Structures Group Director - Pennsylvania

    • HNTB Corp
  • Philadelphia, PA
  • Posted 60+ days ago | Updated 7 hours ago

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

Quality control
Finance
Coaching
FOCUS
Mentorship
Professional development
Evaluation
Metrics
Quality assurance
Office management
Customer service
Technical direction
Management
Collaboration
SCA
Project delivery
SDA
Planning
Proposal writing
Customer satisfaction
Sales
Marketing
Strategic planning
Leadership
Reporting
Succession planning
Project management
Project scoping
Budget
Quality management
Research
Specification
Supervision
PMP
PTC
Design
Inspection
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Job Details

What We're Looking For

At HNTB, you can create a career that is meaningful to you while building communities that matter to all of us. For more than a century, we have been delivering solutions for some of the largest, most complex infrastructure projects across the country. With our historic growth, it is an exciting time to join our team of employee-owners.

Responsible for leading a professional or technical multi-discipline group in the design, development and delivery of project tasks while managing scope, budget, and quality control. Oversees departments and sections financial metrics to ensure adherence with the group's goals and in align with office expectations. The Group Director collaborates with leadership across the office and division to apply the firm's strategic sales and planning approaches while assisting with project pursuits and proposals. This position coordinates project priorities, staffing schedules, and staff assignments to ensure clients are provided the proper resources at the appropriate time. Responsible for technical coaching and mentoring and efficient, productive utilization of staff in providing high-quality service.

Primary Focus Will Include:
  • Actively manages assigned project management activities (project scope, schedule, budget, and quality management) and performs technical discipline tasks including research, reports, design, specifications, and plan preparation.
  • Establishes and/or reviews priorities and work schedules and coordinates resource needs/assignments.
  • Assists in marketing responsibilities, including proposal generation. Responsible for the hiring, supervision, mentoring, professional development, evaluation, and termination of department staff members.
  • Works to develop technical strategies and procedures. Monitors and develops appropriate professional standards and integrates the plans and metrics for quality assurance through all phases of project delivery.
  • Collaborates with and supports the Office Leader, Office Management Team, Client Service Leaders, Market Sector Leaders, and other Group & Department Managers in accomplishing their sales and performance goals. Leads staff and provides technical direction and supervision of multiple projects.

What You'll Do:
  • Directs and supervises the development and management of the operating budgets for the departments within the Group and coordination with the office's budget.
  • Responsible for the oversight of the group (multiple departments) activities, establish priorities and assign staff to projects. Collaborate with other groups, offices and divisions on work-sharing needs and opportunities.
  • Drives the implementation of the firm's strategic plan and HNTB's Sophisticated Sales Approach (SSA) process on project pursuits and markets with the Group and office, including development of strategic planning strategies.
  • Drives the implementation of the firm's contracting (SCA) process through project delivery and contracting activities including scope, work plan and fee reviews for all contracting activities impacting the group.
  • Drives the implementation of the firm's project delivery (SDA) process including Work Planning, Monthly Project Reviews and other project performance methods to ensure quality work, on time, on schedule, to the client's satisfaction.
  • Assists in marketing responsibilities, including client discovery, proposal generation, interviews, and win-to-work activities
  • Maintains client contacts to ensure client satisfaction. Leads and assists in sales and marketing efforts for department's growth.
  • Assists in the development and execution of the office strategic plan. May participate of the Office Leadership Team (OLT)
  • Recruits, hires, develops and retains department staff within the group, including supporting Department Managers with the development of plans for staff reporting, performance and compensation reviews, and succession planning.
  • Manages assigned project management activities (project scope, schedule, budget and quality management) and performs technical discipline tasks including research, reports, design, specifications and plan preparation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

What You'll Need:
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering with 12 years of practical experience including 4 years of supervisory experience

What We Prefer:
  • Master's degree
  • 15 years practical experience
  • 6 years supervisory experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification
  • American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) certification
  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Familiarity with our Core Clients: DRPA, Amtrak, PennDOT, SEPTA and PTC.
  • Familiarity with Bridge Design and Analysis, Bridge Rehabilitation, Structure Facility Design and Bridge Inspection.

Additional Information

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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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Locations:

Allentown, PA (Lehigh Valley), Harrisburg, PA, King of Prussia, PA (Norristown), Philadelphia, PA (Pennsylvania), Pittsburgh, PA

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Job Type: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full time

Job Category: Engineering Group

ReqID: R-20709
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