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This position is Assistant to the Project Manager to oversee the SCDOT Asset Management Contract for In-Service Bridge Engineering Services necessary for the management, inspection, maintenance, and warranty protection, including operation of certain bridges, of the Arthur Ravenel Bridge System in Charleston, South Carolina and other select fixed and moveable span coastal bridges in Beaufort, Berkeley, Charleston and Horry Counties. There are a total of 7 Fixed Span Bridge Systems and 8 Movable Bridges.
SUMMARY OF ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS
Responsible for the Management and Operations of Complex Highway and Bridge Management, Maintenance, Operation and Inspection Contracts with South Carolina Department of Transportation with input from the Project Manager.
With the input of the Project Manager, Develop and periodically revise a multi-year work plan for the maintenance and operations of highways within the projects limits to specifications under the contract.
Responsible for bridge inspections, with input of the Project Manager.
Manage all employees including Area Managers, technicians, specialty work crews, administrative staff and other staff, ensuring all the company policies are followed
With the input of the Project Manager, manage new and existing subcontracts for the work related to the contracts with South Carolina Department of Transportation.
Assists Project Manager with the oversight of Project and overhead budgets to insure proper utilization of resources and proper expense management by Area Managers and other responsible staff.
Manage truck and equipment inventory and determine sufficient quantity needed to handle contract needs.
Insure all staff are abiding by all federal, state and local laws within the scope of their contracts.
Work with office manager by lending direction with regard to:
Location overhead (office) payroll budgeting
Location overhead (office) staffing needs
Information processing systems
Location overhead (office) major expenditures
Office image and cleanliness
Assists with recruiting and hiring game-plan and that this game-plan is executed on a timely basis.
Work with corporate Human Resources to develop recruiting and hiring game-plan, as well as the execution of this plan.
Work in conjunction with corporate department heads, DBIS Management and managers to coordinate training efforts annually for existing employees, new employees and division and branch-specific training needs.
Work with Project Manager in providing direction for the development of the projects overhead budgets
Leads the estimating process for new bids related to the project or in the area
All other duties as assigned
2+ years' experience with complex bridges, including movable bridges
College degree is strongly preferred with a preference for a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering (or comparable)
P.E. License in South Carolina a plus
Additional industry-related training/certification is desirable
Highway maintenance experience is preferred
Experience with estimating is preferred