|Position description||Wärtsilä Energy Solutions is looking for a Chief Civil Project Engineer to join our growing team in the Americas. The position reports to General Manager, Civil Engineering & Layouts and will be part of the civil pool. The position will be based in Houston, Texas.|
-Support Sales and Project Organization in Americas region through engineering the appropriate product solution for a project and/or equipment delivery.
-Coach, direct or guide junior engineers. Organize and co-ordinate activities & resources to meet project and group objectives.
-Secure project objectives and deliver results overseeing all technical and economic aspects in assigned responsibility area.
-Make site visits, document findings and present work in written and or oral form to both internal and external project stakeholders.
-Develop and maintain US market knowledge including codes, laws and regulations.
-Manage activities in civil responsibility area and project activities together with suppliers, service providers and internal team members.
-Deliver technical solutions in different project phases responding to customer requirements.
-Ensure that activities (such as quality management, engineering, purchasing, logistics, manufacturing, construction and installation) are performed according to technical solution, contract and or customer requirements.
-Plan and execute activities with the total costs, schedule, quality and customer needs in focus.
-Control and report projects status and results with adequate conclusions.
-Identify, mitigate, monitor and report risks in own responsibility area
-Participate in customer and / or stakeholder negotiations and maintain good customer and / or stakeholder relationships.
-Communicate and work with stakeholders to meet their needs and address concerns and issues.
-Earthworks and soil improvement
-Concrete structures (foundations and other structures)
-Steel structures (building frames and support structures)
-Building envelope (walls and roof)
-Strong leader, capable of leading and managing the civil scope in projects. This includes civil design as well as construction/installation aspects.
-Strong ability to understand design of Civil systems and ability to read, direct design and check civil drawings. A thorough understanding of how the civil drawings fit in with other disciplines’ drawings is required.
-Knowledge of civil construction, construction of power plants and associated equipment.
-Subcontracting knowledge to both negotiate and steer hired contractors a big plus.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English (Spanish is a plus);
PC (desktops/laptops), use of MS Office applications and IM tools, AutoCAD, MS Project
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in civil engineering (foreign equivalent acceptable) 2 years working experience in civil engineering and construction.
Project engineering experience is an asset.
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Successful applicant must be authorized to work in the USA without sponsorship.
We look forward to hearing from you. Qualified candidates must apply online http://www.wartsila.com/en/careers/vacancies.
Wärtsilä North America values our employees. We offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Wärtsilä North America is an EOE/AA employer.