WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Senior Supervising Construction Engineer / Project Manager (ID# 37602) in Herndon, Virginia

Senior Supervising Construction Engineer / Project Manager (ID# 37602) Herndon, VA

Category: Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: 15 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 Senior Supervising Construction Engineer / Project Manager in our Herndon, VA office to support our thriving Transportation and Infrastructure practice in the region.

The Senior Supervising Construction Engineer performs as a Senior Resident Engineer or Project/Program Manager on a large, complex construction management and engineering activity on assigned project/program. The chosen candidate must be capable of analyzing all technical aspects of project/program, defining scope, and recommending major construction changes.

Responsibilities include:

  • Plans, organizes, and supervises construction engineering activities for a major project

  • Serves as the contracting officer’s technical representative for the management and inspection of contractor construction activities, payments, processing and negotiation of claims and change orders

  • Supervises a staff of construction management personnel consisting of engineers, inspectors, project control, office engineers, project administrators, and specialty sub-consultants

  • Supports the VA Construction Services Area Manager with 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.)

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

  • Registered Professional Engineer in the state of Virginia or ability to become registered within 6 months

  • Certified Construction Manager (CCM) is required.

  • Strong working knowledge of DOT 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 MOT


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.

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.