Senior Construction Manager - BART (Rail/Transit) - (WES0000ED)

  • Jacobs
  • United States-California-OAKLAND-US CA Oakland - Grand Ave
  • Jul 13, 2020
Full time Construction

Job Description

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.
Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.
Position Summary
The Senior Construction Manager has responsibility for safety, technical, contractual, budget and schedule activities on medium to large transit projects.  The project manager may have responsibility for management and contract performance across multiple disciplines or projects.  The successful candidate will be a self starter, an excellent communicator, and have proven experience performing most, or all of, the below duties:
Performing the Duties of the Senior Construction Manager
• May serve as Resident Engineer or site leader on medium or large transit or transportation projects ensuring safety, quality, budget, and schedule requirements are achieved
• Monitors project budgets, financial commitments and expenditures
• Assist in finding cost-effective solutions to construction issues
• Manages dispute resolution (including preparation of position papers)
• Perform complex schedule and claim analysis
• Supervise project personnel and assign duties to them and provides as needed training
• Performs constructability and bidability reviews
• Manage the contract change order process
• Manage project in accordance with Client’s standards
• Daily management of project staff
• Oversee field inspection
• Provide daily supervision and direction to project staff
• Oversee project administration / project controls
• Conducts weekly progress meetings with contractor
• Maintains cash flow projections for construction contract including contingency, bid item overruns and CCO’s
• Generates, negotiates, recommends Contract Changes to Client
• Prepare weekly statement of working days
• Review monthly Progress Schedule
• Review 3-week “look ahead” schedule / short interval schedule
• Review/Approve Daily Inspection Reports (DIR’s)
• Review monthly quantity calculations
• Review / approve submittals and pay estimates
• Bachelor of Science in an Engineering discipline, Construction Management, or Architecture required. An MS degree is desirable
• 15 + years’ of experience as a Project Manager or Construction Manager
• 15 + years of experience in the construction industry, BART, Caltrain, or other similar rail transit agency experience is required
• Experience managing construction in rail operating environment is required
• Experience managing projects in excess of $200 million is desirable
• A California PE (Professional Engineer) license is highly desirable.
Essential Functions: Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights. 
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Primary Location

: United States-California-OAKLAND-US CA Oakland - Grand Ave

Job Posting

: Jul 8, 2020, 9:29:52 PM


: Project Management



Job Type

: Experienced
Job Classification: Full-Time Regular

Work Locations

US CA Oakland - Grand Ave 
155 Grand Avenue, Suite 800  
 Oakland 94612
Capabilities: Transit and Rail