Construction Manager - NorCal Region

San Francisco
Operations
Full-time
Volta Construction Managers are hard to find. They play an essential role not only in the Operations department but also to the overall organization. We are looking for a Construction Manager San Francisco Bay Area who will also manage projects in the Pacific Northwest (Seattle & Portland).

As a Construction Manager at Volta you will coordinate project feasibility studies, all aspects of site construction, and final site commissioning. The ideal candidate has an established track record managing infrastructure projects (up to thirty projects at one time across multiple geographic areas) on schedule, while adhering to high quality standards and demonstrating clear-headed problem solving and mastery of the tactical details for each project.

Bring your passion, drive, and energy to this opportunity to have a major impact in a company that is shaping the future of transportation.

QUALIFICATIONS

    • You are self-motivated with a desire to encourage, inspire and bring out the best in others.
    • You have project management experience (3-5 years, construction management preferred).
    • Regular travel is something you enjoy, as you’ll be spending time on each site throughout the deployment process.
    • You are meticulous in project details and diligent in finding solutions, all while being customer service minded.
    • Working in an environment that requires changing pace, redirecting your thinking, and embracing new procedures is exciting to you.
    • You have strong computer skills that include Microsoft Office and experience in using CRM systems (Volta uses Salesforce.com).
    • Your knowledge and experience of EV charging systems and electrical infrastructure is a plus.
    • Your higher education in Construction Management, Electrical Engineering, and or LEED certification is a plus.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Venturing out to new opportunities with the responsibility to acquire and present the information that supports the firm in making calculated decisions as to where, when, and how the next Volta Charging Station installation takes place.
    • Establishing, training and maintaining 3rd party relationships (engineers, installers, contractors, supply vendors and maintenance teams).
    • Managing the smooth progression of each construction project from the initial stages to engineering and permitting and then ordering and installing of the stations.
    • Forecasting, scheduling deployment and managing all components of highly complex installations.
    • Extensive field work in commissioning and maintaining Volta Charging Stations.
    • Frequent communication across the Operations team and broader company to ensure high quality deployments.
    • Evaluating new technology and helping decide how we continue to improve our charging stations and the overall customer experience.