Construction Project Manager
8 - 10 years experience • Real Estate
SteelWave CDS, LLC is a design build general contractor wholly owned by SteelWave Inc., a leading vertically integrated real estate investment manager, owner and operator, with commercial assets in the western United States. Since 1973 SteelWave has acquired and developed 379 real estate assets at a cost of $8.78 B. We currently manage a 12,300,000 SF portfolio valued in excess of $2.7B. SteelWave CDS was established in 1996 and over the last ten years completed an average of $19M per year in renovation and tenant improvements for office, industrial and R&D projects.
The Construction Project Manager will report directly to Gene Bark, Vice President. The primary responsibilities will be management of tenant improvements and capital improvements in the Southern California region.
• Oversee and direct construction projects from inception to completion on a wide variety of projects from major rehabs to tenant improvements and large scale capital improvement projects.
• Prepare and review cost estimates and deliverables.
• Coordinate preconstruction team to facilitate timely and accurate definition of scope, schedule and cost.
• Establish and maintain construction resources capable of providing high value and efficient work product.
• Supervise construction team to assure on time and on budget project completion.
Requirements & Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree and 7-10years of experience managing construction as a project manager for a general contractor required. In addition to knowledge of commercial construction means and methods, the candidate should have experience with office, industrial and R&D tenant improvements, and capital improvements. Solid subcontractor relationships are essential. The candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills in addition to demonstrated commitment to customer service, supervision, estimating, safety and quality.
This candidate will supervise the onsite staff, Project Superintendents as well as contractors, subcontractors and vendors performing work.
Candidate must have the ability to travel up to 50% of time by car within the Southern California area. Some limited travel outside of Southern California by using air and ground transportation may be required.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job the employee is frequently required to sit and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk. The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 10 pounds. The vision requirements include: close vision and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Work is performed in an office setting with exposure to CRTs and UV rays. Working extended hours may be required as needed. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.