Construction Manager – San Antonio, TX, US

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Construction Manager – San Antonio, TX, US

Construction Manager

Department: Facilities Operations Management
Location: San Antonio, TX, US

NIKA is hiring for a Construction Manager to provide on-site construction management services for the Brooke Army Medical Center (BAMC) at Fort Sam Houston, TX!!

Named a “Top Workplace” by the Washington Post, NIKA is a well-established company that is focused on growth within an entrepreneurial environment. We work with governments to design, build and manage real property by combining facilities operations management, engineering, and architecture all under one roof.

At NIKA, you’ll be excited to come to work each day. This position comes with a competitive salary package that includes health/dental insurance, 401(k), bonus programs, and many other perks.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in project management, construction management or related field preferred

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Gathers input from the facility manager.
  • Makes field surveys to investigate existing layouts and conditions, and reports to COR or other appropriate Government officials.
  • Ensures conformance with NFPA codes, JCAHO standards, safety standards, and other agency criteria. Coordinates with facility infection control officers to insure compliance.
  • Coordinates with facility safety officers to implement effective safety policies.
  • Reports compliance issues to COR or other applicable Government official for action by the Government.
  • Monitors construction contractor quality control activities and makes appropriate recommendations to COR for Government action.
  • Provides timely coordination with hospital staff to ensure proper reviews and notification of projects and utility outages.
  • Is present at utility outages to provide engineering and contractor support.
  • Attends and participates in pre-construction, staff, in-progress-reviews, and other project-related meetings, and provides reports to COR or appropriate Government officials.
  • Coordinate with various stakeholders to include Facilities, Logistics, Med Maintenance, the construction contractor, Regional Facilities staff, DPW PM Staff, and project-related Corps of Engineers staff.
  • Collateral duties also include the execution of discrete QA functions, as necessary, in support of COR and other appropriate Government officials.
  • This support will include but is not limited to: review schedules, work performance quality, safety oversight, coordination effectiveness, and perform documentation reviews for COR for all repair and construction work in progress or in planning stages at above-referenced facility.
  • Participates in final on-site inspections of completed work and makes recommendations to the COR for corrective action, if necessary. Additionally, the contractor shall attend and participate in facility meetings, to include environment of care, space utilization, and facility update meetings.

Job Requirements and Essential Skills:

  • 5+ years of Construction Management experience within military medical facilities required
  • Knowledge of total building commissioning, U.S. building codes and standards, DoD and Army regulations, The Joint Commission (TJC), Occupational Safety and Health (OSHA), Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE)
  • Knowledge of DoD and Army policies and procedures
  • Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills

NIKA is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.