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Project Manager- Special Projects

  • Location

    Los Angeles, California

  • Sector:

    Commercial, Project Supervision & Management

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    US$120000.00 - US$170000.00 per annum + Full Benefits

  • Contact:

    Tommy Marino

  • Contact email:

    tommy.marino@1ststepresourcing.com

  • Job ref:

    201781_1550157902

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-16

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

We are seeking an experienced Project Manager for our Special Projects Division for our Los Angeles County District office located in Glendale, California. The ideal candidate will bring experience working on projects in Aviation, and Higher Education.

Responsibilities:

This position provides overall administrative direction for one large or several smaller projects and assuming responsibility for the overall project performance including costs, schedule, quality and project status. This position involves subcontract negotiations, liaison with owners, engineers and sub trades and management of the technical and financial aspects of the contract.


* Maintain excellent relationships with owner, architect, consultants, subcontractors and
public
* Liaise with authorities and regulatory agencies
* Establish project reporting procedures
* Develop and monitor the project schedule and budget
* Establish construction plans and engineering methods
* Negotiate issues of subcontracts and major purchase orders
* Understand and enforce contractual responsibilities, contract documents and provide
dispute resolution
* Handle all change orders, including negotiating, processing and assessing cost and
schedule impacts
* Prepare/verify and monitor progress billings to owner and from subcontractors
* Review productivity planning
* Provide performance status reports regarding cost forecasts, schedule and safety
* Supervise, mentor, coach and train project employees
* Ensure project profitability
* Engage in all facets of project close-out

Qualifications:
* A Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Civil Engineering or equivalent degree
* 5-7+ years of proven experience in project management from project pursuit to project close-out, overseeing commercial construction projects
* Aviation, Higher Education, Sports and Entertainment, Stadium project experience highly preferred
* Leadership, problem solving, organizational ability, customer service and communication skills are required
* Must be able to travel to project locations across the US