Project Manager for Projects

Fortis Construction   •  


5 - 7 years

Posted 271 days ago

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Job Overview

Leads the overall management of construction projects. This covers cost estimates, scheduling, procurement, logistical coordination, subcontractor/vendor management, coordination with customer, coordination with design and engineering, financial performance, and compliance with all operating guidelines. 

  • Demonstrates leadership qualities and awareness of teams’ working relationships
  • Collaborates with project team, subcontractors and customers to ensure project goals are met
  • Demonstrates a clear and consistent approach to problem solving and provides innovative solutions
  • Develops, maintains and keeps projects in line with job progress schedule
  • Purchases and oversees the delivery of all materials to ensure optimum price, quality and conformance to specifications
  • Contracts with subcontractors and trade vendors to ensure all phases of the work are encompassed and a clear definition of work is defined
  • Reviews and approves subcontractor and vendor payment requests
  • Executes projects within initial established financial boundaries
  • Reviews progress and quality of work at jobsite
  • Conducts weekly jobsite coordinator meetings and delivers meetings minutes with team responsibilities/actions
  • Prepares reports to successfully manage the project, progress analysis/ schedules, billings and status reports
  • Organizes and maintains job files to ensure continuity of work flow in manager’s absence
  • Issues changes in the work to receive prices from subcontractors in a timely fashion
  • Issues appropriate change orders to subcontractors and customers
  • Reviews shop drawings and submittals to ensure compliance with scope of work
  • Delivers verbal and written project status reports to management


  • Minimum 5 years of relevant construction management experience
  • Minimum 3 years of profit and loss responsibility on multiple projects
  • Experience in the coordination of engineering and design activities
  • Detailed working knowledge of budgeting and forecasting
  • Experience with contracting methods such as lump sum, GMP, cost plus and fee based construction
  • Has managed all project activities on a minimum of 5 projects
  • Knowledgeable in the technical aspects of engineering and design to enhance team collaboration
  • Effectively communicates the costs and impacts of proposed changes with project team and client
  • Proficiency with computer software applications including Microsoft Office and Bluebeam
  • Four-yeardegree in a related field is desired.