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CDM Smith Manager I - Construction in Woodbury, New York


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CDM Smith is one of the world’s top program management and construction management (PM/CM) firms, providing innovative and creative solutions for our clients and assisting them in achieving successful outcomes on their most important programs. We currently provide PM/CM services around the world with over 300 working full-time professionals who use world-class program controls, processes, and tools.

We are pursuing a construction manager for a wastewater treatment outfall project in West Babylon, NY to join our established team of accomplished professionals. As a member of our team, this individual will provide technical expertise to the firm, and leadership to a staff of construction representatives and project support staff.

Responsibilities include:

  • Support the Construction Manager in all construction management activities including CPM scheduling, claims management, project coordination, risk management, and quality management.

  • Provide expertise in tunneling construction methods and train resident inspection staff on tunneling inspection requirements.

  • Communicate and interface with internal/external team members and authorities involved in the execution of construction activities.

  • Manage, monitor, and track project objectives including scope of work, schedule and budget.

  • Ensure that construction is completed in accordance with the Contract Documents and CDM Smith Quality Standards.

  • Manage resources and budget effectively contributing to the overall profitability of the firm.

  • Establish processes and procedures to reduce cost, limit risks and provide a safe work environment for our staff.

  • Mentor staff and contribute to the firm’s knowledge management system.

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Manager I - Construction



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Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management and 10 Years of experience in construction or Project Management Professional certification from the Project Management Institute (PMI) and 15 years of construction experience or a Certified Construction Manager (CCM) from the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) and 15 years of experience of construction experience or 22 years of construction experience in lieu of degree. PE desired.

  • Travel: Job requires site visits (up to 10%-20% of time allocation).

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Tunneling experience specifically using tunnel boring machine methods.

  • Position will be full time on project site.

  • Demonstrated record of high performance in managing large tunneling projects

  • Ability to work independently, oversee construction contractors, manage a staff of construction inspectors and prepare high-level reports to the client and governing entities.

  • Job requires full time site presence and field visits in which factors sited for Construction Representatives may apply (i.e., continuous climbing, exposure to loud noise, seasonal weather and driving.)

EEO Statement:

We attract the best people in the industry, supporting their efforts to learn and grow. We strive to create a challenging and progressive work environment. We provide career opportunities that span a variety of disciplines and geographic locations, with projects that our employees plan, design, build and operate—as diverse as the needs of our clients. CDM Smith 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.

Why CDM Smith?:

CDM Smith provides lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting, engineering, construction, and operations firm, we deliver exceptional client service, quality results and enduring value across the entire project life cycle.

Job Site Location:

New York - Woodbury

Agency Disclaimer:

All vendors must have a signed CDM Smith Placement Agreement from the CDM Smith Recruitment Center Manager to receive payment for your placement. Verbal or written commitments from any other member of the CDM Smith staff will not be considered binding terms. All unsolicited resumes sent to CDM Smith and any resume submitted to any employee outside of CDM Smith Recruiting Center Team (RCT) will be considered property of CDM Smith. CDM Smith will not be held liable to pay a placement fee.

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Visa Sponsorship Available:

No - We will not support sponsorship, i.e. H-1B or TN Visas for this position