Site Manager - Commercial Tenant Improvement

MWH Constructors is seeking a Site Manager to support our industrial and vertical construction project work in North America. Specifically, this position will support several sites across the country and be based out of our Santa Clara, CA office location.

MWH provides construction management-at-risk, construction management-as-agent, design-build and general contracting services for water and wastewater facilities, government building, industrial facilities, environmental remediation, produced water and other projects that fall within our core competencies. Beginning with pre-construction services we provide individually tailored “start to finish” construction capabilities to municipal, federal and industrial clients throughout the United States and the United Kingdom, including commissioning and start up services with licensed operators.

MWH Constructors is growing its business in the industrial and vertical construction sectors in North America. Its strategy for this growth will see an increase in resources and capabilities across the US.

Business and contract activity associated with this initiative will include:

  • Commercial and industrial building design, construction, and maintenance.
  • Manufacturing facility design, construction, and management.
  • General maintenance for manufacturing facilities and office campuses.

Job Summary:

The Site Manager will support area operations and activities and take accountability for providing leadership, strategy and direction of commercial and industrial building design, construction, and maintenance work.

The Site Manager will report to the Program Director and provide direction to various Project Managers. Client contact and relationship development is critical to the success of the role.

The primary responsibilities for this role will include:

  • Manage financial aspects of small sites’ projects to protect the company’s bottom line.
  • Communicate with and foster collaborative relationships with other MWH operating units aimed at assuring successful delivery of construction management services to clients and the overall success of Program team.
  • Successfully manage multiple, geographically dispersed, large complex initiatives and/or projects simultaneously.
  • Lead complex teams through challenging project assignments and complex client environments.
  • Recruit and lead a construction staff to work collaboratively with construction contractors to generate successful scopes of work, construction methodologies, systems and procedures that lead to optimal outcomes in time, cost and quality of built work.
  • Accountable for assuring projects are staffed with the appropriate resources and skill sets to achieve project objectives within company profit model; work with Program Director to establish and implement a training program in support of all construction management staff levels.
  • Assist Program Director in establishing and implementing program/project construction management objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards within boundaries of company policy.
  • Work in a manner to ensure personal safety and that fellow employees by implementing company health and safety guidelines, practices and policies.
  • Consistently and successfully deploy solutions for key issues as assigned.
  • Consistently adhere to and enforce internal company processes and policies such as business, safety and contracting rules.

If former Military, the following MOS codes may be applicable:

Army Corps of Engineers (12, 21, 51, 62) Series MOS

Marine Corps (1100&1300) Series MOSC

Coast Guard (700) Series MOS Air Force (3E200) Series MOS

Navy (All 5000) Series MOS Qualifications •12+ years of experience in program/construction management, with large scale commercial and industrial building design.

  • Bachelors in Engineering or Construction Management or equivalent experience and training/education.
  • Skilled in staff development, client services, project control systems, problem solving, claims avoidance, cost control, and quality systems.
  • Project management skills required.
  • Ability to build winning teams.
  • Client relationship (service) management skills required.
  • Familiarity with Profit/Loss Statements and Project accounting required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong negotiating skills.
  • Superior interpersonal skills and strong belief in customer service.
  • Must be a team player with a positive attitude and flexibility in an environment of tight deadlines, unexpected changes and frequent interruptions.
  • Self-motivated; able to take the initiative, anticipate needs, work independently and carry projects through to completion with minimal guidance/direction.
  • Able to handle multiple tasks and projects at once; superior organizational skills; attentive to details.
  • Able to handle confidential and time-sensitive information with discretion.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

  • LI-KM1 Preferred Specifications • Technology related manufacturing experience as it relates to facility design, construction, and management including cleanrooms and laboratories.
  • General maintenance and on-call service experience for manufacturing facilities and office campuses. Additional Information MWH is an EEO employer – MWH considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, ethnicity, religion, creed, color, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, medical condition, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship or other basis in accordance with federal, state or local laws or regulations. Requisition Number 11553BR City Santa Clara State/Province California Country United States Operations Constructors District 4

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