PROJECT MANAGER required by our Client, an international Construction Company, to be assigned on a Permanent basis, located in Norfolk, Virginia.
The Project Manager (Area 2) will be responsible for the overall project management, supervision, coordination, and successful completion of the project in accordance with client requirements, organizational policies/procedures, contract specifications, and time and cost specifications. This role will demonstrate a complete understanding of the business operation.
Oversees and consults Area 2's design to build construction phase to refine plans and control costs
Schedule and coordinate construction site processes so that projects meet design specifications
Ensure that area site is completed on time and within budget by preparing cost estimates, work schedule and deadlines.
Establish, maintain and review project plans, requirements and specifications
Forecast revenue and profitability
Manages construction project personnel and other contractor's schedule and duties
Interprets and explains contracts and technical information to staff
Fosters business relationships with Joint Venture Partners, Owners, Business Manager, Architect/Engineers and subcontractors.
Provides written reports to designated project partners, teams and supervisor
Report work progress and budget matters to clients
Collaborate and coordinate with the other construction managers and staff such as architects, engineers, and other specialists
Respond to work delays, emergencies, and other problems
Consult and partner with inspectors to ensure that all regulations are met.
Perform cost estimator duties and knowledge of planning software that tracks progress to complete their projects.
Manage all quality assurance and change control processes.
Enforces all aspects of site safety.
QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE
Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction
Minimum of 15 years of experience in project management within a construction or engineering firm, with a heavy concentration on marine bridge/trestles.
Knowledge and experience of specific construction processes including operations and functional performance
Familiarity with Primavera P6 Scheduling or other software packages typically associated with construction and engineering
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
Professional Engineer License preferred.
Previous experience in the US is a plus
Fluent in English with professional proficiency
Commitment to Safety
Highly developed communication, both written and verbal
High level of adaptability and anticipation
Strong Organizational Skills
Strong Interpersonal skills with the ability to work well and persuade people at all organization levels
Ability to work under pressure and to perform tasks with minimum supervision