Senior Construction Manager
Livermore, CA 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Senior Construction Manager
Job Locations US-CA-Livermore
Job ID 2024-4513 Category Construction / Project Management Type Full-Time
About Vanir

Vanir has been exceeding client expectations since 1964. Our progressive growth and quality of service has led Vanir to become consistently ranked among the top construction management firms in the nation by Engineering News-Record. As we continue growing into new areas and markets, our focus is to maintain a team of creative, ambitious, and visionary individuals.

Job Description

Reports to the Project Director or assigned project leadership. Provides planning, coordination and direction for preconstruction and construction management activities on Higher Education projects to ensure they are delivered on time and on budget, with a high degree of quality, making sure to fulfill the requirements of the contract.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

    Provides senior level management support for the client to coordinate, direct and monitor activities of contractors/subcontractors, engineers, architects, state and local agencies and other related project entities.
  • Ability to standalone on a project and direct/coordinate the project team.
  • Possesses RFQ/P, bidding and construction management experience.
  • Provides administration and processing of project logistics, organization, safety, and manpower utilization.
  • Provides project controls, cost, and performance activities managing project submittals, RFIs, ongoing schedule reviews, PCO negotiations, compiling change orders, processing payment applications, updates to project record drawings, inspections and reports.
  • Has functional knowledge of contracts, drawings, estimates, and specifications to ensure relation and compliance to construction/project requirements.
  • Responsible to communicate effectively with project stakeholders regarding program, design scope, budget, schedule, and construction impact.
  • Oversees quality control and quality assurance throughout the construction and closeout phases.
  • Leads project meetings and issues meeting minutes for the administration and tracking of relevant information and statuses.
  • Monitors progress of the project team and provides routine reporting through daily reports & progress photos, Bi-Weekly/Monthly progress reports, Submittal & RFI Logs, Change Order Logs.
  • Coordinates, directs and monitors activities related to staff and site facilities such as moving classrooms, offices, other school facilities within or between school sites.
  • Responsible for project closeout activities including punchlists, trainings, securing record drawings, guarantees, warranties, O&Ms, related provisions for DSA closeout and final project delivery to Owner entities.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of science degree in Architecture, Construction Management or Engineering.
  • DSA experience on public higher education projects.
  • Knowledge of construction contracts, drawings, estimates, and specifications to ensure relation and compliance to construction/project requirements.
  • Knowledge of database project controls software systems such as EADoc, ProCore, Ebuilder or similar.
  • Construction contract administration.
  • Safety Training.

Offered rate of compensation will be based on a variety of non-discriminatory factors, including education, qualifications, experience, and geographic location. The Salary range for this position is $140,000-$170,000.


Vanir offers a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that includes 401(k) Savings with employer matching contributions, medical, dental, vision, health savings account (HSA) with employer contributions, life, AD&D and disability benefits, flexible spending account (FSA), voluntary benefits, Teladoc, pet insurance, paid time off, national employee assistance program (EAP) and employee referral program.

How to Apply

If you're interested in working for Vanir please visit our website to learn more and to apply online at

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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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