Construction Project Manager in Washington DC at GPAC

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Commercial Construction Project Manager

A long-standing and highly-respected DC Area General Contractor is seeking an experienced, ambitious Commercial Construction Project Manager to plan and supervise a diverse mix of construction projects from start to finish. The ideal candidate will have an analytical mind and great organizational skills. The goal will be to ensure all projects are delivered on time according to requirements and without exceeding budget.

Responsibilities:

  • Create and manage project budget for all assigned projects
  • Develop and collaborate on pre-construction RFP package
  • Conduct project meetings, while setting milestones and formulating monthly owner reports
  • Establish job processes (RFIs, submittals, and pay applications) including approving pay applications and negotiating subcontract change orders
  • Perform project scheduling; ensure project quality control and establish overall project logistics
  • Manage the closeout process efficiently
  • Contact new and existing customers to discuss their needs while explaining how these needs could be met by specific company services
  • Collaborate with the project superintendent and site operations team throughout the life of the project

Qualifications:

  • Four-year degree from an accredited university within the construction, engineering, or business concentrations strongly preferred
  • 5+ years' experience in commercial construction, including experience with a commercial general contractor
  • Previous experience in a project management role with the ability to execute multiple projects and/or simultaneously
  • Mastery of reading construction drawings; tasks including reading, interpreting, and updating construction project-related drawings
  • Ability to organize necessary resources, including people, tools and time to meet tight deadlines and achieve desired results
  • Knowledge of current market conditions including pricing conventions and trends
  • Must demonstrate a strong ability to:
    • Carry oneself as a leader and knowledge holder of the project while facilitating the decision-making process
    • Demonstrate a positive attitude and passion for construction and our industry
    • Communicate clearly, concisely, and professionally, with a strong ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner
    • Take initiative and seek responsibility
    • Adapt and exercise flexibility with the ever-changing world of technology, design, means and methods
    • Foster positive relationships with colleagues, clients, subcontractors and vendors

Benefits:

  • Industry-leading compensation
  • Lucrative bonus plan
  • Health, Dental and Vision benefits
  • 401(k)

If you enjoy managing the day to day needs of building projects to completion, then this could be the position for you!

If you're interested in this position apply online, or submit your resume and project list to kenna.warren@gogpac.com.

All inquiries are strictly confidential.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States for the past 29 years. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.