Construction Practice Lead

  • BioHabitats
  • Baltimore, Maryland, United States
  • Oct 03, 2016
Full time Biology/Ecology Environmental Science/Engineering Management Natural Resources Wetlands and Watershed

Job Description

Biohabitats is seeking a Construction Practice Lead to direct and oversee all
activities associated with Biohabitats’ construction services, which include
construction administration, general contracting, design-build, and operations and
maintenance related to ecological restoration and water resource projects. The
CPL will build firm-wide knowledge, expertise and proficiency in our construction
practice. The CPL must have at a minimum a solid background in landscape/civil
construction operations and administration, cost estimating and bidding, as well as
business development. Ensuring successful projects and exceptional client service
is paramount. Leadership skills, an enthusiasm for collaboration and a passion for
the environment are essential.

Chesapeake/Delaware Bays Bioregion, Baltimore, Maryland

Primary Responsibilities
Contract administration and management
Risk management (including insurance and bonding)
Bidding and contract negotiations
Subcontractor management
Financial management (budgeting, job costing, bidding, invoicing)
Staff mentoring/management
Business development
Overseeing project quality assurance and quality control
Supervising project budgets and scheduling
Having fun and making a difference
 
Required Qualifications
MS+ in construction/environmental sciences or related discipline
10+ years experience in environmental/landscape construction
Experience in business development and team leadership
Strong familiarity with the environmental/ecosystem restoration
construction market
Proven leadership skills
Client-centered focus
Ability to work in a collaborative team atmosphere
Solid written and oral communication skills
Unwavering environmental ethic
Biohabitats offers great benefits and salary commensurate with experience and skill level.
 
Biohabitats is an equal opportunity employer.
 
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