Constuction Manager - 11790

Houston, TX

Constuction Manager - 11790

This Opportunity

WSP is currently initiating a search for a Construction Manager for our Houston office, to be involved in projects with our Texas PM/CM Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges

Your Impact

  • Oversee Construction Team Management for Client, establish project parameters/expectations for project success including resourcing, control and coordination of execution of project
  • Oversee construction inspectors and verify daily work reports; and documentation of contractor work performed, materials testing and traffic control based on construction plans and specifications; using E-Builder, SiteManager , spreadsheets, or other electronic or manual means.
  • Coordinate with the contractor and the client to identify and resolve construction issues
  • Ensures all construction activities and deliverables, which includes work packages for construction, are completed in accordance with Client's standards, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Verify contractor activity; recommend acceptance or rejection of work items; prepare documentation in support of monthly pay estimates and change orders.
  • Develop and provide Regular Progress Reporting which summarizes Project status: Budget, Schedule, Manpower Graphs and Cost Forecasts, Change Orders, Critical Issues, etc.
  • Chairs all project required progress and coordination meetings and provides a comprehensive report in the form of weekly minutes, detailing records, and actions. 
  • Managing all technical communications with external project team members and Client.
  • Ensures technical queries raised during construction are answered appropriately
  • Exercise responsible and ethical decision-making regarding company funds, resources and conduct, and adhere to WSP’s Code of Conduct and related policies and procedures.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as required by business needs.


Who You Are

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering-related field experience OR equivalent experience
  • A Minimum of 5 years of directly relevant experience, including Construction Manager or related roles (or equivalent working knowledge/experience) 
  • Demonstrated ability to read and interpret contract documents
  • Working knowledge of applicable codes, standards, and materials
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • Proven track record of upholding workplace safety and ability to abide by WSP’s health, safety and drug/alcohol and harassment policies
  • Valid drivers’ license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in local municipalities and/or local DOT.
  • Background in construction management, architecture, or engineering fields.
  • Professional Engineer License
  • Familiarity with e-Builder, MS Office , MS Project and other PC software used on design and construction projects