Construction Manager - Orlando




Orlando, FL


Position summary

Department Summary

DISH is transforming the future of connectivity. We’re doing it by building the country’s first virtualized, standalone 5G wireless network from scratch. The foundation of a connected world, it’s a network free of the limitations of the past, and flexible enough to satisfy all the social, economic and transformative needs of the changing world.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

The Construction Manager will be located in the market and responsible for coordination with subcontractors for the buildout of that market area.  The Construction Manager will work with the radio frequency team, site acquisition, zoning and operations to ensure that the best possible sites are being built to meet the company's cost, quality, and timelines.  

Primary responsibilities:

  • Develop strategy for award of construction vendors that contemplates cost, crew availability, quality of work product, etc.

  • Review and redline zoning drawings and construction drawings, as required

  • Interface with the site and project management teams to ensure timely delivery of sites

  • Report project status and performance data to management

  • Coordinate hand construction activities including site walks and inventory coordination

  • Ensure permits are closed out correctly

  • Ensure that power deliveries are synchronized with construction activities

  • Interface with multiple teams to ensure project completion on time and within budget

Skills, Experience and Requirements

The successful Construction Manager will have:

  • Minimum of 3 years wireless construction management experience

  • A successful track record of construction projects (on time, within budget)

  • An adventurous spirit; flexible, innovative, and capable of managing multiple projects and responsibilities in extreme time-critical settings

  • Results-focused leadership using energetic and positive communication skills

  • Natural ability to work with all levels of management, staff, and vendors

  • An affinity for analytics, acute attention to detail, and decisive in nature

  • Experience working with fiber and power companies, with an understanding of scheduling walks and dealing with meter sets

  • Previous experience being part of a carrier buildout team

  • Solid understanding of microwave in a wireless environment

Salary Range

Compensation: $65,https://800.00/Year - $94,https://000.00/Year
Compensation and Benefits

We also offer versatile health perks, including flexible spending accounts, HSA, a 401(k) Plan with company match, ESPP, career opportunities, and a flexible time away plan; all benefits can be viewed here: DISH Benefits.   

The base pay range shown is a guideline. Individual total compensation will vary based on factors such as qualifications, skill level, and competencies; compensation is based on the role's location and is subject to change based on work location. Candidates need to successfully complete a pre-employment screen, which may include a drug test and DMV check.

Why you should apply for a job to DISH:

  • 4.3/5 in supportive management

  • 57% say the CEO supports gender diversity

  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • DISH invests in their employees with profit sharing – on top of 401(k) matching

  • DISH’s Paid Protected Time allows employees flexible time off for anything from vacation to emergencies or other extenuating circumstances

  • The Employee Assistance Plan is available to all employees & offers free, 1-on-1 counseling with experienced consultants available 24/7