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Construction Manager/ Resident Engineer

at HDR

Posted: 2/10/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 150341
Keywords: construction

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About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

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We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

Primary Responsibilities

HDR currently has an exceptional opportunity for a Construction Manager/ Resident Engineer to join our Construction Services Group in Las Vegas.  The primary duties of the Construction Manager / Resident Engineer are to technically and administratively represent a project owner throughout construction on a variety of public infrastructure projects. Responsibilities include managing in-house and sub-consultant staff and perform as point person for construction contract oversight. Working with general supervision and support from senior HDR staff, this person will supervise and direct the activities of the field team and maintain healthy relationships with the client and all oversight organizations. The position requires experience with public and private contracts, familiarity with codes/ laws governing construction, and strong technical skills directly applicable to heavy civil construction. Responsibilities also include participation in the preconstruction phase of project development, reviewing and observing all construction contractor activities, documenting construction, initiating change proposals for design team review and approval, estimating cost of changes, negotiating costs with contractor, recommending acceptance to owner and writing and issuing field change orders, managing compliance with applicable permits, laws, & oversight agencies, and managing construction disputes & claims.


Keywords:  Transportation, Water, Wastewater, Pipeline, Tunnel, Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Inspection, Design





• Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or Construction Technology.

• Professional Engineer (PE) license is preferred.  Certified Construction Manager (CCM) is a plus.

• 10 years of experience is preferred as resident engineer and/or project manager on heavy civil construction projects.

• Experience with design-build and/or CM/GC project delivery.

• Experience supervising direct reports and managing a team of people, supervisor training.

• Experience with MS Office, particularly Word, Excel, Outlook and MS Project, Other scheduling software.

• Must possess the ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications and identify discrepancies or conflicts within documents.





At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.