Construction Claims Consultant

The Construction Claims Consultant is responsible for analyzing construction documents and evaluating the performance of construction parties; identifying liability, quantifying damages, and assisting in resolving disputes in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Required Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction or associated field
  • 7+ years’ experience in construction claims and claims avoidance
  • Proficiency in construction claims preparation, analysis and negotiation
  • Strong understanding of quantification and qualification of damages
  • In depth knowledge of schedule delay analysis and labor productivity studies and analysis
  • Experience in construction defect and forensic defect evaluations
  • Extensive knowledge in CPM scheduling; preparing and analyzing schedules for contractors and owners (i.e. Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project)
  • Strong understanding of mechanical, electrical and plumbing (MEP) construction
  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal and communications skills, both written and oral
  • Ability to complete Government security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree
  • AACEi/PMI certifications
  • Experience in mediation, arbitration, other dispute resolution forum and litigation support as a consultant and testifying expert for issues involving project management, project controls, damage quantification, scheduling and sequencing, acceleration, labor productivity analysis, and construction defects

Location: Corporate office in Bethesda, Maryland

Travel: Occasional

Type: Full Time