254 results
254 results
Transportation Service Leader
Offices
modesto, CA
Categories
Transportation Civil Engineering
Transportation Service Leader
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Develop and coordinate service-specific education and staff development.
  • Works with Division Leader, Regional Service Leader, and local leaders to develop and implement a strategic plan to advance service initiatives that supports the goals of the division. 
  • Provide leadership, mentoring and empowerment to transportation service staff throughout California.
  • Works with Regional Service Leader, and local leaders to develop short- and long-term growth plans for the transportation service.
  • Ensure company culture, policies and procedures are consistently implemented within the service group.
  • Stay current on service-specific trends, technology, software, hardware and equipment. Drive value based on innovation.
  • Work with  Regional Service Leader, and local leaders to develop and implement standards for work products specific to the service such as design standards, reports, specifications, data files, etc.
  • Responsible for service-based workload coordination across the region.
  • Advise Regional Service Leader, and local leaders in hiring decisions and identify technical resource needs as it relates to the service group in the region.
  • Support market-based and/or service-based business development in each office in the region by providing technical expertise and transportation revenue generation.
  • Work with Regional Service Leader, and local leaders to:
    • Develop and implement a strategic plan to advance the service in California
    • Advance service initiatives within the California offices
    • Support the goals of the division
    • Provide advice in hiring decisions
    • Identify technical resource needs as it relates to the service groups
    • Develop short- and long-term growth plans for the service
    • Develop and implement standards for work products specific to the service such as design standards, reports, specifications, data files, etc.
  • Provide leadership, mentoring and empowerment to the office service team
  • Partner with local leaders on project proposal efforts, for service-specific components
  • Stay current on service-specific trends and drive value through innovation
  • Implement, monitor and maintain procedures and quality standards for the service team
  • Support market-based and/or service-based business development by providing technical expertise and transportation revenue generation
  • Manage the design and delivery of multidisciplined projects in a profitable manner
  • Supervise the work of project managers and engineers
  • Develop project work plans and budget projections and effectively deploy resources
  • Review, interpret and act on business metrics including utilization, backlog, WIP and AR
  • Prepare, maintain and coordinate project schedules
  • Develop and track milestones to ensure on-time and on-budget delivery
  • Complete monthly project accounting and invoicing
  • Represent Westwood and our clients in meetings with governmental agencies
  • Write proposals, prepare qualification packages and lead project interviews
  • Recruit, grow, mentor and train staff
  • Build relationships internally and externally with clients and strategic partners
  • Lead transportation business development activities
  • Negotiate contract terms and conditions
  • Lead by example – display solid judgment, good values, trust, honesty, openness, and professionalism.
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Assistant Civil Project Manager - Land Development
Offices
modesto, CA
Categories
Civil Engineering Project Management
Assistant Civil Project Manager - Land Development
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Uses good time management methods and habits to meet schedule requirements.
  • Uses developed organizational skills to deliver projects efficiently and thoroughly.
  • Effectively uses current computer aided design and production software to maximize efficiency of project delivery.
  • Takes proactive role to enhance the professional development of assigned personnel.
  • Creates and maintains a positive environment and team approach for all assignments.
  • Actively performs other tasks as assigned, or as individually identified, to benefit the overall company efficiency and work environment.
  • Protects the well-being of the client and the company at all times.
  • Effectively utilizes and implements the Company’s QA/QC Policy.
  • Proficiently reviews project contracts and coordinates with the Principal in Charge for execution.
  • Successfully manages and designs numerous civil engineering projects of medium to high complexity.
  • Performs all project billing, collections and job cost analysis to maximize project profitability while maintaining quality of project deliverables.
  • Begins to assume role in marketing of existing clients.
  • Performs manpower projections and staffing management for multiple tasks or projects.
  • Maintains multiple project deadline schedules for allocation of resources.
  • Maintains effective communications with multiple design teams, other design consultants, Internal Survey Department (re: schedules, deliverables and billings) and other appropriate parties, both verbal and written.
  • Serves as a technical expert in a defined area.
    • Assigns and oversees project assignments;
    • Reviews work for accuracy and completeness;
    • Promotes professional development;
    • Maintains job satisfaction and morale;
    • Assists with performance evaluations; and
    • Recommends compensation adjustments and/or promotions.
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Civil Project Engineer - Land Development
Offices
fresno, CA
Categories
Civil Engineering Project Management
Civil Project Engineer - Land Development
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Executes land development civil engineering projects efficiently (meets schedules and budgets)
  • Supports land development civil teams to produce civil plan sets.
  • Effectively manages internal support teams (survey, traffic, hydrology and hydraulics, etc.) – able to communicate/manage technical details as well as schedules and budgets.
  • Implements QA/QC program and ensures compliance within project team.
  • Works with City/County staff for approval of project plans.
  • Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and allocate resources through differing project stages.
  • Administers the construction services portions of projects including RFI response, site meetings with contractors, etc.
  • Effectively leads up to five (5) assigned technical personnel including:
    • Assigns and oversees project assignments;
    • Reviews work for accuracy and completeness;
    • Trains staff in civil engeering design and CAD/Civil3D;
    • Recommends compensation adjustments and/or promotions.
The compensation for this position is competitive and will be determined based on the candidate's experience, skills, and qualification. Additionally, this is bonus-eligible position, offering further potential for financial recognition based on performance and company success. 
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Civil Graduate Engineer
Offices
pleasanton, CA
Categories
Civil Engineering
Civil Graduate Engineer
Duties and Responsibilities
• Prepare various exhibits and design drawings using AutoCAD Civil3D• Coordination with agency staff and internal support teams on designs, analysis, and issues• Preparation of entitlement documents in support of Tentative Maps, Vacations, Zone Changes, Entitlements, etc.• Calculation of quantities using Microsoft Excel and justification letters using Microsoft Word• Assist with construction drawings using AutoCAD Civil3D including grading plans; plan and profiles; construction details; storm drain, water and sewer facilities; signage and striping plans• Assist with Engineer's cost estimate and technical specifications
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Environmental Scientist
Offices
fort worth, TX
Categories
Environmental
Environmental Scientist
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Communicating and collaborating with project managers, engineers, clients, and government agencies to conduct critical environmental issues analyses following industry and company standards. This may include:
  • Field delineation of wetlands and other waters of the U.S.,
  • Section 404 permitting through the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,
  • Conducting tree inventories and preparing tree preservation and mitigation plans,
  • Preparing stormwater pollution prevention plans and conduct stormwater inspections,
  • Conducting water and soil sampling,
  • Conducting Threatened and Endangered species investigations,
  • Conducting cultural resource inquiries,
  • Conducting Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments,
  • Utilizing ArcGIS Pro to prepare GIS-based exhibits and data management,
  • Utilizing GPS and GNSS units for field surveying and mapping,
  • Function as support staff to existing business lines (land development and oil & gas).
  • General project assistance for report preparation, peer-reviews, technical writing guidance, GIS support, and organizational assistance to meet strict deadlines.
  • Supporting projects for different markets within Westwood – aviation, land development, renewables and public infrastructure.
  • Ability to work in the office and out in the field during all times of the year.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
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Cybersecurity Engineer
Offices
plano, TX
Categories
Information Technology
Cybersecurity Engineer
Duties and Responsibilities
• Monitor Westwood's networks for security breaches and investigate violations when they occur.• Install and use software, such as firewalls and data encryption programs, to protect sensitive information.• Perform vulnerability testing, risk analyses, and security assessments.• Define and implement security standards, policies, and procedures that meet or exceed industry best practices.• Facilitate internal and external security audits.• Work with Legal to perform client contract reviews.• Anticipate security alerts, incidents, and disasters and reduce their likelihood.• Manage network, intrusion detection, and prevention systems.• Analyze security breaches to determine their root cause.• Coordinate security plans with outside vendors.
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Civil Staff Engineer - Infrastructure Design
Offices
frisco, TX
Categories
Civil Engineering
Civil Staff Engineer - Infrastructure Design
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Assist project team in design of public infrastructure such as water & sanitary sewer lines, roadways, water plants, lift stations, wastewater treatment facilities, etc.
  • Assist project team in preparation of construction drawings, technical specifications, and contract documents.
  • Prepare engineering reports, feasibility studies, and utility evaluations
  • Prepare various exhibits and design drawings using AutoCAD Civil3D & Bluebeam
  • Coordination with agency staff and internal support teams on designs, analysis, and issues
  • Utilizing Microsoft Office Suite to develop calculations in Excel, reports and letters in Word, and presentations in PowerPoint
  • Assist with construction drawings using AutoCAD Civil3D including grading plans; plan and profiles; construction details; storm drain, water and sewer facilities; signage and striping plans
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Engineering Technician
Offices
minnetonka, MN
Categories
Civil Engineering
Engineering Technician
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Create, edit, and modify CAD drawings
  • Apply Westwood Company CAD standard, practices, and procedures in creating and modifying CAD drawings
  • Collaborate in a team environment
  • Coordinate filing, storage, and retrieval of drawings and documents
  • Work with extreme precision and accuracy in creating design drawings
  • Plot and check drawings
  • Willing to take on other duties as assigned
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Substation Engineer - P&C
Offices
lake mary, FL
Categories
Substation Electrical Engineering
Substation Engineer - P&C
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Performs all aspects of design for high voltage (4kV – 230kV) and EHV (above 230kV) substation projects to include:
    • Development of
      • One-line diagrams
      • Three-line diagrams
      • Potential and current schematics
      • Control schematics
      • Alarm schematics
      • Communications schematics
      • Wiring Diagrams
      • Protection and control specifications (Preferred)
      • I/O mapping (Preferred)
      • Points mapping (Preferred)
      • Relay settings (Preferred)
      • Documentation for Design Calculations
      • Construction Documentation (Sequence and RFP)
    • Technical Support
      • Procurement
      • Construction
    • Active Coordination
      • Ability to work seamlessly with a P&C Designer to develop the above listed schematics as well as the associated wiring diagrams.
      • Ability to coordinate efforts with other various external and internal project team members, with familiarity in identifying when coordination is needed with certain design disciplines such as transmission line engineers, distribution line engineers, telecom engineers, etc.
    • Other Expectations
      • Keenly focused on production of high-quality work and supports continuous improvement efforts.
      • Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment on multiple projects.
      • Responsible for assisting with identification of key client interests and drivers and may determine the key clients in some instances.
      • Communicates client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work.
      • Serves as a technical specialist for system protection and communication and has knowledge and skillset to provide consultation and guidance to project teams.
      • Remove any impediments that are obstructing the engineering team from achieving its goals.
      • Works to advise Management about how to maximize ROI for the team.
      • Attending all client technical review meetings.
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Substation Engineer - P&C
Offices
lansdale, PA
Categories
Substation Electrical Engineering
Substation Engineer - P&C
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Performs all aspects of design for high voltage (4kV – 230kV) and EHV (above 230kV) substation projects to include:
    • Development of
      • One-line diagrams
      • Three-line diagrams
      • Potential and current schematics
      • Control schematics
      • Alarm schematics
      • Communications schematics
      • Wiring Diagrams
      • Protection and control specifications (Preferred)
      • I/O mapping (Preferred)
      • Points mapping (Preferred)
      • Relay settings (Preferred)
      • Documentation for Design Calculations
      • Construction Documentation (Sequence and RFP)
    • Technical Support
      • Procurement
      • Construction
    • Active Coordination
      • Ability to work seamlessly with a P&C Designer to develop the above listed schematics as well as the associated wiring diagrams.
      • Ability to coordinate efforts with other various external and internal project team members, with familiarity in identifying when coordination is needed with certain design disciplines such as transmission line engineers, distribution line engineers, telecom engineers, etc.
    • Other Expectations
      • Keenly focused on production of high-quality work and supports continuous improvement efforts.
      • Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment on multiple projects.
      • Responsible for assisting with identification of key client interests and drivers and may determine the key clients in some instances.
      • Communicates client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work.
      • Serves as a technical specialist for system protection and communication and has knowledge and skillset to provide consultation and guidance to project teams.
      • Remove any impediments that are obstructing the engineering team from achieving its goals.
      • Works to advise Management about how to maximize ROI for the team.
      • Attending all client technical review meetings.
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