Construction Project Manager
Job Details
Orlando Area - Florida
Description

Job Summary: 

The Project Manager is responsible for day-to-day management of the construction process of various projects from start to finish.  Their duties include collaborating with onsite teams, hiring and delegating tasks to contractors, retrieving the necessary permits to construct, and communicate goals of the projects to the subcontractors and construction workers.

 

Essential Duties: 

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential job duty satisfactorily.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform essential job functions.

 

  • Collaborate with engineers, architects, or other firms to determine the specifications of the project
  • Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements and implement forms for contracting
  • Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate municipalities
  • Determine and acquire needed resources (manpower, equipment, and materials) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations
  • Plan all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met
  • Hire contractors and other staff and allocate responsibilities
  • Supervise the work of contractors, contract laborers, or other specified trade and give them guidance when needed
  • Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports
  • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues
  • Other duties as assigned

Education & Experience: 

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent is required
  • 5 years of construction experience preferred
  • Previous work experience in multi-family construction preferred
  • Working knowledge of and experience in maintenance, renovation, and construction of large scale multi-family sites. 

 

Licenses & Certifications: 

  • OSHA certification preferred, not required.

Knowledge & Skills: 

  • Project Management – Ability to organize and direct multiple projects to completion.
  • Detail Oriented – Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
  • Mathematical Skills – Proficient at quickly assessing and calculating any project need, from materials to budget management to time management of direct reports and vendors. 
  • Problem Solving – Ability to find a solution for or to deal proactively with work-related problems. 
  • Communication Skills – Ability to communicate effectively when speaking.  Writing skills must demonstrate clear and concise messages.
  • Customer Service – Must possess a genuine, service-oriented client engagement approach.
  • Technical Knowledge – Must have ability to read blueprints and Xactimate Estimates.
  • Leadership Skills – Strong supervisory and leadership skills.
  • Flexible Work Style – Adaptability to the needs of the organization and team members.
  • Organizational Skills – Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate.
  • Mechanical Knowledge – In-depth knowledge of most common tools, resources and equipment regularly used or repaired in multi-family residences. 
  • Computer Skills – Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.
  • Bilingual ability in English and Spanish preferred, but not required.

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Valid driver’s license required

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