HNTB Sr. Mechanical Section Leader (Rail & Facilities) in Allentown, Pennsylvania
What We're Looking For
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 staff in providing high-quality service. Section Managers are typically responsible for up to 10 direct and indirect reports.
Primary Focus Will Include:
Responsible for completion of discipline engineering project elements such as reports, designs, specifications, and plans.
Work independently and with team to oversee the completion of mechanical, plumbing, fire protection, and industrial designs.
Coordinate, delegate, and assign team for the preparation of design details, plans, drawings and other tasks.
Perform design reviews for all deliverables produced by Mechanical team.
Develop and make recommendations for potential design and construction change orders.
Provide technical guidance to team.
Having responsibility of team's overall quality control of project team.
Works closely with other disciplines on multi-discipline projects and assignments.
Responsible for 4 for 4 delivery by delivering quality projects, on time, on budget, and to the client's satisfaction.
Conducting, orchestrating, and coordinating project specific field visits.
Scheduled, conducting, and documenting project specific client meetings.
Developing scope, schedules, staffing plans, budgets for various pursuits and proposal.
Required Qualifications and Skills:
Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering
10+ years practical experience in Transit & Facilities
2+ years supervisory experience
Professional Engineer (PE) certification
Preferred Qualifications and Skills:
- Project Management Professional (PMP)
What You'll Need
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.
- Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with 8 years of practical experience including 2 years of leadership experience.
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Engineering Group