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Design Build Project Manager in Fairfax, Virginia | Careers at Fairfax more...
Location:Chantilly (Fairfax), VA
Company:Gannett Fleming
First posted:November 18, 2020

What You Will Do

These are exciting times at Gannet Fleming! Our Construction Services team is looking for an experienced Design-Build professional to join our team! We service a wide variety of clients and work on projects in multiple arenas including: Transit, Transportation, Renewable Energy, pharmaceutical, industrial waste, site remediation, water/wastewater treatment, corporate, power/utility, commercial/industrial facilities. As a result, successful candidates will have the opportunity to lead or assist on multi-discipline projects on a regional and national level. Consider joining our team and contributing to our on-going success while setting the pace of your career.

Our Fairfax, VA Office is seeking a highly-motivated Design-Build Project Manager for Construction Management and Inspection Group for projects. Project assignments include Heavy Highway, Bridge and Transit disciplines. Experience with Transit Agencies and other Federal, State and County projects is required for these exciting construction management and inspection opportunities.


  • Responsible for the overall coordination and delivery of large complex alternative delivery projects to include Design-Build and PPP projects.
  • Effectively maintain diverse relationships with the Contractor, Owner Representatives, and any number of project stakeholders and influencers.
  • Responsible for the Planning, direction, coordination of multi-discipline staff in a high intensity environment, often including multi-office execution.
  • Ensure quality deliverables throughout the project lifecycle
  • Undertake regular coordination/design reviews with the client, design, and commercial teams; and actively manage change
  • Assist and mentor the professional development of future Alternative Delivery design managers
  • Proactively drive safety and ensure that health, safety, environment and security requirements are properly considered and included in all stages of the design process
  • Proactively drive the Risk Management
  • Proactively manage Safety Plan
  • Overall Field Project Management
  • Day to Day field coordination
  • Invoice Preparation
  • Closeout and Punchlist
  • Other duties as assigned

Additional Responsibilities

  • Estimating
  • Scheduling
  • Bidding, Bid Leveling and Procurement
  • Budgeting
  • Management of multiple projects for various clients
  • Management of future field personnel and Project Managers assigned to projects
  • Constructability reviews

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related discipline preferred; commensurate experience in construction projects including experience in planning, management, coordination and scheduling, and design-build work will be considered.
  • 15+ years of experience, including 10 years in construction management and at least 5 years of direct Alternative Delivery experience in a management capacity.
  • P.E license (or ability to obtain within 6 months)
  • CCM certification a plus
  • Experience winning and delivering design-build projects, exceeding budget expectations and quality and schedule requirements.
  • Broad understanding of construction, design, and management of major transit, facility, or highway/bridge projects.
  • Understanding of environmental requirements of infrastructure construction
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience working on the construction of design-build transit and facilities projects a plus.
  • Experience delivering Alternative delivery Projects ranging from $50M to $400M plus project value.
  • Experience with Transit agency projects is a plus
  • Experience with scheduling/estimating software is a plus.
  • Proficiency with computer software including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project is required.
  • Proficiency in Project Management software (Procore, Prolog/Expedition, Contract Manager, etc.) required
  • Candidates should be willing to commute to various project sites.

Life at Gannett Fleming

For more than 100 years, we've been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,500+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.

Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law.

Gannett Fleming will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.

NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.

Location: Fairfax, VA
Working Hours: 8 AM - 5 PM
Employment Status: Full-time
Internal Requisition ID: 2020-6969

Design Build; Design-Build, Sr. Construction Manager; Senior Construction Manager

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