Haskell is looking for a Director - Engineering to join our team in the Dallas office. With customer service a top priority, the Haskell culture is responsive, entrepreneurial, and collaborative. Excellence and delivering successful results are only possible with talented professionals and we seek the best to join our team. Director - Engineering will direct and be accountable for all aspects of the Transportation Engineering business in the Dallas Office. The candidate will help create a strategic plan for a Transportation Engineering business in the Texas market. The plan will align with the overall Haskell strategic plan for the development of a Transportation Design business in all of the Haskell offices.
Facilitate the creation of a strategic plan in alignment with the overall Haskell strategic plan for the development of a Transportation Design business in Texas
Identify existing and new target clients for the establishment of the business in Texas
Execute projects, meeting or exceeding client expectations for quality, schedule, and budget
Execute projects, meeting or exceeding internal expectations for quality, schedule, labor/cost budgets, project profitability, safety, and client satisfaction
Hire and grow a team who will complete the following in support of the office:
Create & cultivate key relationships within target client organizations
Identify project opportunities early and facilitate go/no-go decisions in cooperation with Haskell leadership.
Grow a successful engineering office.
Recruit key project staff with design and project management capabilities.
Collaborate to leverage existing Benham and Haskell engineering and design-build capabilities for the growth of the organization
Ensure profitable and sound growth
Participate in go/no-go evaluations, ensure the establishment of project work plans, and review fee estimates
Recruit, develop, and retain high performers
Bachelor’s degree in engineering
10 years of progressive experience in transportation design leading to 5 years as an independent lead designer and culminating with at least 3 years successfully performing design management and coordination activities as a project manager or in assistance to a design project manager
Working knowledge of one or two highly related design disciplines (civil, roadway, or bridge) and the ability to manage and coordinate all design activities thereof
Specific Knowledge, Skills, License, Certifications, Etc.:
Professional registration or registration eligible
Intermediate skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Knowledge of design document production and presentation software
Ability to budget, manage, and forecast in EcoSys or other business unit approved design management software
Communications, negotiations, management, and leadership skills
Knowledge and experience in design project management including, but not limited to, budgeting, scheduling, proposal writing, staffing, coordination, forecasting, conflict resolution, and change management
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