Construction Manager - Supercharger

Recruiter
Tesla
Location
Fremont, California
Salary
Competitive
Posted
14 Jun 2019
Closes
12 Jul 2019
Ref
73223
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Role

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to support the Supercharger deployment team in California and the western United States. This person must have a construction background; general contractor's experience is highly valued. The role will oversee multiple construction projects and enforce budget, timeline, fit, finish, and safety requirements. A get-it-done mentality for all situations is expected.

Responsibilities

Get the most world-class Supercharger sites built in the shortest amount of time for the least amount of money.

Provide related feedback to the deployment, development, and engineering team on how to design equipment and sites for better/faster/cheaper site builds. Help design and implement those improvements.

Coordinates the timely processing and approvals of all shop drawings to and from subcontractors and architects/engineers.

Coordinate with Project Managers to timely process change requests and change orders

Distribute drawing and design revisions, bulletins, etc. to Project Manager, Super and all trades.

Communicate effectively, both orally and written. Prepare weekly construction reports with photos, schedule, etc.

Expedites project close-out requirements including municipal sign offs, as-built drawings, final project photos, etc.

Maintain a high level of productivity. Balance a large number of concurrent tasks. Effectively prioritize efforts.

Foresee necessary work, and organize and disseminate information as needed. Maintain project schedules.

Requirements

Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture or a related subject and 4-6 years of increasingly responsible estimating and project management experience, or the equivalent in experience and evidence of exceptional ability

Thorough understanding of construction administration processes, including contracts, budgets, construction documents, change orders, schedules, RFIs, submittals, and material procurement.

Advanced knowledge of construction means and methods

Strong understanding of AC and DC power, transformers, circuit protection, single-line electrical and mechanical diagrams, and construction drawings.

Excellent written and spoken English. Must have the ability to discuss technical topics with a variety of audiences - contractors, engineers, and members of various divisions within Tesla.

Class A general contractor's license a plus but not required

Available for extensive travel (50%+), often on short notice.

Ability to obtain an U.S. passport.

Must have valid driver's license and clean driving record

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