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Power Engineers Construction Manager in Maple Grove, Minnesota

Construction Manager

Location:Maple Grove


Department:Power Delivery Program Mgmt-MSP Group


Construction Manager

POWER Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a Construction Manager to join the Power Delivery department in our client office in Maple Grove, Minnesota.

Roles and Responsibilities

The Construction Manager will be responsible for planning, scheduling, and work coordination for all construction activities and personnel to achieve construction performance objectives.

Responsibilities include but may not be limited to:

  • Ability to read and review engineering drawings and identify required bill of materials

  • Implement the construction process for planning, execution, and the post construction continuous learning cycle process for construction projects

  • Create, maintain and communicate construction critical path schedule

  • Create construction material work packages and identifies, obtains and allocates labor, material and equipment

  • Review construction project critical issues and escalate as necessary

  • Provide input and support to ensure the continuous improvement of construction management processes and supporting systems

  • Provide support for effective material management, forecasting and budget management

  • Responsible for work order data governance, appropriate utilization and ownership relative to creation of master data, and work execution

  • Implement construction planning, execution, and the post construction continuous learning cycle process for the region

  • Provide planning, scheduling, and work coordination for all construction labor resources to optimize the effectiveness and efficiency of the construction portfolio

  • Responsible for compliance with critical path schedules, work scope specifications, and construction O&M and capital project performance objectives

  • Meet or exceed construction performance objectives with project management

  • Identify, obtain and allocate labor, material, and equipment to support construction projects

  • Oversee and communicate material forecast information to key stakeholders

  • Lead and support team on receiving process and field returns process

  • Maintain compliance with the company’s contractor safety policy and ensure all personnel adhere to safety policies and procedures

  • Identify and share best practices, lessons learned, and process improvements

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Project Management, Construction Management and/or four (4) years of related work experience

  • Comprehensive understanding of industrial facility operation and maintenance

  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction techniques and field material requirements

  • Strong understanding of concepts of lead time, manufacturing processes for commodities and highly engineered equipment and fulfillment channels

  • Must be able to effectively coordinate multiple work groups and/or contractors of different disciplines

  • Must have a strong command of the English language and possess good written and oral communications skills

  • Must have strong interpersonal skills

  • Demonstrated ability to effectively use critical path scheduling software

  • Some travel to job sites to preform material coordination

Desired Education/Experience

  • Experience related to operations/maintenance, planning, budgeting, or similar experience

  • Proven project management capabilities with track record of demonstrated results

At POWER Engineers, Inc, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success.

Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us. POWER is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.