Construction Manager- Colorado Springs, CO
Planate Management Group
Colorado Springs, CO

About $85,000 - $110,000 a year

Planate Management Group is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, USA with a technical support center in the Philippines that provides program management and facilities engineering services worldwide. Planate is a small business provider of planning, design, infrastructure management, technical consulting, engineering, and construction management services in support of the US Department of Defense (DOD) and its Service missions (Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps), along with other US federal agencies .

The Construction Manager will work closely with the Resident Engineers and all project stakeholders and will be responsible for providing construction oversight and management to assure compliance with contractual requirements. You will also provide documentation and monitoring of the contractor’s technical compliance and progress relative to assigned contracts/orders.

The place of performance will be in Pikes Peak National Cemetery Colorado Springs, CO.

This position is contingent to the award of the contract.

Key responsibilities:
Conduct and carries out portions of daily inspections of site work, building construction work
Review contractor's submittals and RFIs; maintains accurate and complete job files including as-built drawings and specifications; identifies progress delays and recommends appropriate corrective measures to the SRE toward mitigating delays and maintaining the progress schedule
Conduct or attend weekly project meetings to monitor project status, schedule, discuss problems, and resolve issues accordingly
Review the testing/inspections reports submitted by the Contractor and provide approval/dis-approval recommendations to the SRE
Keep thorough records of all construction related matters to assist VA in conflict resolution
Revise Contractor Proposed utility services and/or traffic interruptions plans and provide report to SRE
Maintain an inventory of materials, supplies and equipment and monitors the quantity of materials used in the contract administration and conduct of the project
Perform weekly Safety Inspection and Prepare Safety Inspection Reports
Assist in the documentation and the administration of construction contract changes (drafting proposal requests, preparing cost estimates, reviewing cost proposals, assisting VA in negotiations, and preparing change order packages for the Contracting Officer and SRE)
Provide written feedback and recommendations to the Senior Resident Engineer on all information reviewed and work inspected
Maintain accurate and complete files relating to the CM services on the project that the Government may inspect at any time
Submit daily reports indicating work completed, work in progress with estimated completion dates, work scheduled and outstanding work
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Qualifications to be successful in the role:
Degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
10 years minimum construction experience with building electrical and mechanical projects preferably in HVAC, plumbing, exterior and interior electrical
Must have major construction experience in buildings, utilities or civil projects
Knowledgeable with the 3-phase inspections, CPM schedules and safety programs such as OSHA and EM-385-1
Certified Construction Manager (CCM) is desirable
OSHA 30-hour certification
Proficient with Microsoft Office Suites
Proficient in English both written and oral.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.