Construction Manager – OCONUS

Janus Global Operations, LLC

Reston, VA

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**Notional position for consideration on OBO projects around the world**


Secret, Top Secret preferred. May consider sponsorship

Primary Function

The Construction Manager will plan construction projects and oversee their progress along the way in a timely and cost-effective manner. The Construction Manager will be responsible for budgeting, organization, implementation and scheduling of the projects.


  • Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion

  • Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs

  • Oversee all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations

  • Coordinate and direct construction workers and subcontractors

  • Select tools, materials and equipment and track inventory

  • Meet contractual conditions of performance

  • Review the work progress on daily basis

  • Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status

  • Plan ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones

  • Negotiate terms of agreements, draft contracts and obtain permits and licenses

  • Analyses, manage and mitigate risks

  • Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques

  • Undertake other duties as assigned by the Project Director/COR.

The above description covers the principal duties and responsibilities of the job. The description shall not, however, be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental, or similar duties which may be required from day-to-day. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Job Requirements

  • Required: Bachelor's degree from a ABET accredited university in the field of Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering or related field. If you are a certified Professional Engineer (PE), even better.

  • Must have (7) years' experience in construction project management with specific on-site construction experience across all phases of project delivery. Vertical construction experience is a huge plus.

  • Overseas experience is required.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Embassy construction program experience highly desired.

  • Advanced knowledge of construction management processes, means and methods.

  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards.

  • Understanding of all facets of the construction process.

  • Familiarity with construction management software packages.

  • Ability to plan and see the "big picture".

  • Competent in conflict and crisis management.

  • Leadership and human resources management skills.

  • Strong organizational, communication and managerial skills, be self-motivated yet work effectively in teams and with senior management.

  • Active Secret clearance and must be able to obtain a Top Secret Clearance. If you already have an Active Top Secret clearance, we'll be able to put you to work right away.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Excellent organization skills

  • Proven ability to work both collaboratively and autonomously

  • Strong initiative

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

  • Must be able to work 60-hours/week, six days/week, 10 hours/day

  • Must have the ability to stand, sit, walk, stoop, kneel, squat, crawl, climb, bend, balance and twist for extended periods.

  • Must have the ability to lift up to 60 pounds on occasion.

  • Must be able to safely maneuver throughout the job site, i.e., climb and walk on scaffolding, climb ladders, walk up or down steep grades.

Acuity International is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Acuity Engineering & Technical Services, LLC