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Aviation Engineering Market Sector Leader

HDR, Inc. Anchorage, AK

Job Description



About UsAt HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR currently has an opening for an Aviation Market Sector Lead to join our team in Anchorage, Alaska.  As a direct report to the Transportation Business Group Manager, this position will be responsible for the development of our local Alaska aviation practice and may assist throughout the Northwest region. Overall responsibilities include program and staff development, profitability, morale, quality control and marketing. Will continue to function in a Senior Project Manager capacity on aviation and transportation projects, in addition to business class management responsibilities. See that all work is planned, organized, controlled and evaluated through an internal project management system. Understand, implement, monitor and support our company policy. Interview and assist in the hiring of all Project Engineers and technical personnel as required. Develop strong production capabilities with the Project Managers and leadership team in our Anchorage office.


Keywords: Aviation, Civil Engineering, Transportation, Design, Planning, Alaska





Required Qualifications

  •  Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or other relevant Aviation Engineering degree is required.

  •  10+ years of experience in civil engineering, aviation design and/ or planning is preferred.

  •  Prior aviation industry experience necessary.  Previous experience on aviation projects in Alaska is desired.

  •  Program management experience preferred.

  •  Self-starter; good communication and people skills. Excellent marketing capabilities.

  •  Success in initiating and managing growth.

  •  Existing network of clients extremely beneficial.


    Why HDRAt HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.  

  • Job Details

    Date Posted June 28, 2017
    Date Closes June 28, 2018
    Requisition 144396
    Located In Anchorage, AK
    SOC Category 00-0000.00

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