Project Manager - Tunnels

Location: New York, New York
Date Posted: 05-15-2017
Our client is a $20 billion global construction company.  They have engaged us to help them find a Project Manager with tunnel experience.
 
SUMMARY: 
This role will be responsible for providing technical support to the construction operations on the project.
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PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Lead project meetings to collect and disseminate information pertaining to the project.
  • Responsible for technical specifications/drawings review and resolution.
  • Coordinate the collection and dissemination of technical information between/within the company and the owner.
  • Schedule and monitor program activity to achieve an on-time result including follow-up with external suppliers to ensure timely response to action items.
  • Create bill of materials, referencing to project drawings and specifications.
  • Review quotations utilizing supplier information, cost standards, technical information from quality, manufacturing, engineering, and design.
  • Determines possibility of conflicts/delays in the construction process by reviewing project drawings. Analyzes the process to determine likelihood of detection and resulting effect. Suggests preventative steps for correction.
  • Ensure that project charges are correctly represented for accounting’s closing process.
  • Evaluates that project charges are correctly represented for accounting’s closing process.
  • Executes additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university, Civil Engineering or Construction Management preferred
  • At least 10 years of experience in within a construction or engineering firm
  • Professional Engineer License preferred
  • Construction experience in major infrastructure projects, preferably tunnels.
  • Experience in cost estimating and scheduling.
  • Local knowledge and experience.
  • Knowledge and experience with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge with Primavera P6 Scheduling Software is a plus
  • Communication – excellent oral presentation and written skills
  • Goal oriented – able to set goals and achieve them
  • Interpersonal – able to work well and persuade people at all organization levels
  • Organizational ability – able to plan, prioritize, organize and monitor activities and projects. Able to work well in a group environment and foster a team approach.
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