The Project Manager is responsible for overall project planning and scheduling, and project budget management, while providing technical direction and ensuring compliance with quality standards. The construction project manager responsibilities span a broad spectrum, covering all the areas of project management: Project Planning, Cost Management, Time Management, Quality Management, Subcontractor Bid Awards, Contract Administration, and Safety Management.
Responsibilities may include:
Oversee the construction project from start to finish
Perform a key role in project planning, budgeting, and identification of resources needed.
Establish project team, develop the objectives and goals for each team member and monitor progress.
Project accounting functions including managing the budget, tracking of project expenses and minimizing exposure and risk in the project.
Ensure that construction activities move according to predetermined schedule.
Collaborate with subcontractors and vendors to address the requirements of the project.
Communicate effectively with the contractors responsible for completing various phases of the project.
Maintain positive working relationship with client and Architect and/or Engineer.
Regular inspection of construction sites.
Identify any elements of project design and construction likely to give rise to disputes or claims.
Review project documents for completeness.
Work jointly with the project superintendent.
Serve as a key link with the clients and review all information prepared by the team before passing onto client.
Coordinate the efforts of all parties involved in the project, which may include architects, consultants, contractors, sub-contractors etc…
Monitor the progress of the construction activities on a regular basis and hold regular status meetings with all the sub-teams.
Maintain strict adherence to the budgetary guidelines, quality and safety standards.
Dailey/Weekly reporting to client.
Prepare Pay Applications.
Prepare Cost Projections.
Review all subcontractor/vendor invoices for approval.
Prepare all Owner Change Order Requests for review and approval by Owner.
Prepare all subcontractor/vendor change orders.
Must be committed to contributing to our culture and SAFETY!!
Excellent knowledge of design and construction matters.
Excellent technical skills; understanding of computer software
Excellent organizational and communication skills.
Proficient in plan take-off.
Proficient in Microsoft Office Outlook, Word, Excel and Project.
Ability to work independently or within group dynamic.
Some travel required.
Must be a self-motivated and a TEAM PLAYER!!
Minimum 5 years related experience with a General Contractor in the construction of commercial, retail, restaurant facilities.
4 year degree, prefered but not required, in Building Construction, Civil Engineering or related field.
The primary duties of this position are performed in a general office environment. After hours and weekend follow up will be required.