WSP-Parsons Brinckerhoff Construction Manager (ID# 37610) in Long Island City, New York

Construction Manager (ID# 37610) Long Island City, NY

Category: Construction

Job Type: Full Time

Minimum Experience: 5

Required Education: Bachelor's Degree

Job Description

Be involved in projects with our Construction Services Team and be a part of a growing team that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.

At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future!

WSP USA has an immediate opening for a CONSTRUCTION MANAGER in New York, NY supporting our client, School Construction Authority (SCA).

Project Summary:

WSP USA performs Construction Management services as the prime professional staffing consultant for the NYC School Construction Authority (SCA) at citywide locations. We provide personnel working directly within the SCA organization at various Construction Management positions. Projects range from renovations and upgrades to construction of new facilities. Services range from pre-construction through construction phase and closeout services.

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage schedules and budgets

  • Provide interfaces with all stakeholders - contractors, consultants, schools & communities

  • Enforce project contract documents, codes, policies and procedures

  • Resolve issues related to design & construction

  • Work with architects and designers on records regarding change orders, shop drawings, submittals/approvals and other technical matters

  • Issue field memorandums and field directives

  • Review contract claims & advise senior management

Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team

Job Requirements

Education & Experience Required:

  • Bachelor of Science/Engineering degree (Client may allow years of experience in construction management as an alternative)

  • 5 years of full-time construction management experience directly relevant to this role

  • Candidates must be located within a reasonable commute to New York City. Selected Candidate MUST be able to start work within 2 weeks of hire!

  • Good computer skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the buildings, transportation, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?

WSP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately. Local candidates only. No housing or relocation assistance available.

EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation

EOE / Veteran/ Disability/ Gender/ Minority/ Female/ Gender Identity/ Sexual Orientation.