Construction Project Manager -DC Fire Station Renovation

Arlington, Virginia
02 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
BI 0000F4
Contract Type
Full Time
As a global leader of Program Management and Construction Management (PM/CM) services with projects ranging from $1 million to programs that cost up to $10 billion, we deliver award winning total Design and/or Construction Management projects for public and private sector clients. From the pre-construction phase, through complete erection of the project, to the post-construction and commissioning, we function as an extension of our clients' goals and aspirations. Project sector and types include: Aviation, Emergency Operations & Data Centers, Healthcare, both Higher Education and K-12, Hospitality & Entertainment, Correctional & Rehabilitation Facilities, and Research & Development Facilities.

Position Summary

Reporting directly to the Project Executive, this positon has responsibility for the management of renovation of a municipal fire station. This is a Construction Manager as Agent (CMa) position with responsibilities focused on the oversight, coordination, and documentation of General Contractor work performance during the construction and commissioning phases projects. The position has responsibility for scope, schedule, and cost control in addition to oversight of Contractor safety programs. The CM in this role is client-facing and is the primary point of contact for Government, A/E, and Contractor representatives for project execution and delivery.

  • Manage overall project delivery as the Owner's CM Agent including cost control, schedule oversight, quality assurance, information management, and contract administration.
  • Develop and apply project procedures and communication protocol as the project's primary POC.
  • Interface and coordinate with Government representatives responsible for sustained operation of the facility.
  • Monitor construction performance and expedite Contractor work activities to achieve schedule and quality objectives.
  • Interpret construction drawings and specifications to ensure that work is performed in accordance with the contract requirements.
  • Administer contractor payment requisitions.
  • Manage Submittal and RFI processes in collaboration with the A/E.
  • Identify potential Changes, prepare scopes of work, estimate cost/schedule impacts, and support negotiations for fair and reasonable settlements.
  • Utilize Prolog Project Management Control System to record, track, analyze, and report project data.
  • Prepare agenda, facilitate project meetings, and distribute meeting minutes inclusive of tracking reports, decisions and key actions due.
  • Resolve issues related to differing site conditions, disputes, and client-generated requests.
  • Prepare monthly progress/status reports including performance narratives, schedule variations, KPIs, cost summaries, Changes/RFIs/Submittal status, and a summary of key action items.
  • Monitor Contractor work practices and safety controls for conformance with OSHA and the Contractor's approved project HSE plan.
Facilitate teamwork and collaboration to produce results and achieve client objectives.
  • Bachelor of Science in an Engineering discipline, Construction Management, or Architecture required
  • 2 years of experience as a Project Manager in an Engineering, Construction Contracting, or Construction Management organization required
  • 5 years of experience in a project related technical field required
  • Strong working knowledge of building construction, building systems/components and technology, contract management, project execution, team building and client relationship management required
  • Renovation and/or fire station experience preferred.
  • Certified Construction Manager (CCM), Professional Engineer (PE) or Architect license/certification preferred
  • The work location for this position is Washington, DC.

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