Senior Construction Manager

Torrance, CA


Job Description:

Government Tactical Solutions (GovTact) is seeking a Sr. Construction Manager to support our customer in Torrance, CA. The Sr. Construction Manager will be responsible for passionate overall project delivery from planning through completion in accordance with the Owner’s program goals. The CM-as-Agent (CMa) role of the Sr. Construction Manager will focus on site-based team support to the client, project management systems and controls, construction surveillance and documentation, contractor performance measurement and reporting on the status of compliance in the areas of project cost, schedule, quality, and safety. This position will guide multiple projects/contracts simultaneously as part of a large construction and infrastructure upgrades program in a secured facility located in Southern California. The CMa will be a contributor to project scope and solicitation package development in addition to serving as a technical advisor during the source selection process. The Sr. Construction Manager will bring direction, facilitation, subject matter expertise, proficiency with issue resolution, and a relationship-oriented approach to help you succeed in this key position. The Sr. Construction Manager will participate in regular key meetings with contractors to ensure timely resolution of any items with significant impact to budget and schedule.



  • Requires extensive knowledge of construction related processes, as well as a thorough knowledge of industry practices

  • Daily and single point of contact for projects supporting.

  • Work with contractors to review progress, address field issues, and monitor quality and safety.

  • Manages submittal process and monitors compliance with contractual obligations such as Management Plan, Quality Control

  • Review and advise on monthly contractor invoices and payment requests

  • Maintain issue tracking system and follow up

  • Assist Client in contract negotiations

  • Assist Client and participate in design review and coordination meetings

  • Assist Client with change order estimates

  • Guide the day to day site-based task during construction

  • Monitor Construction, coordinate site, and offsite issues

  • Change Order Management

  • RFI & Submittals: Process and review

  • Oversee commission agent and assist in Project Closeout 

  • Assist Client to enforce Labor Standard Provisions

  • Monitor performance to ensure client expectations met

  • Attends all major meetings and presentations

  • Aide in preparation of concept baselines (estimates, schedules, scopes) / Assist in schedule management

  • Develop weekly/monthly reports, budgets, schedule updates, and issue tracking/action Items. 

  • Develop Scope for all potential contracts and deliver to the Contracting officers Technical Representative / Contracting officer  

  • Review and coordinate scopes to ensure that there are no duplications of effort

  • Budget/cost/financial administration and trending reports for each project

  • Contract document administration (contract modifications/task orders)

  • Adhere to client-specific electronic filing and filing for archives

  • Assist in contractor negotiation, solicitation, award, and administer open market procurements, when appropriate

  • Review design and bid documents to ensure compliance with technical requirements and operational and maintenance requirements. 



  • Active Top Secret level security clearance.

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture, Construction, or Engineering 

  • 10+ years of Project / Construction Management experience with a preference to the experience of working on a large construction program.

  • Knowledge of pre-design and pre-construction, delivery systems, components, commissioning, and project close-out.

  • Ability to multitask or manage/support multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen

  • Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Construction Manager (CCM) certification or Professional Engineer (PE) licensure

  • Deep written and verbal communication, organizational, and planning skills

  • Experience with Microsoft Office and Industry Project software packages to include but not limited to latest versions of Microsoft Project, Primavera, AutoCADD, Revit, Prolog, Procore, Smartsheet, E-builder, etc.


Equal Employment Opportunity:

GovTact and Insperity provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants in all company facilities without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy, childbirth, (or related medical conditions, including, but not limited to lactation), physical disability, mental and/or intellectual disability, age, military status or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, marital status, registered domestic partner or civil union status, gender (including sex stereotyping and gender identity or expression), medical condition (including, but not limited to, cancer related or HIV/AIDS related), genetic information, or sexual orientation in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

This applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.