Black & Veatch Technical Director/Regional Practice Lead-Heavy Civil in Denver, Colorado

Technical Director/Regional Practice Lead-Heavy Civil



Date published:17-May-2017

Opportunity:Experienced Hire

Business Line:Water

Business Plan:ENG


Black & Veatch delivers design, procurement and construction solutions that help to provide safe drinking water and effective wastewater management to communities worldwide. We serve public and private clients of every size with a strong focus on life cycle economy, efficiency and reliability.

We find innovative solutions to protect water at its source, treat it to the highest standards, and deliver it to homes and businesses. Then we collect and treat wastewater before reintroducing it safely back into the environment.

Primary Purpose:

Functions as technical specialist, or has management and/or administrative responsibilities for a group. May supervise multi-discipline engineering staff on projects of high complexity, and/or is recognized as a key internal reference point for technical guidance through depth and breadth of knowledge. Responsible for execution of assigned projects. Has some influence for scope of responsibilities within division.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

The roles and responsibility for this position include the following:

  1. Senior professional working with other Heavy Civil senior leaders (Hydro, Dams, Tunnels etc.) with support of all resources within the company

  2. Technical Director providing guidance for scope development, risk management, and quality control and assurances

  3. Emphasis on building strong client relationships with both internal and external clients, assisting internal clients with effective pre-positioning, winning project pursuits and growth of staff

  4. Be available as a Project Director candidate for Heavy Civil pursuits.

  5. Apply and provide the benefit of experience in support of the Heavy Civil business line as well as providing an integrated service offering for broader technical solutions business lines (ie hydro, dams and tunnels) where relevant.

  6. Increase B&V marketplace visibility by leading and assisting local Project Directors with participation in regional conferences and committees, community and civic associations, and other activities.

Minimum Qualifications:

Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized accredited program in their home country or the country in which the professional is practicing. Minimum of 15 years related work experience. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

Drive For Results, Priority Setting, Planning, Delegation, Directing Others, Conflict Management, Customer Focus, Building Effective Teams. Advanced knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline

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