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Role and General Responsibilities

Position overview reporting to the Construction Director. The incumbent will work alongside the Technical Director, developing the company-wide framework and standards around Technical/Design services throughout the project lifecycle to influence major Design components. The Technical Manager will be accountable for ensuring designs are compliant, safe, meet the delivery/constructability needs of construction, and are most cost efficient from a total project cost perspective.

 Role and Responsibilities 

  • Act as an Advisor to the project Construction Director and assist to ensure all technical requirements are met and delivered in a timely manner ensuring we are compliant, efficient and cost-effective design that meets the requirements of the project specifications
  • Managing the Italferr contract for Civil S&S and V&V, as well as Emergency Response Plans and FLSSC . This contract, while belonging to CJV, has a significant component that is supporting , and provides guidance to the Italferr S&S team.
  • Managing the Civil Requirements/DOORS Manager,
  • Managing the new Civil Commissioning Manager.
  • Assist project with effective management of communications with the owner and other stakeholders including municipalities, utility companies and regulatory authorities
  • Provide advice on identification of design/technical changes/issues and input into the change management process
  • Manage the Technical team and Design/Technical consultants services to ensure:
    Design services are provided in a timely and cost-effective manner in accordance        with agreements
        II. There is detailed monitoring of designer performance to identify issues and time solutions
        III. Monitoring/identification of ‘design creep’ and ensuring designers provide the lowest cost solution that is compliant and safe
        IV. Continued review of value engineering opportunities to optimize design and input into risk and opportunity analysis
        V. Early identification and solutions of problems and issues
        VI. Management of agreements and resolution of issues
  • Input into Procurement planning, estimating, and reforecasting
  • Oversight of the design/commissioning activities to ensure attestation that construction is in accordance with design
  • Participation in lessons learned workshops in relation to technical issues
  • Work with the Integration/Interface Manager to ensure the design interface between construction, civil works, Systems, Train Control, Signaling and operations & maintenance
  • Determining the quality objectives and targets, in collaboration with the Quality Manager
  • Working with the CM (Construction Manager) and management team on the selection of sub-contractors and the procurement of material, sub-contracting services and consultation services.
  • Collaborate with the CM and management team on the process of procurement (evaluation, negotiation, contract assignments)
  • Oversee the technical and contractual aspects of the Design Agreement
  • Manage the design services contract, including full compliance, back charges and change orders
  • Collaborating with the functional leaders to review the HSE program, Quality Management Plans, and communication plans
  • Oversee the implementation of the scheduling functions related to design development
  • Oversee the document management implementation

 Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or related field
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in Information Technology field
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in management
  • Ability to work in high-pressure, deadline driven environment
  • Exceptional communication and reporting skills
  • Solid working knowledge in all required software and programming languages
  • Outstanding leaderships skills and ability to delegate responsibilities effectively

 Preferred Skills

  • MBA or Master’s degree preferred
  • Evidence of continuing education, such as certifications, a plus

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