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Project Leader/Construction Manager.

Company: KBR
Location: Memphis
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Title:

Project Leader/Construction Manager.

KBR COMPANY INFORMATION

When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.

Associate Project Leader - Construction

Assists Project Leaders and Project Managers in carrying out all project activities. Assumes responsibility for coordinating certain portions of the administration of the project such as cost control, document control, contract changes, shop drawings, etc. May be responsible for certain subcontractors or parts of a large project. Can perform some basic project management functions under minimal supervision.

This position is located at a client site in Memphis, TN. No Per Diem or Relocation Assistance will be offered.

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, work may be performed in a remote capacity. Once the COVID-19 Pandemic guidelines for social distancing have been reduced, work will be required to be performed on site.

Responsibilities

  • Conducts work activities in a manner consistent with IFF and KBR Core Values.
  • Accountable for overall project performance, including safety, operability, quality, budget, and schedule.
  • Oversees contractors and workers in the field to ensure a high level of safety, quality, and schedule performance.
  • Manages Requests For Information and Field Change Notifications.
  • Responsible for procurement status.
  • Assures that all work is performed by approved procedures, design specifications, and engineering requirements.
  • Provides constructability input during the design.
  • Provides technical support to Project Managers.
  • Develops and maintains project cost/change controls, project budget, and accounting records.
  • Coordinates and monitors schedule updates, invoices, and submittals.
  • Assists in managing and reviewing the progress of contractors' construction schedules.
  • Reviews weekly and monthly reports on the status and progress of the contracts, including project costs and potential changes.
  • Attend client meetings as needed.

Requirements/Qualifications

  • 7+ years related construction experience
  • Strong interpersonal skills, communications, team skills & ability to collaborate.
  • Ability to lead multiple projects/tasks and drive projects to completion with strong operability to support reliable, high-quality production.
  • Proficient with MS Office Suite of tools, exposure to schedule software, preferably Primavera (P6) preferred
  • EPC industry experience
  • Capable of understanding Mechanical, Electrical, and CSA drawings
  • Knowledge of project controls
  • Diverse knowledge of all construction disciplines

Physical Qualifications

Work is located at a food manufacturing plant:

  • Requires exposure to ambient temperature extremes
  • Extensive walking in and around a construction site, climbing ladders, climbing scaffolding, working on elevated platforms, working on uneven surfaces and working in small or confined spaces.
  • Some lifting may be required, up to 20lbs
  • Must have the ability to walk into and out of the project (enter/egress).
  • Must be able to use appropriate standard issued Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) required for each assigned task (i.e. harness, life vest, lift buckets, hearing and eye protection, steel-toed boots, etc.)
  • Day-to-day physical requirements involve standard office activities including sitting/standing for extended periods of time, attending meetings, use of keyboard and mouse repetitively

BENEFITS

KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits, which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

INCLUSION AND DIVERSITY AT KBR

At KBR, we are passionate about our people, sustainability and our Zero Harm culture.

These inform all that we do and are at the heart of our commitment to and ongoing journey toward being a more inclusive and diverse company. That commitment is central to our team of teams philosophy and fosters an environment of real collaboration across cultures and locations. Our individual differences and perspectives bring enhanced value to our teams and help us develop solutions for the most challenging problems. We understand that by embracing those differences and working together, we are more innovative, more resilient and safer.

We Deliver - Together.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Keywords: KBR, Memphis , Project Leader/Construction Manager., Other , Memphis, Tennessee

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