Right of Way (ROW) Assistant Project Manager - 48295
Sacramento, CA

Right of Way (ROW) Assistant Project Manager - 48295

Be involved in projects with our California High Speed Rail Real Property 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!
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Right of Way (ROW) Assistant Project Manager for our Sacramento, CA program office.
The Assistant Project Manager is responsible for facilitating the successful delivery of assigned projects from inception to close-out, on schedule, within budget, in accordance with the approved scope, meeting established quality requirements and objectives under the direction of the Project Manager.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assists in Planning, organizing, coordinating, and managing delivery of right-of-way projects including but not limited to acquisition, land conveyance, reporting, etc.
  • Support the development, continual improvement and implementation of: strategies, policies and procedures, systems and tools, to support right-of-way delivery for needed areas.
  • Support Project Manager in special tasks, duties, and reporting.
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.
Minimum Qualifications:
  • Three (3) years of project management experience with a focus on real property on complex mega-construction projects or projects of similar magnitude.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management or a closely related field.
  • Strong project and construction management background with focus on real property.
  • Proficiency and knowledge of computer software applications such as Microsoft Excel, Word, Visio, Project, and PowerPoint.
  • Experience with major capital infrastructure projects and the areas of scope, policy, strategy and procedures on real property.
  • Demonstrate a broad knowledge of budget processes, workload development, resource management, and project management concepts for innovative delivery projects, including design build.
  • 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.
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Professional Engineer (P.E.) in California, Project Management Professional (PMP), and Lean 6 Sigma Experience.
  • Excellent communication and negotiating skills (both written and oral), and the ability to speak knowledgeably with other consultants, stakeholders, other governmental agencies and individual citizens.

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. www.wsp.com/usa
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 (and all of its US companies) 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.
This position is subject to and contingent upon client approval of candidates put forth for consideration by WSP.