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Senior Construction Manager

Senior Construction Manager

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking an as needed (20-hrs wk), contract Senior Construction Manager to join our Lakeland, FL team. The candidate will support and manage a dedicated project for a top 10 client. 


Key Responsibilities

  • This position will require long term field assignment at the project site for the duration of the six-month contract term
  • The candidate will perform construction management duties including project execution, staff coordination, financial performance and quality control
  • This position requires familiarity with industry specific design standards, as well as familiarity with mining, landfill and environmental closure activities related to execution for civil construction, earthworks, HDPE liner and pipe installation, construction contracting, and project management

Skills / Qualifications


  • 15years+ experience in mining industry
  • Strong academic background and solid understanding of soil mechanics and local Florida soils and geology
  • Excellent verbal / written communication, problem solving, conflict resolution, and decision making skills;
  • Experience working on mining related sites – highly preferable if experience in phosphate mining industry
  • Commitment to safety;
  • Experience in developing and implementing QA / QC programs;
  • Extensive experience with construction plans and specifications, and relating that to project scope, schedule, and cost;
  • Experience with subcontractor solicitation / procurement support;
  • Experience with project planning, permitting support, and project reporting;
  • Experience with change management process / scope modifications;
  • Liaison between contractors, designers, owners, and end-users;
  • Demonstrated consistency and attention to detail;
  • Ability to travel and work at remote projects sites for extended periods of time;
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours as required
  • Must pass drug screen, physical, background check and must have satisfactory driving record in accordance with Company’s driving (MVR) policy


  • CCM and / or PMP certifications preferred;
  • BS in Construction Management or other related discipline
  • Formal safety training / certification (MSHA / OSHA)

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.


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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