Procurement Manager – Major Bridges Project

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Job title: Procurement Manager – Major Bridges Project

Company: S&B USA CONSTRUCTION

Job description: The Company:

Shikun & Binui Ltd. is a more than 90 years old publicly traded company (TLV: SKBN) specialized in the development, financing, design, construction and operation of sustainable infrastructure projects and assets in the mobility, energy, real estate and social infrastructure sectors. Headquartered in Israel, it operates in 20 countries and four continents, with significant presence in the US market, where it started operations in 2016 with the SH288 concession project in Houston, Texas.

S&B USA Construction (SBC) is a subsidiary of Shikun and Binui Ltd., headquartered in Pittsburg Pennsylvania that operates in multiple states in the US and provides Design and Construction of small and large scale projects in any of the traditional or alternative delivery methodologies currently being utilized in the industry. Fay Construction is a 100% owned SBC subsidiary that is a construction industry leader in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Primary Project upon Commencement:

The purpose of the Pennsylvania Major Bridges Project is to deliver infrastructure improvements focusing on the rehabilitation and replacement of nine major bridges (and associated roadways) across the Commonwealth. It was awarded to a consortium led by SBC in April 2022 and, upon completion, it is estimated to be over $2B.

The project is being delivered under a Pre-Development Agreement (PDA) that guarantees early involvement and increased collaboration between the Owner (PennDOT), the Developer (JV: MacQuarie Capital and S&B Concessions) and the Design Builder ( JV: S&B Construction and FCC). The PDA phase will be delivered starting in April 2022 and will last until December 2026.

The first package of 6 bridges will be ready for Financial Close in December 2022 and it is anticipated that detailed design will immediately follow, with an expected construction start in December 2023.

Primary Function:

Establish, implement, and direct all procurement and expediting strategy and activities for mega projects or a group of large complex projects ensuring compliance with company directives.

Typical Duties:

  • Provide leadership and strategic direction to support all sourcing, procurement and expediting activities in a cost effective manner.
  • Prepare and control overall expenditures in accordance with project budgets and
  • Ensure internal procedures are established and followed for the proper management of international and domestic freight and on-time delivery.
  • Ensure that all purchasing, logistics and freight activities adhere to established ISO
  • Identify opportunities for cost improvement within procurement and within assigned
  • Direct the establishment of systems and procedures in line with accepted procurement
  • Ensure timely delivery of partner purchased materials and equipment to accommodate project schedule.
  • Establish procurement standards and ensure all head office and project procurement personnel adhere to professional procurement, expediting, and purchasing
  • Establish, implement, and direct all procurement and expediting strategy and activities for an assigned project(s) ensuring compliance with company directives.
  • Mitigate risk and exposure to the company through adherence to accepted procurement
  • Responsible for safe working conditions within his / her assigned area of authority through the execution of the corporate safety procedures and adherence to established safe practices.
  • Responsible for the understanding, execution, and enforcement of corporate quality standards within his / her assigned area of authority by identifying potential problems early and ensuring the project and company s quality commitments are met.
  • Assume additional responsibilities or assignments per supervisor s and / or corporate

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience, advanced degree preferred. Minimum 20 years procurement or supply chain management experience related to construction industry. Advanced knowledge of procurement vendor inspection techniques, financial management and contract law required.

Comments:

Make decisions and recommendations which can greatly impact profitability.

Core Values:

Work Safely: Safety is Fay’s Culture

Value People: Take Care of Employees and They Will Take Care of Clients

Act with Integrity: Honesty Builds Trust

Provide Solutions: Better Solutions Yield Greater Satisfaction

S&B and all its affiliates are Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetics, creed, veterans status, military status or any other characteristic prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws.

If a reasonable accommodation is needed for the interview process, Please contact Latasha Bailey at Email: or Phone: 412-471-4200 ext. 2115

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Expected salary:

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Job date: Mon, 21 Nov 2022 08:27:17 GMT

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