Associate Project Manager, Construction - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States

Title: Associate Project Manager, Construction

Location: US-US-AL-Burkville

Job Number: 1074661


When you become part of the KBR team, your opportunities are endless. As a leading global engineering, construction, and services company, we support the hydrocarbon and government services markets on six continents. Serving our customers through diverse business units, we offer challenging assignments on some of the world's largest and most complex projects where our customers have come to value us, because they know We Deliver.

With operations in 40 countries, KBR has more than 25,800 people delivering services to customers in over 80 countries. Together they represent an unmatched reservoir of talent and experience in a wide range of markets.

Join us and you'll be part of a dynamic, elite team of professionals who understand what it takes to get a job done and has the experience, knowledge and determination to succeed.


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.


The Associate Project Leader, Construction assumes responsibility for coordinating certain portions of the administration of the project such as cost control, document control, contract changes, shop drawings, etc. He/She may be responsible for certain subcontractors or parts of a large project and can perform some basic project management functions. On a daily basis, the incumbent monitors the physical construction of the project through daily coordination of all field activities, subcontractor direction, and code/specification compliance.

Position is located at a client site in Burkville, AL. No per diem or relocation will be offered.


Responsibilities include technical input for schedule creation, subcontracting strategy, subcontractor scopes of work, quality of construction, schedule adherence, budget containment, safety, selection of methods, systems, and techniques of construction, and labor cost control through daily attention to unit costs and adjustments in crew size or composition, etc.

Planning organizing and coordinating project activities in accordance with the established policies, procedures, systems and requirements approve by the company

Day to day contact and communication with clients, customers, contractors, and project team members.

Having responsibly for all phase of planning and execution on small and large projects from the FEL start to the acceptance end.

Capable of managing project of all field activities, subcontractor direction. Bid and award process, reviewing and writing project scopes of work. Managing cost and budget on projects. Understanding RFI’s. Change orders, budget, estimates. Data entry, purchase order entry, daily reports, monthly reports on cost and status. Labor repots and cost control.

Working with a client that has a high demand on quality/safety/process/accountability.

Working with and interface between engineering group and business team.



Minimum 10 years of construction experience, prefer experience with construction, estimating and bid process, scheduling

Minimum OSCH10, required for site access

Ability to perform with little to no supervision

Thorough knowledge of construction and safety activities as they relate to chemical plant construction, cost and scheduling, and contract administration.

Knowledge of technical vocabularies and terminology common to construction industry.

Strong skills in Microsoft Office Suite, including word processing, spreadsheets and applications

Ability to develop and analyze information for studies and reports.

Demonstrated skills in data reporting and entry

Excellent verbal and written communication, listening and interpersonal skills

Must be able to maintain positive relationship through daily communication with the client

This position is located on a working plant site.

Work includes field inspections and the physical ability to conduct field inspections which require the following activities:

extensive walking in and around a construction site, climbing ladders, climbing scaffolding, climbing stairs, working on elevated platforms, working on uneven surfaces and working in small or confined spaces. Walking distances can be up to 200 meters.

Stand or sit for periods of up to 4 hours

Some lifting may be required.

Must have the ability to walk into and out of the project (enter/egress).

Must be able to use appropriate standard issued Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) required for each assigned task (i.e. harness, life vest, lift buckets, etc.)

Job: Project Construction Management