Construction Project Manager

Posted 04 June 2024
Salary Negotiable
Job type Contract
DisciplineBuilt Environment Recruitment
Contact NameKevin Kinzie

Job description

The purpose of the project manager is to support industrial construction projects, ensuring the achievement of established client and internal strategic business objectives. Key project delivery focus areas include safety stewardship, scope, budget, schedule, and quality and risk management.

Job Location: Joliet, IL

What you'll do
1. Conducts periodic site visits to lead all aspects of the progress of construction and monitors the status of work completed during the period covered in accordance with the client safety program.
2. Leads all facets of project and program management (budget, schedule, procurement, quality & risk) for multi-asset facility projects.
3. Will work on HVAC asset assessment/replacements, roofing replacements, and roadway assessments. These projects are within industrial sites that include planning, design, construction, occupancy, and closeout.
4. Will demonstrate the ability to read, understand, and apply standards to intricate documents affecting real estate projects, including but not limited to agreements/contracts, leases, work letters, project charters, surveys, and drawings.
5. Supports construction and renovation projects and ensures detailed staff understands and implements safety requirements, operations, policies, and procedures.
6. Supports regional project reports, stewards account-specific Key Performance Indicators, and promotes overall program improvements. Performs training and ongoing mentoring for junior-level staff.
7. Will build close relationships with clients to ensure projects are being delivered against established expectations and to explore/implement opportunities for program improvements.
8. Will be reading, understanding, and applying standards to moderately elaborate documents that may include agreements, contracts, leases, project charters, work letters, drawings, and surveys.
9. Will prepare scope of work, project delivery resource requirements, cost estimate & budget, work plan schedule & achievements, quality control, and risk identification.
10. Identifies project delivery resources from pre-qualified lists or through individual project qualification processes; conducts standard requests for proposals; completes bid analysis; recommends resources to clients.
11. Implements communication plan for meetings and written reports/meeting minutes to keep client and project resources briefed.

What you'll need
1. Bachelor's degree (BA/BS/BEng/BArch) or five years of experience in lieu of degree.
2. Minimum of 5 years of experience in a project management role for real estate industrial construction projects.
3. Experience in oil and gas or similar industry with strong safety programs preferred.
4. A valid driver's license is required
5. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States without the need for visa sponsorship now or in the future.

Our role in supporting diversity and inclusion
As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.