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Project Manager (Construction) in Shreveport, LA at RealStreet

Date Posted: 11/20/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives in the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects. As the leading firm in the country which specializes in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the great opportunities throughout the Continental U.S.

We currently have a great assignment for a Project Manager (Construction) with one of our top clients. As a Project Manager (Construction), you will support our client, a full-service engineering and construction firm providing lasting and integrated solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities to public and private clients.

Job Responsibilities

The Project Manager (Construction) will be working on the City’s Capital Improvement Program including wastewater Consent Decree and other water and wastewater projects. The Project Manager (Construction) will be responsible for pipeline and pump station planning, design and construction, overall water and wastewater treatment operations, water and wastewater utility management and additional duties to include:

  • Providing technical guidance, senior leadership and mentoring engineering staff
  • Oversight of Architectural/Engineering (A/E) services
  • Supporting City by facilitating the movement of construction contracts from bid opening through contract award and execution
  • Scope development and design oversight of document preparation, construction cost estimates and design standards
  • Providing support relative to the identification of required permits: performing review of A/E documentation for applicable permits
  • Reviewing A/E contract payment applications
  • Reviewing project schedules and establishing project milestones
  • Reviewing, editing and updating City standard specifications, standard details and design manuals as needed
  • Tracking compliance with Consent Decree requirements: and / or maintain project coordination with utility companies and other City departments
  • Completing Quality Assurance / Quality Control (QA / QC) of key deliverables and assisting on projects managed by others
  • Construction phase services may include general administration of contracts, visiting project sites and observation of construction
  • Reviewing and providing recommendations on field orders, requests for information, change orders, work change directives, shop drawings, substitutions, inspections and tests, applications for payment, contractor’s completion documents, final notice of acceptability of work, record drawings and final inspections of completed construction / close out procedures
  • Compliance with Program Management Information Systems (PMIS) electronic and hard copy document management system

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Project Manager (Construction) role include:

  • B.S. Degree or higher in civil engineering, environmental engineering, construction management or similar applicable discipline
  • 7 years minimum of environmental engineering or project management experience including design and construction management for wastewater infrastructure, gravity sewer lines, trenchless technologies, and rehab of sewer lines
  • Experience with Cured in Place Piping (CIPP), pipe bursting and micro tunneling
  • Must currently be registered as a Professional Engineer (PE) and must be licensed in the state of Louisiana within 12 months of start date
  • Experience in civil / environmental engineering including pipeline and pump station planning, design and construction
  • Experience with overall water and wastewater treatment operations and water / wastewater utility management
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project and familiar with Primavera Unifier


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long – Term Disability

Build a better construction career with RealStreet!

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