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Construction Manager II

Company: Fluor Corporation
Location: Chicago
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionFluor joint venture with Walsh Construction Company is seeking candidates for the CTA R project.The JV team was selected by the Chicago Transit Authority (CTA) to design and build Phase One of the Red and Purple Line Modernization Program. The $2.1 billion project will be the largest capital project in CTA's history, ultimately resulting in expanded capacity and improved infrastructure along the region's most used rail lines. The project involves building new elevated tracks along a 1.9-mile section in Chicago, including new bridges, support structures and existing tracks. Four of the CTA's busiest stations will be replaced, and a grade-separated bypass for the Brown Line at Clark Junction will be built, along with the upgrading the signal system.The purpose of this position is to oversee and direct the performance of all field construction activities for assigned projects typically with a value between $50 Million and $150 Million; in conformance with plans, specifications, schedules, and cost estimates. This role requires a working knowledge and background of assigned work, the ability to cope with complex situations through deliberate analysis and planning, and see actions at least partly in terms of longer-term goals. The role continues to increase proficiency to direct other line supervision as necessary in their respective roles to meet or exceed all project objectives. This position requires the ability to coordinate and direct construction craftsmen in numerous crafts and/or to manage contractors/subcontractors for the same within the assigned area of responsibility. This role may be referred to as Manager II, Construction. Execute field construction activities in conformance with project drawings, specifications, schedules, cost estimates, procedures, quality requirements, and safety standardsControl project schedule and cost through the efficient use of all construction resources including manpower, materials, tools, and equipmentMonitor productivity and cost and implement appropriate action to maintain maximum labor productivity and cost-effectivenessPlay an active role in the development of the safety culture on the project, making safety a natural part of all work performedOther duties as assignedBasic Job RequirementsAccredited four (4) year degree or global equivalent in applicable field of study and sixteen (16) years of work-related experience or a combination of education and directly related experience equal to twenty (20) years if non-degreed; some locations may have additional or different qualifications in order to comply with local requirementsAbility to communicate effectively with audiences that include but are not limited to management, coworkers, clients, vendors, contractors, and other stakeholdersJob related technical knowledge necessary to complete the jobAbility to learn and apply knowledge of applicable local, state/province, and federal/national statutes and guidelinesAbility to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective mannerOther Job RequirementsTypically direct and responsible for all staff assigned to the project(s) through direct reports typically consisting of managers and supervisors heading up the various functions (i.e., Safety Manager, Quality Manager, Construction Manager/Superintendents, Site Services Manager, Engineering Manager, Contracts Manager, and others as appropriate for the project(s))Typically serve as lead person to coordinate all activities and communication within the site/project areas as well as between those areas and other offices and locationsCoordinate and implement indirect activities, internal and external, required to support a productive project execution; including functional staff support, support craft activities, and any other resource necessary to assure a safe and quality project executionGenerally responsible to assure all work undertaken is within approved scope boundaries and is in full compliance with all pertinent requirementsResponsibility typically includes serving as the single point of accountability to senior management, the client, and the communityPreferred QualificationsTransit experience preferredProven ability promoting outstanding customer service and client relationsExcellent skills in interpersonal relations, conflict resolution, communication, and leadership; possess strong presentation ability to address senior management, client management, and total project personnel with commandBasic computer and software skills to include the use of word processing, e-mail, spreadsheets and electronic presentation programsCompetency in administrative functions related to project and office operationsFunctional proficiency in project controls, human relations, industrial relations, and contract management as it applicable to assigned area of responsibility; possess the capacity to direct those functions as required to support the project execution while typically being well seasoned in most functions as they apply to management of the projectDemonstrated strong decision making, critical thinking and problem solving skills with ability to remain calm while taking charge in critical situations

Keywords: Fluor Corporation, Chicago , Construction Manager II, Professions , Chicago, Illinois

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