This role is a senior leadership position supporting Michael Baker (MBI) operations, business growth and the execution of projects. The individual will report directly to the MD Construction Services Manager. Work efforts will relate to current contract volume with MDOT agencies (State Highway, Transportation Authority, BWI Marshall Airport) and expansion with new client bases in Baltimore City, MD Counties and Baltimore Gas & Electric/Exelon. The right individual will have the opportunity to supervise the planning, coordination and implementation of highway, railway, tunnel, bridge and/or aviation construction projects in the Baltimore/DC area. Interface with current clients and MBI staff will be a key role. This will include visits to client offices and field sites to assess and monitor client/staff needs and satisfaction. It will also present the opportunity to assess new clients for additional work and potential new project pursuits.
The individual will be integrated into the daily activities of office project execution and activity in the field. This would include budget development and management; implementation of MBI management processes and quality assurance procedures/compliance. Additional duties will relate to monitoring and managing project schedule, cost, safety/risk and overall staff activity. The individual would be trained in the MBI Project Management Process for project accounting, project monitoring and programs that promote the overall growth of the individual at MBI through training and education programs.
As it relates to the field, the individual will participate in field activities for existing clients. This could include participation in issue resolution, coordination between contractors and inspectors, involvement in field decisions to assist construction progress, and activities related to visiting inspectors and communicating with clients and field leadership.
This individual would be included as part of the office leadership to promote and grow MBI construction services. Through an established marketing process, the individual would be part of a team to identify new opportunities with existing clients and opportunities with new clients. This is a management position and is eligible for MBI bonus consideration under the PM Bonus Program and other discretionary bonus funds.
Four-year degree in Civil Engineering or related Engineering degree.
Licensed professional engineer (PE) in the state of Maryland.
10 plus years of construction management and inspection experience.
Familiarity with Federal and State Specifications, HASPs and OSHA for construction.
Maintain ultimate responsibility for delivery of project quality and safety.
Aptitude for communicating with owner/client staff, contractors, and subconsultants.
Ability to plan, organize, assign, lead, motivate and evaluate the work of others.
Construction observation experience with industry standards.
Strong people management skills are required.
Ability to organize and handle multiple project assignments.
Familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
About Michael Baker International
Michael Baker International, a leading provider of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management, has been solving some of the world’s most complex infrastructure challenges for more than 80 years with a legacy of expertise, experience, innovation and integrity.
Based in Pittsburgh and with nearly 100 offices nationwide, we partner with clients on everything from roads, bridges, tunnels, mass transit, and airports, to water treatment plants, arctic oil pipelines, environmental restoration and specialized overseas construction. We serve as a trusted adviser to the communities we serve, making them safer, more accessible, more sustainable and more prosperous.
We provide visionary leadership in facilitating transformational change for our clients. Our work delivers differentiating innovations and dedicated experts who challenge the status quo and share a world of diverse experience and an impassioned entrepreneurial spirit. We deliver quality of life.
We Make a Difference.