Sr. Construction Manager (Wireless)
End-to-end responsibility for the deployment of wireless sites and any other implementation activity.
Great understanding on the process for site acquisition, engineering, and wireless site construction.
Strong ability to read and comprehend engineered site drawings and antennas/cabling schematics.
Responsible for assist and direct sub-contractors on site, and make construction/civil related decisions.
Collaborate with planning, engineering, procurement, build, and operations primes to prioritize and schedule project deliverables
Lead regular meetings with stakeholders on resolving implementation issues and variances, and develop action plans to manage changes or issues on projects
Regular reporting and communication on wireless deployment status
Tender and award work packages to external contractors to meet project schedules
Clear understanding of tender and award process, including preparation of tender documents, review and award of tender, periodic review
Manage and monitor external build contractor performance
Issue payment certification, Notice of Substantial Completion, direct retain and release of statuatory holdbacks in accordance with provincial contract law
Site inspection as required to ensure scope, quality and schedule of work adhere to TELUS standards. Ability to drive to sites outside of urban areas.
Effectively manage change requests on projects
Manage program financials in accordance with corporate financial policies and tools (SAP)
Manage risk within program and escalate issues where appropriate