Construction Manager (Jacksonville, FL)
Jacksonville, FL 32212-0143 | Temp/Contract
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In anticipation of an upcoming contract, RealStreet is currently seeking a Construction Manager to support an opportunity with the Jacksonville, FL Public Works, Facility Engineering Acquisition Division (FEAD).
The Construction Manager’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
- Scheduling and conducting post-award kickoff meetings and pre-construction conferences
- Maintaining proper construction contract document files according to NAVFAC standards.
- Scheduling, conducting, and documenting regular progress meetings and other construction related project meetings with all interested parties to review project status, discuss problems, and resolve issues
- Reviewing project plans and specifications for technical soundness and provide constructability review comments
- Visit and monitor project sites to obtain information on facility/site conditions and develop recommendations during project development
- Monitoring the design and construction clarification process and, when appropriate, remind the designer and other parties involved of the need for timely actions
- Providing technical assistance in answering requests for information (RFI) from construction contractors
- Analyzing construction schedule submittals by construction contractors for appropriate logic and compliance with contract terms
- Reviewing and monitoring project schedules for construction progress with emphasis on milestone completion
- Performing cost and price review on change order proposals that are within the scope of work to highlight hidden and unnecessary costs.
- Administering technical aspects of construction contract modifications
- Assisting in problem resolution and handling of disputed issues
- Resolving problems not involving changes to contract value or duration and recommend solutions
- Reviewing and recommending approval of the construction contractor’s Quality Control Plan
- Regularly reviewing Quality Assurance reports from engineering technicians and ensure daily reports are filed in the contract file.
- Reviewing and recommending approval of the construction contractor’s safety/accident prevention plans
- Ensuring construction contractor maintains and regularly updates as-built drawings
- Managing the NAVFAC Red Zone process for completing jobs, beginning at 75% construction complete or 90 days before the construction contract completion date, whichever is earlier.
- Participating in final acceptance and testing of major building systems
- Ensuring the contractor provides a complete set of Operation and Maintenance Support Information (OMSI) Manuals
- Coordinating the closeout process
The Construction Manager must meet the following requirements and have the following licenses and certifications, knowledge, skills and abilities:
- SECRET clearance required
- Bachelor’s Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited university or in architecture from a NAAB accredited university
- 5+ years’ technical and practical knowledge and experience as a Construction Manager, Project Manager, or Project Controls Manager
- Demonstrated knowledge of the NAVFAC & USACE Three-Phases of Control and Construction Quality Management process is required
- Ability to review technical engineering specifications and statements of work covering complex and diverse engineering designs or changes to the contract documents
- Thorough knowledge of construction practices and methods and construction management skills
- Ability to monitor construction projects to a successful and timely completion with respect to schedule and budget
- Expert in the knowledge and usage of Primavera scheduling software and/or other construction scheduling software packages including logic networking, critical path scheduling, and cost loaded schedules
- Knowledge of safety and occupational health principles, practices, procedures, laws and regulations as they relate to engineering performance requirements and as outlined in the EM-385-1-1 Safety and Health Requirements Manual and 29 CFR
- Current certification for successful completion of the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) / Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC) Construction Quality Management for Contractors a record of completion for the OSHA 30-hour Construction Training Course is required and a record of completion for the EM 385-1-1 Construction Safety Course (NAVFAC or USACE)Demonstrated knowledge of the three-phases of control in Quality Management processes
- RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefits package which includes:
- Health, dental, vision and prescription coverage
- Life insurance
- Long-term disability
- 401(k) with generous company match