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HNTB Rail Systems Construction Manager in San Jose, California

What We're Looking For

Responsible for providing overall field contract administration and coordination on a mega program or mega project of a diverse and complex nature. Supervises assigned staff to verify that the Contractor’s activities are monitored and controlled in accordance with design specifications and contractual requirements. Primary on-site liaison between Client, Company Personnel and Contractor for resolution of project issues.

Primary Focus Will Include:

  • Overseeing the construction activities of construction projects in excess of $200MM. Manage staff assigned to you to support these construction activities.

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • Degree in Construction Management or Engineering

  • Knowledge of various different disciplines within the rail systems industry such as traction power, OCS, third rail, train control signaling, communications and all cabling; ability to integrate between disciplines; knowledge of mechanical, electrical, and track a plus

  • Experience on projects of various modes of transportation such as light rail, heavy rail, commuter rail, streetcar, people mover, etc.

  • Extensive knowledge of the rail transit construction industry with comprehensive understanding of construction process and procedures

  • Ability to negotiate difficult and complex issues and serve as intermediary between design staff and construction representatives

  • Full understanding of construction scheduling including experience with Primavera and MS Project scheduling tools

  • Proficiency in the use of SharePoint, Visio and estimating software

  • Ability to develop estimates for cost and schedule, coordinate with third parties, produce project reports, assure conformance to quality and safety, and suggest ideas to mitigate risk

  • Experience in testing and commissioning, cut-in work into an active system, turnover to operations, and safety certification

  • Experience with dispute resolution procedures including claims recovery procedures such as mediation and arbitration

  • Experience working in contracts with various delivery methods such as Design-Build, CM/GC and P3

  • Experience working with rail transit agencies throughout the West Region

  • Experience working for a rail systems construction contractor a plus

What You'll Need

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Implements on-site procedures to assist staff in performing their work.

  • Collects data to brief client on project issues and provides possible resolutions.

  • Reviews and drafts responses to Contractor’s correspondence as required.

  • Reads and interpret plans.

  • Monitors Contractor progress and compares with reviewed Progress Schedule.

  • Mentors and trains staff.

  • Administers JPI’s and Budget.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management, Science or related degree

  • 20 years related experience

Additional Information

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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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About Us

At HNTB, we are harnessing the power of collaboration and innovation to establish a new vision for the future of mobility across our country. You don’t have to look far to see our impact. For more than a century, HNTB’s spark has connected people and places, expanded opportunity, and left a lasting impact on our communities. Our culture of integrity and inclusion, combined with groundbreaking solutions, has affirmed our reputation and positioned our firm as the industry leader in delivering extraordinary value.

When you join HNTB, you are joining an employee-owned firm founded on the values of integrity, collaboration, personal accountability, respect for others, and the development of all employees. We are committed to the continual improvement of an inclusive and diverse workplace. We encourage our employees to bring their whole and authentic selves to work, provide them a meaningful welcoming environment where they are valued, celebrated and respected. Diversity of thought and unique perspectives drives innovation, engagement and retention, which makes HNTB better and brings value to our clients and our communities.

HNTB is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer .

HNTB does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. We will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with a disability where appropriate.

Work Authorization

In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law).

Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is typically not available for entry level positions.

  • HNTB participates in E-Verify

  • Know your rights: Right to Work