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Turner & Townsend Heery - Senior Project Manager - Correctional Projects

  • 10/18/2023 8:28 AM
    Message # 13268798
    Administrator (Administrator)

    Turner & Townsend Heery

    Job Title

    Senior Project Manager - Correctional Projects

    Job Location

    Los Angeles Metro

    Job Status


    Job Description / Primary Objective Job Description

    T&T Heery is seeking a Senior Project Manager to work on correctional facility projects as well as small capital public works projects in LA County.

    The Senior Construction Project Manager will monitor complex small capital and renovation construction projects for public clients, with direct accountability for project delivery.


    Conduct periodic site visits to monitor the progress of construction.
    Review status of work completed during the period covered.
    Review that work is generally proceeding in a good and workmanlike manner and in general accordance with the approved drawings and specifications.
    Review contractors' direct cost payment requisitions and budget status.
    Review of subcontracts, bonds/subcontractor default insurance.
    Review of change orders.
    Review of Developer's monthly job cost reports and opine on adequacy of contingency.
    Review of construction and disbursement schedules.
    Review of lien waiver and other documentation submitted by the Developer.
    Prepare project status reports and recommend the release of construction funds.
    Review contract drawings and specifications and opine for completeness and general compliance with commonly accepted architectural /engineering best practices.
    Analyze the Developer's direct and indirect cost budget including cost estimate back-up and coordinate with the Cost Advisory group performing parameter estimates, spot quantity take-offs and review of supporting documentation submitted by the Developer, contractor and subcontractors.
    Review and make relevant comments concerning the terms of the construction agreement, the submitted subcontracts, architectural and engineering design agreements, building loan agreement as well as review both Contractor and Architect's qualification statements.
    Review and comment on construction and disbursement schedules as well as other submitted documents including but not limited to:
    Zoning approvals
    Certified surveys
    Building permits and approvals
    Utility company approval letters
    Soil and foundation engineering reports
    Designer's certification of code and ADA compliance.
    Prepare Construction Risk Assessment Reports.
    Other duties as assigned.

    Supervisory Responsibilities:

    No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position.
    Provides informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to coworkers.
    May lead project teams and/or plan, and supervise assignments of lower level employees.
    Requirements (Education, Certifications, Level of Experience)

    Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    Strong organizational and analytical skills.
    Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers.
    Ability to effectively present information.
    Requires in-depth knowledge of financial terms and principles.
    Ability to calculate complex figures.
    Ability to forecast and prepare budgets.
    Conducts financial/business analysis including the preparation of reports.
    Ability to solve advanced problems and deal with a variety of options in complex situations.
    Requires expert level analytical and quantitative skills with proven experience in developing strategic solutions for a growing matrix-based multi-industry sales environment.
    Draws upon the analysis of others and makes recommendations that have a direct impact on the company.
    Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office Suite.
    Ability to read and understand architectural drawings.
    Knowledge in MS Project, leases, contracts, and construction practices.
    Knowledge of the entitlement/permitting process and construction delivery methods and agreements.
    Familiarity with construction best practices, general building codes, and various building types and systems.
    Passion for being detail oriented and highly organized

    Education and Experience:

    Ten (10) years full time paid professional experience in Construction and/or a combination of Project and Construction Management of Correctional and/or Public Facility Construction.
    Five (5) of the fifteen (10) years should have full responsibility for coordinating complex projects with Public Works projects.
    Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
    Minimum eight or more years' construction administration, architecture, engineering or similar experience.
    Licensure as either a Professional Engineer, Registered Architect, or a Certified Construction Manager is desired.
    JOC and/or DB experience preferred.
    E-builder experience preferred.
    Small capex, TI, renovations type experience desired
    Link to Job / Firm Website
    Contact Information for Applicant

    Susan Wold (503) 431-6181

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