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By | September 15, 2022

Job Responsibilities : Construction Project Manager 2

Salary : $85,000 – $110,000 a year

Company : Sodexo

Location : Remote US

Unit Description:

Do you enjoy a high energy fast paced environment?

is seeking a
Construction Project Manager to join our Construction Services team to primarily focus on the
Central region of the U.S.

This is a
Remote Role with up to 60% travel
The ideal candidate should reside between the Mississippi River
and the Rockies within proximity to a major airport

Are You the One?
We are looking for someone with broad experience managing large to small value projects that are often complex in terms of delivery and a professional who is adept at managing the client relationship. The Construction Project Manager works with and for the Senior Project Manager. Senior Project Managers manage a portfolio of projects within their area of responsibility. The Construction Project Manager will assist in leading the execution of the project and will also involve pre-construction planning with stake holders designers consultants clients and other project team members. You will assist in developing assignments timetables and responsibilities for team members for the duration of the project. You will also organize and direct construction personnel and ensures that materials and equipment resources are delivered on time. The Construction Project Manager interacts with planning commissions and governing bodies coordinates costing estimation contract negotiation and remodeling activities manages professional employees and/or supervisors or supervises large complex technical or business support or production operations team(s) is accountable for the performance and results of a team within own discipline or function adapts plans and priorities to address resource and operational challenges. The Construction Project Manager’s decisions are guided by policies procedures and business plans. Provides technical guidance to employees colleagues and the client.

Key Responsibilities – Working with the Senior Project Manager:
  • Acts as the primary onsite project leader for execution teams on assigned projects.
  • Develops project schedules and executes according to plan for assigned projects.
  • Communicates positive and realistic expectations to the project team and client.
  • Holds self and others accountable for meeting key project metrics.
  • Evaluates the contractual scope of work and the impact of client issued bulletins field directives and / or scheduling changes. Actively pursues additional work through change orders. Performs associated cost estimates prepares proposals and negotiates final settlement price and customer acceptance.
  • Reviews interprets and acts within contract Terms and Conditions.
  • Analyzes construction budget reporting systems and project schedules to pro-actively address potential problems.
  • Effectively communicates project progress issues and financial status to management as required.
  • Manages risks and establishes project recovery plans when required. Resolves disputes with minimal need for escalation.
  • Negotiates prepares and issues subcontracts.
  • Ensures project document controls are in compliance with contract requirements and Sodexo standards.
  • Oversees project construction for compliance with specifications local codes and installation techniques.
  • Manages the selection ordering and delivery schedule of materials to be procured for the projects assigned.
  • Develops and maintains viable long-term relationships with consultants prime contractors and subcontractors.
  • Attends and leads job progress meetings as required.
  • Ensures subcontractors understand expectations of the project.
  • Ensures any engineering and commissioning performed by the field team is in accordance with established standards.
  • Develops cost estimates and sub-contractor scope documents and solicitations for bids.

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred
  • Minimum of 1-3 years of direct project management experience in the Building Construction Industry
  • General Contractor or other licensure/credentialing is a plus
  • Construction/project management experience with new construction renovations infrastructure renewals.
  • Construction experience in food service healthcare and university environments is a plus.
  • Experience with California HCAI and/or Joint Commission is a plus
  • Experience coordinating project activities between contractors stakeholders consultants and associated project teams and groups is a must.
  • Demonstrated high level of verbal and written communication skills is a must.
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple priorities.
  • Must have the ability to communicate technical material to a non-
  • technical audience.
  • Proficient in Project Management software and financial accounting systems is a plus.
  • Advanced working knowledge of project scheduling and documentation techniques and processes.
  • Strong Personal Computer working capabilities (Excel Word Power Point MS Project PlanGrid and Smartsheet).
  • Ability to effectively communicate up and down the spectrum.

Compensation: Base salary $85-110K (depending on experience and geography) + Annual Incentive Plan

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Position Summary:

Plans directs and coordinates activities of designated capital projects. Reviews project proposal establishes work plan and manages contractors to ensure project progresses on schedule and within budget.
Key Duties

  • Construction Management including scheduling and financial management

  • Quality Control and Safety

  • Project Engineering including following specifications design adaptation by ensure design and specifications meet codes and specification

  • Sub-contractor management

  • Administrative tasks such as scheduling meetings minutes maintaining documentation and customer liaison

Qualifications & Requirements:

Basic Education Requirement – Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
Basic Management Experience – 5 years
Basic Functional Experience – 3 years work experience in facilities maintenance plant operations or engineering services

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

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