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Jacobs Construction Administration Manager in Arlington, Virginia

Construction Administration Manager


TheBuildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network ofemployees, which serves both the private and public sector. Ouremployees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-classprojects that transform the future development patterns of thosecommunities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering,architectural and interior design, construction and program management, anddesign-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows usto successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, andprovide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering globalsolutions to our client’s local programs.

Weconsistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in manyclassifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors,Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Our team has an immediate need for an experienced Construction Administration Manager whom will be responsible for a variety of management roles in specific project, business, or technical units. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to assist on a number of different projects and may be located in the office or on a construction site.

  • Builds and maintains favorable working relationships as the primary contact with Clients, Contractors and other team members during construction phase activities.

  • Reviews, understands and interprets construction drawings, technical specifications, contract documents, etc.

  • Works closely with the project team to ensure the implementation of design intent of the documents during construction.

  • Coordinates with design team in the analysis and review of requests for interpretations and submittals.

  • Performs on-site observations and generates field reports on the progress and quality of work.

  • Makes substantial completion inspections/determination with list of deficiencies.

  • Review contractor claims.

  • Assists in technical document quality control and constructability reviews during the design process.

  • Can work on multiple projects simultaneously.



  • Bachelors or Post Bachelors in Construction Management, Architecture or Engineering is preferred.

  • Minimum of 15 years’ experience overseeing technically complex construction projects is required.

  • A strong multidiscipline technical background and understanding of construction process paperwork handling, including but not limited to RFIs, Submittals, Change Issuance and Schedules.

  • In depth understanding of Contract Document Drawings and Specifications is required.

  • Previous experience working with Clients such as NAVFAC and USACE is preferred.

  • Proof of U.S. Citizenship required.

Note to Virginia Job Seekers: Jacobs ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities or limited English proficiency, contact the Human Resources Director at our Arlington, VA office at 571-218-1000. Persons with hearing-and speech-impairments can contact Jacobs by using the Virginia Relay Service, a toll-free telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). Call 711 for TTY/TDD

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Virginia-Arlington

Req ID: BIA0006OG