Construction Manager

  • Jacobs
  • Knoxville,TN,United States
  • May 21, 2021

Job Description

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.Your Impact:At Jacobs, we challenge what is currently accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions for tomorrow. If you’re interested in a rewarding career working with the industry’s best and most innovative engineers, then Jacobs is where you belong. We are looking for a driven and curious Construction Manager to join our team in Knoxville, TN.We are looking for a Construction Manager for our Knoxville, TN office to execute exciting and challenging projects. The employee will work alongside our local team of project and construction managers to perform the following tasks:Assist project managers with the overall administration of water/wastewater construction contracts.Observe and document field and construction activities related to the construction to municipal water and wastewater infrastructure and facilities.Monitoring contractor activities for conformance with the approved contract documents including specifications, drawings, and schedules.Work with engineering disciplines and other field inspectors on large, complex projects to ensure that inspection documentation accurately and completely reports the work that has occurred, including items of non-conformance.Review and monitor the conformance to safety and quality control plans.Maintain accurate and concise daily reports and project records, including record drawings.Provide input from the field to assist project managers, designers, and engineers.Attend startup and commissioning activities and able to consult on and troubleshoot installationsDisplay strong communication and interpersonal skills and can work in a fast-paced consulting environmentDrive health & safety in all aspects of project execution including field, office, and personal environments.Work to build a cooperative partnership between the client, contractor, and all stakeholders to ensure timely resolution of project issues and the overall success of the projectCollaborate on and contribute to maintaining and building strong client relationships.Here’s What You’ll Need:5 years of related experienceProficient in email and basic computer skills (Microsoft Office Suite) with MS Office, Word, and ExcelIdeally, You’ll Also Have: * *10+ years of related experienceIndustry certification or training in construction managementUndergraduate degree or demonstrated equivalency trainingProficient with web-based construction document management platforms and emails.Grow your career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, flourish, and succeed.  Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws ( and supplemental language ( .At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.