Senior Project Manager

Big-D Construction - Minneapolis, MN (30+ days ago)3.1

We seek honest, smart, hardworking, lifetime-learners who are undeniably good at what they do. We expect listening, teamwork, and collaboration. In return we promise respect, rewards and an environment that will support world-class work on important projects. Our people often say that they are doing the very best work of their careers at Big-D Construction . If you are interested in a career at Big-D, apply today!

Big-D has an opportunity for a Senior Project Manager to join our team of construction professionals in Minneapolis, MN . This position is responsible for leading and directing a project team while maintaining the relationship with our client, consultants, partners, and subcontractors. Oversee and manage all activities of the project including client and contract requirements, planning, schedule, and staffing to achieve quality and profit goal expectations of the Company.

Key responsibilities include:
Oversees and provides input regarding all issues that require risk management

Develops solutions to ensure issues never become problems

Develops contingency plans to mitigate potential risks to projects

Build strong relationships with other departments within Big-D

Leads their teams in such a way to maximize the contributions of each team member

Reviews (and fully understands) prime contract with Project Director and provides red line changes

Provide detailed contractual interpretations to team regarding prime contracts and subcontract agreements

Experience managing projects in various construction delivery methods to include Design Build, Construction Manager/General Contractor (CMGC) and Hard bid formats

Make recommendations in project delivery method and contract award designation process

Supervise and provide input on methods to manage Owner furnished material or work

Takes initiative and is involved during the proposal phase including, but not limited to writing project management plans, creating proposal schedules, reviewing proposals

Ability to recognize project issues and timely acquire/coordinate company resources to support project as required

Supervises project team s overall administration and technical direction to single or multiple projects simultaneously

Exhibits strong commitment to customer service, both internal and external in fulfillment of Big-D s stewardship/mission

Proactively monitor the progress of the CPM schedule through updated schedules

Ensure field managers/staff are adhering to Big-D safety programs

Holds team members accountable during all aspects of the project

Full understanding of design process and able to provide quality control review of plans/specifications

Ensures project team is performing all tasks in a streamlined fashion and makes adjustments as necessary

Directs, guides, assists, plans and supports the design team as required

Clearly, concisely and timely documents all changes or deviations from the contract documents including notifying the Owner of potential issues

Proficient in technical writing for proposals

Assist in developing prequalified subcontractor bidders list, review qualifications, and award contracts

Coordinate construction activities of owners, public agencies, facility operations, tenants and utility companies in order to assure the desired project schedule, budget and quality are achieved

Responsible for comprehensive design review for 30%, 60% and 90% design drawings. Input shall be provided in regards to cost, feasibility and completeness, as well as assist with management of the design

Understanding of cost estimating software and ability to accurately provide input regarding project costs

Negotiates subcontract modifications with subcontractors to manage risk

Ensures prime and subcontractor contractual requirements are met prior to performing work

Responsible to provide technical and procedural construction direction to internal and external shareholders

Provide prompt and accurate reporting of all required costs, changes, schedules and insurance data

Responsible for review/approval of change order requests and onsite change orders

Bachelor s degree in construction management or other related field

10 to 15 years of related experience working on commercial construction projects; or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • No outside recruiters at this time. Candidates to apply directly on website. All candidates are encouraged to apply, even though you may not fit all of the requirements.