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Assistant Project Manager - K12

The Jacobs Brand Dallas, TX
  • Posted: October 16, 2019
  • Full-Time
The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector.   Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities.  We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery.    The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.
 
Position Summary

Reporting directly to the Program Manager or Regional Manager, this position will work closely with Design, Procurement, and Project Controls but would focus on the overview of the General Contractor and the immediate construction of the project,. This position is client facing and would be the direct contact as the onsite Owners Representative with an emphasis on ensuring Schedule, Cost, Scope and Safety.
 
Responsible for overall project delivery (cost, schedule, quality, information, contracts) on multiple project assignments
Manage project development from conception through completion (both large and small) in accordance with program objectives
Manages all budgets, schedules, scope development, design and construction contracts, documents, procedures and controls for assigned projects
Manages the review and approval process for consultant invoices and contractor pay applications and change orders and coordinates with Control Manager for proper posting in reporting program
Attends assigned meetings to cover weekly job progress meetings; issues meeting minutes during design
Resolves complex construction related issues, disputes, and disagreements.
Reviews status and monitors variances of the construction project database relative to scheduling and cost control reporting
Excellent communication skills as this position is client facing
Ability to multitask and work in a fast pace environment
Bachelor of Science in an Engineering discipline, Construction Management, or Architecture required
5 years of experience as a Project Manager in an Engineering, Environmental or Construction organization required
10 years of experience in a project related technical field required
Strong working knowledge of pre-design and pre-construction, building systems/components and technology, contract management, project delivery methods, team building and client relationship building required

Essential Functions: 

Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

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