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Deputy Construction Manager - Rail & Transit

NA-003835
  1. Seattle
  1. Project, programme & cost management
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.

Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Rail & Transit Intermodal group as a Deputy Construction Manager in Federal Way, Washington.


MAJOR FUNCTION/ROLE

Reporting to the Resident Engineer, the Deputy Construction Manager will coordinate the requirements of the construction leads for the various project elements. Under direction, provides guidance in all conventional and unconventional aspects of construction engineering to manage project construction observation and documentation activities, monitoring contractors' substantial compliance with contract, plans, specifications and special provisions and determining project quality, cost, and adherence to established completion schedule.


JOB DUTIES

Working in an integrated team, the Deputy Construction Manager shall:
  • Coordinate with the Sound Transit staff, the JV staff and subcontractors in site collocated with the Design build Contractor.
  • Performs non-manual field work that involves a combination of conventional and complex features, requiring the application of sound and diversified professional knowledge in board areas of assignments, usually including the coordination of various project.
  • Provides financial management of construction office operations, monitoring costs and expenses, approving and dispersing funds, and coordinating accounting and cost allocation.
  • Leads subordinate internal staff involved in the observation, testing and sampling of construction materials, observation of construction work, and documentation of plan revisions and work progress.
  • Is responsible for reporting cost and quality control activities.
  • Meets and coordinates ongoing construction monitoring with client program manager.
  • Prepares and coordinates contract changes and supplemental agreements with client.
  • Performs such other duties as the supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent. Fifteen years of experience with Bachelor's degree combining engineering design and construction observation administration, and including management and supervision of field and office personnel. Twenty five years experience without degree.


SPECIAL SKILLS
  • Proven skills in leadership, organization, management, and oral & written communications. Persuasive ability and public speaking skills.


PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATIONS
  • Professional Registration is required.


Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

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