Helbling is representing a top engineering firm in conducting an executive search to secure a Director of Transportation Engineering for its Houston office.
Reporting into the Executive Director, Infrastructure, the Director of Transportation Engineering will be responsible for overseeing three direct reports (department leaders of Bridge, Roadway, and Schematics) and approximately 30 employees across four offices (Houston, TX; Austin, TX; Tulsa, OK; Oklahoma City, OK). Duties includes the oversight of planning, design, and completion of transportation projects with a focus on maintaining client relationships and assisting with senior leadership to provide client growth in their key markets. In addition to the technical aspects of the role, the desired candidate should be capable of nurturing relationships across the entire group, have an extremely strategic outlook, and be able to communicate effectively across all levels internally and externally. The qualified candidate should have experience in Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) RFQ / RFP written responses and interviews, and be able to successfully manage project teams.
Search Consultant: Lindsey Johnson