Manager – Water Resources Group – Calgary

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Wood, a global consulting firm, is currently recruiting for a senior water resources professional to lead our Water Resources group in Calgary, Alberta. The Calgary group supports projects across the Prairies and Northern regions of Canada as well as select international opportunities.You will be provided the opportunity to lead a group of water resources engineers and designers in the delivery of complex civil and water resources projects. This role will appeal to the individual that is seeking to further their career development and take on a leadership role. Reporting directly to the Vice President – Prairies Infrastructure, you will be part of the leadership team for the Prairies Infrastructure business unit and have the ability to influence the strategic pursuits of the group with particular emphasis in the Prairies region.You will be involved in developing, maintaining and leveraging our expertise for new and existing client relationships and creating innovative approaches to delivering services to our clients. You will have the opportunity to develop and grow the Calgary Water Resources team to ensure successful delivery of the group”s strategic growth plan.Your responsibilities will include operational management of the Calgary Water Resources group, including workload planning, resource allocation and cash management. As the senior leader of the team, a core compenent of your role will the development and mentorship of technical professionals of all levels.In addition, there is an expectation that you will help create business opportunities and networks that will result in revenue generation for the business unit. In summary, you will help us grow the Calgary Water Resources group into one that is known for its superior technical capabilities and client service, and as a dynamic and interesting group with which to grow one’s career.Qualifications should include:Bachelor”s degree in Civil Engineering with a focus on hydrotechnical/water resources or other relevant combination of education/experienceQualifications to Master’s degree or MBA are preferred but not mandatoryMinimum 15 years of experience in water resources engineering (preferably with an emphasis on hydrotechnical pursuits)A strong understanding of the consulting industry and delivery of technical solutionsProject management experienceExperience in a team leadership role which includes development and mentorship of staffDesirable qualities in the successful candidate will include:Strong verbal and written communications skillsStrong interpersonal skills, with emphasis on teambuilding, leadership, and relationship buildingDemonstrable ability to identify and pursue opportunity coupled withexperience in the preparation of proposal/pursuit documentationWood 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 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.