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WSP Canada

Consultant, Asset Management Vancouver, BC 2020-02-03

Location
Vancouver, BC
Details
Full Time
3 days ago


WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 48,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 8,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We're among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects .

At WSP :

•We value our people and our reputation
•We are locally dedicated with international scale
•We are future focused and challenge the status quo
•We foster collaboration in everything we do
•We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

Vancouver (or any Major Centre in Canada)
WSP is currently seeking an Asset Management Consultant to join our Advisory Services team. Our team welcomes applicants living in any one of our locations across Canada, with preference in British Columbia and Alberta.

POSITION DESCRIPTION
WSP is currently seeking an Asset Management Consultant (Roadway Network Management, Highway Concession Management Speciality) to join our Advisory Services team. Our team welcomes applicants living in any one of our locations across Canada, with preference in British Columbia and Alberta. The successful applicant will be expected to join our team to provide clients with expertise associated with outsourced transportation infrastructure operations and maintenance and public-private partnership models, with emphasis on implementation during the operational phase of projects, to help clients manage their highway or rail networks. You will join a team seeking to serve existing and new clients, provide high-level technical support to the strategic delivery of alternative models to manage infrastructure and help our team at WSP expand the delivery of new Asset Management services into both existing and emerging markets. We seek candidates that can build relationships with clients and internally through business line collaboration. Other duties may include identifying and responding to commercial opportunities, including proposal preparation, assisting with business growth strategies, and delivering specialist consultancy services to a variety of clients.

QUALIFICATIONS
•10+ years' experience in Roadway Network Management, Highway Concession Management, or Roadway/Highway/Bridge Maintenance Management
•Strong professional experience with alternative delivery models for road or rail networks or infrastructure asset management (preferred).
•Solid professional experience advising government or private organizations (preferred).
•A successful track record in the management of transportation infrastructure, asset management, and business development (preferred).
•Proven leadership skills including inspiring others and pursuing ambitious and challenging goals.
•Ability to work effectively and competently with people at all levels (strategic, tactical and operational) in a client's organization and is a great team member
•Good interpersonal and communication skills, including oral and written communications; particularly the ability to present ideas, information and advice in a way that resonates with a range of audiences.
•Excellent self-management skills, including working effectively without direct supervision, managing and organizing fluctuating workloads in sometimes stressful situations.
•Post-secondary qualifications in Engineering, Economics, Accounting, or another related technical field.

If you are qualified and interested in this role, please submit your application today!

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Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

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WSP Canada Inc.

Vancouver, BC

Category
Transportation and Warehousing