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Since 1922 Granite Construction has built some of America's largest infrastructure projects; highways, bridges, dams, rail, power and other 'heavy civil' projects. Additionally, many of our offices provide high quality concrete, asphalt and gravel products for the construction industry. At Granite, we believe that our greatest asset is our people. We build careers by encouraging creativity and providing opportunities for development. Our employees reflect our core values: Honesty, Integrity, Fairness, Accountability, Consideration of Others, Pursuit of Excellence, Reliability and Citizenship. Are we right for you, are you right for us? Why not find out!
This position is responsible for assisting in coordinating the interface between the Designer's Discipline Leads,Â the Construction Team and Owner Representatives during the Technical Proposal, Design and post-design services phases of a Design Build Project
Essential Job Accountabilities
Understand, participate in and fully comply with Granite's and project specific safety procedures & policies
Comprehensive understanding of the project's prime contract documents, schedule and budget as well as the agreement with the designer, design schedule and design budget.
Basic understanding of applicable design criteria and codes
During the Technical Proposal and Design Phase of the Project ManageÂ the coordination of constructability reviews, development and approval of design improvements through the use of task forces
Co-ordinate design efforts so that the design budget and schedule are satisfied while providing a design that meets the requirements of the Request for Proposal (RFQ) and can be constructed within the overall budget and schedule
Perform and coordinate quantity take-offs as necessary to monitor scope growth, determine impact of design changes, and to determine final quantities
Track, document, monitor and report on design progress including deliverable status, design man-hours expended, design man-hours remaining, and other metrics as required Head up development of Alternate Technical Concepts (ATC's) and the corresponding required Owner submittal information
Estimating or working with Estimators to determine the cost benefits of potential design changes
Involvement in writing and review of the Technical Proposal
Coordinate the interface between the Designer, Quality and Construction teams to insure that shop drawing reviews, design variations, information requests and non-conformance resolution is done in a cost effective and timely manner
- Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â During the Post-Design Phase of the Project
Maintain a tracking system that distinguishes and identifies design costs that are the responsibility of the construction team (post-design services) and that are the responsibility of the designer (clarifications and errors)
Track, monitor, and report costs for post-design services.
Extensive and extended overnight travel required.
BS degree in Civil Engineering
Professional Enginner (PE) Certification preferred
Â Work Experience
5+ years experience in the heavy civil construction field preferred.
2+ yearsÂ experience on a Design Build Project in design and/or design coordination role
EIT preferred Knowledge, skills, and abilities
Proficiency with all MS Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
Familiarity with CAD and Modeling Software (such as Microstation, Geopack, Inroads, HEC RAS, etc)
Knowledge of construction operations Strong quantity take-off skills
Estimating skills sufficient to allow comparison pricing of design alternatives at a conceptual stage
Basic knowledge of Granite's Cost and CPM Scheduling Systems
Strong written and oral communication skills
About Granite Construction Incorporated
Granite Construction Incorporated is a member of the S&P 400 Index and is the parent company of Granite Construction Company, one of the nation's largest heavy civil contractors and construction materials producers.Â Granite Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.
Granite Construction Inc. (Granite) is a heavy civil contractor and a construction materials producer. The Company is engaged in the...