RailWorks Project Manager in Hawthorne, California

Project Manager

REQUISITION NUMBER: 20180904-25001-001

HOME COMPANY: L K Comstock National Transit

COMPANY LOCATION: LKC National Transit

BUSINESS UNIT/DEPT: OPERATIONS

JOB LOCATION: Hawthorne, CA

Job Responsibilities:

L.K. Comstock National Transit is one of the United States’ largest specialty electrical contractors serving the transit industry. A subsidiary of RailWorks Corporation, the firm specializes in performing design support, engineering and installation, testing, start-up and maintenance services for heavy, commuter and light rail lines and automated people mover applications

We are seeking a Systems Project Manager to join our team in Hawthorne, CA. This person will be working on the Crenshaw/LAX transit project.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Full Profit and Loss responsibility for the assigned Project

  • Oversee the activities of all the direct report entities which includes Safety Manager/Engineer, Quality

Manager/Engineer, Construction Manager/Superintendent, Contract Manager, Accounts Controller.

  • Ensure the effective management and coordination of the Engineering; Scheduling; Procurement;

Material Control, Construction and System Testing/Start Up.

  • Establish and maintain a competent resource in each area/department listed above to meet the

requirements of the contract.

  • Assist with the preparation, review and modification and ultimately take responsibility for the cost to

complete estimates established for each phase of the work.

  • Ensure that the work undertaken is consistent with the related Quality Plan and other relevant

procedures and is conducted in a professional and efficient manner.

  • Ensure that all work practices comply with legal and statutory obligations with particular regard to

health, safety and the affirmative action plan.

  • Ensure that an effective business relationship is promoted with the Owner and all tiers of

Subcontractors and Suppliers.

  • Maintain frequent dialogue with the Owners representative on all key issues which affect the project

including those which relate to the profitability of the project.

  • Be the primary interface with the Owner and the only party with signature authority for all project

documentation.

  • Represent the project at all related public functions.

  • Maintain effective discipline and good staff morale.

Job Qualifications:

  • 5 to 10 years of experience working on major transit projects

  • Electrical experience preferred

  • Experience with systems contracts, automatic train control, OCS, communications and traction power systems

  • Must have strong supervisory skills

Physical/Travel/Attendance Requirements

This job description is not intended to represent a complete, comprehensive list of all duties and responsibilities that may be required in this position. There may be unplanned activities and other duties as assigned.

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Railworks Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabled)