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Construction Manager- Transit/Rail
The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.
We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.
As a Jacobs Construction Manager, you will ensure that transportation construction projects are completed safely, on time, on budget, and exceed the standards and expectations of our clients. A successful construction manager carefully plans and manages the project, communicates exceptionally well with the project team, and tirelessly works to mitigate or resolve project risks that threaten schedule, budget, safety, or quality.
Project locations will normally be in the Washington-Baltimore region, but may occasionally involve travel to other locations.
Our Construction Managers:
•Lead and manage the construction project team through site mobilization, execution, and demobilization activities, consistent with established project delivery processes to ensure the orderly, efficient, and timely completion of the project scope in accordance with requirements specified in the contract documents.
•Experience developing construction packages for transit clients, and participating in bid evaluation and preparing award recommendations.
•Ensure the completion of the scope of work to the satisfaction of the client, while simultaneously ensuring that Jacobs' safety and project performance expectations are upheld.
•Understand, and adhere to implement, and train staff in client procedures and policies in the delivery of construction management services.
•Act as the primary client contact for project-field activities.
•Perform onsite activities that may include construction supervision, field administration, field engineering, and inspection.
•Supervise and direct field staff that may include inspectors, assistant resident engineers, construction materials testers, and administrative personnel.
•Conduct project meetings with contractor and stakeholders.
•Actively manage and report on the status of the project schedule and budget.
•Monitor the contract progress and make recommendation to client for contractor payments.
•Maintain official project documentation files and logs.
•Review and approve submittals, shop drawings, material certifications, and other project deliverables.
•Ensure all construction is in compliance with design specifications.
•Assist with implementation/interpretation of safety programs.
•Complete the project closeout process including the accurate and timely submittal of project records to the client's satisfaction.
•Work to build a cooperative partnership between the client, contractor, and all stakeholders to ensure timely resolution of project issues and the overall success of the project.
Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.
At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.