Department Manager - Construction Management

Michael Baker International   •  

Madison, WI

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 39 days ago

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Supported by more than 3,000 employees in nearly 100 locations across the United States, we provide a full continuum of engineering and consulting services, including design, planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our clients include U.S. federal, state and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of commercial clients. Michael Baker is committed to delivering a standard of excellence that fosters a culture of innovation, collaboration and technological advancement to help solve our clients' complex challenges.


Michael Baker International's Construction Services staff supports clients by acting as their trusted on-site agent through all phases of construction, from pre-design to close-out, by providing qualified construction managers, inspectors, constructability reviewers, schedulers, estimators and safety experts. As new technologies evolve throughout the construction industry, innovative ideas are required to maintain and deliver successful construction projects.


With offices in Milwaukee and Madison, the successful candidate will work at on-site client locations throughout southern and eastern Wisconsin. They will be responsible for monitoring contractor activities, coordinating inspectors' activities, and maintaining project quality standards.

•Manage multiple civil and transportation construction projects in Wisconsin including serving as Project Construction Leader for WisDOT project

•Provide technical support and oversight to assigned project staff

•Maintain and manage client relations for assigned projects

•Perform business development activities for Wisconsin construction services and be recognized for major project delivery of similar assignments

•Prepare proposals for Construction Management services

•Manage, train, and develop Construction Management staff

•May assist with design projects between field assignment


•Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction, or related field

•10-15 years of experience, with a minimum of 5 years as a Project Construction Leader on medium to large scale civil and transportation infrastructure projects

•Wisconsin PE License

•Working experience with WisDOT

•Proficiency with FieldManager, WisDOT Standard Specifications, Construction Materials Manual (CMM), Facilities Development Manual (FDM) and Microsoft Office Suite

•WisDOT Highway Technician Certification Program (HTCP) certifications desirable

•Good analytical skills, Excellent technical writing and communication skills

•Demonstrated proficiency in organization and presentation of documentation