Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking a Construction Manager to join our Portland, Maine office.
Are you a Construction Manager (CM) with 10+ years of environmental and / or construction management field experience? Are you looking for an opportunity to be responsible for a variety of technically challenging environmental remediation construction projects? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an established international environmental engineering / consulting firm that values its employee’s enthusiasm and technical contributions? If so, we encourage you to apply for this opportunity. We are dedicated to providing the atmosphere to allow individuals to grow their career.
The position anticipates a significant field presence in the Portsmouth, New Hampshire area for a period of 1 to 2 years and potentially longer covering construction and operation of groundwater treatment systems. At times (less than 25 percent) office work out of the Portland, Maine office may be required. In the future construction management and / or operation and maintenance (O&M) management and activities may be required in other locations.
Manage / oversee subcontractors and junior / mid-level Amec Foster Wheeler staff during construction activities associated construction of large-scale groundwater treatment systems. In the future, construction work may include building construction or other environmental remediation technologies such as soil and sediment excavation, demolition, slurry walls, sheet walls and general site civil work
Responsible for overall field safety of subcontractors and other on-site Amec Foster Wheeler personnel
Review complete design plans, specifications and special provisions for soil / groundwater remediation systems, excavations, demolition and general civil site work
Track payment applications, requests for information, change order requests and general construction phase submittals
Review contractor submittals including equipment, Work Plans and QA / QC Plans
Complete daily, weekly and monthly construction reports
Conduct project closeout activities including final inspections, completion of punch lists, record drawings, and contract closeout
Review plans and specifications for constructability during design
Prepare conceptual construction estimates
Develop and maintain project schedules (Master and three week look-ahead)
Prepare bidding documents with detailed direction, requests for proposals and assist in subcontractor procurement
Learn and stay up-to-date on guidance, state and federal environmental / construction regulations, reviews, and methods relevant to the management and remediation of contaminated sites
Maintain and develop vendor and other professional contacts
Participate in training events, project meetings and construction / engineering team meetings
Work and travel safely, follow company and site safety standards, maintain permits and training certificates
Manage responsibilities on multiple projects at one time
Maintain successful client relations
Operate and maintain groundwater extraction and treatment systems, including preventative maintenance, troubleshooting, repairs, sampling and reporting
Skills / Qualifications
B.S. degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Construction Management, or related degree
10 years construction management experience in environmental remediation and / or process / wastewater type projects
Understanding of means and methods associated with groundwater treatment technologies, civil type work, CSI specifications and construction drawings
Understanding of structural, electrical, mechanical, plumbing and general building systems
Strong fundamental math skills
Advocate for maintaining a safe working environment
Excellent communication, both verbal and written
Strong organizational abilities
Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours as required
Must pass drug test, entrance physical, and background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
Water / Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator Certification
Knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Project and Primavera P6
OSHA HAZWOPER 40 hr training in accordance with 29CFR1910.120
OSHA HAZWOPER Site Supervisor
OSHA 10 or 30 hr Construction Safety
Working outside in various, inclement weather conditions, uneven terrain
Office / Field work with computer
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure, Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.