Construction Services Manager - Water / Wastewater 8/18/2016

Jones|Carter Houston, TX

Company
Jones|Carter
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28864056
AJE Ref #
575921369
Location
Houston, TX
Job Type
Regular

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Jones| Carter is an award-winning, full-service civil engineering, planning, surveying, and professional consulting firm assisting public and private sector clients in design, development, implementation, and execution of infrastructure projects. For over 40 years, we have assisted our clients in a variety of projects including water and wastewater treatment plants, storm drainage, transportation, planning, construction management, and surveying. We have 8 locations across Texas: Houston, Dallas, Austin, The Woodlands, Rosenberg, Bryan/College Station, Katy, and San Antonio. We currently employ over 530 experienced design professionals and support staff with plans for continued expansion and growth in our future.

Our personnel receive a competitive salary that also includes some PAID OVERTIME positions. Benefits include fully paid health, life AD&D, and long-term disability insurance with the option for dependent coverage. Other additional, voluntary programs consist of dental, additional life insurance, short-term disability, vision insurance, legal, identity theft protection, and flexible spending account programs. The company provides a 401k profit sharing plan, with a company match of up to 6% of the employee's contribution.

Our personnel receive a competitive salary that also includes some PAID OVERTIME positions. Benefits include fully paid health, life AD

* Strong knowledge of contracts, schedules, drawings, estimates and specifications to ensure relation and compliance to project requirements.
* Obtain, maintain, and manage data, information, communications, and approvals required by the project and company between engineers, owner's contractors/subcontractors, or other project related entities.
* Coordinate, direct and monitor the activities of contractors/subcontractors, engineers, and related performing entities.
* Manage project controls, cost, and performance activities and procedures.
* Lead in project meetings to include documentation, administration and tracking of relevant information and statuses.
* Work with the PM to assure contracts are being processed in a timely manner.
* Strong knowledge of contracts, schedules, drawings, estimates and specifications to ensure relation and compliance to project requirements.
* Obtain, maintain, and manage data, information, communications, and approvals required by the project and company between engineers, owner's contractors/subcontractors, or other project related entities.
* Coordinate, direct and monitor the activities of contractors/subcontractors, engineers, and related performing entities.
* Manage project controls, cost, and performance activities and procedures.
* Lead in project meetings to include documentation, administration and tracking of relevant information and statuses.
* Provide overall administrative and technical direction for water and wastewater projects.
* Manage construction to ensure the project is in accordance with the design, budget and schedule. Includes interfacing with client representatives, engineers, vendors, subcontractors, etc.
* Plan, coordinate and/or supervise field activities of field personnel on assigned project(s).
* Maintain official project log and documentation files.
* Provide direction on planning, CPM scheduling, and engineering functions as required.
* Responsible for obtaining signatures for contracts, processing pay estimates and change orders, coordinating inspections and pre-construction meetings.
* Attend various bid openings and district meetings.
* Prepare bid tabulations and maintain files for bond issues.
* Successful candidates will apply good organizational skills and take charge of overall coordination of preparing and reviewing contracts.

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Skills and educational requirements

* 7+ years in management of construction and related practices. Preferably in water and wastewater practices.
* Must possess knowledge of construction estimating, cost, project controls, CPM scheduling, documentation, engineering and construction principles, techniques, materials applications and practices.
* Strong computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft products, and experience with project related systems such as Procore, Microsoft Project. Deltek Vision experience is a plus.
* The ability to apply experience in areas of accounting, cost control, administrative and personnel interaction in a professional environment.