The Construction Coordinator assists with all project-related items consistent with construction and timely completion of transit systems. Typical duties include: performing field inspections; ensuring projects are in compliance with construction drawings, installation, specifications, and final completion of installation; monitoring contractor performance; assisting with resolving contractor issues; and preparing and maintaining accurate project records.
Monitors construction sites to ensure appropriate quality control on all processes, and coordinates with various teams to gather all permits for projects.
Leads multiple construction projects and prepares daily progress reports.
Liaison with contractors, project managers or other individuals to meet deadline dates of projects.
Evaluates contractor performance for all projects to ensure compliance with agreements to include assisting in new and rebuild projects.
Participates in various project meetings and maintains records of all construction dates and project costs.
Assists Construction and Project Development Manager with other tasks as assigned to include preparation of schedule for all projects.
Assists in close-out process and confirms appropriate filing of all paperwork.
Reviews and interprets plans, specifications, civil/architectural drawings and blueprints for accuracy and completeness.
Reviews contractor as-builts to verify field changes are captured in conformance with specifications.
Coordinates with local city and/or state agency staff, developers, utility owners and inspectors for timely completion of construction projects.
Reviews contractor monthly pay applications and recommends payment quantities for work completed.
Travels to construction sites or other locations as needed for timely completion of projects.
Performs other duties of similar nature and level as assigned.
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.
Associate degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Building Sciences or related field. Bachelor’s degree or higher preferred.
Experience: Minimum 2 years’ experience in construction inspections and/or construction of transportation projects required or an equivalent combination of education and experience to successfully perform the essential duties as those listed.
Must have a valid Florida Driver’s License.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Construction practices and techniques; Basic surveying principles; reviewing engineering plans and specifications; interpreting shop drawings; modern methods for analysis of materials, and techniques applicable to construction; advanced mathematical techniques, such as trigonometry, calculus, and coordinate geometry; firm grasp of civil, electrical, plumbing and carpentry work; contracting procedures; federal, state and local codes and regulations.
Using standard Microsoft Office Suite including Excel, Word, Project; working as part of a team; communicating effectively both verbally and in writing; using and/or understanding CADD software.
Plan and coordinate a broad range of construction project activities; establish and maintain effective working relationships at all levels within the agency and externally; exhibit resourcefulness in time management and organizational skills, ability to work independently and in diverse multi-disciplinary teams; ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment with frequent interruptions; prioritize work load based on the ongoing demands of projects; maintain confidential information, prepare concise and complete reports/correspondence; and must be able to exercise good judgment.
PSTA is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity to all qualified persons, without regard to race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, age, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, disability, or other protected status, as established by Federal or State laws.
PSTA complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), to provide reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you have a disability that requires accommodation during the application or interview process, please call Human Resources at 727-540-1854.
PSTA is a Drug-Free Workplace.
Internal Number: 2020-1420
About Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA)
As the public transit provider of more than 12.4 million passenger trips in 2017 for Pinellas County, Florida, the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority (PSTA) remains on the cutting edge for bus transit throughout the nation. PSTA’s purpose is to be the people’s first choice for transportation and a driving force for social, environmental and economic vitality in the community through innovation and partnership.