Senior Supervising Planner (Transportation) (ID# 33539)(Senior Supervising Planner (Transportation))

Company: WSP / USA ( Learn More )

General Information
4 Year Degree
Greater than 15 years
Not Specified
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 USA has an immediate opening in the Minneapolis, Minnesota office for a dynamic Senior Supervising Transportation Planner. The right candidate for this role can handle a wide array of projects and multiple assignments. Current projects in the Twin Cities metropolitan area include ReThinking I-94 Corridor Study, and MnPASS and Toll operations.   The selected candidate will think creatively and critically about planning issues, team assignments, and business development.     Job Duties Include:
  • Leading project tasks and/or managing transportation planning and/or
  • Developing and maintaining project scopes, schedules and budgets
  • Coordinating and/or preparing technical reports
  • Participating and coordinating public and stakeholder public meetings and public participation/outreach processes
  • Working with clients and agencies to identify and develop pursuits
  • Serving as project manager or task leader in major projects
  • Preparing, editing, formatting and producing technical reports and displays
  • Staying abreast of planning policies, procedures and legislation and assist in interpreting their applicability to specific situations and projects
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Job Requirements
    Education Required:
    • Bachelor's Degree in engineering, planning or closely related field 
    Experience/Skills Required:
    • Ability to effectively present and communicate ideas orally and in written form
    • Critical, strategic and creative thinking skills
    • Excellent project/task management skills
    • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
    • Successful experience working with Departments of Transportation, transit agencies, and/or local municipalities
    • Computer skills (i.e. MS Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, GIS)
    • Minimum of 15 years of progressively responsible relevant experience (within the Twin Cities region is a plus)
    • Experience with transportation planning projects, including transit, and multimodal planning
    • An understanding of varied projects and processes such as corridor studies, master plans, transit plans, feasibility studies, statewide and regional transportation plans, planning reports and other analyses 
    Desired Qualifications:
    • Professional registration is preferred (AICP or PE) 
      The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.    EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender (M-F)/Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation   #CB #SG