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Construction Project Manager - Fargo

Fargo, ND
 

Responsible for overall project planning and scheduling, resource allocation, project accounting, and control for general construction projects while providing technical direction and ensuring compliance with quality standards.

Role:

  • Charting out the project plans and objectives; setting performance requirements, and managing overall process.
  • Bringing about optimum utilization of resources- labor, materials and equipment, and ensuring their procurement at most cost-effective terms.
  • Implementation of various operations through proper coordination.

Responsibilities

Essential Functions:

  • Schedule the project in logical steps and budget time required to meet deadlines.
  • Determine labor requirements and coordinate workers for construction sites.
  • Inspect and review projects to monitor compliance with building and safety codes, and other regulations.
  • Interpret and explain plans and contract terms to administrative staff, field staff, and clients.
  • Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Obtain all necessary permits and licenses.
  • Study job specifications to determine appropriate construction methods.
  • Select, contract, and oversee workers who complete specific pieces of the project, such as painting or plumbing.
  • Requisition supplies and materials to complete construction projects.
  • Prepare and submit budget estimates and progress and cost tracking reports.
  • Develop and implement quality control programs.
  • Take actions to deal with the results of delays, bad weather, or emergencies at construction site.
  • Confer with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems.
  • Plan, organize, and direct activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems including start up and project closeout.
  • Investigate damage, accidents, or delays at construction sites, to ensure that proper procedures are being carried out.
  • Evaluate construction methods and determine cost-effectiveness of plans.
  • Oversee cost accounting for projects; including analyzing progress and assisting with compiling monthly billings. 

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Ability to plan and organize a team effort.
  • Capacity to motivate and lead a project.
  • Effective time management and logical decision-making ability.
  • Capacity to handle pressure.
  • Willingness to travel to construction sites.
  • Strong focus on cost accounting and budget analysis.

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • A four-year bachelor’s degree in construction management and/or education and experience equivalence. 
  • 2-4 years of experience with construction projects.

Qualitative and Other Attributes Required:

  • Ability to plan and organize a team effort.
  • Capacity to motivate and lead a project.
  • Effective time management and logical decision-making ability.
  • Capacity to handle pressure.
  • Willingness to travel to construction sites.
  • Strong focus on cost accounting and budget analysis.
  • Understanding of design build process and estimating
  • Timberline. Procore, Microsoft Project, Primavera, Submittal Exchange knowledge preferred

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Construction Project Manager - Fargo