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Construction Manager

Company: Government jobs
Location: Wilmington
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Job Description:


The Construction Manager coordinates work involved in managing capital improvement projects for the County's water and wastewater system. Work involves overseeing and directing construction projects from conception to completion, reviewing the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs, overseeing all onsite and offsite construction to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations, and maintenance and documentation of all projects including the compilation of all consultant-generated forms and documents. Work also includes coordination with design consultants, NCDOT, and regulatory agencies, as well as permitting, oversight of bidding, and construction administration. The Construction Manager will manage, coordinate, and supervise the work of inspectors, utilities staff, contractors, subcontractors, and other construction personnel involved in the construction and repair of utilities infrastructure. Must implement safety procedures, standard operating procedures, coordinate training, implementation of new programs, and special projects as assigned. The Construction Manager will plan construction projects and oversee their progress along the way in a timely and cost-effective manner and be responsible for budgeting, organization, implementation, and scheduling of the projects. Must exercise initiative, independent judgment, and attention to detail in completing assignments to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget. The position will have multiple direct reports to manage and will report to the Deputy Director - Design & Construction.


Associate's degree in construction management, construction technology, civil engineering technology, environmental engineering technology, or a closely related field and ten (10) years of experience in the construction industry, construction management, inspections, and/or utility industry; or any equivalent combination or training and experience which provides the required skills, knowledge, and abilities.

  • Possession of a valid North Carolina or South Carolina driver's license required.
    Additional Preferred Qualifications
    • NCDEQ operator's certifications (Collections, Distribution, Treatment, Well, Backflow, etc.)
    • Fundamentals of Engineering Exam Certification
    • Professional Engineering Registration
    • Construction Management Association of America Certified Construction Manager (CCM)
    • American Institute of Constructors Constructor Certification
    • Design Build Institute of America Certification
    • Erosion and Sediment Control Certification
    • Traffic Control Certification
    • Experience in utility locating
      Physical Requirements

      Must be physically able to operate a motor vehicle. Must be able to exert up to 110 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 5 pounds of force frequently, and/or a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects. Physical demand requirements are in excess of those for Sedentary Work. Light Work usually requires walking or standing to a significant degree. Must be able to walk, stand, bend, stoop, reach, and climb.

      Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

      General Information

      Brunswick County (current est. population 150,000) is consistently one of the fastest-growing counties in North Carolina. Brunswick County is located between historic Wilmington, NC and lively Myrtle Beach, SC. Brunswick County is steeped in history and hospitality. We appreciate your interest in Brunswick County and welcome the opportunity to show you why so many chose to work where they play in North Carolina.

      Brunswick County provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified persons regardless race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, or disability. Brunswick County is required by law to verify identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired. Brunswick County participates in E-Verify to determine employment eligibility to work in the United States.

      All positions with Brunswick County require a valid Driver's License and candidate must be current on Brunswick County taxes. A background check and drug screening will be conducted with a contingent offer of any position.

      Brunswick County employees are the county's most valuable asset. Therefore, it is the county's desire to offer a very rich and generous menu of fringe benefits. You can visit http://www.brunswickcountync.gov/humanresources/benefits/ to see more detailed information on benefits.
      Brunswick County offers the following benefits:
      • Vacation Leave
      • Sick Leave
      • Petty Leave
      • Paid Holidays
      • Longevity Pay
      • Health Insurance
      • 401 (k) Plan
      • 457 Deferred Compensation Plan
      • Term Life Coverage
      • Long Term Disability
      • Short Term Disability
      • Flexible Spending Accounts
      • Vision Insurance
      • Universal Life Insurance
      • Critical Illness
      • Tuition Assistance

Keywords: Government jobs, Wilmington , Construction Manager, Professions , Wilmington, North Carolina

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