KBR Associate Project Leader, Constructon in LOUISVILE, Kentucky

Title: Associate Project Leader, Constructon

Location: US-US-KY-LOUISVILE

Job Number: 1049348

KBR COMPANY INFORMATION

When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, procurement, construction, and services company, we support the energy, hydrocarbon, government services, minerals, civil infrastructure, power, industrial, and commercial markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business segments, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our clients have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With more than 27,000 employees around the world, we deliver top-quality service and performance in engineering, procurement, construction, operations and maintenance, logistics and project management services to clients who entrust us with their most vital projects.

Join us, and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.

BENEFITS

KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401(k) plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

ASSOCIATE PROJECT LEADER - CONSTRUCTION

The Associate Project Leader, Construction assumes responsibility for coordinating certain portions of the administration of the project such as cost control, document control, contract changes, shop drawings, etc. He/She may be responsible for certain subcontractors or parts of a large project and can perform some basic project management functions.

On a daily basis, the incumbent monitors the physical construction of the project through daily coordination of all field activities, subcontractor direction, and code/specification compliance.

This position is located as a client site in Louisville, KY. No relocation or per diem will be offered.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Responsibilities include technical input for schedule creation, subcontracting strategy, subcontractor scopes of work, quality of construction, schedule adherence, budget containment, safety, selection of methods, systems, and techniques of construction, and labor cost control through daily attention to unit costs and adjustments in crew size or composition, etc.

Responsible for the daily field construction of multiple minor projects (<$500K) in accordance with the established policies, procedures, systems, and requirements approved by the company and client.

Qualifications:

REQUIREMENTS

7

years’ experience within chemical plants

Thorough knowledge of construction and safety activities as they relate to chemical plant construction, cost and scheduling, and contract administration.

Knowledge of technical vocabularies and terminology common to construction industry.

Strong skills in Microsoft Office Suite, including word processing, spreadsheets and applications

Ability to develop and analyze information for studies and reports.

Demonstrated skills in data reporting and entry

Work includes field inspections and the physical ability to conduct field inspections which require the following activities:

extensive walking in and around a construction site, climbing ladders, climbing scaffolding, working on elevated platforms, working on uneven surfaces and working in small or confined spaces.

Some lifting may be required.

Must have the ability to walk into and out of the project (enter/egress).

Must be able to use appropriate standard issued Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) required for each assigned task (i.e. harness, life vest, lift buckets, etc.)

Excellent verbal and written communication, listening and interpersonal skills

Must be able to maintain positive relationship through daily communication with the client

Job: Construction Management