Engineer- Construction - II in Irvine, CA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/9/2019

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Job #:  1006153


Construction Engineer- This construction engineering position is with one of our major telecommunications clients in the Irvine, Ca area. This position starts out as an initial contract, though it may extend out further! Do you have a desire to take the lead and work in an exciting environment? Apply today!
If you are interested in any engineering positions in the Irvine, Ca area, please send a resume over to kbgrierson@apexsystems.com
Job Description: Manage construction from initial site design visit through completed drawings including drawing review taking into account civil, structural, mechanical, and electrical feasibility; value engineering, zoning, FAA/FCC survey work, Phase 1/2 environmental, certification, signoff, and change orders. Manage construction activities related to the development of multiple, simultaneous Network infrastructure projects including; RFQ or RFP process, Contract process, Sealed bid, Distributing bid packages, Coordinating bid walk, Awarding project, Monitoring progress, Providing regular status updates, Resolving issues. Provide financial management of projects from initial proposal/bid through receipt of final product or service including. Provide team leadership and guidance. Provide the necessary direction for individual/team growth and development. Demonstrate professionalism by responding to e-mails promptly, actively participating in meetings, ability to explain issues clearly, providing updates, maintaining records, working with other departments, and understanding the impact of their job to the overall business. Establish quality assurance methods, procedures, standards, and technical training related to site design and construction. Evaluate new products, services, and vendors. Weigh the pros and cons, including impact to the system, costs, compatibility, ease of use, reliability, timing parameters. Interface with internal and external departments as well as regulatory agencies by interacting with municipal agencies in the pursuit of building permits, construction inspections, and by finally obtaining certificates of occupancy for network facilities. Develop the skills and ability to represent the company at municipal hearings if needed in support of the Real Estate group.
5 to 7 years of experience.



JOB DUTIES:

Manage construction for macro new builds and relo projects. Project locations may be in the Inland Empire, Los Angeles or Ventura Counties. Visit job sites regularly, conduct bid walks, conduct pre-cons with Landlords and GCs, conduct utility walks and pre-walks as necessary. Create bid packages and manage the RFP process. Request and manage purchase orders. Review, approve and process change orders. Manage general contractors to ensure that projects are delivered on time and within the budget. Submit regulatory filings as it relates to cell site construction. Manage project trackers. Provide regular status updates to management. Work with A/Es, Real Estate, Utility Coordinators, City Inspectors, Field Operations and RF Engineers. Must report to the Irvine office minimum once a week. Additional trips to the Irvine office may be required for face-to-face meetings as necessary. Attend twice weekly calls to discuss project status.

MUST HAVE SKILLS:


• Proficient in Microsoft Office

• Advanced knowledge or Microsoft Excel. Must be able to create a working tracker using functions such as VLOOKUP or MATCH. Knowledge in Pivot Tables is a plus.

• Ability to read and interpret building plans, surveys, utility designs

• Experience in budget management

• Experience in project management

• Results oriented, strong sense of urgency, proactive and flexible.

• Strong analytical, interpersonal, organizational and communication skills.


DESIRED SKILLS:


• Working knowledge of G Suite programs such as Gmail, Google Drive, etc.

• Knowledge of regulatory requirements as it relates to cell site construction

• Experience working with building departments and local utility companies such as LADWP and SCE.


EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:

College degree preferred


REQUIRED SHIFT:

Standard 8-5 position, some weekend work may be required on an as-needed basis to meet the build plan.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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