Crown Castle Construction Manager - Small Cell & Fiber Solutions in TX Dallas, Texas
Crown Castle works around the country to build and maintain the infrastructure behind the world’s most revolutionary technologies. Crown Castle owns, operates and leases more than 40,000 cell towers and over 60,000 route miles of fiber supporting small cells and fiber solutions across every major US market. This nationwide portfolio of communications infrastructure connects cities and communities to essential data, technology and wireless service – bringing information, ideas and innovations to the people and businesses that need them. Crown Castle is an S&P; 500 company and one of the largest Real Estate Investment Trusts in the United States with an enterprise value of approximately $60 billion.
Position Title*_:_* Construction Manager
Responsible for all aspects of construction on Crown Castle projects including; on-site management, coordination of subcontractors, OEM installers and customer representatives. Represent Crown Castle as the expert on construction issues relating to DAS and small cell projects, including in-building iDAS, public right-of-way oDAS & Small Cells along with the associated inside & outside plant construction methods. Oversight will include activities related to above and below-ground fiber installation, hub construction, node construction and related utility make-ready. Ensure all assigned projects are completed according to mutually agreed upon timeline of customer and Crown Castle. Ensure District and/or Program and Project Managers and customers are aware of issues that will impact project completion or cost. Ensure all work is conducted in accordance with Crown Castle policies and procedures in support of Crown Castle objectives.
Essential Job Functions
Make regular trips to sites during construction including: bid walk, precon walk, in progress site visits, punch walks and construction closeout.
Understand prevailing rates for all construction work and ensure Crown Castle is receiving competitive rates for quality work.
Ensure Project Manager is updated daily on the status of construction and aware of any issues that will impact project cost, quality or timely completion.
Ensure all work is completed in accordance with Crown Castle construction standards, processes, and procedures.
Ensure accurate and complete files are maintained for projects and appropriate closeout documents are distributed in a timely manner and are in accordance with corporate and customer standards.
Ensure that all jobs are maintained in a project tracking system with complete accuracy.
Act as Crown Castle safety observer and Quality Assurance representative while at the site ensuring compliance with Crown Castle safety program and related workmanship practices.
High School degree
A valid driver’s license required
- Minimum three (3) years of telecommunications/wireless construction experience
- Knowledge of Outside Plant Construction techniques (aerial & underground).
- Familiarity with test equipment and techniques for performing RF Sweep test, OTDR, Power Meter and Passive Intermodulation (PIM) testing
Knowledge of budget development and execution
Knowledge of construction management process
Knowledge of site acquisition procedures, including regulatory and permitting process
Ability to read and understand blueprints
Ability to direct and diagnose work flow problems, critical paths and institute remedies
Customer service orientation with a strong problem solving approach - strong interpersonal skills
Strong computer skills - MS office and project management software knowledge
Reports to: Program Manager
Title(s) of direct reports (if applicable): N/A
Working Conditions: Will be required to travel to project sites with exposure to heavy equipment and environmental conditions 90% of the time. Works in a normal office setting with no exposure to adverse environmental conditions 10% of the time.
Additional Information: N/A
Crown Castle is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Posting Location: TX - Dallas, TX - Irving
# of openings: 1