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Construction Manager - HVDC - Utah or California

Company: Black & Veatch
Location: Delta
Posted on: November 18, 2023

Job Description:

Construction Manager - HVDC - Utah or California
Date: Nov 16, 2023
Delta, UT, US Delta, UT, US Delta, UT, US CA, US
Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies
Together, we own our company, our future, and our shared success.
As an employee-owned company, our people are Black & Veatch. We put them at the center of everything we do and empower them to grow, explore new possibilities and use their diverse talents and perspectives to solve humanity's biggest challenges in an ever-evolving world. With over 100 years of innovation in sustainable infrastructure and our expertise in engineering, procurement, consulting and construction, together we are building a world of difference.
Company : Black & Veatch Corporation
Req Id : 100268
Opportunity Type : Staff
Relocation eligible : No
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: No
Job Summary
Manages construction open-shop craft and Subcontractor work activities associated with the construction of substation projects. Responsible for the development and maintenance of Construction Procedures associated with HVDC Construction activities. Participates in project proposals, including the estimate development for Substation Construction. Involved in training and mentoring site supervision and craft associated with work activities. May lead one or more construction projects simultaneously. Experience in Substation Construction including safe working practices associated with working on or near exposed energized electrical equipment. Ensures schedule and project expectations are clearly defined to Subcontractors and craft supervision. Ensures schedule requirements are communicated to all levels of craft discipline. Coordinates technical interpretation of technical requirements and specifications. Provides technical data and information as required to subcontractor supervision or construction engineers. Ensures compliance by subcontractor and workforce to all standards, procedures and contractual commitments within the bounds of all applicable policies. #LI-KC1 #ConstructionManager #substation #HVDC
By joining our BV Construction group, you will have the ability to develop and enhance your skills in an on-site, hands-on environment. We are committed to providing our construction professionals with expert training, career development, and career advancement to allow for continuous professional development. Our management is committed to the latest advances in technology, above class support and sustainability to bring our clients the best service in safety, quality, and final product. Functions in our group include safety, project field management, construction management, quality control, start up and decommissioning and field engineering.
Key Responsibilities
Provides technical guidance to Engineering and Construction regarding projects and disciplines. Quality/Continuous Improvement: Independently applies knowledge and ensures compliance with Black and Veatch quality program. Establishes related processes and promotes a culture that is conducive to quality. Supports continuous improvement and change management efforts. Engineering Production: Prepares a variety of complex engineering deliverables for multiple or mega projects. Performs complex research and develops recommendations for equipment and/or materials selection to Engineering and Construction.Manages assigned budget, schedule, and quality requirementsleading production teams; responsible for technical aspects of projects as assigned. Establishes work plan to be applied to a given project. Project Coordination: Actively coordinates wit Communicates client interests and drivers to project team members and develops approaches to accommodate these concerns in the performance of the work on complex projects. Typically provides support to business development, engineering or pursuit activities. Knowledge Sharing, Innovation and Technology: Serves as a technical specialist and has knowledge and skill set to provide consultation and guidance to project teams in a particular practice area. Provides and assist site engineering and construction and engineering teams the means, methods, and staffing to support construction of Substation. Read and review project blueprints and structural specifications to determine dimensions of structure or system and material requirements. Work with construction and engineering supervisor to determine project details such as plan preparation, acceptance testing, and evaluation of field conditions. Works with Engineering and EH&S group to develop and maintain safety program through engineering plans associated with Construction activities. Develops and maintains Construction standards and quality programs associated with the Construction of HVDC work.Leads and assists in design constructability reviews along with review of design maps, graphs, square footage availability and diagrams. Calculate dimensions, square footage, profile and component specifications, and material quantities, using calculator or computer. Supports subcontract developments for projects as needed. Assists site team in resolving problems and reports on issues related to drawings and information, material analysis, schedule, quality, quantity tracking, cost reporting, and safety.Reviews all installed quantity reports, and progress payment request. Develops a stable working relationship with Client and assigned subcontractor(s).Develops and distributes a Job Hazard Analysis for major erection packages within scope.
Preferred Qualifications
Direct hire Substation construction experience. HVDC experience. Experience with Outage Plans within construction. Bachelor's degree in construction or engineering and Craft experience and above preferred. Should have 3+ years of experience as Construction Manager level or above. Should have 8+ years with a degree or 14+ years without degree, of Substation experience. Knowledge of project budget process and tools. Knowledge of department budget process and tools. Knowledge of Project controls. Risk assessment/management. Administrative policies and procedures. Construction Project Management Systems. Conceptual planning ability. Conflict management skills. Leadership ability (team building, coaching, mentoring, change management, advising). Multi-tasking ability (prioritize, organize, schedule work). Presentation skills. Problem solving skills (identify, analyze, research, evaluate, resolve). Project management skills. Communication and meeting skills. Time reporting systems. Expense reporting policies and procedures. Bilingual/Spanish speaking is preferred.
Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in construction, engineering, or related field preferred, or relevant field experience.

  • 14+ years construction supervisory experience required, with at least 3 years of previous construction manager experience.

  • OSHA Training

  • All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

    OSHA Training
    Work Environment/Physical Demands
    Physical Demands:
    --- Lift and carry heavy items weighing up to 50 pounds.
    --- Stand, Kneel, Bend, Stoop, Move, and Walk long distances in and around confined, cluttered places, and uneven areas.
    --- See and hear naturally or with correction.
    --- Full range of motion and flexibility consistent with requirements of the job duties.
    --- Requires using hands to handle, control, or feel objects, tools or controls according to a set procedure.
    --- Requires repetitive movement.
    --- May require work above 5 feet in height.
    --- Climb and maintain balance on steel framework, stairs, ladders and scaffolds.
    --- Work up to a 12 hour shift doing hard physical labor in varying temperature extremes and other outside conditions.
    Work Environment:
    --- Typical construction site environment:
    --- Requires working in cramped work spaces and getting into awkward positions.
    --- Requires working in very hot (above 90 F degrees) or very cold (below 32F degrees) temperatures and exposure to inclement weather such as dust, wind, snow, rain, etc.
    --- Requires working in extremely bright or low lighting conditions
    --- Includes exposure to sounds and noise levels that are distracting or uncomfortable.
    --- Work around hazardous equipment.
    --- Typical office environment.
    --- This position is considered a safety sensitive position.
    Salary Plan
    CNS: Construction Services
    Job Grade
    Black & Veatch endeavors to makeaccessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process because of a disability, please contact the Employee Relations Department at +1-913-359-1622 or via our. This contact information is for disability accommodation requests only; you may not use this contact information to inquire about the status of applications. General inquiries about the status of applications will not be returned.
    Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.
    Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.
    To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.
    A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.
    We are proud to be a 100 percent ESOP-owned company. As employee-owners, our professionals are empowered to drive not only their personal growth, but the company's long-term achievements - and they share in the financial rewards of the success through stock ownership.
    By valuing diverse voices and perspectives, we cultivate an authentically inclusive environment for professionals and are able to provide innovative and effective solutions for clients.
    Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.
    For our EEO Policy Statement, please click. If you'd like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please clickand.
    Notice to External Search Firms : Black & Veatch does not accept unsolicited resumes and will not be obligated to pay a placement fee for unsolicited resumes. Black & Veatch Talent Acquisition engages with search firms directly for hiring needs.
    Nearest Major Market: Utah
    Nearest Secondary Market: Provo
    Job Segment: Construction Engineer, Electrical, Field Engineer, Construction, Engineer, Engineering

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