Woolpert, Inc. Construction Manager in Indianapolis, Indiana
The Construction Manager assists in the construction of public and private Infrastructure projects. The Construction Engineering Inspection Manager works with Design Engineers, Project Managers, Practice Leader, and Market directors for civil engineering projects for the Aviation and Transportation Markets.
The Construction Manager will correspond and communicate with staff and other acquisition staff to determine, establish and implement best management practices and procedures on construction projects.
The Construction Manager responsibilities include:
Responsible for managing inspections for Infrastructure construction projects.
Ensures that the inspection is completed according to contract protocols.
Recommends corrective action when problems are detected.
Manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity.
Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility.
Provides input in developing the construction budget.
Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments.
This individual will be expected to provide program and project management on construction projects. They will be expected to manage a team of inspectors to provide inspection and testing for construction projects. They will also be responsible for managing the client at the construction project level to ensure the highest level of client satisfaction on a day-to-day basis.
Manage the inspections of construction projects and materials for compliance with applicable codes, standards, and approved construction plans/specifications
Manage field inspections of infrastructure projects
Review inspector daily reports
Prepare field and other various reports to document inspection findings
Prepare monthly progress reports against schedules
Resolve problems by defining or re-defining specifications for clarity and definition
Assist in preparing/reviewing construction cost estimates
Review and interpret construction documents, site drawings, as-built drawings, and specifications
Review bid documents for clarity and coordinate with project personnel
Communicate with Project Manager, staff, and project personnel to exchange information and solve problems
Review schedule of values
Make recommendations to Project Manager regarding payments, change orders
Participate in technical personnel development
Assist with marketing and client development
BS degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related discipline is required
5+ years of construction management / project management experience
Proficient in MS Office, Word, Excel
Strong background in civil engineering and land development including knowing the means and methods and standard of care for construction
Familiarity with construction observation reporting and procedures
Excellent daily report writing and accurate quantity tracking ability
Good communication skills with clients and staff
Constructive criticism skills when reviewing subordinates work
Valid driver’s license and reliable vehicle
10 Hour OSHA Construction Certificate or ability to obtain
Ability to visit and safely traverse construction and project sites as well as comply with applicable safety codes and requirements
Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D a plus
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)