ECM Group - Los Angeles, CA

Full-time$150,000 - $180,000 a year

Required Education:

  • Graduation from a recognized college or university with a Bachelor’sdegree in Architecture, Engineering, or Construction Management
  • Possession of a valid Certified Construction Manager (CCM) credentialmay be substituted for the required education


  • 15 years full time paid professional experience in Project/ConstructionManagement of Commercial and/or Public/Educational Facility Construction withfull responsibility for coordinating complex projects with construction valuesin excess of $100M
  • 5 years experience in managing projects for an educational institutionor public agency

AdditionalPreferred Experience:

  • Experience utilizing Building Information Modeling (BIM)
  • Experience with Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)certified projects and/or the Collaborative for High Performing Schools (CHPS)
  • Experience in Formal Construction Partnering
  • Experience with Division of the State Architect (DSA)construction/design processes
  • Safety and OSHA Safety Regulations (OSHA 30 minimum)

Preferred Licensesand Certificates:

  • A valid Certificate of Registration as an Architect by the CaliforniaArchitectural Board or Professional Engineer by the State Board forProfessional Engineers and Land Surveyors
  • A valid Construction Manager (CCM) credential by the ConstructionManager Certification Institute (CMCI)


  • Manages, oversees and coordinates all facets of the pre-construction,bid and award, construction and close-out phase of all assigned projects
  • Reviews pre-construction documents and submits comments to Designer asnecessary
  • Plans, organizes, and prepares reports to upper management with respectto the status and/or progress of the projects
  • Coordinates with all pertinent public agencies during pre-constructionand construction to comply with all off-site work; coordinates with variousDistrict and Project staff
  • Manages both the project budget and schedule to meet the District’squalitative standards; monitors project budget on a monthly basis and ensuresthat the budget accurately reflects the project status/progress
  • Manages daily activities of the contractor, reviews contractors’construction schedules and submittals, and coordinates responses to thecontractors’ inquiries thru the Requests for Clarifications (RFC) and otherrelated documents
  • Reviews substitution submittals from contractors to ensure specificationand/or District requirements are complied with
  • Receives, reviews, and negotiates Contractor Change Order Proposal(s) toachieve a fair & reasonable price in accordance with the GeneralConditions; reviews and addresses any and all Schedule impacts in accordancewith the project specifications in a timely manner
  • Reviews the process and monitors payments for the contractor,architects, engineers and any other pertinent parties
  • Administers provisions of Professional Service Agreements betweenArchitects and the District
  • Coordinates District delivery of related fixtures, furniture andequipment
  • Monitors and manages project close-out with respect to projectcertification with the Division of State Architects (DSA) and project financialclose

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $150,000.00 to $180,000.00 /year


  • Project/Construction Management of Educational Facilities: 5 years (Required)


  • CCM (Preferred)