EAC Consulting, Inc. (EAC) is in need of a Construction Engineering & Inspection (CEI) Department Manager for our Miami, Fort Lauderdale or Orlando office. Candidate must be authorized to work in the United States for any employer.
Implements corporate mission and vision statements; facilitates efficient operation of corporation by establishing goals, assigning tasks, and monitoring accomplishments.
Business Development and Corporate Exposure
Solicits, develops, and maintains clients; establishes the Department’s marketing objectives, directs new business research, develops leads, develops strategy, and qualifies projects.
Maintains positive relationship with current and past clients as assigned.
Strategizes to decide which opportunities to pursue and the best approach for the pursuit.
Active marketing of project including client meetings, proposal preparation and presentations.
Provides fiscal management and planning, including preparation of annual Department budget.
Takes appropriate management and administrative action to help ensure that projects and the department achieve the budgeted levels of contribution to overhead and profit.
Initiates and maintains contacts with key engineers, officers and officials of other organizations and companies, requiring skill in persuasion and negotiation of critical issues.
Negotiate critical and controversial issues with top-level engineers and officers of other organizations and companies.
Ensures that sufficient numbers of employees are trained to assume the leadership of all key technical and management functions within the division or recruiting outstanding personnel to fill these positions.
Responsible for all aspects of the technical quality, management, and profitability of the firm’s contracts under their control. Specific responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Ensuring that high quality management, administrative, and technical service is provided by project engineers and project managers and taking action as necessary to maintain the firm’s high reputation for excellent management of projects;
Ensure that the firm’s policies, systems, and procedures for technical work, management, and administration are implemented;
Respond to Owners representatives’ requests at Program and Operations levels;
Attend and manage all monthly/weekly/daily contractor and client meetings;
Manage all elements of Change Order Management, Cost Estimates and Negotiations.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Extensive knowledge and understanding of the construction development process.
Skilled at applying mathematical formulas and engineering principles to determine field adjustments.
Skills – good communication skills, verbal and technical writing.
Problem solving and analytical skills.
Able to manage multiple professional projects, as well as, construction support staff, inspectors and clients.
Able to read engineering drawings and system maps.
Able to understand and follow contractor schedules.
Able to exercise independent judgment in planning work details.
Able to make technical decisions related to the office aspects of the project.
Able to effectively work independently and within a team.
Able to plan tasks and implement action items.
Able to exhibit a professional demeanor and attitude when interacting with colleagues and clients.
Able to stand and sit as needed on project work sites, climb ladders, work at heights, and work outdoors in a wide range of weather conditions, periodic weekend and night work may be required.
Able to safely navigate construction work sites with uneven terrain.
Valid Driver’s license required.
About EAC Consulting, Inc.
EAC is a leading transportation engineering firm that provides engineering excellence and exceptional client service. EAC provides Highway, Bridge, Tolling and Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS) and Transit design and planning services. Other engineering services include: Airports and Ports; Water and Wastewater Collection and Distribution Systems and Land Development Design.
Named ASCE Miami Chapter Employer of the Year (2019) and Southeast Top Design Firm (2018) by Engineering News Record, EAC has a diverse team of dedicated engineers and professionals, but is always seeking talented and experienced engineers to join our growing family. EAC offers competitive salaries, professional development and benefits (including those that promote a healthy work/life balance).
EAC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.