• Title
    Senior Construction Manager
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently seeking a Senior Construction Manager to join our team in Tucker, GA.This position is based out of our Tucker, GA office but will require traveling and working at various project sites.


    Key Responsibilities

    • Plan, coordinate and/or supervise activities of all company personnel on assigned project(s)
    • Authorize/approve all project personnel transactions (hiring, transfers, wages, etc.), purchase requisitions, change requests, etc. on assigned project(s)
    • Assist in jurisdictional disputes and negotiations as required
    • Ensure all company, client, and project policies, procedures, standards, etc. are adhered to
    • Interpret policies as required
    • Maintain official project log and documentation files
    • Implementation/interpretation of safety programs
    • Implementation/interpretation of quality programs
    • Provide direction to planning, cost and scheduling
    • Perform additional assignments per supervisor’s direction
    • Additional responsibilities are defined in the relevant process procedure

    Supervisory Responsibilities

    • Provide overall administrative and construction direction
    • Delegate responsibility and assure its proper completion

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction (technology, equipment, methods), company policies, procedures and standards and union jurisdiction, labor agreements, negations
    • Excellent communication, organizational, supervisory and planning skills


    • 15- 20 years supervisory or equivalent experience in similar type facility construction
    • Combined Cycle Power Plant experience, with a minimum of three projects, successfully completed in the role of Construction Manager

    Communication Skills

    • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, plus demonstrated ability to work across varied disciplines
    • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing
    • Ability to read and comprehend complex instructions, correspondence and memos
    • Ability to write simple correspondence.
    • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients and other employees of the organization

    Computer Skills

    • Intermediate to Advance in Microsoft Office Suite

    Reasoning Ability

    • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete and abstract variables in situations where only limited standardization exists

    Physical Demands

    The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk and/or hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to type and write. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch and/or crawl. The employee must also occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities include close vision and color vision.


    Work Environment

    The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to frequently inspect the project and may be exposed to ongoing construction and various weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment may range from moderate to loud.

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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