Construction Manager

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Livermore, CA 94550
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We have an opening for a Construction Manager specializing in Decontamination and Demolition. You will have advanced technical and administrative oversight for execution of the Institutional Services Construction Contract (ICSS) and subcontract construction affecting Laboratory structure, systems and components related to the construction/facility infrastructure environment and technical responsibility for managing subcontracted construction and D&D projects and planning, coordinating and communicating subcontractor construction activities with the representatives across the laboratory. This position is in the Project Management Office (PMO).

This position will be filled at either level based on knowledge and related experience as assessed by the hiring team. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if hired at the higher level.

In this role, you will

  • Provide advanced technical and administrative direction, oversight, and solutions in support of LLNL construction and D&D projects and activities.
  • Provide solutions to complex technical issues and implement construction resolutions relating to complex drawings, specifications, and other construction data furnished to subcontractor in accordance with subcontract and LLNL requirements.
  • Monitor subcontractor's safety program for compliance with LLNS-approved project-related safety programs and enforce subcontractor's adherence to these safety programs.
  • Monitor subcontractor's schedule and proactively manage time-critical issues to ensure project milestones are met, and coordinate/schedule “hold-point” and/or special “safety hold-point” inspection; In addition monitor and oversee subcontracted characterization efforts.
  • Develop project specific logistics plans including waste handling and storage areas, and coordinating project waste shipping and disposal.
  • Direct the procurement and delivery of government furnished equipment and/or material.
  • Review site specific safety plan (SSSP) and job hazards analysis (JHA) for adherence to accepted Laboratory safety policies. Expedite and coordinate the review and approval process of project specific safety documents with LLNL ES&H stakeholders.
  • Ensure the subcontractor furnished “testing and commissioning” plan is in accordance with subcontract requirement. Coordinate the commissioning process with LLNL stakeholders, oversee the testing/commissioning activities, and assemble project close-out documentation.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

In Addition at the 369.2 Level

  • Create project specific quality assurance plans and perform/coordinate/direct quality assurance oversight of work in progress, and provide expert level LOTO experience to facilitate, coordinate and oversee Complex LOTO activities involving multiple hazards associated in a construction environment.
  • Perform expert level constructability and/or D&D-related plan reviews (e.g. Sampling and Analysis Plan, Waste Management and Transportation Plan, etc), and suggest creative solutions to complex problems; lead preconstruction and/or pre-demolition meetings, weekly coordination meetings, and prepare meeting agendas and minutes.
  • Represent LLNS as the subject matter expert in the areas designated within the subcontract including implementing decisions related to construction and/or demolition matters, processing subcontractor-generated documents, requests for information (RFI), and technical submittals.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. citizenship.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent combination of education and experience, or certified construction manager under CMAA; and advanced knowledge and understanding of the construction manager role with D&D experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of construction and demolition methods, materials and codes, and ability to read and understand blueprint drawings.
  • HAZWOPER Emergency Response training and AHERA Asbestos Supervisor.
  • Advanced knowledge of and experience with constructability review of bid packages.
  • Significant experience managing construction and demolition projects and budgets.
  • Significant experience interpreting and applying applicable local, state, and federal safety standards, codes, laws and regulations, environment, safety, and health policies and procedures, and OSHA regulations to each construction and/or demolition project.
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills necessary to effectively explain, present and advise all project personnel and customers.
  • Proficient and effective personal computer skills using software such as Microsoft Office, MS Project, Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) and timekeeping systems, and construction project management software such as Procore.

In Addition at the 369.2 Level

  • Extensive experience managing multiple construction and/or demolition projects and budgets simultaneously, and experience producing and implementing solutions to highly complex engineering-related problems.
  • Subject matter expert in construction and demolition methods, scheduling, materials and codes, extensive experience with electrical installations and NFPA 70E, NEC code experience.
  • Experience monitoring or directing activities of subordinate staff, teams or workgroups.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience in the area of construction and demolition of major laboratory facilities and buildings.
  • Familiarity with LLNL's Integrated Safety Management System.
  • Extensive D&D experience in the DOE Complex.
  • DOE waste characterization and shipping experience.

Why Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory?

  • Included in 2021 Best Places to Work by Glassdoor
  • Work for a premier innovative national Laboratory
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Flexible schedules (*depending on project needs)
  • Collaborative, creative, inclusive, and fun team environment

Learn more about our company, selection process, position types and security clearances by visiting our Career site.

Security Clearance

LLNL is a Department of Energy (DOE) and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Laboratory. Some positions will require a DOE L or Q clearance (please reference Security Clearance requirement above). If you are selected and a clearance is required, we will initiate a Federal background investigation to determine if you meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information or matter. In addition, all L or Q cleared employees are subject to random drug testing. An L or Q clearance requires U.S. citizenship. For additional information please see DOE Order 472.2.

Pre-Employment Drug Test

External applicant(s) selected for this position will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment drug test. This includes testing for use of marijuana as Federal Law applies to us as a Federal Contractor.

Pre-Placement Medical Exam

A job related pre-placement medical examination may be required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

LLNL is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer that values and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, marital status, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, protected veteran status, age, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws.

LLNS is committed to offering reasonable accommodations during the application and recruiting processes due to a disability. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via our online form.

California Privacy Notice

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) grants privacy rights to all California residents. The law also entitles job applicants, employees, and non-employee workers to be notified of what personal information LLNL collects and for what purpose. The Employee Privacy Notice can be accessed here.

COVID-19 Vaccination Mandate

LLNL demonstrates its commitment to public safety by requiring that all new Laboratory employees be immunized against COVID-19 unless granted an accommodation under applicable state or federal law. This requirement will apply to all new hires including those who will be working on site, as well as those who will be teleworking.

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We have an opening for a Construction Manager specializing in Decontamination and Demolition. You will have advanced technical and administrative oversight for execution of the Institutional Services Construction Contract (ICSS) and subcontract construction affecting Laboratory structure, systems and components related to the construction/facility infrastructure environment and technical responsibility for managing subcontracted construction and D&D projects and planning, coordinating and communicating subcontractor construction activities with the representatives across the laboratory. This position is in the Project Management Office (PMO).

This position will be filled at either level based on knowledge and related experience as assessed by the hiring team. Additional job responsibilities (outlined below) will be assigned if hired at the higher level.

In this role, you will

  • Provide advanced technical and administrative direction, oversight, and solutions in support of LLNL construction and D&D projects and activities.
  • Provide solutions to complex technical issues and implement construction resolutions relating to complex drawings, specifications, and other construction data furnished to subcontractor in accordance with subcontract and LLNL requirements.
  • Monitor subcontractor's safety program for compliance with LLNS-approved project-related safety programs and enforce subcontractor's adherence to these safety programs.
  • Monitor subcontractor's schedule and proactively manage time-critical issues to ensure project milestones are met, and coordinate/schedule “hold-point” and/or special “safety hold-point” inspection; In addition monitor and oversee subcontracted characterization efforts.
  • Develop project specific logistics plans including waste handling and storage areas, and coordinating project waste shipping and disposal.
  • Direct the procurement and delivery of government furnished equipment and/or material.
  • Review site specific safety plan (SSSP) and job hazards analysis (JHA) for adherence to accepted Laboratory safety policies. Expedite and coordinate the review and approval process of project specific safety documents with LLNL ES&H stakeholders.
  • Ensure the subcontractor furnished “testing and commissioning” plan is in accordance with subcontract requirement. Coordinate the commissioning process with LLNL stakeholders, oversee the testing/commissioning activities, and assemble project close-out documentation.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

In Addition at the 369.2 Level

  • Create project specific quality assurance plans and perform/coordinate/direct quality assurance oversight of work in progress, and provide expert level LOTO experience to facilitate, coordinate and oversee Complex LOTO activities involving multiple hazards associated in a construction environment.
  • Perform expert level constructability and/or D&D-related plan reviews (e.g. Sampling and Analysis Plan, Waste Management and Transportation Plan, etc), and suggest creative solutions to complex problems; lead preconstruction and/or pre-demolition meetings, weekly coordination meetings, and prepare meeting agendas and minutes.
  • Represent LLNS as the subject matter expert in the areas designated within the subcontract including implementing decisions related to construction and/or demolition matters, processing subcontractor-generated documents, requests for information (RFI), and technical submittals.
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  • Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. DOE Q-level security clearance which requires U.S. citizenship.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent combination of education and experience, or certified construction manager under CMAA; and advanced knowledge and understanding of the construction manager role with D&D experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of construction and demolition methods, materials and codes, and ability to read and understand blueprint drawings.
  • HAZWOPER Emergency Response training and AHERA Asbestos Supervisor.
  • Advanced knowledge of and experience with constructability review of bid packages.
  • Significant experience managing construction and demolition projects and budgets.
  • Significant experience interpreting and applying applicable local, state, and federal safety standards, codes, laws and regulations, environment, safety, and health policies and procedures, and OSHA regulations to each construction and/or demolition project.
  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills necessary to effectively explain, present and advise all project personnel and customers.
  • Proficient and effective personal computer skills using software such as Microsoft Office, MS Project, Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) and timekeeping systems, and construction project management software such as Procore.

In Addition at the 369.2 Level

  • Extensive experience managing multiple construction and/or demolition projects and budgets simultaneously, and experience producing and implementing solutions to highly complex engineering-related problems.
  • Subject matter expert in construction and demolition methods, scheduling, materials and codes, extensive experience with electrical installations and NFPA 70E, NEC code experience.
  • Experience monitoring or directing activities of subordinate staff, teams or workgroups.

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience in the area of construction and demolition of major laboratory facilities and buildings.
  • Familiarity with LLNL's Integrated Safety Management System.
  • Extensive D&D experience in the DOE Complex.
  • DOE waste characterization and shipping experience.

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