Project Manager - CE&I at Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN)

Posted in Executive 9 days ago.

This job brought to you by Local Organization

Location: Houston, Texas

Job Description:

Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN)

Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc., is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunity, including providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with a disability. Applicants with a physical or mental disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact the Human Resources Department at 713-266-6900. For more information about your rights under the law, see EEO is the Law


Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. (LAN) is a full-service consulting firm offering planning, engineering and program management services. Founded in 1935, LAN has grown from its humble beginnings as a small Houston firm to a national leader in the heavy civil infrastructure engineering industry. A division of LEO A DALY, an international architecture/engineering firm, LAN has access to the expertise of nearly 800 professionals in 31 offices across the country.

"We believe everything we do is for the enrichment of the human experience."


Specific Characteristics – Must have working knowledge of roadway and highway construction management, construction administration, construction inspection, and construction materials testing techniques Will be required to make independent evaluations; select and apply standard techniques, procedures, and criteria; and, using good judgment, make modifications to standard requirements. Must have the necessary skill to function independently and to manage a diverse work group to satisfactory completion of an assignment.

Technical Background – Monitor the performance and construction activities on multiple projects, or supervise the functions of project representatives on large, complex projects. Observes and documents contractor construction activities for compliance with plans and specifications, preparation or review of daily reports, and documentation or review of documentation of non-compliance or deviation from the plans and specifications. Works with owner and the contractor to resolve issues related to deviations from and non-compliance with the plans and specifications.

Management Requirements – Manage construction adminstration and inspection personnel. Maintains project records, reviews and/or prepares construction progress reports, prepares change orders, investigates construction issues and reviews progress for preparation of monthly estimates on assigned projects. Must be capable of monitoring and managing budgets. Will be required to prepare written communications and make oral presentations to owner and stake holders.

Project Management

  • Develop and achieve project scopes, budgets, and schedules for projects.

  • Review complete project documents for conformity and quality assurance; perform quality control reviews

  • Manage the preparation of various reports, presentations, budgets, specifications, plans, construction schedules and permits for projects.

  • Plan, schedule and coordinate the preparation of documents, resources or activities for multiple major projects or is responsible for an entire work program.

  • Develop and maintain key client relationships, acquire leads, positions for projects; knowledgeable of the client’s decision-making processes.

  • Writes technical papers for publication

  • Identify and manage project dependencies and critical path

  • Define project success criteria and milestones and effectively communicate throughout the project life cycle.

  • Coach, mentor, motivate and supervise project team members and contractors.

  • Ensures production work meets client quality expectations and adheres to current industry standards.

  • Schedule and track project milestones and deliverables

  • Ensure that established PEM procedures for conducting the work, documentation, project and client management

  • Conduct project lessons learned and create a recommendation report in order to identify successful and unsuccessful project elements

  • Develop teaming arrangements, lead proposal preparation, and participate in interviews.

  • Proficient with MS Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • Professional Engineer, licensed in the State of Texas

  • Bachelor of Science - Civil Engineering

  • 15 to 20 years overall experience

  • Most recently, 5 to 10 years construction management experience for roadways and highways with Texas Department Of Transportation (TxDOT).