Director of Construction, Telecommunications

TAK Communications

Director of Construction, Telecommunications

Dallas, TX (http://maps.google.com/maps?q=DallasTX) •Construction

Job Type

Full-time

Description

TAK is one of the largest and fastest growing communications, broadband, and technology service companies in America. We strive daily to provide the best customer experience, delivering on our mission of BEING OUR CUSTOMER’S HERO, EVERY DAY.

With our continued growth, we are looking for a Director of Construction to join our team in the Dallas, TX area. The Director of Construction will provide management and strategic direction for construction projects and teams across a regional footprint.

The Role

Provide daily management and strategic direction for multi-state projects and teams

Manage internal and external resources to achieve project deadlines and goals

Actively lead start-up process of new construction activities and/or regional acquisitions; identify/assess risk, manage cost expectations, define project scope, schedule, quality, and feasibility to ensure concept decisions become reality

Routinely visit project sites, working with local leaders and teams

Actively manage and solve for supply chain issues, demonstrating collaboration and creativity

Provide top level customer relationship management

Partner with executive leadership to ensure proper financial management of projects: establish project level budgets while maintaining local operating budgets

Manage monthly and annual department P&L budgets; providing additional reports and metrics as required

Provide mentoring and direction to team, developing an internal talent bench

Create measurable standards of performance and consistently measure performance against established goals

Lead with safety as the #1 priority: ensuring all teams follow company safety standards and all federal, state and local laws

Other responsibilities as needed

Requirements

5 years of relevant underground construction, aerial, coax and fiber experience, including significant experience in a leadership role required

Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering and/or equivalent work experience a plus

OSHA 20 Certification (or ability to obtain) is preferred

Passing of all pre-employment requirements (MVR, Background Check, Drug Screen)

Network and asset knowledge and planning to include Aerial and Underground assets and network inventory knowledge

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite, primarily Excel, Word and Outlook

Open to a variety of schedules; evenings and/or weekends as needed

Ability to travel daily as needed, /- 50% annually as business needs require

Ability to build and cultivate positive relationships with internal and external customers

Ability to complete work indoors, outdoors, in tight spaces and elevated by bending, reaching, twisting, climbing, sitting, and working while standing up to 70% of the time

Ability to safely work and navigate various terrains and job sites

Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds as needed

Competitive Compensation: $100,000 Depending on Experience

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.