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Director of Construction

Worcester, Massachussetts

The Director of Construction leads the Project Operations teams to build safe, high quality, timely projects. This position is responsible for safety, quality, productivity, planning and scheduling, equipment management, client relations, team building, risk mitigation, cost control, contract administration, and execution strategy.

Passionately forms the team by attracting, interviewing, assessing, mentoring and retaining Top Performers.
Leads and implements the safety policies and procedures and addresses non-compliance among all employees, subcontractors and vendors.
Ensures the project is executed through the use of the Quality Management System.
Prevents rework, recognizes any potential patterns of rework, and develops solutions to eliminate it. Ensures the project team sets, communicates, and carries out production goals and schedules with the project team.
Leads the development of the project schedule and ensures the team is executing to the plan. Implements effective cost controls over labor, material, equipment, and other related expenditures. Works to improve the labor and other cost budgets.
Trains team on pre-planning, surveying, plan reading, productivity, efficiency, economical crew size, quality workmanship, and safety to ensure projects are expeditiously and profitably constructed. Utilizes daily huddles to promote communication, resolve issues and share ideas, so the projects are expeditiously and profitably constructed.
Improves cash flow by confidently adhering to the project invoicing schedule and ensures the team accurately documents and submits all receivables, quantity as-builts, change orders and claims. Produces complete subcontracts and ensures all subcontractors execute to the agreement and the company's standards.
Ensures the required documentation is received in a timely manner.
Knows the key operational details of the subcontract and holds the subcontractors accountable to their agreement and the company's standards.
Estimates, prices and negotiates owner initiated extra work, change of scope items, and contract deletions to improve profits.
Actively develops client relations to generate opportunities for new work.
Actively participates in Marketing and Estimating department activities to bring together plans, teaming strategies, technical approach and bid strategies.

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Construction Management or related field with 10 years of experience or equivalent.
Track record of achievement and career progression.
Extraordinary leadership skills with the ability to lead a diverse group of individuals.
Prior experience as a Construction Manager and/or Superintendent.
Successfully led relatively complex construction projects.
Variables may include difficult client relations and/ or complexity of scope of work.
success handling subcontractors and developing and executing creative project changes. Demonstrated success developing cost to completes, costing and pricing Change Orders, and improving profits.
Background in project start-up meetings, subcontractor and vendor buyouts, owner estimates, sub / vendor requisitions and cost to completes.
Authoritative knowledge of various areas of construction (electrical, earthwork, utilities, structures, mechanical, etc.)
Experienced knowledge of the basic OSHA Safety regulations Strong collaboration, communication and people skills are a requirement.
Dedicated and pragmatic thinker is deliberate and crucial in making decisions.
Disciplined, organized and self-motivated to accomplish goals.
Able to multi-task and work in a fast-paced meaningful environment.
Has a proven time management system and demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills.
Track record of achievement and career progression.
Working Knowledge of MS Word, Excel, Project.
Danny Cueto
EnergeiaWorks Construction
Account Manager

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(w) 646-801-5765
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