Field Construction Engineer Manager
When you join Verizon
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What you’ll be doing...
You’ll work with cross functional teams including Engineering, Customer Service Center and Contract Administration to plan, organize, schedule and control all mainline and entrance projects within the force to load guidelines.
- Managing Union represented employees.
- Prioritizing workload based on due dates and customer requirements.
- Tracking jobs status and accomplishments including the close out of completed jobs.
- Maintaining productivity and cost reports.
- Completing quality inspections and daily time reporting for all direct reports.
Where you’ll be working...
In this worksite-based role, you'll work onsite at a defined location(s).
What we’re looking for...
You’re organized, motivated, and detail oriented, and known for your sound judgment. Solving problems creatively and constantly looking for ways to improve processes are some of your strengths. You’re comfortable holding people accountable for their performance and their adherence to policy, and you’re able to inspire and engage diverse groups to do their best work.
You'll need to have:
- Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
- Four or more years of relevant work experience.
- Technical knowledge of OSP underground systems and typical construction standards.
- Three or more years’ experience in Outside Plant Design, Engineering and Planning.
- Availability to work extended hours when necessary, including weekends and after hours and on call as required for the needs of the business.
- Valid driver’s license.
- Willingness to travel.
Even better if you have:
- Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or four or more years of work experience.
- A degree.
- Professional Engineer experience.
- Knowledge with New York City municipal agencies codes and standard specifications.
- Experience managing telecom interferences on NYC municipal construction projects.
- Knowledge of methods of municipal construction including excavation, trenching, sheeting.
- Ability to read and interpret construction plans and specifications.
- Ability to work with construction superintendents and professional engineers.
- Strong negotiation, communication and cost estimating skills.
- Experience administering processes and policies as they relate to: safety, attendance, performance work rules and code of conduct.
- Experience with communication systems and tools.
- Experience with MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Gmail.
If Verizon and this role sound like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet every “even better” qualification listed above.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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