Construction Manager

Ridgecrest, CA

Posted: 06/17/2021 Employment Type: Temp/Contract Job Number: real_street-2116 Pay Rate: 90000.00 USD YEAR

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects. As a leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S.

RealStreet has an assignment for a Construction Manager in Ridgecrest, CA. As a Construction Manager with RealStreet, you will be working on a Government contract to provide oversight duties for individual construction projects. In addition to a competitive salary, this position provides a comprehensive benefits package which includes paid holidays, paid time off, an extensive insurance plan and a 401(k) Retirement Plan with a generous company match (additional benefit details listed below).

Job Responsibilities

The Construction Manager position is based in Ridgecrest, CA, and will be responsible for providing oversight of projects with a value in the range of $100M-$400M. Additional responsibilities of the Construction Manager include:

  • Reviewing contract drawings and specifications (including RFPs) for construction and conformance to base operations constraints and existing field conditions
  • Participating in pre-award and post-award meetings
  • Reviewing contractor administrative submittals including
    • Schedules
    • Environmental protection plans
    • Design and construction quality control plans
    • Health and safety plans
    • Accident prevention plans
  • Visiting construction sites to:
    • Monitor progress
    • Solicit input from the Engineering Technician Quality Assurance representative
    • Review CQC reports
    • Attend QC and progress meetings
  • Providing technical solutions to problems that arise during the contract duration in coordination with the designer of record and construction contractor
  • Providing project status updates to senior Government personnel within the field office
  • Coordinating property record inventory documents, DD1354 Transfer and acceptance of Military Real Property and Disposal of Department of Navy (DoN) Real Property
  • Identifying the need for modification to scope, cost and/or schedule and supporting the change orders

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Construction Manager role include:

  • A bachelor’s degree in engineering or construction management from an accredited ABET university or an architectural degree from an NAAB accredited university is required; fifteen (15) years of relevant experience may be substituted for education, including the seven (7) years of required experience
  • Seven (7) or more years of experience as a construction manager, project manager or project/field engineer working on commercial or industrial facilities contracts valued in excess of $10 million, with the ability to:
    • Perform constructability reviews
    • Complete cost estimates
    • Perform technical analysis on contractor cost proposals
    • Identify risk and their potential impact while developing risk mitigation plans
    • Traverse construction jobsites
  • Experience working on NAVFAC or Army Corps of Engineers projects is preferred
  • Five (5) years of experience utilizing all aspects of:
    • Primavera P6 scheduling software
    • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Preferred credentials include:
    • Professional Engineer (PE)
    • Registered Architect (RA)
    • Project Management Professional (PMP) from the Project Management Institute
    • Certified Construction Manager (CCM) from the Construction Manager Certification Institute (CMCI)
  • Active Secret clearance is preferred
  • Must have a valid, current Driver’s License
  • Must be a US Citizen


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Voluntary Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long-Term Disability

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