Project Manager

The Rizzo Companies - Danbury, CT

Full-timeEstimated: $97,000 - $120,000 a year
As a Project Manager based in Danbury, CT you will take a lead role on projects, liaise directly with the client/owners and be responsible for ensuring the delivery of the project on time and within budget. To be successful in this position, you must have previous end-to-end heavy highway experience on large scale projects and a demonstrated track record of leading and executing profitable projects while building talent capability. Knowledge and experience with the DOT is a plus.

Responsibilities Include:
Lead and manage the project team ensuring that the project is delivered on time and within budget
Responsible for overall forecasting, cost management, contingency planning and securing the profitability of the project
Develop and maintain successful client/owner relationships on behalf of A.M. Rizzo Electrical Contractors, Inc.
Establish and implement project objectives, policies, procedures, and performance standards in line with corporate policies
Leading by example, you will provide positive safety leadership to the project, promoting our safety standards and company values
Assist in reviewing and negotiating contracts when appropriate
Manage financial aspects of contracts to protect the company's interests and maintain strong relationships with clients
Contribute technical direction to the pre-award process by determining project scope
Monitor/control the projects progress to ensure it is on schedule and within budget
Continuously review field operations, ensuring that the project is progressing safely and in accordance with all design, budgetary and scheduling obligations
Identify required and optional changes in project scope and negotiate change orders with the owner

Experience on heavy highway and DOT projects is a plus
Proven success in delivering high quality projects on time and within budget
Proficiency in Microsoft office
Accubid and Oracle experience is preferred
Working knowledge of Primavera Expedition, P6, PM Web and Prolog is a plus
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