Construction Manager

Boardwalk Pipeline Partners LP   •  

Westlake, LA

Industry: Energy & Utilities


11 - 15 years

Posted 83 days ago

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Boardwalk Pipeline Partners is looking for a Construction Manager for our Goodrich, TX or Westlake, LA office.


In this role, you will:

*Provide on-site Construction leadership and work closely with Engineering, Operations and other company departments in planning and constructing safe and efficient facilities in compliance with all company, regulatory, and professional requirements while meeting targets for safety, budget, and schedule and completion documentation

*Participate in constructability reviews at various stages of project development and design

*Develop plan for on-site inspection staffing needs, manage selection and hiring of appropriate resources, and provide on-site supervision for the site inspection staff during project execution phase to assure compliance is maintained in all required areas

*Work closely with Project Management teams on all issues related to cost, schedule, quality assurance, RFIs, change orders, and other key issues to assure safe, timely and cost effective resolutions

*Act as Boardwalk’s authorized representative in dealing with Contractor on day-to-day construction issues and in formal correspondence as needed for proper documentation and resolution

*Be thoroughly familiar with all OSHA and company safety expectations and manage as needed to assure compliance is maintained during construction phase

*Be thoroughly familiar will all environmental requirements and manage as needed to assure compliance during construction phase

*Manage deliveries of all company supplied material and equipment from company warehouses and vendors to minimize schedule issues and costs

*Manage procurement of various materials and equipment identified as needs during construction phase

*Participate in meetings with property owners, agency representatives and others as required to discuss operational, regulatory, technical, and business issues

*Coordinate efforts between operations, gas control, construction, engineering, business development and other areas during facility commissioning phase

*Provide oversight and training of inspection teams, setting expectations, coordinating daily activities, and spot checking construction activities to ensure that each Inspector is providing effective quality control oversight and that all completion documentation is done in a thorough and timely manner

*Represent the Engineering and Construction department on various teams and corporate initiatives

*Duties will include performing and inspection of safety sensitive tasks related to working on and around in-service pipeline facilities

This role requires extensive travel across the BWP system to support assigned construction projects and requires long days, possibly 6-7 days per week on a regular basis and requires being able to lift 50 lbs. as well as walk long distances across various terrains and in all weather conditions.

The successful candidate must live somewhere within the BWP operational areass of West Lake, LA or Goodrich, TX.


*A minimum 10 years of experience in design and/or construction of natural gas transmission and storage facilities

*Strong commitment to personal and team safety

*Strong oral/written communication, administrative/organization and analytical problem solving skills

*Strong computer applications skills required including Microsoft Project, Word, and Excel

*Ability to manage facility construction schedules and processes while prioritizing multiple responsibilities and assignments

*Ability to work efficiently and independently with minimal direct supervision and be self-motivated

*Ability to read drawings, interpret and implement BWP construction specs, contract documents, drawings, alignment sheets, valve maps, line owner line lists, O&M manual, etc.

*Good decision making skills in abnormal situations and be able to manage and motivate contractors and 3rd party support staffs effectively

*Ability to maintain good working relationships with all internal and external stakeholders

*Commitment to train and become proficient on performing and inspection of safety sensitive tasks related to working on and around in-service pipeline facilities

*Strong commitment to personal and team safety

*Travel 70% of the time

*High school diploma

*Minimum 10 years of relevant experience


*5 years of industry construction experience in a leadership role that included supervision duties, managing schedule and controlling project costs

*Drive to stay current on technology, industry standards, materials, regulations

*Good working knowledge of DOT 192, FERC, OSHA and API 1104 requirements

*Welding background

*2 year technical or college degree

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

Req #473