Sr. Construction Manager for In-Building Systems (Wireless)
End-to-end responsibility for the deployment of In-Building systems, 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 managing GCs, sub contractors, & other technical resources to complete on-site construction activities, and make construction/civil related decisions.
Collaborate with planning, engineering, procurement, build, and operations primes to prioritize and schedule project deliverables
Collaborate with external stakeholders such as building management, and base building technical teams to complete sites per the project plan.
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 statutory 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
Fiber & hybrid cable routing, installation, termination & testing
Familiar with AC & DC power installations
Familiar with IT & telecom equipment installation & testing
Familiar with in-building antenna installation