Construction Consultant

 

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

• College Degree in construction management, architecture, construction engineering and/or other related field, as appropriate.
• Previous project management experience preferred.
• Project site experience required.
• Proficient knowledge of PC environment and related software including Microsoft Office applications and construction related platforms.

PROFESSIONAL SKILL SET

  • Knowledge of construction principles, procedures and site safety.
  • Experience with plan, cost and spec review process.
  • Ability to determine completeness of project documents; review details for constructability.
  • Knowledge of project progress and schedule monitoring.
  • Knowledge of contractor payment application documentation and process.
  • Experience with participating in project meetings with clients, owner, contractors/trades, etc.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with the client, owner, superintendent and team members as required.
  • Knowledge of building codes and standards.
  • Ability to read drawings and specifications, with an understanding of architectural, civil, structural, mechanical, and electrical drawings, as well as ability to identify/anticipate missing information.
  • Able to evaluate costs, quantities and labor hours.
  • Knowledge of various building systems, construction means and methods.
  • Understanding of construction contract documentation.

PERSONAL SKILL SET

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), mathematical and organizational skills.
  • Ability to travel when required or necessary.
  • Ability to work in a team environment but also independently when required.
  • Ability to prioritize activities, produce high quality work product under strict deadlines.
  • Ability to work in a high-paced, multi-task environment with attention to detail.
  • Flexibility in handling assigned tasks and engagements as a result of scheduling and task priority changes.
  • High level of interpersonal skills.
  • High level of quantitative and qualitative analytical skills.
  • Hard working, eager to learn and motivated to succeed.
  • Proven customer/client relationship management skills.
  • Effective time management skills
  • Excellent reasoning and negotiating skills.
  • Ability to track and manage work flow.
  • Proven decision making ability and good judgement.