Project Manager, Construction Job Description

Project Manager, Construction Job Description

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Project manager, construction provides design leadership in alignment with real estate, construction, facilities site specific space plan programs, as well as coordination of construction documents and specifications.

Project Manager, Construction Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Participate in new Home Owner Orientations and assist Construction Service Manager as needed in construction warranty issues
Oversee projects from pre-development initiation through completion of construction
Participate in the design development process to collaborate and value engineer construction methods to reduce time and cost
Manage moderately complex and moderate to large-scale projects by co-leading/leading a team of Construction Managers, Project Coordinators, other Facilities staff and subcontractors incorporating Environment, Health & Safety and Quality input and direction as necessary to ensure project completion in a safe manner, within budget, schedule and in accordance with specifications and requirements
Manage and lead multiple complex and large-scale projects facilities using Project Managers, Construction Managers, Project Coordinators, other Facilities staff and subcontractors incorporating Environment, Health, Safety and Quality input and direction as necessary to ensure project completion in a safe manner, within budget, schedule and in accordance with specifications and requirements
Draft contracts and purchase orders for design and construction services and owner-furnished Materials
Manage special inspectors hired by Owner and establish quality control procedures to insure conformance with construction documents and achieve desired levels of quality
Maintain record of construction costs and develop historic cost units for use in preliminary estimating for future projects
Facilitates project meetings with internal and external stakeholders
Forecasts monthly project costs and outcomes

Project Manager, Construction Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Project Manager, Construction

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: PMP, OSHA, LEED, PE, AIA, HR, II, PRINCE, TXDOT, HAZWOPER

Education for Project Manager, Construction

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the project manager, construction job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture, Construction, Technical, Education, Civil Engineering, Project Management, Business, Design

Skills for Project Manager, Construction

Desired skills for project manager, construction include:

Construction
Commercial real estate industry
Window/siding quality control and construction safety compliance
Architectural drawings and furniture and space planning concepts
Architecture
Scheduling
Budgeting
Microsoft Office applications and Project software
Project scope development
Risk management and contract negotiations

Desired experience for project manager, construction includes:

Strong technical expertise in multiple engineering disciplines including civil, architectural, structural, mechanical or electrical engineering
Strong technical expertise in multiple engineering disciplines including civil, architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical engineering
Excellent interpersonal, communication & team building skills
The ability to travel 35-50% of the time is essential
Construction and / or architectural experience from the Retail industry is highly preferred
Thorough understanding of corporate and industry practices, processes, standards and their impact on project activities are vital

Project Manager, Construction Examples

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Project Manager, Construction Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for a project manager, construction. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for project manager, construction
  • Function as main point-of-contact for owner and as on-site representative
  • Meets with contractors to discuss scope of project
  • Develop Project Budgets, monitor costs against budgets and coordinate all work to achieve project budget and profit objectives
  • Provide cost information to Manager of Development for preparation of project proforma as needed to inform development decisions
  • Review and approve invoices for services
  • Monitor permit applications and other regulatory project requirements
  • Coordinate design consultant work and review documents for completeness and coordination with other work
  • Solicit bidders and develop interest
  • Review contractor bids, provide analysis and recommendations, negotiate and draft contract agreements for execution
  • Monitor contractor field operations for quality levels and conformance to contract documents
Qualifications for project manager, construction
  • A minimum of 7 years experience working on commercial infrastructure projects - MEP background/experience highly preferred
  • Possess excellent communication skills and be proficient with the use of Microsoft Office suite and web-based databases and tools
  • Provide capital detail for conceptual Relocation, Renovation/Expansion project models
  • Establish an MBBI survey analysis to evaluate the building as a dialysis clinic and what shell improvements will be required
  • Work with DaVita Broker to determine Landlord vs
  • Program/Project Management background with utility design focus
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Project Manager, Construction Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is looking for a project manager, construction. To join our growing team, please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications.
Responsibilities for project manager, construction
  • Manages projects that are multi-disciplined including architectural scopes mechanical, electrical, plumbing, controls, Resolve construction field problems that occur with customer, contractors, zone maintenance, and negotiate and approve change orders
  • Monitor all phases of new construction
  • Assist the Directors of Construction in the close out of Projects to include but not limited to Architect and Engineer punch-list, all lease required closeout documents and follow up (30 days project completion) Change Order Log closeout
  • Assist the Directors of Construction in the maintenance and conformity of all Contracts, Insurance, Contractor pay applications, Change order logs and back up documentation, notices of substantial completion
  • Ability to create Construction Project Tracking spreadsheets
  • Provide customer support from start to finish of all projects and maintain contact with customers during and after completion of projects
  • Accurately check drawings to ensure project detailed quantities are less than the estimated quantity and price
  • Document, coordinate and communicate timely any project change orders to field and customer
  • Maintain a high level of technical expertise by participating in appropriate seminars and training programs
  • May serve as Resident Engineer or Structure Representative or site leader on medium or large transit or transportation projects ensuring safety, quality, budget, and schedule requirements are achieved
Qualifications for project manager, construction
  • Five years or more of progressive experience/knowledge of construction, design, finance, and management required
  • Superior oral and written communication and interpersonal skills are essential
  • College Degree in Business or Construction Management
  • DOD experience w/Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF) construction and design experience
  • JFAN experience
  • Minimum 5 years construction management experience
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Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of project manager, construction. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for project manager, construction
  • Manage construction contracts to assure construction remains on schedule, within budget, achieves quality standards and meets the safety goal of zero tolerance
  • Apply for all required utilities and coordinate scheduling of installation by Utility companies
  • Manage, coordinate, and make recommendations on variations relating to design and construction
  • Coordinate activities with facilities, equipment, accounting and end user groups
  • Provide supporting documentation for reports to Director of Facilities
  • Develop a communications plan to keep end users, stakeholders and staff affected by the renovation informed of the project progress and implement the plan
  • Update forecasted costs on a monthly basis and providing direct communication with Campus Planning and Real Estate and other stakeholders as needed
  • Review and recommend approval of all project billings
  • Work with in-house insurance resources to develop and implement risk mitigation strategies and update insurance plans as needed
  • Manage, coordinate and communicate with Company's internal resources
Qualifications for project manager, construction
  • Demonstrated self-performing experience in the construction field, on large, complex, heavy civil projects
  • Knowledge of business math basic merchandising techniques
  • A “rounded profile”, comfortable with overseeing all aspects of design, technical submittal procedures, procurement, installation (QA/QC), and testing and commissioning
  • Effective in building good working relationships with client, contractor, and design team
  • Related construction projects and review designs submitted for changes to government facilities
  • Experience with gathering and defining design requirements, requesting clients, and preparing alternative solutions that range from conceptual design to the final designs established parameters
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Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of project manager, construction. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for project manager, construction
  • Develop a Construction Management Plan to identify construction resource needs for a specific project
  • Coordinate the scheduling, scope of work and phasing of other support service or affected clinical components involved in the project including Telecom, Information Technology, Labor Pool, Environmental services
  • Preparing monthly reports summarizing construction progress and status
  • Provide construction expertise in the Front End Loading (FEL) of a project
  • Assist in the development of effective construction integrated schedules
  • Must be willing to relocate to the Southeast region of the State
  • Manages and coordinates tasks and activities on multiple projects, including the co-ordination of different disciplines and sub-consultants
  • Responsible for AR collection from clients, invoicing approval and fee structure
  • Participates in professional and technical organizations representing Parsons
  • Manage design consultants to ensure that design work remains on schedule, within budget and expectations
Qualifications for project manager, construction
  • Bachelor degree in civil engineering, building science or construction management
  • 3+ years of experience in engineering and project manager
  • Ability to read and interpret drawings and knowledge of specifications and bid documents
  • Thorough understanding of construction market
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, Microsoft Word and Excel
  • A qualified candidate for this position will possess a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or relevant degree
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Project Manager, Construction Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for a project manager, construction. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for project manager, construction
  • Coordinate all construction project logistical tasks, equipment and service procurement, that will assure project schedules are met, and keep end users and other stakeholders informed of project progress throughout the entire construction process by coordinating regular meetings and documenting all project details that identify concerns and resolve problems
  • Responsible for monitoring and reporting on the performance and results of all third parties during the construction process including the General Contractor, any second-tier or task-specific subcontractors and vendors contracted directly
  • Resolves complex construction project related issues, disputes, and disagreements
  • Develops, assigns, and monitors performance of OARs relative to assigned construction projects
  • Reviews change orders from all construction projects and assesses their impact on the District
  • Reviews and verifies submitted applications for payment and performs overall fiscal management of multiple construction projects
  • Provides functional direction over areas of responsibility including construction project schedules, cost control, dispute resolution, contract administration, and quality control
  • Reviews and takes recommended actions in resolving disputes relative to construction projects
  • Provides managerial and construction oversight to OARs
  • Plays critical role in formulation of construction budget
Qualifications for project manager, construction
  • Ability to work in a high-stress, deadline oriented environment
  • Must be physically able to lift, bend, stoop, climb, and reach
  • Ability to develop positive working relationships with others Ability to work in a high-stress, deadline oriented environment
  • Strong PC computer skills (MS Office) mandatory, MS Office – Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • A thorough understanding of contract, corporate and industry practices, processes, standards, and their impact on project activities is vital, superior communication and interpersonal (tact, diplomacy, influence, ) skills essential
  • Must be a business-oriented person with professional demeanor

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