Project Manager (Construction Management)
Job Description Primary Function: The Project Manager focuses on project development, management and oversight of set project(s) and staff. This position is a full-time, exempt role with standard work hours Monday through Friday or as agreed to by supervisor. The Project Manager reports directly to the Project Executive or Sr. Project Manager. Key Responsibilities: The essential functions of a Project Manager position include, but are not limited to, the following job duties: Plan, organize, and staff key field positions. Develop and mentor staff. Establish project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards within boundaries of company policy. Monitor/control construction through administrative direction of on-site staff to ensure project is built safely, on schedule, and within budget while maintaining high quality. Collaborate with and lead the superintendents to achieve the project objectives. Investigate potentially serious situations and implement corrective measures. Initiate and maintain cooperative relationships with client and professional design team to facilitate construction activities. Represent Company in meetings and industry events. Maintain official project log and documentation files. Implement Safety Programs. Develop and maintain a CPM construction schedule. Provide direction and participate in planning and scheduling meetings. Manage financial aspects of contracts (payment applications, budget, fee payment, change orders, rental equipment, invoices, income /expenses, etc.) to protect company's interests while maintaining a good relationship with client. Contribute to preconstruction activities including estimating, value engineering, and constructability review. Participate in the development of prime contracts by developing Q&C, understanding insurance requirements, and preparing contract exhibits. Procure all subcontracts and purchase orders for the project, by developing scope and comparing bidders. Manage project document control, including submittals, RFI, and meeting minutes. Manage the closeout process, which includes commissioning, as-built drawings, punch lists, O&M, warranties, subcontract closeout, local bond releases, final inspections, and occupancy. Assume additional responsibilities as directed by Corporate Executives Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications, & Experience: Four-year degree or equivalent combinations of training and experience Minimum 10 years' experience Advanced knowledge of general business and company procedures Construction industry experience and knowledge including basic terminology, standard forms, contracting and subcontracting procedures, and awareness of construction industry associations Proficient computer software skills (eg word processing, spreadsheets, scheduling, presentation software, etc.) Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills The ability to maintain confidentiality at all times is critical. The ability to apply effective management techniques to maximize employee performance, have a thorough understanding of corporate and industry practices, processes, standards Compensation Package: WCS Construction offers a competitive salary and benefits package. Our benefits include: Vacation & Sick Leave Medical and Dental plans Flexible Spending Account Transportation Benefits Company paid Life, AD&D, Short Term and Long Term Disability Voluntary Life 401K with a Company Matching Program WCS Construction LLC is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or protected veteran status. Company Description WCS Construction, LLC is dedicated to providing our award winning construction services to every project we undertake regardless of size or complexity. Our success as a business is based on a simple and time proven approach. We listen to our clients' needs. We understand our clients' expectations and implement all necessary procedures to exceed those expectations utilizing the significant resources that our seasoned staff can bring to bear. Located in Southeast DC, Ward 8, WCS Construction LLC is a certified CBE, Hub Zone, General Contractor specializing in wood-frame new construction and major renovations of multifamily construction projects. In the past 10 years over 7,500 multifamily units have been completed or renovated, providing significant improvements to the quality of housing in Southeast DC and neighboring communities.