Henkels & McCoy

OSP Design Manager

3 weeks ago
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Henkels & McCoy, Inc. (H&M) is a leading utility construction firm providing critical infrastructure for the Power, Communications, Oil & Gas Pipeline, and Gas Distribution markets throughout North America. Founded in 1923, H&M brings yesterday’s experience to the evolving infrastructure needs of today. We consistently rank in the top ten of Engineering News-Record’s Specialty Contractors and have been recognized with an E.I. DuPont Safety Excellence Award for our safety performance. H&M is also a founding member of the ET&D Partnership, a collaborative industry partnership working to reduce fatalities, injuries, and illnesses in the electric line construction industry.


Henkels & McCoy, Inc., is currently seeking a Design Manager for its Telecom program in Detroit, Michigan.


The OSP Design Manager is responsible for the oversight, administration, scheduling, approvals, and reporting of the subcontracted professional services firm(s). Responsibilities include coordination with the materials management team and construction management team to ensure documentation is complete and accurate.


This position reports to the Engineering Manager.


This position is located at the Detroit Michigan metro area office.


DISCLAIMER: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job requirements, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned. Please read the following requirements for background investigation prior to considering employment at Henkels & McCoy.

  • I-9 Employment Verification
  • Drug Test
  • Motor Vehicle Driving Records
  • Criminal History
  • Sex Offender Register
  • Terrorist Watch List
  • Credit History
  • Employment History
  • Background Check
  • Education Verification
  • International Background Check (If required)

Major Job Elements

  • Provide administrative management of the subcontracted professional services firm(s).
  • Ensure engineering/design activities comply with company and contract requirements and support overall construction schedule.
  • Provide technical support for construction, including participation in construction planning, walkouts, permitting details.
  • Coordinate with the professional services firm(s) to assure completeness and correctness of design and construction documents.
  • Plan, conduct, and monitor work in accordance with engineering construction plans and specifications.
  • Schedule, review, and approve final detail design, to include the BOM (bill of materials).
  • Assist in the development and implementation of field computer applications to facilitate the control and collection of data for mapping (gps)(gis)(kmz), inspection, quantity performance, schedule performance, as-build documentation, and subcontract administration.
  • Interface with on-site construction crews as required ensuring safety is maintained, quality of construction, adherence to overall project schedule, and tracking productivity goals.


  • Have five years of project experience. Two (+) years in telecom.

  • BS Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technologies, or Construction Management preferred. Relevant project field experience may be substituted for education.

  • ESRI ArcGIS experience preferred.

  • Must have computer skills in MS. Office programs, field applications for surveying and data management a plus.

  • Have a high level of written and oral communication skills.

  • Fiber Splice management, coordination a plus.

Henkels & McCoy, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.


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