Linthicum, Maryland

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 the MD State Highway Administration, MD Transportation Authority, MD Aviation Administration and Baltimore City. Interaction with field staff, other consulting firms and the agency clients will be part of your duties. 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 a project checking on field staff and having a conversation with the project site engineer and to returning to the office working with the department manager to coordinate and execute projects.

The Construction Manager will coordinate with engineers, clients, contractors and field staff as necessary to ensure projects are completed in accordance with 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, and project closeout documents.

The Construction Manager with the Michael Baker Department Manager will provide in oversight of construction change order administration, inspector performance, and resolution of construction issues.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Support design teams with constructability reviews of the plans under development.
  • Establish an estimated cost and what tools and technologies are appropriate for the job as well as timeframe for the work to be completed.
  • Monitor construction progress.
  • Supervise construction staff and ensure they're properly trained and certified in the job requirements and use of all equipment.
  • Work with lead inspectors in scheduling the inspection resources.
  • Interact with other consulting firms.
  • Communicate and visit clients.
  • Make sure projects adhere to all government and industry standards and guidelines.
  • Prepare and implement construction management QA/QC Plans.
  • May have to work non-standard hours, including some nights and weekends on occasion. You will implement and maintain document control management systems.
PROFESSIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Four-year degree in Civil Engineering or related Engineering degree.
  • You'll need 8-10 plus years of construction management and inspection experience.
  • Familiarity with Federal and State Specifications for construction.
  • Possession of a professional engineer (PE) in the state of Maryland is preferred but not required.
  • 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.
  • Established relationships with state agencies a plus.
  • Ability to organize and handle multiple project assignments.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required for client interaction.

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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