Rail/Transit Construction Manager

Rail/Transit Construction Manager

STV Group, Incorporated | Washington, DC, 20319, US

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STV is an award-winning national leader consistently ranking among the country's top firms in transportation, bridges, highways, mass transit and rail, and construction and program management. More than 100 years old, the firm provides comprehensive architectural, engineering, planning, environmental, and construction management services for public and private sector clients. Our success is the direct result of our employees' commitment to innovation and quality across all 40 offices and over 2000 people nationwide.

STV currently has an opening in Washington, DC, Fairfax, VA, or Richmond, VA for a Rail/Transit Construction Manager in our Transportation and Infrastructure division to manage various transit, freight rail, and transportation facility construction projects. The successful candidate will be responsible for on-site management of various construction projects in Northern Virginia and the District of Columbia, supervision of field staff, and assisting with growth of the CM/CEI practice to better service our clients in the Washington, DC Metro Area.


* Serve as the primary contact between contractors, project owners, engineers of record, and other stakeholders
* Manage contractors on behalf of the project owner; monitor for contract compliance
* Supervise project field staff - STV employees and subconsultants
* Provide quality oversight of project staff on project activities and deliverables
* Manage submittal review and RFI response processes
* Lead project progress meetings with contractor, owner, and stakeholders
* Review potential change orders from contractors, prepare independent cost estimates, make recommendation to project owners, and prepare all associated documentation
* Resolve field construction issues with the contractor and project owner

Required Education and Experience:

* Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or similar field
* 15 years of rail/transit construction experience, including 5 years of on-site management of rail/transit construction projects
* Ability and willingness to work both in the field (75%) and office (25%)

Preferred Experience and Skills:

* PE License in Virginia and the District of Columbia
* Certified Construction Manager (CCM) certification, or ability to obtain
* Previous experience working with VRE, WMATA, CSXT, or Norfolk Southern as direct employee, consultant, or contractor