Construction claims project manager i, hvac (remote) - wd30121673202
What you will do
The construction claims consultant is part of our building efficiencies north america operations business at johnson controlsThis is a newly created position due to our growthWe are searching for a project manager that has specialized in creating, managing, and settling change orders to work with our field construction project teams throughout the united states, evaluating high-risk projects as well as construction claimsEvaluate disputes on construction jobs and create strategic action plans to implement corrective actions to liquidate those disputes for both higher and lower contracting tiersThis is a virtual position with travel 20-30%We are searching for a leader to direct our teams on the legal aspects of these claims and processes to followCome join our growing team.
Understand how construction documents are assembled and the various roles of the construction contract administrator as well as the other parties to a construction project.
Understanding construction project management worldwide and the meatiest of concerns, scheduling and cost controlThe perfect person will not only have the ability to evaluate a construction progress schedule, but also have experience in the construction of cost proposals for schedule modification.
Standard of ethicsThis will be a careful balance of sharing the policies concerning many issues and giving advice as to when the appropriate business leaders are expected to be involvedWe often have no second chance for poor or bad advice.
Have strong knowledge of the building automation industry, fire and security businessThis candidate should be comfortable taking off our submittal drawings and/or the record drawings to determine in/out of scope requests for changes.
Change order expert or perhaps estimating experienceClaims are by definition, rejected change order requestsThis candidate should be at home evaluating changes at a detailed level and understand the basics of how an impact claim is constructed and articulated.
This candidate will be writing letters for project-related issues that must stand the test of time and litigation.
How you will do it
Provides project support services (construction claims) in previously planned projects, scheduling modification, delay cost proposals and risk managementAssists project or site managers with project initiation activitiesExercise sound appropriate judgment in the deployment and implementation of process strategies to deliver the required contractual and operational objectivesGenerally, is assigned to projects of any valueAct as the ultimate arbiter of claims and arrest litigation before it is initiated.
Works with the project team to avoid disputes.
Develops project summary and audits.
Act as an expert in determining scope disputes.
Reviews and interprets contract terms and conditions.
Provides cost and estimate analysis.
Acts as a facilitator for project risk identification.
Evaluates and reviews subcontract preparation, strategies, and format.
Provides performance evaluations of strategic projects.
Assists project team with review of planning, scheduling, or cost requirements as required during project implementation.
Provides training to facilitate project control and plan maintenance by the project team.
Provides project management process oversight where requested.
Provides internal mentoring and training in project management.
This is a virtual/remote position
What we look for
A bachelor of science in business, accounting, construction, civil/mechanical/electrical engineering or architecture or related degree.
Construction claims experience of 4+ years required.
Certification as a pmi, project management professional (pmp)Construction documentation technologist (cdt) or ccca certifications a plus.
Demonstrate high-level project management process competenciesProfessional recognition within the industry is desiredFour years of direct project management experience in building constructionDemonstrate excellence in managing projects.
Exhibit high competence in written and verbal communicationsAbility to work in diverse teamsProficient in software scheduling tools and applicationsStrong personal computer working capabilities in ms office (excel, word, powerpoint), adobe writer, visio, ms project and basic windows environmentStrong presentation skills and proficiency in speaking to large audiences.
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Job field operations
Primary location united states of america
Other locations us-louisiana, us-alabama, us-wisconsin, us-illinois, us-iowa, us-texas, us-tennessee, us-minnesota, us-oklahoma, us-fl-orlando
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