Linthicum, Maryland

WHO WE ARE

Michael Baker International is a leading provider of architectural, engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, environmental, construction and program management. The company provides its comprehensive range of services and solutions to support U.S. federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker’s more than 3,000 employees across nearly 100 locations are committed to a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve challenges for clients and communities throughout the country. To learn more, visit https://mbakerintl.com/.

CONSTRUCTION SERVICES PRACTICE

Michael Baker International’s construction technician staff work on active projects and in project field offices in over 40 countries on five continents. Services are provided for a broad range of projects and capabilities, including highways, airports, bridges, rail and transit systems, government and commercial facilities, water and wastewater infrastructure, oil and gas infrastructure, and commercial/urban development.

DESCRIPTION

As a part of our Construction Services Team, the Construction Manager will supervise the planning, coordination and implementation of construction projects relating to current contracts with our current clients. The types of projects vary including: highway projects; bridge repairs and maintenance; constructing taxiways, runways and terminal improvements; as well as providing oversight to field staff and their activities. Construction Managers ensure projects adhere to all plans and regulations and that safety measures are appropriately taken. A typical day may take place onsite of the project or in an office working with the department manager to coordinate and execute projects.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The Construction Manager will coordinate with engineers, clients, contractors and field staff as necessary to ensure projects are completed in accordance to the contract documents, on-time, and within project budgets.

Ability to prepare clear, concise and complete reports for construction observation including:

  • Correspondence

  • Meeting notes

  • Individual daily reports

  • Summary of quantities

  • Change orders

  • Supplemental agreements

  • Project closeout documents

You will work with the Michael Baker department manager in oversight of construction change order administration, inspector performance, and resolution of construction issues. You will support design teams with constructability reviews of the plans under development. You will establish an estimated cost and what tools and technologies are appropriate for the job as well as timeframe for the work to be completed. You will monitor construction progress. You will supervise construction staff and ensure they’re properly trained and certified in the job requirements and use of all equipment. You will work with lead inspectors in scheduling the inspection resources. You will make sure projects adhere to all government and industry standards and guidelines. You will prepare and implement construction management QA/QC Plans. You may be required to work non-standard hours, including some nights and weekends on occasion. You will implement and maintain document control management systems.

PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • You’ll need a four-year degree in Civil Engineering or related Engineering degree.

  • You will need to be a licensed professional engineer (PE) in the state of Maryland.

  • You’ll need 8-10 plus years of construction management and inspection experience.

  • Familiarity with Federal and State Specifications for construction.

  • Familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.

  • Ability to plan, organize, assign, lead, motivate and evaluate the work of others.

  • Construction observation experience with industry standards.

  • Strong people management skills are required.

  • Ability to organize and handle multiple project assignments.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required for client interaction.

MICHAEL BAKER INTERNATIONAL EEO STATEMENT

Michael Baker International is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. Michael Baker International provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. Michael Baker International maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected status.

EEO is the Law. Applicants to and employees of Michael Baker International are protected under Federal law from discrimination.

Linthicum, Maryland

Michael Baker International, a global leader in engineering, planning and consulting has been partnering with communities since 1940 to solve their most complex infrastructure challenges with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.

Supported by more than 6,000 employees in 90 offices worldwide, we provide a full continuum of life-cycle engineering consulting, specialized global construction, base operations, security management, systems integration and intelligence solutions. Our clients include federal, state, and municipal governments; foreign allied governments; and a wide range of private development and other commercial partners.

 

When Michael Baker Jr. first established his engineering firm in 1940, he envisioned a company that would serve as a property surveyor or designer of roads, bridges, buildings and sewage systems, and also as a trusted, long-term partner with local communities and distant nations. His employees strove to transform communities, companies, states and even nations, adopting dual roles as both caring neighbors and innovative nation builders. Baker instilled in his employees the drive to deliver improved quality of life and the desire to make a difference.

 

Baker built a lasting legacy that today forms the foundation on which we continue to serve and grow. Today, we continue to leverage our collective expertise and experience to make the communities we serve better. We strive to make them safer, more accessible, more environmentally sustainable and more livable. We facilitate their transformation supported by differentiating innovation, technologies and dedicated employees. We are change agents, leading our partners around the world into the future.

 

Our greatest differentiator, though, is our employees who demonstrate a world-class ability to solve complex problems. That’s why we engage our people, educate and train them, develop their careers, and invest in their futures. We give them opportunities around the world to exercise and expand their skills and expertise. We reward innovation and collaboration that lead to the best solutions for our clients. As a company, We Make a Difference.

 

To most effectively serve our clients, Michael Baker International is organized into three distinct business units: Engineering & Consulting; Sallyport Global Holdings; and SC3, which are described below.

 

ENGINEERING, PLANNING AND CONSULTING

 

The Engineering, Planning and Consulting business unit encompasses the complete life-cycle of planning, environmental assessment, engineering design, construction management, and facilities maintenance for projects in more than 38 countries on five continents. We provide a full continuum of solutions for a broad range of markets, including highways, bridges, airports, rail and mass transit systems, domestic and overseas government and commercial facilities, water and wastewater infrastructure, energy infrastructure and urban planning and development.

 

Professional Services – As part of Engineering, Planning and Consulting, this business unit provides high-value, differentiated engineering and professional services around the globe, including specialized construction services, cost management support and engineering support.

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