9 hours

Construction Manager

Orlando, FL
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Company NBC Universal

Job Title Construction Manager

Jobid 23768-361724

Location: Orlando, FL, 32806, USA

Description **Job Number** 32316BR

**Job Title** Construction Manager

**Business Segment** Universal Studios

**Sub-Business** Universal Orlando

**Posting Category** Theme Parks – Technical

**About Us** Universal Orlando® Resort is a universe of opportunities for people who have a lot to offer. It takes a special kind of person to work at Universal Orlando. An individual who knows how to be part of a team. Someone with a sense of fun who's serious about their work. A person who knows it doesn't take magic to put a smile on a guest's face… it takes hard work, dedication, knowledge and just the right amount of Universal attitude. Whether you're serving food, working in an office, maintaining equipment, performing in costume or operating a ride, you won't just be "doing a job." You'll be creating memories for our guests that will last a lifetime. Are YOU that kind of person?

**Country** United States

**State** Florida

**City** Orlando



Performs basic engineering support to evaluate existing and proposed infrastructure associated with non-ride related theme park and back of house facilities. Evaluates condition of hardscaping, interior and exterior building structural and cosmetic components, pavement and underground utilities. Recommends maintenance programs, repair, replacement and planned improvements. Reviews drawings and specifications for new projects, refurbishment and rehabilitation of existing facilities. May support facility and utility downtime recovery if necessary. Duties include troubleshooting, root cause analysis, redesign assignments, and management and inspection of implemented improvements. All work shall be compliant with applicable codes, regulations and standards including: ASME, ASTM, ANSI, NEC, and OSHA, among others.


• Performs evaluations of existing and proposed Facilities building, hardscaping and utility infrastructure with a focus on improving reliability and reducing operation and maintenance expenses. Recommends modifications to building components, hardscaping materials and utility infrastructure. Prepares long range capital plans for facility and utility repair, replacement and upgrades.

• Reviews plans and specifications of proposed new projects for compliance with Facilities related Operational Performance Specifications. Performs design modifications and implements solutions to improve safety, reliability, operational readiness, cost effectiveness and serviceability of civil and building infrastructure.

• Manages assigned projects from design through installation to include developing project budgets and schedules, construction observation, testing, and training.

• Prepares scope of work documents for engineering projects. Develops maintenance procedures and prepares maintenance and/or operation manual updates. Reviews and recommends modifications to Universal Operational Performance Specifications.

• Interfaces with Facilities supervisors and managers to resolve problems and design issues. Coordinates engineering activities between Facilities supervisors, managers, technicians and other internal department personnel as necessary. May serve as project lead and provide direct guidance to technicians in the execution of maintenance or project related work

• Monitors and interfaces with vendors/equipment manufacturers to resolve problems and design issues. Prepares and reviews equipment specifications and performs technical evaluation of emerging vendor products/services.

• Performs engineering calculations for design, analysis, test and implementation of interior and exterior building structural and cosmetic system improvements.

• Provides project status of assigned task list items to Facilities supervisors, managers, technicians and other internal department personnel as necessary. Updates project status via Maximo on a regular basis.

• Understand and actively participate in Environmental, Health & Safety responsibilities by following established Universal Orlando policy, procedures, training and team member involvement activities.

• Perform other duties as assigned.


Indirect supervision of Facilities Department technicians on a project-by-project or fault analysis/isolation assistance basis. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.


Responsible for performing basic re-design and development efforts of all Facilities related hardscape, building structural and cosmetic components and underground utility systems to provide increased reliability and operational improvements



• Analytical skills to perform engineering calculations for design, analysis, test and implementation of Facilities related systems.

• Proven ability to work with team members of diverse experience and educational backgrounds.

• Proficient in reading and interpreting engineering plans and specifications.

• Experience with generating drawings, specifications, acceptance test procedures and maintenance/training documents.

• Proficient in developing and tracking project budgets and schedules.

• Knowledgeable in NEC, ANSI, ASME and ASTM standards.

• Proficient with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word.

• Excellent oral, written and presentation communication skills.

Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Consistent attendance is a job requirement.


• Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited four-year college or university is required


Professional Engineer license desired but not required.


• 3-5 years demonstrated project engineering experience with 1 year of project management experience in an engineering environment pertaining to the development of civil and building infrastructure required.

• 3-5 years field experience with evaluation and analysis of hardscape, building and utility system conditions required.

• 3-5 years "Hands-on" experience with the repair and replacement of hardscaping, building components and utility infrastructure required.

1 year experience supervising or providing direction to semi-skilled or skilled trades workforce; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

**Desired Characteristics**


Must be able to regularly (2/3 of the time and more)

• Stand, walk, and sit for prolonged periods of time, including the ability to walk at a given pace that is predetermined by a moving sidewalk

• Use of hands and fingers to grip, pinch, handle or feel objects, tools or controls

• Repeat motions more than twice per minute

• Close vision with or without corrective lens. (clear vision at 20 inches or less)

• Color Vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors)

• Ability to maintain alertness and attentiveness up to 4 hours while working varying hours.

• Ability to work in outdoor weather conditions to include direct sunlight, heat or cold

Must be able to frequently (1/3 to 2/3 of the time)

• Talk

• Repeat-use of an input device-a keyboard or mouse-in a steady manner

• Distance Vision with or without corrective lens. (clear vision at 20 feet or more)

• Ability to maintain concentration/focus (e.g., ability to interpret the work environment and make decisions on predetermined operating policies and procedure)

• Will require the use of a motorized company vehicle or a leased or personal vehicle for company business.

Must be able to occasionally (up to 1/3 of the time)

• Climb Stairs / Ladders

• Ability to work at heights for prolonged periods of time including heights with or without railings or over open pits greater than 4 feet.

• Balance, stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl

• Ability to work in an environment subject to vibrations

• Lift up to 10 pounds with control

• Peripheral Vision (ability to observe an area that can be seen up and down or to the left and right while eyes are fixed on a given point)

• Depth Perception (vision, ability to judge distances and spatial relationships)

• Adjust Focus (ability to adjust the eye to bring an object into sharp focus while in changing light conditions e.g., sunshine to indoor or dark conditions)

• Work in varied light conditions including low or diminished lighting

• Noise Level-Loud Noise (Noise when raised conversation is needed)

This position will require a valid Florida state driver’s license.

We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Click Here to view the NBCUniversal Candidate Privacy Statement.

The NBC Owned Television Stations create and distribute engaging content that connects with a valuable audience in 10 major markets across the country. Our content platforms include: NBC Stations broadcast and COZI TV, station websites, digital out-of home, and mobile.  Through our local news operations, our lifestyle production arm LX.TV, and our local sales marketing and production teams, NBC creates content that connects communities with the people, events, and issues they care about most.

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