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Black & Veatch Water Design Build Subcontracts Lead in Virginia Beach, Virginia

Water Design Build Subcontracts Lead

Date: Mar 21, 2023


US Los Angeles, CA, US Irvine, CA, US Tualatin, OR, US San Marcos, CA, US Phoenix, AZ, US Walnut Creek, CA, US Rancho Cordova, CA, US Las Vegas, NV, US

Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies

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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation

Req Id : 95661

Opportunity Type : Staff

Relocation eligible : No

Full time/Part time : Full-Time

Project Only Hire : No

Visa Sponsorship Available: No

Job Summary

By joining our BV Construction group, you will have the ability to develop and enhance your skills in an on-site, hands-on environment. We are committed to providing our construction professionals with expert training, career development, and career advancement to allow for continuous professional development. Our management is committed to the latest advances in technology, above class support and sustainability to bring our clients the best service in safety, quality, and final product. Functions in our group include safety, project field management, construction management, quality control, start up and decommissioning and field engineering.

The Water Design Build Subcontracts Lead providessupport to multiple Design Build project teams with complex procurement transaction activities (subcontracts and services) throughout the lifecycle of the individual projects. May be required to support other procurement duties, including proposal development, procurement administration, contract development and negotiations, project execution, expediting, and closeout. Receives minimal supervision and may supervise other professionals.


Key Responsibilities

  • Liaise with Market Sector & Strategic Growthleadership to understand BD strategy, proposal support, and staffing needs

  • Coordinate with other Market Sector SC Managers and SC Ops Director to manage staffing needs & train subcontracts professionals

  • Collect/review subcontracts KPIs for all projects in the Market Sector; address concerns with Subcontracts leadership &project management

  • Support subcontracts leads in the Market Sector to resolve Subcontracts-related issues

  • Audit projectsfor compliance with Subcontracts processes and procedures

  • Participate in CRBs and PRBs on proposals with subcontracted scope

  • Support the development & implementation of the Subcontracts MSA Program

Management Responsibilities

Individual Contributor

Acts in capacity of a "lead person." Does not have management responsibility for the people to whom they provide work direction.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum of three (3) years relevant experience. Must have (2) years of relevant field experience. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Qualifications

  • BA or BS degree in Supply Chain, Business, Technical / Engineering, Construction Management or related field (preferred).

  • Relevant experience may be substituted for a degree.

  • Preferred Skills:

  • Highly self-motivated and initiative

  • Strong Attention to Detail. Strong Communication - Written and Oral.

  • Knowledge & experience in construction disciplines, execution, means, methods, strategy.

  • Industry experience withing the Water Market Sector

  • Experience bidding, awarding, and managing subcontracts.

  • Experience in Subcontractslifecyclemanagement, including proposal development, subcontract formation, subcontracts administration and close-out / warranty.

Work Environment/Physical Demands

Typical office environment.

Salary Plan

PCR: Procurement

Job Grade


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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.

Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers and array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.

To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time and dependent sick time.

A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.

We are proud to be a 100 percent ESOP-owned company. As employee-owners, our professionals are empowered to drive not only their personal growth, but the company's long-term achievements - and they share in the financial rewards of that success through stock ownership.

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In accordance with local law, the following Annualcompensation range is applicable for the job and location associated with this requisition: $133,000 - $200,000

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