• Construction Manager

    Posted Date 1 month ago(11/12/2018 8:56 AM)
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  • Job Description

    Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.


    Construction Managers

    Dewberry is currently seeking Construction Managers to work on highway, bridge and utility infrastructure projects in the District of Columba and Maryland. The Construction Manager function is to monitor the work of contractors to ensure quality control and contract compliance requirements are being met by team(s) of inspectors and/or office engineers.  The size and complexity of construction projects will vary.  Successful candidates should have  construction management and inspection experience with demonstrated supervisory and project management skills.  Prior experience with local municipalities and public and private utility companies is a plus.


    • Monitors operations and oversees inspection personnel to ensure contractor compliance with plans, contract terms and specifications
    • Coordinates and schedules various phases of construction inspection with the contractor, owner representatives and other agencies
    • Reviews and monitors contractor’s plan of operation including phasing and Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) plans
    • Advises contractors of violations and reviews and recommends approval of corrective measures
    • Identifies necessary changes to construction plans to meet field conditions
    • Reviews field measurements of pay items and materials testing records
    • Reviews comprehensive project records including daily diaries, materials notebooks, as-built plans, pay quantity records, progress schedules, work orders, and monthly estimates.

    Required Skills & Required Experience

    • Minimum 6 years of construction management and quality assurance/quality control inspection experience that exhibit growth in responsibilities and capabilities
    • Communicate effectively with inspection staff, agency and/or owner personnel, general contractors and subcontractors and the general public
    • Working skills in operating computers and field office equipment and using software programs and systems for documenting the quality records during construction.
    • Working knowledge of mathematics including algebra, geometry, and trigonometry.
    • Ability to read and interpret roadway, bridge and utility plans and contract specifications
    • Knowledge of all elements of roadway, street and utility construction methods, materials, standards and specifications
    • Apply mathematical formulas and engineering principles to confirm extent of necessary field adjustments
    • Ability to drive assigned and/or personal vehicles within roadways and project sites to perform construction management and supervisory activities


    *At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

    *Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.

    *Prior to a final offer of employment, the selected candidate will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report.  These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.


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