Job Title: Director of Civil Engineering
Location: Columbus, Ohio
We are a dynamic and innovative engineering firm committed to delivering exceptional civil engineering solutions. With a strong presence in Columbus, Ohio, we pride ourselves on our ability to tackle complex projects that positively impact the community. We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Director of Civil Engineering to lead our talented team and drive excellence in project delivery.
As the Director of Civil Engineering, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the direction and success of our civil engineering department. You will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of civil engineering projects, ensuring they are completed on time, within budget, and in accordance with quality standards. This leadership role requires a strategic thinker, a strong communicator, and an individual with a proven track record of successfully managing and delivering civil engineering projects.
Leadership and Strategic Planning:
- Provide visionary leadership to the civil engineering team, setting strategic goals and objectives aligned with the company's overall mission.
- Develop and implement plans for the growth and expansion of the civil engineering department.
- Oversee the planning, design, and execution of civil engineering projects from conception to completion.
- Ensure projects are delivered within established timelines, budget constraints, and quality standards.
- Conduct risk assessments and implement mitigation strategies to address potential project challenges.
- Cultivate and maintain strong relationships with clients, understanding their needs and expectations.
- Collaborate with clients to identify opportunities for new projects and expansion of services.
- Lead, mentor, and motivate a team of skilled civil engineers, fostering a collaborative and innovative work environment.
- Provide guidance on technical issues, project management, and professional development.
- Implement and enforce quality control measures to ensure that all civil engineering projects meet or exceed industry standards and client expectations.
- Conduct regular reviews of project deliverables to assess and improve overall quality.
- Stay abreast of relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards to ensure compliance in all civil engineering projects.
- Work closely with regulatory agencies to obtain necessary permits and approvals.
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, with a Professional Engineer (PE) license.
- Proven experience in a senior-level engineering role with a focus on civil engineering projects.
- Strong leadership and strategic planning skills.
- Excellent project management abilities, including budgeting and scheduling.
- Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
- In-depth knowledge of relevant laws, regulations, and industry standards.
- Familiarity with engineering software and tools.