Construction Manager

Manhattan, New York | Full-time



Planate Management Group (PMG) is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, USA with a technical support center in the Philippines that provides program management and facilities engineering services worldwide. PMG is a small business provider of planning, design, infrastructure management, technical consulting, engineering, and construction management services in support of the US Department of Defense (DOD) and its Service (Army, Air Force, Navy, Marine Corps) missions, along with other US federal agencies.

The Construction Manager will be responsible for overseeing the planning, design, implementation, and tracking of short-term and long-term construction activities.

The job location will be in Manhattan, New York.

The position is contingent on the award of the contract.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide design and construction project management support to the Facilities Engineering Projects Section
  • Review and recommend approval or disapproval on submittals of contract deliverables, material data, equipment data, system data, shop drawings, and as-built drawings
  • Preparation of correspondence, change order requirements (as needed)
  • Support and assist in the development of government drawings, specifications, cost estimates and justification documents
  • Review contractor costs proposed work and recommendations
  • Coordinate and participate in all daily, weekly, special, partial, pre-final and final inspections
  • Prepare inspection reports, provide recommendations on sign-off of completed projects, prepare final closeout paperwork and custody receipt
  • Coordinate training on new equipment for identified medical staff
  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Qualifications To be successful in the role:

  • Degree in Architecture, Civil Engineering or Construction Management
  • At least 10 years of healthcare environment or medical center construction experience exposed in the design-bid-build and design-build projects
  • Sound understanding of field construction concepts, principles and practices applicable to civil, mechanical, electrical and/or environmental engineering concerned with design, layout, and supervision of construction operations
  • Strong knowledge of safety and occupational health principles, practices, procedures, laws and regulations as they relate to engineering performance requirements
  • Background on safety and quality management in the healthcare construction field
  • The individual performing work under this PWS shall possess the experience, qualifications, certifications, licenses, physical abilities and other requirements in this PWS to meet performance period, location, and security requirements as defined.
  • Ability to perform strenuous activity while working outdoors in extreme heat or cold, working in confined spaces, climbing and using fall protection equipment will be required on this contract. Assigned staff must present medical certificate of physical qualification showing that they are physically capable of performing the tasks outlined in the PWS, as well as to effectively work in the rigorous environment of the worksite(s).

Why Planate?

Planate Management Group is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Joining the Planate team opens you to an experience working for a Global company where you are among a team that is considered a premier trusted partner for planning, design, engineering, asset management, and professional service solutions anytime, anywhere.  We Take Care of Our Own; Personally and Professionally, Up and Down The Line.  

We’d love for you to be a part of our Global workforce, helping us serve as an effective and integrated partner to advance every client's mission!