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Construction Manager

Blacksburg, SC · Construction/Facilities
The Construction Manager will lead the overall construction management strategy of projects and provide leadership and guidance throughout the project process. The candidate will act as a client’s representative by working closely with the Project Owner and actively managing third-party General Contractors to identify the project’s budget, establish tools, materials and professionals needed to achieve their goals.
Requirements/Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Architecture or Engineering highly preferred.
  • Minimum of 10 years of construction management experience required, to include field construction safety with advanced knowledge of the construction industry, risk management and field operations.
  • Strong project management skills, including budget, schedule and resources, results-driven, with ability to manage multiple teams and deadlines.
  • Must possess exemplary leadership skills, highly motivated and work with minimal supervision.
  • Strong analytical thought process with sound judgement and a keen attention to detail.
  • Must be a self-starter with a collaborative spirit.
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with all stakeholders.
  • Ability to read blue-prints and schematics.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.


Desired/Preferred Experience:

- Current SC General Contractor License
- CCM certification
- BS in construction management or engineering related field
- PMP Certification


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Organizing, managing, scheduling & planning of projects.
  • Interface with all project staff, clients, and customers.
  • Management of contractors (civil/structural, mechanical, electrical, controls), providing daily feedback and reviews.
  • Assigning resources to projects.
  • Works with PM to develop and maintain budget, schedule and resources, as well as provide start-up support, interview and vet subcontractors.
  • Schedule, manage and direct contractors and sub-contractors in the field.
  • Work daily with project teams consisting of architects, designers,  structural engineers, civil engineers, , process engineers, mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, general contractors, sub-contractors and other consultants as needed.
  • Actively engage in value engineering through all phases of design to ensure highest quality at lowest costs.
  • Resolve field construction problems and change orders to minimize cost and schedule impacts.
  • Maintain quality control of all drawings and confirm all details are accurate, consistent and up-to-date.
  • Manage permit process.
  • Develop and recommend standard operating policies and procedures for all development and construction activities.
  • Manage close-out and maintain all as-builts and documentation.
  • Stay current on regulations and construction technologies.
  • Establish procedures for conducting Job Safety Analysis and audits periodically for compliance 
  • Ensure safety policies and procedures are being followed and adhered to.
  • Ensure all personnel have proper PPE and equipment to conduct their tasks safely.
  • Provide recommendation for additional PPE or facility safety items
  • Provide support investigating work-related injuries (near miss, first aid or accidents)

Eligibility Requirements:
- Must be willing and able to work holidays, weekends and extended hours, as required for shutdowns

- Must have valid driver’s license

- A&E Engineering, Inc. will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening.

- The background screening is a requirement of our clients and therefore a business necessity. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.


Compensation & Benefits:

A&E Engineering, Inc. offers competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package: medical, dental, vision; HSA; LT & ST Disability; 401(k); Paid Holidays & Vacation


Why A&E Engineering?

As a member of our team, you will be launching and building a successful career in automation and engineering, while tackling rewarding, fast-paced, high “geek-factor” assignments that challenge your intellect and skill.  You will have the opportunity to learn from and work with some of the best engineering minds in the business; deepening your experience in industries such as automotive, chemicals, life sciences and others.  While getting constant exposure to a wide variety of applications, industries, and customers, you will develop long term, beneficial relationships with key individuals.  Your teammates at A&E will support you, have your back and aren’t afraid to have fun.  Come be a part of a team that furthers your careers goals; rewards hard work, creativity and commitment; and cares about YOU.


A&E Engineering, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
No outside recruiters or agencies please.

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