Company: Wood
Skills: Maintenance Manager
Experience: 8 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Dallas, Texas, United States


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions has an exciting opportunity for an Utility Coordination Manager interested in playing a key role in relocation/coordination projects for TxDOT. This position can be located in Dallas, Houston, Austin, or San Antonio, TX. This is a fantastic opportunity for a seller/doer who has experience building a strong team, developing Client relationships and is focused on career and professional development.

The Utility Coordination Manager responsibilites will include:

  • Working on utility relocation/coordination projects for TxDOT
  • Identifying and resolving utility conflicts in the most feasible and time sensitive manner
  • Continual coordination with client and utility owners to ensure project schedules are met
  • Designing and reviewing utility relocation plans to be in compliance with federal state and local laws and regulations, by becoming well versed with the interpretation of TXDOT's Utility Accommodation Rules, TXDOT's Utility Manual, TXDOT's Roadway Design Manual and TXDOT's Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (TMUTCD)
  • Manages the development of Subsurface Utility Engineering plans and test hole data sheet
  • Inputting utility information into MicroStation creating Utility Layouts, creating plans sheets for design of utility relocation
  • Develops and manages scope, schedule and budget for utility projects
  • Maintains relationship with existing client and works with company leadership to identify and obtain future opportunities


Skills / Qualifications

  • 8+ years of experience as a utility coordinator on state DOT projects or comparable experience working for utility companies
  • 8+ years of experience in preparing agreements for relocating utilities in accordance to local, state and federal utility accommodation processes and practices
  • 8+ years of supervisory experience of projects and personnel preferred
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong communication and negotiation skills
  • BS/BA and/or equivalent experience
  • State DOT pre-certifications to function as a Utility Coordination task lead
  • Position requires strong communication skills, scheduling, problem solving skills and presentation skills
  • Ability to simultaneously perform, track, prioritize, and coordinate challenges across multiple projects, multiple utility owners and professionals
  • Situational problem-solving abilities with various utility engineering circumstances and with multiple stake holders
  • TxDOT Utility related Precertifications, or the ability to obtain in 6 months
  • Proficient in MS Office


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Professional Engineer license (TX preferred)
  • Proficient in MicroStation, Knowledgeable of GEOPAK
  • Exposure to OpenRoads, OpenUtilities


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

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.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.