WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Supervising Construction Engineer / Project Manager (ID# 37603) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Supervising Construction Engineer / Project Manager (ID# 37603) Fort Lauderdale, FL

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: 10 Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP USA is seeking a highly motivated Supervising Construction Engineer / Project Manager to support our thriving Transportation and Infrastructure sector in Florida . This position will be based in Ft. Lauderdale / South Florida and will focus in FDOT District 4 and District 6.

The Supervising Construction Engineer provides technical leadership for complex construction management projects or programs, serving as a Project Manager supervising construction engineering and inspection activities. This position must be capable of applying diversified knowledge of construction engineering principles and practices and independently making decisions on significant construction engineering problems

Responsibilities include:

  • Directs a highly-complex and specialized construction engineering administration and inspection program

  • Recognizes construction problems and applies standard techniques and procedures to solve the problem

  • Develops and reviews policies, methods, practices, and procedures

  • Reviews programs for conformance with Departmental standards

  • May recommend field changes to drawings and specifications

  • May supervise field inspection staff, directing and assigning specific tasks

  • Reviews and approves daily inspection reports and project documentation

  • Maintains daily contact with client and contractors to discuss construction activities

  • Attends construction meetings with client and contractors.

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a directly-relevant field (e.g. Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Structural Engineering, etc.)

  • 10+ years of progressively-responsible experience relevant to this role in transportation infrastructure construction

  • Registered Professional Engineer in the state of Florida

  • Strong working knowledge of FDOT policies and procedures relative to design and construction management projects.

  • Working knowledge of applicable standards, specifications and materials

  • Effective oral and written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MS degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Structural Engineering, or related discipline

  • Advanced FDOT MOT

About WSP USA

WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa

WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?

EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation

The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.

EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation.