Glass Project Manager

Employer
United General
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 14, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Job Description The project manager position is in charge of overseeing daily management of construction projects from start to finish. You will be working directly with General Contractors/Owners on daily tasks and duties required for the project. At least five (5) years of project management experience in the glass and glazing industry working with curtain walls, storefronts, entrances and hardware with manufacturers such as Kawneer and YKK. is requiredKey Responsibilities:Perform a key role in project planning, budgeting and identification of resources needed.Ensure projects are being executed within budgetWork with project superintendent to ensure that construction activities move according to scheduleDeveloping and providing RFIs, Change Orders, and Modifications to GC/Owner on construction projects.Project accounting functions, including preparing monthly requisitions for work performedOversee daily management of construction projects from start to finish.Serve as a link with General Contractor/Owner on daily tasks and duties required for the project Ability to provide preconstruction services to our clientsFive (5) years of project management experience in the glass and glazing industry with specific experience in commercial office and residential buildings.Perform additional assignments as directed by company executives.Ensure contract complianceQualified candidates will possess the following:Knowledge of construction management, commercial building process, financial acumenIntermediate working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and Project requiredWorking knowledge of scheduling software: Microsoft Project, Primavera and/or Suretrak preferredIntermediate knowledge of construction financial programs and softwareBA/BS degree in Construction Management Engineering, or related field preferred.Technical expertise in preparing construction documents, negotiation of contracts and budgetingAbility to plan and organizeGood client management abilityCompany DescriptionUGC is a 20-year-old commercial glazing company with 45 employees including 4 project managers and 2 estimators who specialize in curtain wall, break metal, and storefront. Please visit our website for more information. We own a 20,000 sq. ft. building which includes a comfortable office area. UGC is an equal employment opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace.