Provides the required leadership to the SCADA/ITS team establishes the appropriate organization and assigns work tasks for the proper execution of the work.
Plans, organizes, and ensures adequate staffing, execution, and monitoring of all field engineering activities and related support operations.
Provides guidance regarding scope of work, schedules, procedures, field construction problems, and other technical information. Determines staffing requirements for the defined scope and schedule.
Establishes, monitors, and maintains construction engineering quality control in the field.
Collaborates with construction management to eliminate any hazards associated with the work that may adversely affect the environment or the safety or health of employees.
Ensures that personnel of the assigned group engage in safe work practices in compliance with site-specific safety procedures and industry standards.
Establishes and maintains a close working relationship with project design engineering, client representatives, and contractors.
Maintains project control documentation, design drawings and specifications, back-charge documents, change orders, etc.
Reviews material submittals, recommends approval, forwards to the Client for final approval and follows-up with the Client, as applicable.
Monitors contractor performance pertaining to schedule and conformance to plans and specifications. Performs technical reviews and evaluations.
Conducts performance evaluations for assigned personnel.
Makes decisions regarding long-range planning, scheduling, budgeting, work priorities, and personnel. Provide advice on field engineering procedures, construction methods, and financial matters to management.
Performs and negotiates value engineering.
Reviews contract programs and assessment of progress.
Frequently interfaces with upper-level management and client personnel. Keeps them informed of the progress and relay potential problem that may affect the project so a prompt action can be made.
Prepares technical reports and conduct high quality presentations.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.