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Construction Manager CM Oversight Manager

Company name
Gannett Fleming, Inc.

Chicago, IL, United States

Employment Type

Civil Engineering, Construction, Manager

Posted on
Mar 17, 2020

Valid Through
Jun 30, 2020

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At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.
Excellence Delivered As Promised. It\u2019s more than a slogan. It\u2019s our standard. It\u2019s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It\u2019s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It\u2019s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

What You Will Do
Gannett Fleming is looking for an experienced Construction Manager (CM) Oversight Manager to join our team in the Greater Chicago Area. Successful candidates will perform a wide variety of tasks related to management, supervision and coordination of teams, trade contractors and subcontractors.\u202f As the primary point of interaction with the client, duties will include managing the CM Project Team, conducting progress meetings, reviewing and processing contractors\u2019 requisitions, monitoring schedules and budgets, as well as supervise the administration of contracts. 
The Construction Oversight Manager is an integrated member of a 40 person Program Management team overseeing the planning, design, and construction of a long-term, $5 billion capital infrastructure program for the Chicago Transit Authority, the third largest transit agency in the nation.
Responsibilities include:

Provides recommendations during planning and design phases of projects regarding constructability, phasing, logistics and operations interface to minimize costs and service disruptions
Assists in the identification of risks that affect schedule and budget adherence
Assists in the establishment of CM Standards in areas such as safety, scheduling, contract change management, and quality plans
Assists the Owner in CM procurement activities, including scope development, evaluation criteria, and levels of effort estimates
Assists the Owner in the oversight of CM contracts for transit capital projects
Assists in coordinating construction activities among transit operations, infrastructure, and contractors
Coordinates with other functional area of the Program Management team, including Planning/Design Oversight and Project Controls

other titles: CCM, Resident Enginer, Construction Manager

Minimum Qualifications

A minimum of 10 years of CM and/or Resident Engineer experience
Preference for candidates with experience on transit/rail infrastructure projects, including stations, civil/track, traction power, and signals/systems
Experience in construction planning within operating complex operating environments, with a demonstrated ability to creatively minimize service disruptions and mitigate risks
Working knowledge of E-Builder
Strong communication and organizational skills

Please Note: This role represents a career opportunity to be part of high-profile program in the Greater Chicago Area. The program is managed through a Joint Venture Partnership (JV). As a result, the successful candidate could be employed by anyone of our JV partners or sub-contractors.  

Life at Gannett Fleming
For more than 100 years, we\u2019ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,500 highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.
Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law. 
Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.
NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.
Location: Chicago, ILWorking Hours: 8 AM \u2013 5 PMEmployment Status: Full-timeInternal Requisition ID: 2020-6574

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