|Job Ref:||30010||Employer:||WSP Group||Country:||United States||City:||Sacramento||Address:||Post Date:||21/10/2016 05:11|
About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff|
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. The firm's expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 34,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. NA
Here is your opportunity to work on the first ever high-speed rail program in the U.S. while growing your career on a groundbreaking project. The California High-Speed Rail program will connect the mega-regions of the state, contribute to economic development and a cleaner environment, create jobs and preserve agricultural and protected lands. By 2029, the system will run from San Francisco to the Los Angeles basin in under three hours at speeds of more than 200 miles per hour. The system will also extend to Sacramento and San Diego, totaling 800 miles with up to 24 stations.
The California High Speed Rail Authority has awarded WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff the Program Management role within the Rail Delivery Partners (RDP) program delivery team. As a result we have an immediate opportunity for a Project Manager to work on the CHSR reporting to the Program Management Team Regional Director of Projects, Northern California. Functionally, the position will be a key member of the CHSRP project management delivery team (PM Delivery Team) providing full time support to the project delivery team and responsible for the management and oversight of multiple projects with a combined value in excess of one billion dollars. The assignment is located in the CHSR Sacramento, CA office.
The Project Manager is responsible for facilitating the successful delivery of assigned projects from inception to close-out, on schedule, within budget, in accordance with the approved scope, meeting established quality requirements and objectives under the direction of the Regional Director of Projects and working in concert with the PM Delivery Team.
The Project Manager position requires relevant experience in the Transportation and Rail Transit industry with strong client relationships. The ideal candidate must demonstrate a high degree of creativity, foresight, and engineering judgment in planning, analyzing and influencing complex projects and programs of significant size and importance. The person must be a self-starter, who can execute strategy and achieve results.
The Project Manager position requires:
EOE / Veteran / Disability / Gender (M-F) / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation