14 hours

Utility Manager, Global Real Estate Design & Delivery

Universal City, CA
  • Job Code
    35505BR
Company NBC Universal

Job Title Utility Manager, Global Real Estate Design & Delivery

Jobid 23768-378209

Location: Universal City, CA, 91608, USA

Description **Job Number** 35505BR

**Job Title** Utility Manager, Global Real Estate Design & Delivery

**Business Segment** Operations & Technical Services

**Sub-Business** Real Estate

**Posting Category** Facilities

**About Us** NBCUniversal is one of the world’s leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, and world-renowned theme parks. NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.



The NBCUniversal Global Real Estate (NBCU GRE) team provides comprehensive real estate services (Transaction, Pre-Development and Design and Delivery) for a wide range of Business Units across the global NBCU portfolio of leased and owned properties. NBCU GRE defines a vision to optimize the development potential and productivity of key work locations, manages a global strategy to secure cost effective and efficient space to support evolving Business Unit needs and implements practical, contemporary and smart workplace strategies that address our needs and reinforce the NBCUniversal brand.

**Career Level** Experienced

**Country** United States

**State/Province** California

**City** Universal City

**Responsibilities**

The Utility Manager will be responsible for managing all utility resource consumption and supply for the Universal City property of NBCUniversal. This person will able to effectively align resource planning and management with the long-term vision and plan for the property. This position will require developing strong working relationships with growing jurisdictions as well as utility suppliers. This person must also be able to coordinate with in house trades, project managers, and third party development teams.



The Utility Manager will also work directly with all aspects of construction management and project management to ensure that utility resources are available during each phase of design and construction of a project. This will include but not limited to, client interaction and coordination, regulatory agency interaction with consultant management, architectural and engineering consultants, general contractor, oversight and construction management and problem solving and resolution.



The Manager will lead internal and external Project Manager and teams as well as the broad group of external teams and consultants required to deliver utilities for a project. Regular communication with the Business Units, internal stakeholders and senior management will be required on all projects. Partnership with GRE Transaction and Pre-Development teams will also be required to support transaction due diligence on properties that NBCU might consider acquiring or leasing, as well as coordination on front-end entitlement/pre-construction undertakings.



Responsibilities



+ Direct project delivery from programming, concept, design and planning, through construction and commissioning, to project closeout and hand-over for utilities

+ Select, direct, coordinate and manage consultant teams to produce documents for all phases of project development including Schematic Design, Design Development, and Construction Documents. Additionally, the Utility Manager will be expected to review specifications and provide inputs and edits through each phase of design

+ Develop project budgets and provide costing for each phase of a utility project including assessment and approval of contractor and/or subcontractor bids

+ Lead the process of securing all project regulatory approvals and permits to enable projects, from inception to close out. Develop strong relationship with regulatory and approving agencies to facilitate sign-off process

+ Develop and track schedules, including critical path activity management, fast track approaches to work scope and project schedule recovery as required

+ In compliance with NBCU Sourcing and other policies, manage the process and procedures related to contracts and buyouts

+ Run all aspects of utility project including document controls, meetings, jobsite oversight and operations, quality control, contractor coordination, risk management and insurance

+ Report utility project financials, schedule, and status to management weekly or as required with recommendations for corrective action as required

+ Provide building assessment due diligence and/or test fits in support of all transactions processed by the GRE team; Lead and coordinate other NBCU teams (IS, EHS, Security, Risk) who weight in during the due diligence process

+ Resolve conflicts and problems in a timely manner

+ Maintain effective professional relationship with regulators, clients, contractors, staff, and management

+ Communicate with team members to ensure coordination and compliance for each project

+ Engage with regulatory agencies and consultant personnel to ensure project goals are met

+ Communicate with multiple internal departments to ensure effective coordination of site activities including IT, Security, Sourcing,

+ Lead, collaborate on, and participate in duties and responsibilities relating to the broader goal

**Qualifications/Requirements**

Basic Qualifications



+ Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university is required with a preference for degrees in engineering, construction management or a technical degree

+ Licensed Civil Engineer

+ 3+ years of related experience

+ AutoCAD - Civil 3D experience

+ ARC view GIS system experience

+ Knowledge of roadway design and circulation standards

+ City and County code working knowledge

+ Wet and Dry utility experience for campus or small municipalities

+ Innovyze – InfoSWMM and InfoWater experience

+ Hydrology and Hydraulic calculations experience



Eligiblity Requirements



+ Interested candidates should submit a resume/CV through www.nbcunicareers.com to be considered

+ Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA

+ Must be willing to travel

**Desired Characteristics**

Desired Qualifications



+ Self-starter with ability to work collaboratively as well as independently

+ Successful track record in building and nurturing stakeholder relationships

+ Strong communication and consensus building skills

+ Able to communicate technical concepts to non-technical personnel

+ Able to break down complex issues into simple tasks

+ Excellent planning and organizational skills



We are an equal opportunity employer, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, professional training and competitive compensation. Clickto 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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