We are looking for someone to join our dynamic and creative team. We work hard to exceed client expectations.
If you have 7-10 years of experience in Aviation planning project management, possess a BS degree in engineering or physical/environmental planning, and possess a NC PE license and/or AICP certification, ArcGIS and Civil 3D experience is a plus, consider joining the W.K. Dickson team.
Responsibilities of this position include preparing airport layout plans, airport environmental assessment studies, performing airspace analysis, land acquisition assistance, permitting, and grant applications/management for airport projects, advising airport management operations, assistance with client management, and marketing services to potential and current clients. Must have ability to work closely with design engineers and possess excellent writing skills, ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with project team and clients. WK Dickson offers a competitive salary and other excellent benefits in a progressive, career oriented work environment. www.wkdickson.com/careers/current-openings.
Primary responsibilities include: preparing airspace analysis, land acquisition assistance, permitting, grant applications/management for airport projects, advising airport management operations, assistance with client management and marketing services to current and potential clients.
Work closely with design engineers
Market services to potential, current and former clients consistent with company goals and objectives.
Provide the Business Unit Leader with essential project information.
Develop scope, schedule, budget and coordinate with internal and external subcontractors.
Assume primary responsibility for project profit and loss.
Utilize all technical resources to complete projects in an accurate, neat, and timely manner.
Establish and continuously monitor project budgets.
Review projects for submittal ensuring accuracy, neatness, and timeliness on all
Assist in formulating plans, costs estimates, timeframes, and specifications of projects.
Represent firm and clients at various meetings.
Perform QC reviews and coordinate QA process in accordance with company policy.
Maintain positive communication and working relationship with staff, clients and subcontractors.
Mentor staff and insure adequate training.
Continually seek opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships.
Assist the Business Unit Leader with achieving company goals.
Insure adherence to company policies and procedures.
Ensure compliance with all company safety policies and rules.
Must possess a BS Degree in Engineering or physical/environmental planning
ArcGIS and Civil 3D experience is preferred
Seven (7) to 10 years’ experience, Master's Degree from accredited planning or aviation management may be considered as experience.
PE or AICP required
Must have strong leadership skills with ability to mentor younger staff
Must have ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with project team and client
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Additional Salary Information: In addition to competitive salary, WK Dickson offers its employees an attractive benefits package including:
•Free Employee Medical and Dental coverage with Wellness Premium Credit
•Medical, dental, prescription drug, and vision care plans
•Matching 401K program
•Short and long term disability benefits
•Supplemental insurance option
•Paid Time Off (PTO) Policy
•Continuing education / tuition reimbursement
•Professional registration reimbursement
•Flexible spending account (FSA)
•Employee referral bonuses
•Flex-time policy (half-day Fridays)
•Moving and relocation assistance
•Business casual work environment
•Company-sponsored social events
•Community giving and charitable programs
Specific programs vary by region, in accordance with the competitive environments of local areas.
WK Dickson is a multi-disciplined consulting firm specializing in community infrastructure solutions including: Transportation Planning & Design, Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, Land Planning and Development, and Geomatics. The firm has been headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina since 1929. The company maintains offices in Charlotte, Hickory, Raleigh and Wilmington, North Carolina; Atlanta and Augusta, Georgia; Charleston, Columbia, and Greenville, South Carolina.