Commercial Construction Project Manager

HITT Contracting Inc. - Des Moines, IA (30+ days ago)3.9


A Project Manager (PM) develops, coordinates, implements, and manages all facets necessary to construct the project on time, within budget, and to the quality specified. The PM provides leadership and serves as the liaison between project team members to promote the interest of both the business and clients in all matters, as well as demonstrate the characteristics of a mid-level leader. The PM is the primary leader for the construction project.

Responsibilities

Maintain adherence to HITT’s standards of safety; ensuring that required documentation is filed
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
Supervise assistant operations support roles such as assistant project manager, administrative assistant, MEP managers, safety team members, etc.
Collaborate with the project superintendent and site operations team throughout the life of the project
Qualifications

High school diploma required, 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
Ability to master sector/project-specific software systems including but not limited to: Microsoft Office suite (ex. Project, Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.), ProCore, Adobe, BlueBeam, JD Edwards
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
Demonstrate integrity consistent with The HITT Way and HITT’s core values
Seek continuous improvement of knowledge and abilities, internal focus on self-improvement
Recognize quality and implement contractual and HITT quality standards
Adapt and exercise flexibility with the ever-changing world of technology, design, means and methods
Collaborate with people of various backgrounds and styles
Foster positive relationships with colleagues, clients, subcontractors and vendors
Approach all situations with a customer service oriented attitude
Coach, train and educate assistant level operations team members
Sustain existing client relationships and develop new client relationships
Understand and know what tasks are more important than others; discern what needs to be solved immediately and what can wait; ability to multi-task effectively
Exhibit respectfulness by being punctual, engaged/focused, and respectful of others
HITT Contracting Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.