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Field Construction Manager in Bloomington, MN at Velocitel

Date Posted: 9/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This position manages and coordinates all field construction activities. Provides direction and management for telecommunication projects and ensures on-schedule completion within or below budget in accordance with contractual obligations. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Serve as a point of contact between Velocitel and the subcontractors, landlords and the customer.
  • Check in with and provide notice to site landlords and tower owners.
  • Conduct pre-construction site walks (w/sub if possible). 
  • Coordinate materials for site and ensure material delivery and return. 
  • Verify tower climber’s certifications are up to date. 
  • Review daily site reports and submit to management
  • Review daily subcontractor JSA’s. 
  • Report to Lead CM and PM’s throughout the day on site progress and any site issues that arise.
  • Provide on-site construction supervision and work out solutions to any problems that arise.
  • Review and approve closeouts for completed sites which includes filing out the MS126 Form, approving redlines, checking RET worksheet and daily driver/financial true-ups like submitted WA’s.
  • Submit closeout package to tower owner/landlord if required.
  • Provide overall site management and ensure the continued progress of construction on assigned sites.
  • Ensure safety and quality standards are met.
  • Provide full support to crews on site, and train/instruct as needed.
  • Ensure the adherence of Velocitel build standards, safety protocols and all procedures.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in construction or engineering or equivalent work experience


  • Two (2) to Four (4) years wireless site construction experience


  • First Aid and CPR
  • OSHA 10-Hour Construction Training

 Technical Skills:

  • Computer and Microsoft Office proficiency
  • Working knowledge of the wireless infrastructure development process, site acquisition, zoning, permitting, civil construction, and RF equipment installation

 Soft Skills:

  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast paced environment
  • Superior time management skills; must be able to meet strict deadlines
  • Ability to think analytically, apply sound judgment, and solve problems
  • Ability to work independently and as a member of various teams
  • Ability to work with all levels of management and staff

 Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to pass pre-employment screening that includes background and drug testing
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and a driving record that meets Company requirements
  • Comfortable working in an outdoor and indoor work environment and in extreme weather conditions
  • Must be able to travel to customer sites as needed, up to 75% travel
  • Must be able to sit at a desk and/or work on a computer for 6-8 hours per day
  • May be required to work long and unpredictable hours