Project Manager (Seismic Retrofit - Healthcare Buildings) in California-Oakland, United States

at CH2M & Jacobs
Location California-Oakland, United States
Date Posted September 27, 2018
Category Geophysicist
Job Type Permanent


The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector.   Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities.  We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery.    The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our clients local programs.We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.Position Summary Reporting directly to the Program Manager or Regional Manager, this position has Management level employees on the project as direct reports. You will be responsible for providing engineering support to the field construction team and reports to the project management team regarding large scale Seismic Retrofitting of current structures.  This position is client facing and would be the direct contact as the high ranking onsite Owners Representative with an emphasis on ensuring Schedule, Cost, Scope and Safety.Responsible for overall project delivery (cost, schedule, quality, information, contracts) on multiple project assignmentsManage project development from conception through completion (both large and small) in accordance with program objectivesManages all budgets, schedules, scope development, design and construction contracts, documents, procedures and controls for assigned projectsManages the review and approval process for consultant invoices and contractor pay applications and change orders and coordinates with Control Manager for proper posting in reporting programAttends assigned meetings to cover weekly job progress meetings; issues meeting minutes during designResolves complex construction related issues, disputes, and disagreements.Reviews status and monitors variances of the construction project database relative to scheduling and cost control reportingExcellent communication skills as this position is client facingAbility to multitask and work in a fast pace environment
Bachelor of Science in an Civil or Structural Engineering, Construction Management with work exp in Structural, or Architecture related to Civil / Structural design required5 years of experience as a Project Manager in an Engineering, Environmental or Construction organization required10 years of experience in a project related technical field requiredStrong working knowledge of pre-design and pre-construction, building systems/components and technology, contract management, project delivery methods, team building and client relationship building required Professional Engineer (PE), Structural Engineer (SE) or Architect license/certification highly preferred OSHPD Experience highly preferredEssential Functions: Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights.At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.About Jacobs With approximately $11 Billion in revenues, Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of technical, professional, and construction services, including all aspects of engineering, architecture, construction, operations and maintenance, as well as scientific and specialty consulting. We serve a broad range of companies and organizations, including industrial, commercial, and government clients across multiple markets and geographies. Our global network includes approximately 54,000 employees in more than 230 offices in more than 30 countries, with operations in North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, India, Australia, Africa, and Asia. Learn more about Jacobs at

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