Tesla

CSA Construction Project Manager

Tesla

April 1, 2021

Fremont, CA, US


The Role:
As a Construction Project Manager, you will be playing a critical role in building the world's largest factory. You will work in the field managing trades and subcontractors and will be asked to work cross-functionally, interfacing with base build, construction engineering, and manufacturing engineering while tracking a project's schedule and budget.
Responsibilities:
  • Understand construction and startup systems and sequences and review designs for constructability
  • Troubleshoot walk down, and resolve control system issues that arise from the field
  • Quickly respond to queries and resolve any technical barriers to completion
  • Work with procurement team to create biddable work packages and verify contractor bids against cost/schedule estimates.
  • Develop communicate, and improve upon plans for logistics and other project plans
  • Interface with engineering team, construction team, contracts, and commissioning team
  • Learn the project control system devices, wiring, layout, and systems
  • Develop templates and standards for future phases/projects
  • Enforce and maintain high quality standards for engineering drawings and for field installations by contractors.

Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, or construction management or related field, or equivalent filed experience.
  • At least 2 years of experience designing and building for large industrial construction projects in Oil & Gas, Chemicals, Refining, Pharmaceuticals, Semiconductors or equivalent high tech facilities.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Ability to read, interpret, and manage changes from construction drawings
  • Able to provide material take offs and estimates from construction drawings. Both rough order of magnitude and detailed estimates
  • Read and Interpret architectural details for wall, painting and misc. architectural finishes
  • Read and interpret civil drawings for excavation, concrete slabs and concrete footings
  • Installation methods/details
  • High proficiency in Microsoft Excel
  • Willingness to spend a high percentage of time in the field and to get hands dirty as needed to complete objectives or find the correct information.
  • Ability to work within a high-performance, cross-functional organization with extremely tight timelines