• Senior Transportation Engineer

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    PR-San Juan
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Civil
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Senior Transportation Engineer to join our team in San Juan, Puerto Rico.


    The Senior Transportation Engineer will lead and support the successful delivery of urban and rural transportation infrastructure and civil engineering projects throughout Puerto Rico. Additionally, this key team leader will be involved in identifying and developing new business opportunities with existing and potential clients in the public and private sectors. This role includes working closely with other Wood business units to pursue local and international opportunities in transportation, infrastructure, engineering, mining, oil and gas, water management or other resource projects.


    The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate recent transportation engineering experience in the consulting industry and/or experience working with, or for, public sector clients in Puerto Rico.


    Key Responsibilities: 

    • Transportation planning, traffic engineering, preliminary engineering and detailed design
    • Developing cost estimates and professional reports
    • Function as a project discipline lead or project manager as required
    • Coach, mentor and provide technical leadership to junior staff
    • Oversee the preparation and review of reports, plans, specifications and tender documents
    • Quality control checks on engineering and design deliverables
    • Tender preparation and construction contract administration
    • Providing technical support during construction
    • Preparation of written proposals and presentations
    • Client liaison and relationship management
    • Identification and development of new business opportunities

    Skills / Qualifications

    Role Requirements:

    • Excellent verbal, comprehension and written communication skills - a strong command of the Spanish and English language is critical
    • Minimum 20 years of relevant experience
    • Familiarity with Puerto Rico Transportation, City of San Juan and TAC design standards
    • Urban transportation engineering experience
    • Construction site experience
    • Strong time management and organizational skills
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
    • Working knowledge of Microsoft Project
    • University degree in Civil Engineering
    • Registration as a Professional Engineer in Puerto Rico
    • Occasional short-term travel
    • Self-starter, able to work effectively with minimal direction

    In addition to the mandatory requirements, the following items would be considered assets for this role:

    • Design/Build or P3 experience
    • Transit experience
    • PTOE
    • PMP
    • Construction contractor experience

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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