DynCorp International LLC. Construction Manager Sr in OCONKANDAHAR, Afghanistan

Job Summary

TheConstruction Manager Senioris responsible for managing multiple large scale, multi-million dollar construction projects.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Manage and give daily direction to Construction Managers, Project leads and field supervision on the project to achieve on-time, within budget, results

  • Will be responsible for multiple project across the Project region.

  • Provide leadership, guidance, cost and schedule-effective solutions to manage construction requirements and situations

  • Work directly with project lead on future material needs to maintain productive work flow

  • Authorize and/or approve project personnel transactions, Requests for Proposals (RFPs), and coordinate project changes orders and modifications with the Project Delivery Manager, Project Engineer, and client

  • Manage project performance, goals, and timelines by tracking and monitoring metrics compared to objectives, identifying and resolving issues, providing reports to leadership, and sharing good news stories

  • Ensure work is completed per design and in accordance with contract requirements, company policies and procedures, and government regulations

  • Coordinate with inspection groups and internal/external auditors to facilitate and manage audits, quality control, and issue resolution

  • Perform other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Skills

  • Excellent communication, organizational, supervisory, and leadership skills

  • Thorough knowledge of practices, standards, and regulations regarding design and construction of camps, forward operating bases, and other large civil projects

  • Ability to use project and construction management planning and reporting tools such as Microsoft (MS) Office Suite, MS Project, and Primavera

  • Additional knowledge and skill requirements may vary by assignment

Experience & Education

  • Minimum Ten (10) years of engineering and/or construction experience. Of that with four years managing multiple projects and with at least eight (8) years in a supervisory/management role

  • Prefer experience in US government projects located overseas

  • Bachelor’s Degree in civil engineering, construction management, or associated discipline from an accredited institution;

  • May substitute additional two (2) years of supervisory/management experience in a related field for each year of college

  • Prefer professionally certified Engineer-in-Training (EIT) and/or Project Manager

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Additional experience and education requirements may vary by assignment

Physical Requirements/Working Environment

  • Ability to lift up to fifty (50) pounds

  • Living and working conditions at the assignment location could be remote and uncomfortable

  • Long hours, exposure to weather and hazardous conditions

  • Personnel should be aware of moving on short notice and under adverse conditions

  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally

Must have ability to obtain and maintain US security clearance at proper level

Job: *Building Construction / Skilled Trades

Title: Construction Manager Sr


Requisition ID: 1804432

DynCorp International is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans. DynCorp International provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals in accordance with applicable federal law. The company will provide reasonable accommodation for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the company’s operations. Applicants who need a reasonable accommodation during the employment application process should contact 817-224-7459. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation should call this number.