|Job Ref:||31651||Employer:||WSP Group||Country:||United States||City:||Glastonbury||Address:||Post Date:||04/10/2016 05:18|
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
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff's Glastonbury, CT office has an immediate need for a Supervising Transportation Planner. We are seeking a dynamic, innovative and experienced transportation/urban planner to lead our integrated planning practice in Connecticut and manage transportation/urban planning projects. The WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff's Glastonbury office has planned, designed, and/or managed many of Connecticut's most important transportation projects in recent decades, including the New Haven - Hartford - Springfield rail improvements, Pearl Harbor Memorial "Q" Bridge, and the Route 34 / Downtown Crossing project in New Haven. Recent growth areas for the office include a major focus on transportation planning, including transit-oriented development (TOD) planning projects. The candidate who fills this position will play a pivotal role in shaping key transportation projects throughout Connecticut, and supporting the continued growth of the company.
We require a creative team player with strong analytical skills, excellence in oral and written communication, graphic capabilities, a keen understanding of the transportation and urban planning issues affecting the modern city, knowledge of sustainable infrastructure strategies, and proven ability to manage public realm infrastructure and city planning projects. The ideal candidate for this opportunity is a creative problem solver who thrives in a dynamic, fast-paced multidisciplinary team and can provide leadership on a wide range of concurrent projects and assignments.
This position offers the opportunity to work on challenging infrastructure projects throughout New England and beyond, with great potential for professional growth. WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff emphasizes training, mentoring and promotion of high-performing professionals. The successful candidate will help to grow our Connecticut and New England planning practice and to manage and develop staff. As such, the individual will fulfill the following principal duties:
The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.
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