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Construction Attorney in New York City, NY

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Company name

New York City Housing Authority

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Job Type


Practice Area


Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Jun 13,2018

Posted on

Jun 12,2018

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Director The candidate will direct the work assignments for a large staff of field professionals engaged in managing the timely and cost-effective implementation of capital projects. Will coordinate the activities of and assign the field inspection work to the Project Management Department field staff. Ensure availability of field staff to respond to emergencies and inquires as needed. Monitor progress of construction to ensure adequate coverage at all active construction sites. Prepare coverage reports for the VP of Project Management. Determine the level of coverage required for each project based upon approved protocols. Collaborate with Executive Project Managers to coordinate work and balance resources. Manage a team of field specialists, whose specific disciplines may be required on a particular project. Develop policies and protocols to ensure field staff provide necessary and appropriate coverage. Ensure consistent level of performance by all field staff. Obtain training as needed for execution of required field duties such as preparation of daily reports, reviewing payments, preparing change orders, etc. Track field staff activities and work deliverables in the CPD electronic project management system.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college in engineering, architecture, landscape architecture, business administration, or public administration, and 5 years of full-time satisfactory experience in the planning, administering or expediting of engineering design, and/or construction, or coordinating a very large engineering project, two years of which must have been in an administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory capacity is needed.
A four year high school diploma or its educational equivalent and 9+ years of experience as described in "1" above; 2 years of which must have been in an administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory capacity; OR
Education and/or experience equivalent to "1" or "2" above. An accredited Master's degree in one of the disciplines described in "1" above, a law degree, or a valid New York State license as a Professional Engineer or Registered Architect or Landscape Architect may be substituted for one year of the required experience. However, all candidates must have the two years of the administrative, managerial, executive or supervisory experience as described in "1" above is needed. Should have 8+ years of experience managing multiple construction projects simultaneously and/or requirement contracts with each project exceeding $10 million in value. Professional Engineer or Registered Architect is needed. CCM or PMP certification is essential. Exceptional leadership abilities is needed. Excellent written and verbal communication skills is essential.

Additional info

Job ID: 343782

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
New York City Housing Authority
250 Broadway
New York City, NY 10007