Section Manager - Water Resources

    • HNTB Corp
  • Kansas City, MO
  • Posted 31 days ago | Updated 1 hour ago

Overview

On Site
Full Time

Skills

Quality control
Professional development
Training and development
Strategic planning
Project delivery
Customer satisfaction
Project management
Project scoping
Quality management
Leadership
Design
Management
Budget
Recruiting
Coaching
Mentorship
Forecasting
Training
Sales
SCA
SDA
Planning
Marketing
Proposal writing
Reporting
Research
Specification
Supervision
Marketing operations
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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.

This opportunity entails being responsible for leading a professional or technical discipline section in the design, development and delivery of project tasks while managing scope, budget, and quality control. 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 water resources staff in providing high-quality service. The number of employees directly and indirectly supervised by the Section Manager- Engineering is at least 5 but typically 7 - 10 or more.

What You'll Do:
  • Develops, monitors and manages the section's operating budget in support of the group or office operating budget and forecast updates.
  • Responsible for the management, growth and professional development of discipline-specific engineering section. Coordinates section activities establishes priorities and staff to jobs. Ensures staff development, mentoring and training needs are being met. Collaborates with other Sections and Departments within the office on work-sharing needs and opportunities.
  • Supports the implementation of the firm's strategic plan and HNTB's Sophisticated Sales Approach (SSA) process on project pursuits in the Section and office, including development of Section-level strategic planning strategies.
  • Supports 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 Section.
  • Supports 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
  • Recruits, hires, develops and retains section staff, including development of plan for staff reporting, performance and compensation reviews, and succession.
  • 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 8 years of practical experience including 2 years of leadership experience.

What We Prefer:
  • Master's degree in Engineering
  • 10 years practical experience in Water Resources
  • 2 years supervisory experience
  • Professional Engineer (PE) certification
  • Knowledge of Water Resources design including software
  • Knowledge of Local Clients

Additional Information

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Visa sponsorship is available for this position.

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Locations:

Kansas City, MO, Overland Park, KS (Sprint Parkway)

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Job Type: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full time

Job Category: Engineering Group

ReqID: R-20622