Field Construction Managers

LaBella Associates was established in 1978 and has been voted a Top Workplace for the last five years. We are headquartered in Rochester, NY with offices across New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia, North and South Carolina, and Madrid, Spain. LaBella is a multi-disciplined architectural and engineering firm dedicated to client satisfaction through teamwork, respect, and trust. We provide services that take a project from start to finish--from an initial study to determine a project's feasibility to construction administration and start up, and everything in between.   Job Overview: We are currently hiring Field Construction Managers in our Program Management Services Division at our Rochester, NY, Binghamton, NY, Buffalo, NY, Albany, NY, Syracuse, NY, Hornell, NY, Ithaca, NY, Elmira, NY, Jamestown, NY, Plattsburgh, NY, Orange, CT and Augusta, ME offices.  The Program Management Services Division at LaBella provides comprehensive management services for complex projects and multi-year capital programs.Project teams are established to provide a customized mix of business consulting, project management, financial control and monitoring, administrative, and technical support services.   The Contract Manager will be responsible for managing and overseeing assigned work and coordinating the daily activities of assigned contractor crews/locations to assure high standards of safety, security, environmental compliance. This position will be required to coordinate a multi-disciplined team including the Project Manager, Scheduler, Doc Control and contractors to effectively manage client construction requirements. As a construction manager, responsibilities include Safety, Contractor and Client interfacing, QMS, QA/QC, Materials Management and Constructability Reviews.  Duties: Demonstrates leadership in health, safety and environmental protection on the project. Applies the requirements of the project specific safety programto promote overall compliance of health and safety standards, applicable regulations and codes with all employees and subcontractors on the project. Assists in the creation and facilitation the project quality program to ensure project materials are supplied and work is completed accordingly. Works with the Project Manager to ensure that projects are built according to approved plans, specifications, shop drawings, and applicable building codes and that quality standards are maintained. Assists in the development and maintenance of the construction schedule in conjunction with project team to meet milestone and completion dates. Leads project meetings when Project Manager is unavailable with internal and external stakeholders to monitor and support the project's ongoing progression. Provides strong leadership to construction team members, capitalizing on individual and group strengths to ensure project targets are achieved. Identifies and manages opportunities and risks to achieve the best possible impact on schedule and financial targets. Coordinate with internal and external resources for pre-bid and pre-construction meetings as required. Engineering coordination and document reviews with constructability analysis. Review and assist with the project scopes of work prior to release of bid documents. "Tighten" up bid scopes through gained experience and byapplying lessons learned to mitigate the amount of unnecessary change orders. Participate in construction conference calls and meetings to report on status of assigned construction projects and maintenance work. Ensure safe and reliable construction and maintenance of the substation systems consistent with company goals, objectives and policies, in full compliance with existing and relevant emerging government codes and regulations. Oversee Contractors and associated personnel on site to main accident free workplace. Maintain work flow of RFIs for timely resolution. Approve Month Schedule of Values. Schedule Compliance. Keep written/photographs and records onsite to adequately document project to client standards. Keep site records to indicate status of materials onsite and scheduled for delivery. Document and publish daily and weekly construction reports to the PM.  Requirements: Bachelor's Degree in Building Science or Civil Engineering, MBA preferred. At least 5 years of experience in managing electrical transmission and substation projects. Experience with Quality Management System Standards (i.e. ISO-9001, TS-16949, etc.) Proficient in Microsoft Project, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.   The offer of employment for this position will be conditioned upon a satisfactory criminal background check.  Company Perks: Health/Dental Insurance    401k Plan      Short & Long Term Disability    Profit Sharing      Paid Time Off    Verizon Wireless Discount      Gym Reimbursement    Tuition Reimbursement      Referral Bonus Program    Wellness Program      Team Building Events    Community Service Events  Requisition ID : 1453
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Minimum Qualification
5 - 7 years

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