Senior Supervising Structural Engineer (ID# 32804)

Company: WSP / USA ( Learn More )

General Information
US-MN-Minneapolis
N/A
4 Year Degree
Full-Time
Greater than 15 years
Not Specified
False
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Job Description
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 buildings, transportation, 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. wsp.com.   WSP USA is looking for exceptional candidates for the position of Supervising Structural Engineer for our Minneapolis, MN office.  The successful candidate will work on a variety of structural engineering projects with a focus on transportation structures. 
  • This individual will serve as structural department lead in the Minneapolis Office
  • This individual will also manage medium to large sized projects, and serve as a key technical resource in the Minneapolis office
  • The ideal candidate will have broad-based, hands-on experience in structural engineering with demonstrated ability to manage internal and external staff as well as subconsultants on both Design-Bid-Build and Design-Build projects and programs
  • Demonstrated ability building client relations, understanding client’s needs and utilizing company resources to satisfy client’s needs
  • The successful candidate may work on projects for a variety of clients including but not limited to:
  • Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT)
  • Metro Transit
  • City of Minneapolis
  • Hennepin County
  • A wide range of agencies within the region and beyond
  • Projects may include local, regional, national and international locations
  • The successful candidate will be based in the Minneapolis, Minnesota office with infrequent travel expected 
  •  Responsibilities include:
  • Plan, schedule, coordinate and oversee the work of staff-level engineers and technicians in the Minneapolis Office.
  • Business development and general marketing with an emphasis on bridges and transportation related structures
  • Growing the region’s business and marketplace share
  • Professional development/mentoring and training of professional staff and finding excellent talent for future growth in Minneapolis and the region
  • Establishing or continuing relationships with local and regional clientsto secure backlog and assure future growth
  • Staff mentoring, training and performance reviews
  • Project management of small to large sized transportation projects including technical, budget and schedule
  • Conceptual through final analysis and design of steel and concrete bridges of various types and configurations from simple short spans to long span or complex structures
  • Evaluation of bridges and transportation structures (vehicular, rail and transit facilities) and the identification and prioritization of repairs
  • Analysis and load rating of existing bridges (vehicular and rail)
  • Conceptual through final analysis and design of the rehabilitation of existing bridges
  • Preparation of final drawings, technical specifications, construction cost estimates and construction schedules for new and rehabilitation of existing bridges
  • Review of construction phase submittals
  • Preparation and review of technical reports and cost proposals
  • Quality Control & Assurance reviews of all project deliverables


  • Job Requirements
    • BS degree in Civil Engineering or related field
    • Minimum of 15 years of progressively responsible experience in structural engineering, with an emphasis in transportation/infrastructure
    • Professional Engineer license in the State of Minnesota (or the ability to obtain within 6 months)
    • Extensive participation in Professional Societies/Associations is preferred
    • Good communication skills, both written and oral, in English are essential
    • Experience should include the project management of multi-discipline projects, including the responsibility and control for technical quality, budget and schedule. 
    • Hands-on experience with structural analysis software such as GTSTRUDL, LARSA, SAP2000, and MIDAS are desirable
    • Candidate must be able to work in the United States on a full-time permanent basis immediately.
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