Construction Supervisor

Clearance Level
None
Category
Construction
Location
Columbus, Ohio

REQ#: RQ59602

Travel Required: 75-100%
Requisition Type: Regular

This position reports to a Construction Manager, and is responsible for a subset of construction activities related to wireless projects within a geographic market or region.  These projects typically involve turn-key site development services to build or modify wireless networks. 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Achieve measurable results and report against performance metrics related to various construction activities
    • Metrics typically include:  schedule adherence, budget adherence, and quality
    • This position will typically supervise 50-100 sites annually, depending on the project
  • Assist the Construction Manager in identifying experienced / quality sub-contractors
  • Serve as the on-site supervisor of all construction activities for assigned sites
    • Ensure sub-contractor complies with all scope, schedule, safety, and quality policies and/or requirements
  • Be a subject matter expert on all facets of the site construction requirements for all assigned sites
    • Understand internal and external expectations related to scope, schedule, cost, & quality
    • Drive all sub-contractors to meet these objectives
    • Maintain an accurate status of all construction activities at all times and be able to communicate the status through reports, e-mails, meetings, conference calls, etc…
    • Ensure each site construction scope is clearly defined and understood by all internal and external construction personnel to avoid scope creep and minimize changes

Qualified candidates must be able to demonstrate significant expertise and/or experience related to large-scale wireless program deployments in a supervisory capacity.

Areas of emphasis include:

  • Site Specific Construction Scoping and Scheduling
  • Strong Understanding of Wireless Construction Processes, Industry Standards, & Testing Requirements
  • Strong Leadership Skills to Actively Coordinate Sub-Contractor Activities / Performance
  • Experience Leading Tower Crews and/or Civil/Electrical Crews
  • Creative Problem Solving Skills
  • Extensive Experience with Network Upgrades and/or Overlays:  CDMA, GSM, UMTS, LTE, WiMax, Generator Installations

Desire at least 3+ years of construction experience in the telecommunications field and BA/BS degree.  Journeyman Electrician certification is a plus.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.