HDR Section Manager-Transportation Architecture in Boston, Massachusetts

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Responsibilities The primary duties of the Section Manager-Transportation Architecture include responsibility and leadership for operations of a production section including staff development, profitability, morale, quality control and marketing support. Will function as a project manager and production on projects in addition to management responsibilities. Will be administratively responsible for the section staff and technical service functions and will lead and coordinate services with other sections. Will be responsible for overseeing project performance and monitoring the financials of projects. Will also be involved in QA/QC. Must be a technically strong architect with solid transit focus. Will be involved in marketing planning proposals and interviews and be directly involved with clients. See that all work is planned organized controlled and evaluated through a pro-active project management system. Implement monitor and support company policy. Select train develop and manage technical personnel. Experience in the management and development of multi-discipline teams. Work cooperatively with National Directors and marketing in local and national marketing and production efforts. Keyword(s) Section Manager, Transportation Architecture, Transit Architecture, Infrastructure architecture, job #146673,**LI-MP1

  • Qualifications: * • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Architecture • Registered Architect in Massachussets • 15 years of project management experience in transportation infrastructure projects. • Proven ability to lead staff and to assist in business development and marketing efforts for transportation architecture clients in New England and contacts within the area with clients (such as MBTA) that will support and expand our Transportation Architecture practice. • Excellent writing and communication Skills are required. • Experience with Microsoft Office (Word Excel Project). • Must be able to lead a team on projects. • Good planning and mentoring skills. • Experience and/or interest in sustainable design/LEED desired but not required. • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must. • Candidates who reside locally in the greater Boston area are preferred.


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Job: *Transit

Title: Section Manager-Transportation Architecture

Location: Massachusetts-Boston

Requisition ID: 146673