As a Construction Engineering Inspection (CEI) Manager for RK&K you will have the opportunity, with the support of our Executive Leadership, to build and manage our CEI and Construction Management practice in Austin, TX.This will include building and managing a team of Inspectors, Field Engineers and Project Teams. The CEI Manager will play a critical role on our CEI team in Austin, TX by developing and maintaining relationships with clients in the Public and Private sectors throughout the area.
Represent RK&K in front of existing and future clients on all aspects of construction engineering inspection and management
Conduct client site visits and support business development activities
Identify, negotiate and secure new business opportunities within Austin TX and bordering cities
Lead and/or manage all elements of projects to ensure contract compliance for roadway, structure, and bridge construction
Develop and maintain area Construction Management/Inspection Services staff by recruiting, selecting, managing and training employees; establishing personal growth opportunities and measuring performance.
Demonstrate knowledge of on-call service contracts as well as mining contracts for task orders.
Mentor staff by training employees, establishing personal growth opportunities and conducting performance evaluations
Routinely utilize internal systems for client relationship and project management
Update and track financial information including cost projections for projects.
Participate in Preconstruction Services (scoping, utility conflicts, constructability & biddability).
Manage the Project Close-out process, including as-builts, final quantities and final acceptance.
Focus attention on the success of key project elements: Safety & Environmental, Quality, Schedule and Cost.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, printers, filing cabinets and fax machines. May lift or move banker boxes, paper, books, and office equipment up to twenty-five pounds.
Required Technical and Functional Skills:
Minimum ten (10) years highway construction project management experience in TEXAS
CM experience in roadway, utilities and structures.
Knowledge of Construction Management/Inspection Services industry, challenges, competitors and business development strategy.
Understanding of QA/QC development and execution process.
Familiarity with interpreting contract specifications and standards. TXDOT and local public agency experience desired.
Required Education and Certification
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or similar
Recruiting and placing CEI staff with TXDOT and other clients such as municipalities
Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.)
Certified Construction Manager (CCM) or ability to attain credential
Material certifications are a plus (Asphalt, Concrete, Erosion Control, Earthwork, Foundations, etc.).
With 25 offices from Pennsylvania to Florida and ranked 68th on ENR’s 2019 listing of the Top 500 Design Firms, our design and construction management firm specializes in transportation, environmental and energy projects. Our success is based on our ability to deliver what our clients want using sound, technical solutions to achieve the best possible outcome on a project. Expressed in our ability to treat every one of our 1,400 employees as a professional, RK&K has received extensive recognition for its exceptional and unique workplace culture.
We proudly offer an attractive salary package commensurate with experience and a comprehensive benefits package including paid time off, tuition reimbursement, company health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances as well as a 401-k plan with company matching.
“RK&K maintains a drug-free workplace. Employees of RK&K are prohibited from engaging in the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana”
RK&K ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information, require special assistance for persons with disabilities, or limited English proficiency, you may contact Human Resources at (410)728-2900.
The RK&K team has satisfied both public and private sector clients by providing multi-discipline planning, engineering, environmental and construction phase services. We offer innovative and efficient solutions on a variety of projects from our Baltimore, Maryland headquarters and branch offices. We collaborate with clients and teaming partners, ensuring a commitment to quality in achieving their goals. Our success is based on our ability to deliver what our clients want using sound, technical solutions, to achieve the best possible outcome on a project.