Company: Amec Foster Wheeler
Skills: Construction Engineer
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Atlanta, GA, US
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking a Construction Manager to join our Atlanta, Georgia team. The position is approximately 50 percent field work and 50 percent office work on a variety of projects primarily for our industrial/commercial clients.


This position will perform a broad range of planning and execution tasks for demolition and remediation projects. Must have a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience with facility closure, decontamination/demolition, and site remediation. Thorough understanding of TSCA, RCRA, and OSHA regulations is required. Must have solid communication, plan writing, scheduling and cost report/tracking skills. Successful applicant will interact with professional staff, engineers, clients, regulators and contractors. Duties will include developing project plans and specifications, health and safety plans, progress reports, cost estimates, as well as oversight of a broad scope of field service.


Key Responsibilities  

  • Under senior CM supervision, assist with the development of project specifications and subcontractor solicitations for demolition and remediation work
  • Responsible for overall field safety of subcontractors and other onsite Amec Foster Wheeler personnel
  • Manage/oversee subcontractors during demolition and remediation projects
  • Review plans and specifications for constructability during design
  • Perform routine, well-defined field and office assignments (technical and non-technical); receive detailed instructions on objectives, complex features, and possible solutions; receive close supervision and review of work; with experience, may be assigned some tasks with minimal supervision
  • Conduct pre-bid, preconstruction, progress, tool box safety meetings, and planning meetings
  • Write/edit project execution, work plans, HASP, SAP, and QAPP plans, interfacing with environmental professionals to gather information needed;
  • Review and tracking payment applications, requests for information, change order requests and other project submittals
  • Prepare preliminary cost estimates for demolition and remediation projects
  • Conduct project closeout activities including final inspections, completion of punch lists, record drawings, and contract closeout
  • Maintain project field records so that final reports can be assembled quickly and efficiently
  • Complete daily, weekly and monthly summary reports
  • Develop and maintain project schedules
  • Learn and stay up-to-date on guidance, state and federal environmental/construction regulations, reviews, and methods relevant to demolition and remediation of contaminated sites
  • Maintain and develop vendor and other professional contacts
  • Participate in training events, project meetings, and construction/engineering team meetings
  • Complete operation and maintenance inspections of remediation systems under the supervision of an experienced operator
  • Will travel to project sites across North America - Approximately 50% overnight travel

Skills / Qualifications


  • High School diploma required
  • Approximately 5-10 years construction management-related experience preferably in demolition, environmental remediation and/or civil type projects
  • OSHA HAZWOPER 40 hr training in accordance with 29CFR1910.120
  • OSHA HAZWOPER Site Supervisor
  • OSHA 10 or 30 hr Construction Safety
  • Computer knowledge of MS Word, Excel
  • Understanding of means and methods associated with demolition work, environmental remediation technologies, civil type work, CSI specifications, and construction drawings
  • Understanding of electrical, mechanical, plumbing and general building systems
  • Strong fundamental math skills
  • Maintains and advocates a safe working environment
  • Excellent communication, both verbal and written, and organizational abilities
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours as required
  • Must pass drug test, entrance physical, and background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy


  • B.S. degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Construction Management, or related degree
  • PE/PG registration a plus but not required
  • Three client references from large demolition or remediation projects

Physical Demands

  • Walking and working outside in inclement weather conditions, uneven terrain and inside closed manufacturing facilities which may be dimly lit and in various states of disrepair

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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