Exponent is a leading construction, engineering, and scientific consulting firm. Our multidisciplinary team of scientists, engineers, physicians, and regulatory consultants brings together more than 90 different disciplines to solve complicated problems facing corporations, insurers, government entities, associations and individuals. Our approximately 1000 staff members work in 26 offices across the United States and abroad. Exponent has over 800 consultants, including more than 500 that have earned a doctorate in their chosen field of specialization.
Exponent's Construction Consulting Practice is currently hiring for Senior Associates for our Oakland, CA office. These individuals will work on projects relating to construction project and program management, cost and schedule controls, risk management, construction claims analysis, and related construction consulting services.
Responsibilities for this position include:
Lead construction projects as project manager to successful execution and achievement of project goals
Proactively manage scope, cost, schedule, resources, quality, and risks of construction projects
Coordinate and communicate with project stakeholders to plan and execute projects, manage changes, identify risks, and resolve issues
Analyze cost and schedule performance against plan and perform variance analyses
Provide reports to communicate project status, forecast, risks and opportunities
Manage subcontractors and contracting process
Perform project document management and data QA/QC
Apply best practices in project management and project controls, and follow client-specific business processes
Qualifications for this position include:
B.S. in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture, Structural Engineering or related field (Advanced degree(s), Registration and Certifications are preferred but not required)
3+ years of experience in construction project management, project controls, or construction consulting
Ability to work within project teams with a strong desire to contribute
Analytical and critical thinking skills
Strong leadership skills and the ability to interact effectively with both internal and external clients
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of common construction-related software including Primavera and Microsoft office tools
Please contact Winnie Hung at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Internal Number: 3502
Exponent is a multi-disciplinary engineering and scientific consulting firm that brings together more than 90 different disciplines to solve complex and very interesting business, engineering, science, and regulatory issues facing our clients. The Construction Consulting Practice assists clients from all sectors of the industry through all phases of a construction project lifecyle - from pre-construction, risk assessment, through project advisory and management, to commissioning, closeout, and dispute resolution. Our construction professionals possess both depth and breadth of knowledge in the industry, and work on large domestic and international projects, in both the proactive and claims management spaces.