Program Manager - 2664
Baltimore, MD

Program Manager - 2664

This Opportunity

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Full-Time Program Manager for our Baltimore, Maryland office. Be involved in projects with our PM/CM Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.

The Program Manager plans, coordinates, tracks, and manages the development and implementation of programs and initiatives in the Infrastructure Systems Group (ISG) or other areas in the WSSC. This includes the continuous improvement of processes and practices. The Program Manager has the responsibility for various phases of a program and project and is responsible for continuous improvement of processes and practices. Project team membership will be functionally diverse, reflecting the intent and objectives of individual processes, projects, phases and initiatives.

Your Impact

  • Leads and manages complex water/sewer pipeline infrastructure design and other programs to assure delivery of individual projects in accordance with established WSSC goals, policies and procedures
  • Work with business and customer stakeholders to define project objectives and requirements
  • Prioritize requirements and define scope to meet program needs in a timely manner
  • Develop, maintain, and distribute (as appropriate) standard project management deliverables for the successful project/program completion, including: implementation plans, project schedules, project budgets and variances, issues & action item logs, meeting minutes, risks assessment and contingencies
  • Partner with internal and external development teams to deliver on time and with the quality required.
  • Work with business and customer stakeholders to define project objectives and requirements
  • Prioritize requirements and define scope to meet program needs in a timely manner
  • Develop, maintain, and distribute (as appropriate) standard project management deliverables for the successful project/program completion, including: implementation plans, project schedules, project budgets and variances, issues & action item logs, meeting minutes, risks assessment and contingencies
  • Partner with internal and external development teams to deliver on time and with the quality required
  • Assist in developing Standard Operating Procedures and manuals to support water/sewer programs
  • Works with the staff, WSSC internal customers, contractors, consultants, and/or project delivery teams to establish critical quality control checkpoints, including acceptance criteria sign-off, project schedule and time line commitments, critical path definition, training, and project status reporting
  • Conduct post-project review to document lessons learned and provide guidance for future implementation work
  • Participate on project teams
  • Gather data and prepare diagnostic and prescriptive reports on significant group or institutional issues;
  • 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
  • Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.

Who You Are

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in degree in civil engineering, environmental engineering or similar area.
  • 7 years of project management experience with business and technical professionals in the delivery of water/sewer asset programs, capital projects, or related project management experience. Experience includes 3 years of managing of large, complex projects.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification 
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies  

This position is subject to and contingent upon client approval of candidates put forth for consideration by WSP.