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Site Manager - Union Combined Cycle Project

Date: Jul 30, 2019

Location: US

Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

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Req Id : 3230 

Job Title : Site Manager - Union Combined Cycle Project  


Work Location : USVRTL 

Opportunity Type : Staff 

Relocation eligible : No 

Full time/Part time : Full-Time  

Contract Hire Only for this Project : No 

Job Family
Construction Services
Job Code
Job Grade
Salary Plan
CNS: Construction Services
Job Summary

BVCI Project Field Managers are responsible for successful execution and start-up of the project; are responsible for providing leadership to the project staff and all organizations on site along with directing staff in the daily/weekly planning process. These lead professionals function as a representative for BVCI in all interactions involving the owner and contract. This professional implements BVCI standards and procedures, develops project specific procedures and allocates resources, and makes decisions in support of project strategies.


***This professional may have his/her home base anywhere within the U.S. due to being a Field position with high travel/mobilization requirements. This means that this professional will spend the majority of work time at the assigned project location for the duration of the project requiring long-term temporary living close to the project site.


BVCI, a proud part of the BV family of companies, offers union shop construction services for on-time, on-budget project delivery.


Our professionals deliver solid dependable solutions for industrial construction projects of all sizes, enabling us to provide leading construction services for our clients. Together, we have an integrated approach to project execution with an emphasis on safety, quality, cost, and schedule.


Our Services

We work with our clients on EPC as well as construction-only projects. We self-perform projects by executing direct hire labor as well as utilizing subcontractor elements. We continue to expand our services offered and build our project backlog.


Now is the time to work at BVCI!

Key Responsibilities
  • Responsible for updating and completing the Construction Execution Plan. 
  • Reviews and refines the plan as the project progresses. 
  • Directs overall construction effort including coordination of erection activities, suppliers, direct hire craft labor, subcontractors, startup and testing activities, and the owner. 
  • Directs implementation of the Construction Processes and Procedures Manual (CPPM) and insures requests for deviations are submitted when necessary.
  • Manages overall construction and startup cost to meet established budgets. 
  • Reviews, analyzes, and reports monthly on project construction budget, schedule, and quality performance and takes appropriate action to return the project to plan. 
  • Directs implementation of established project controls processes and procedures including Installation Work Packaging (IWP) through Package Manager software tool.
  • Coordinates with leadership to negotiate and implement appropriate labor agreements.
  • Establishes and maintains relationships and develops a high level of trust and credibility with clients, owners, alliance partners, craft labor, subcontractors, and suppliers. 
  • Leads the site management team. 
  • Directs implementation of project construction Safety & Health and Loss Control procedures and is responsible for ensuring that the project meets the agreed safety targets. 
  • Directs implementation of project quality assurance procedures and is responsible for ensuring that the established level of quality is achieved. 
  • Directs implementation of project commissioning and testing plan and is responsible for ensuring that the necessary resources are provided to commissioning. 
  • Directs implementation of project field materials management procedures. 
  • Approves field purchases, equipment rentals, extra work authorizations, subcontractor progress and final payments, B&V professional time sheets, and B&V professional expense reimbursements. 
  • Directs change order management for subcontracts. 
  • Coordinates with project manager to identify and execute change orders to contract with owner.
  • Directs the resolution of all back charges, collection of conformed to construction records, and other contract closeout activities. 
  • Establishes project field staffing needs and coordinates with Project Manager and construction department to staff project field office. 
  • Mentors project field staff, promotes internal and external team building, and maintains morale. 
  • Adheres to Safety, Quality, Ethical Standards, Lessons Learned, and Performance Management programs in accordance with C&P Policies, Standards, Guides, and Contractual commitments. 
  • Is responsible for producing and implementing site specific procedures as required. Identifies and assesses improvement opportunities which will add value. 
  • Champions implementation of LEAN concepts and continuous improvement efforts. 
  • Assesses and supports the change management effects associated with the implementation of improvements. 
  • Proactively supports, encourages and facilitates staff to engage in continuous improvement activities.
  • Acts as project manager with responsibilities for the management of a multi discipline project team.
Management Responsibilities
Supervises work of others. Responsible for hiring, discipline, and pay administration of their subordinates.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required with 10+ years experience on similar projects in construction management role with a minimum of 3 years of experience as a Project Field Manager. 

No degree required with 15+ years experience with 5+ years in a construction management role on smaller projects or 3 years as a Project Field Manager. 

All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Valid Driver's License

Communicates effectively
Directs work
Instills trust
Interpersonal savvy
Organizational savvy
Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical field office environment. Typical construction site environment. 

Black & Veatch Holding Company, its subsidiaries and its affiliated companies, complies with all Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) affirmative action laws and regulations. Black & Veatch does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, religion, color, sex, national origin, marital status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender Identity and expression, disability, veteran status, pregnancy status or other status protected by law.

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