CDM Smith Construction Manager 1 in Smyrna, Delaware

Job Description:

IMPORTANT NOTE: this position will be located at one of our project sites throughout the continental United States (100% travel). Work location is project-dependent.

The Construction Manager 1 is responsible for the overall construction of a project.

Particular responsibilities may vary from project to project; however, they essentially include:

• Responsible for overall field operations of a project from the standpoint of safety, quality control, scheduling, contracts, conformances to drawings, specifications, and customer relations.

• Ability to work independently and utilize value judgment without direct supervision.

• Prepares contract extras and progress payments for client approval working with Project Manager.

• Utilizes expertise to ensure contractor work is correct, safe, and meets the intent of the drawings.

• Maintain comfortable business relations with the clients.

• Meet project schedule.

• Provide proper correspondence with clients such that all project issues are handled in a clear, concise and friendly manner.

• Maintain responsive, smooth relations with parallel operation within The Perry Group.

• Maintains on-site records and files per The Perry Group document control requirements.

• Understand The Perry Group Quality Policy Statement.

• Follow the Quality Systems Work Instructions.

Accountability

• Provide accurate information in the Daily Reports and Quality Inspection Reports.

• Monitoring construction schedule with/for the Construction Manager.

• Maintain responsive, smooth relations with parallel operation within The Perry Group.

Requisition ID:

21530BR

Job Title:

Construction Manager 1

Minimum Qualifications:

The Construction Manager 1 shall have the following:

• Three (3) or more years of relevant experience with a Bachelor’s degree or,

• Four (4) or more years of relevant experience with an Associate degree or,

• Six (6) or more years of relevant experience with a high school diploma or equivalent.

The Bachelor or Associate degree must be in Construction Management, Engineering, or similar technical field.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Necessary to Perform Essential Job Functions

• Strong computer aptitude to include basic knowledge of Microsoft Office & Excel with preferred knowledge in Microsoft.

• Strong organizational and communication skills.

• Team player attitude.

• Understanding of building materials and construction methods; knowledge of procedures for construction and ability to read and understand construction documents.

• Ability to make independent decisions.

• Cost conscious.

• Passionate.

• Works overtime as required.

Contacts Required

• Outside contacts may include clients, utilities, manufacturers, governmental agencies and contractors regarding questions or additional information needed on projects.

Preferred Qualifications:

-ability and desire to travel, as this position will be located at one of our project sites throughout the continental United States (100% travel). Work location is project-dependent.

-industrial / heavy commercial markets (power, petrochemical, rubber)

-OSHA certification (10, 30, etc.)

EEO Statement:

The Louis Perry Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

Job Site Location:

United States - Nationwide

Amount of Travel Required:

100%

Assignment Category:

Fulltime-Regular

Why Louis Perry?:

The Perry Group:

The Perry Group is a full-service, design/build, general construction and construction management firm and a specialized equipment systems manufacturer. Over the past twelve years, we have built, fabricated and managed nearly $1 billion worth of construction and equipment projects.