Aviation Lead Job at WSP Australia – in Sydney NSW

The opportunity:
National lead for the delivery of engineering services on the firm’s aviation-related projects across all business lines. Help to build, lead and grow a nationally recognised aviation delivery team that provides landside, airside, and terminal design services.

Main activities & responsibilities: (including but not limited to)

Implement systematic project reviews to ensure appropriate governance and to enable early identification of risks and opportunities.

Manage and monitor the technical quality of work performed by the team and promote a culture of technical excellence, value, and innovation within the team.

Mentor team members and peers through participation in the Mentoring Program.

Manage the scope and monitor multiple projects and contribute to pursuits and proposals of varying complexity and size.

Create productive, long-lasting, and profitable client relationships through disciplined CRM and client focussed project delivery.

What we’ll love about you:
Tertiary qualifications in Engineering, Transportation, Mathematics or equivalent studies

Relevant licenses, cards, and training that meet client and legislative requirements. Ideally chartered status CPENG.

Expert in the field with broad experience in providing key technical expertise across a wide range of diverse and complex projects.

Highly competent in managing risk on substantial projects and in applying safety in design practices and processes.

Extensive experience in developing strong client relationships.

Proven ability in complying with applicable legislation, standards, guidelines, and project specifications.

Successfully established and led high-performing teams (including virtual and remote employees) that deliver sustainable and profitable business outcomes.

Personal attributes:
Growth mindset with the ability to recognise and seize opportunities.

Performance-driven and committed to challenging themselves to continually improve.

Willingness to contribute to developing the technical capability of others through knowledge transfer and mentoring.

Proven leadership abilities to foster strong Client relationships through performance. Balances innovation, quality, and technical excellence with delivery to timelines and cost.

Is decisive and balances a serious approach to business with a relaxed interpersonal style.

Navigates ambiguity and change.

What we can offer you:
At WSP we provide a diverse and inclusive work environment and offer many personal and professional development opportunities that are aimed to help you deliver your best self to the role whilst managing your personal life in balance. We have been recognised for the second consecutive year as a Great Place to Work® with year-on-year increases in employee engagement.

Some of the many benefits we offer our employees include:
Flexible working hours and working from home

Global mobility

Parental leave and purchased additional annual leave

Corporate employee discounts and offers

Salary continuance insurance

Wellness at work & social club

Workplace giving /volunteering

Employee reward & recognition program

Professional and technical development opportunities

What you’ll love about us:
WSP is one of the world’s leading engineering professional services consulting firms, bringing together approximately 6,100 talented people across more than 50 offices in Australia and New Zealand. We are technical experts who design and provide strategic advice on sustainable solutions, and future-ready engineering projects that will help societies grow for lifetimes to come.

Discover a forward-thinking culture that incorporates some conventional yet non-negotiable qualities—like respect, integrity, and trust. We welcome to the table all perspectives, strengths, skills, creeds, and genders because we know that diverse ideas breed extraordinary results.

WSP supports a diverse and inclusive work environment as well as equal employment opportunities. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and people of culturally diverse backgrounds to apply.


About the Company

Company: WSP Australia –

Company Location:  Sydney NSW

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