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Construction Manager/Resident Engineer (Civil)

Country:  US
Field:  Construction management

New York, US

Type of Contract:  Permanent
Level of experience:  10-15 years

At SYSTRA, one of the world's leading company in Mass Transportation and Mobility, we strive for excellence to meet our client's needs, prepare mass transit for tomorrow and we innovate to propose ever more resilient solutions. We commit to put people who join us at the heart of design and improve transport efficiency.

With a presence worldwide, SYSTRA Group will provide you the opportunity of an international career in multicultural environments. 

SYSTRA Consulting (USA) is a dominant force in the US in rail & transit consulting services and construction management. As we are growing, this is time to be a part of this challenging adventure. 

Our headquarters is in midtown Manhattan with a major office in New Jersey, Philadelphia, Washington and Los Angeles.


Nature of Hire:  Local - Full time position

Job title: Construction Manager/Resident Engineer (Civil)

Reporting to: Project Manager



  • Supervise the daily activities of the group's field inspection personnel.
  • Act as the second-in-command supporting the SYSTRA Project Manager
  • Interact with the construction contractor’s site supervision on field issues to insure compliance with the construction contract requirements.
  • Regularly communicate with the owner’s representatives regarding project matters
  • Become intimately familiar with the project design documents (plans and specifications)
  • Review and respond to contractor submittals including RFI’s, submittals, test procedures, and related documents during construction, testing and commissioning.
  • Accept flexible work hours including nights and weekends when necessary
  • Attend meetings as required with client Engineering and Project Management Personnel
  • Utilize expertise and experience to assist in the timely resolution of project issues
  • Develop the field inspectors’ capabilities in the performance of their assigned duties



  • Minimum Ten (10) years or relevant engineering experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or construction management.
  • P.E. or C.C.M. preferred
  • Proficiency with MS Word and Excel
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Prior field experience on rail mass transit projects, preferably NYCT Station Improvement projects

SYSTRA offers a range of competitive benefits including health insurance, life insurance, PTO, 401 (k), commuter assistance program, and more! SYSTRA is an equal Opportunity Employer.

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