Field Construction Manager

Nashville, TN 37072

Posted: 01/31/2024 Industry: Engineering Job Number: 28848

Job Description

Field Construction Manager being sought after for projects in the Southeast. The position will require on-site work for ongoing greenfield projects. The current project is located in Nashville, Tennessee.

Salary: $85k - $90k (+ other allowances/expenses/per diem)

  • 6+ years of field service experience
  • Able to manage several tasks simultaneously
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.
  • Proficiency in AutoDesk applications including AutoCAD.
  • Requires a valid US Driver’s license.
  • Demonstrated commitment to exceptional customer service
  • Ability to handle stressful and/or difficult personal interactions appropriately
  • Ability to understand business impact and prioritize issues and projects accordingly
  • Thorough understanding of contracts, plans, specifications, and regulations
  • Ability to make intelligent and quick decisions, working well under pressure, and when faced with unexpected occurrences or delays
  • Thorough understanding of engineering, architectural, and other construction drawings
  • Strong work ethic, excellent attendance, and flexibility to work overtime
  • Self-motivated, detail-oriented, and organized
  • Flexibility to work various shifts (8 to 12 hours), overtime, stand-by, on-call, holidays, etc., when required
  • Strong written and verbal communication and other relationship-building skills are required
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Job Description:
  • Constructability review of the engineering drawings
  • Participate in project definition reviews
  • Conduct meetings with project engineers and fabrication to set priorities and schedule definition
  • Identify basic project risk associated with project costs and safety
  • Prepare working permits
  • Enforcing safety requirements during construction phase
  • Manage field activities and resources to meet strategic plan and milestones
  • Close contact with project engineers and foremen
  • Identify, track and capture actual project progress for use in further scheduling
  • Define and evaluate factors which may result in cost change
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered with the appropriate documentation (O&M Manuals)
  • Monitor and report actual expenditures against budget
  • Project evaluation for continuous improvement
  • Maintain continuous focus on providing exceptional service to internal and external customers
  • Engage and coordinate with 3rd party vendors
  • Prioritize time and projects, working independently
Our client is looking to fill the Field Construction Manager position quickly! If you are interested in hearing more about this opportunity, contact Ashley Jernigan at or reach out to 470-203-9801.

Meet Your Recruiter

Ashley Jernigan
Technical Recruiter

Ashley is a Georgia State University graduate who was raised in Georgia.  After graduation, she obtained a job in sales, where she uncovered a love for helping others.  In 2021 Ashley made a job change and started her career as a recruiter, where she helped candidates and clients in the Information Technologies and Telecom industries. Ashley joined Selectek in 2023 where she now uses her recruiting and relationship building talents to help candidates secure jobs in the Engineering and Technical industries. Outside of the office, Ashley enjoys hiking with her dogs, working out, hosting dinner parties, and spending time at the lake.

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