Bronx, New York
US$120000.00 - US$180000.00 per annum + Full Benefits
6 months ago
1st Step is partnering with one of New York City's Top 100 Contractors & nation's Top 400 firms. Our client is recognized as an award-winning construction manager involved in both new construction and restoration of residential, cultural, and public sector projects ranging from public housing and new luxury residential high-rises to adaptive re-use of industrial buildings. They are also active in the field of health and continued care, marine, and educational facilities. Other areas of construction include commercial offices, retail/hospitality, and transportation.
The Project Manager reports to the Project Executive. First line/single point of responsibility for the overall planning, management and close-out of the project. Prepares scopes of work, schedules, requisitions, project management status and reports for executive review. Works to ensure project is built per contract documents. Oversees the day to day activities of construction projects to ensure sub-trades are bought out, and on site with required materials and equipment on time. Communicates directly with owners, designers and contractors concerning project costs, budget, schedule, RFI's, submittals, deliveries, construction and staffing levels. Assists in setting and tracking of project schedule and budget goals.
Prepare project schedules and budgets, including General conditions budgets, and cash flow projections.
Prepare scope changes and change orders in accordance with approved project budgets.
Review sub-contractor schedules in accordance with project schedules.
Review sub-contractor requisitions in accordance with approved schedule of values.
Prepare project payment applications prior to submission for approval.
Prepare reports to clients on all aspects of project progress.
Meet regularly with subcontractors to discuss performance issues and scheduling and payment concerns.
Monitor construction to ensure projects are built on schedule, within budget, and highest quality.
Keep Project Executive abreast on any issues encountered.
Work closely with Project Accountant assigned to project, fully comply with ACR process.
Oversee Assistant Project Managers and Administrative Assistants
Provide input to Project Executives regarding performance evaluations of team members and make recommendations for salary increases and/or promotions.
Conduct team meetings with entire team to discuss project status.
Serves as a mentor to Assistant Project Managers.
Previous experience in Construction Management
Strong project management skills
Strong analysis and critical thinking skills
Deadline and detail-oriented
Strong leadership qualities