Why join us?
We are hiring! The Construction Manager is an integral part of our Construction Management Team. This position is based out of Alexandria, VA.
and will have focused support to National Park Service and other Federal work in the Washington D.C. area.
Atkins is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies. Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.
Atkins has the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.
How will you contribute to the team?
Provides construction management responsibilities on projects
Responsible for the compilation of construction data and the preparation of reports.
Coordinates operation within organization unit to ensure consistency with policies and procedures.
Maintain excellent relationships with client, architects / engineers, and contractors
Manage project schedule from inception to close out
Lead project job-site meetings
Review contractor work in place to ensure compliance with plans and specifications
Review and approve of contractor monthly requisitions and invoices
Efficient change order management and cost control
Report on project issues and providing status updates
Perform other duties as may be required.
What will you contribute?
Bachelor’s degree in construction management, civil engineering, or related field.
With Associate’s Degree, eight year of related experience. Without a degree, ten years of related experience is required.
National Park Service construction management experience preferred
Federal construction management experience required
Effective leadership for managing construction management activities
Ability to take charge and effectively manage contractors to meet project schedule
Knowledge of OSHA safety regulations
The ability to work well with others, and willingness to learn in a team environment
Strong computer skills, experience w / MS Windows Office, Primavera P6, etc.
What we offer at Atkins :
At Atkins, you will enjoy a robust rewards package which includes :
Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes
Flexible work schedules
Retirement Savings Plan with employer match
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities and a highly regarded tuition reimbursement program