Structures Representative

Full Time | 12 days

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Full Time

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Structures Representative (ID# 48344) Sacramento, CA 
Category:  Construction
Job Type:  Full Time
Minimum Experience:  7
Required Education:  Bachelor's Degree
Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Construction Services Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!
We are seeking a STRUCTURES REPRESENTATIVE  to join our Construction Services Group in the Sacramento, California office. The Structures Representative provides technical leadership for complex construction management projects or programs, serving as a Structures Representative supervising construction engineering and inspection activities.  This person must be capable of applying diversified knowledge of construction engineering principles and practices and independently making decisions on significant construction engineering problems. Elements to be inspected or monitored may include maintenance of traffic, pile driving, cofferdams, cast-in-place concrete, waterproofing, structural steel, bearings, expansion joints, precast concrete elements, maintenance or traffic and other similar activities.
This is NOT a Structural Design Engineer role. A Structures Representative is a local agency employee (or a consultant hired by a local agency) who performs quality assurance over the contractor’s work that involves structures and who performs the contract’s necessary structure-related administrative tasks.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Reviewing and inspecting plans and calculations for:  falsework; shoring; staging; bridge removal; and other technical submissions, on City, County, and State projects
  • Responding to and effectively resolving field construction issues
  • Conducting meetings between contractor, owner, utilities and other project parties
  • Inspecting, documenting, and coordinating field test of construction materials
  • Analyzing construction costs of changed conditions, drafting change orders, and recommending claims dispositions
  • Preparing constructability reviews and reports
  • Assumes responsibility for field engineering, contract administration, inspection, testing, surveying, and quality control on one large or several small construction projects.
  • Supervises field inspection and field office personnel
  • Represents projects at meetings and conferences
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.
Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:
  • BSCE or related Degree
  • Current California PE license
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience, 5 of which are as a Structures Representative
  • Working knowledge of applicable codes, standards, and material 
  • Valid CA driver's license 
  • Solid written and verbal skills
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies  
  • Must successfully complete and pass WSP’s Motor Vehicle screening.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bridge construction/highway/pubic works/transit/aviation experience 
  • CALTRANS experience 
  • Inspection Certifications 

WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
This position is contingent upon WSP being selected for a contract or program we are currently pursing.
This position is subject to and contingent upon client approval of candidates put forth for consideration by WSP.

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