Become part of a dynamic team of visionaries that continuously push the limits of imagination and ingenuity with technologically advanced, cutting-edge, revolutionary, action-packed, one-of-a-kind-in-the-world attractions. Join us here at the Universal Creative division of Universal Parks and Resorts™, one of the many businesses within NBCUniversal™, where we’re building the future of the world’s newest destinations for fun and excitement!
We are currently seeking:
Senior Manager, Project
Associate Manager, Project
Job Scope: Organize and establish effective Project management; coordinate and manage creative design decisions and construction document production; avoid contract claims and disputes; minimize change orders during construction phases; effectively manage changes in the Project; eliminate interface disruptions between project participants; maintain, and where possible improve the Project schedule and budget; insure quality design and construction work; emphasize “hands-on” management of field operations; maintain operational use of completed facilities during continuation of construction; establish and maintain a competent and experienced staff; implement efficient and timely document control.
Areas of accountability will include:
Perform oversight of vendor contracts. This includes but is not limited to evaluation of technical performance and adherence to the contract requirements, which includes all aspects of the project. It also includes management of the submittal, request of information, modification documents and directive process
Oversee and coordinate creative and technical design development process. Ensure that creative goals for the project and the technical approach to the project match with the budget and schedule.
Preparation of construction documents. These documents include but are not limited to Drawings, Construction Specifications, Scopes of Work and General Conditions.
Completes bidding & awarding the construction documents. This includes but is not limited to developing a bidders list and preparing an RFP. The RFP includes instructions for the bid, bid response forms, Construction Agreement, General Conditions, Scope of Work, Drawings, Wage and Equipment Rates, Schedule of unit prices, Payment and performance bonds, General Requirements, Safety and health requirements, Specifications, Questions and Answers and Addendums.
Prepares progress reports. This includes but is not limited to monthly status and progress reports to the Project Director. These reports feed into the overall attraction monthly update presented to senior management.
Monitors quality assurance of Project. This includes but is not limited to daily walks through the facility to monitor progress and developments to ensure that the work being accomplished is in accordance with the contract documents. Numerous questions and clarifications evolve from these reviews and need to be documented and resolved.
Monitors change or delays to construction schedule. This includes but is not limited to evaluation of Contractors schedule performance and schedule coordination with other groups and departments. Weekly 3 week look ahead updates and monthly overall updates are reviewed and recovery plans are developed if schedule variances evolve.
Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws: Construction Managers, Technical Managers, Show Managers, Creative Project Staff, Project Architect, Administrative Support, and Document control support.
Bachelor’s degree from a four year college or university in Business Management required. Bilingual in both English and Mandarin required.
Ideal candidates will possess 7-10 years experience working in a design/engineering firm dealing both with entertainment design and construction management; also experience dealing with large scale construction projects along or with experience in working in various positions with a general contractor dealing with estimating, budgeting, bidding, field experience dealing with all aspects of projects required; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Our mission is to create, plan, innovate, develop, and deliver new product concepts that continue to redefine out-of-home entertainment and provide the Universal brand with the opportunity to enhance and grow around the world. If you would like to join us in this mission, please e-mail your resume and cover letter to email@example.com . Please indicate “Project Management” in the subject line. Due to the high volume of resumes we receive, we regret that we are only able to respond to resumes of interest. EOE. ConstructionJobs.com - 13 months ago