Jan 17, 2020
Be involved in projects with our Power Transmission & Distribution Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges. At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future! WSP is currently initiating a search for a Senior Construction Manager for our Rochester, NY office. Duties and Responsibilities: Ensuring continuous project oversight that achieves a constructed product that meets approved design engineering specifications and drawings in accordance with the Project Plan. Upholding project contractual and regulatory responsibilities of the prime contractor and/or sub-contractor on the worksite as the Owner’s On-site Representative. Maintaining relationships with clients and other 3rd parties on the worksite. Overall execution of and compliance with our clients SHEQ and Quality Management System (QMS). Maintain frequent communications with assigned project(s) field personnel regarding project progress, safety, Environmental and quality topics as well as any technical, materials or changes in scope/schedule and report these discussions up to program management. Maintain documentation and communications of the lessons learned program and ensure communications of lessons learned information with project resources Lead efforts to review, resolve document and gain final approvals of RFIs, Design Changes, Change Orders, Materials substitutions, and Contractor Invoices etc. in a timely manner Keep management informed of construction progress, attend contractor safety meetings, progress meetings and escalate issues, needed changes or incidents/accidents. Ensure on site documentation and as-built drawings are kept neat and current at all times and lead efforts to get information submitted to Engineering to promote final drawing completion and project closure as soon as possible upon final facility energization Stay abreast of assigned projects and fill in if/when needed for the project Field Construction Manager Lead efforts to perform final project walk throughs, generate, review and resolve punch list items with the contractor to achieve full project closure in a timely manner Perform and document safety observations/audits Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team. Requirements Minimum Qualifications: Minimum 15 years’ experience in Transmission Line and Substation Construction. Preference will be given to applicants with PSE (Power System Electrician journeyman status or Power Lineman journeyman status). Knowledge of OH&S Regulations and electrical codes. Understanding fundamentals of contracts and experience in managing contractors under the terms of a contract. Commitment to working in a team environment, with established team building abilities. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Must be flexible, and able to prioritize your responsibilities. Must have Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Must be able to travel to the work site(s). PC skills – Microsoft Office Fluency in English required. Preferred Qualifications: Technical Diploma or Engineering Degree in Electrical discipline. Strong leadership qualities with a demonstrated track record of dealing successfully with internal and external customers Results oriented individual with the ability to interpret and effectively manage multiple and competing priorities and timelines. About WSP USA WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career. At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started? As a federal contractor and recipient of federal funds, WSP USA is a drug free workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer - Race/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin and Veterans and Disability. The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States. Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
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