Construction Project Manager | Academic and Hospital Projects

Boston, Massachusetts Permanent USD130,000 - USD160,000 per year
  • Join a leader in Boston's lab & life science construction market!
  • Pay up to $160K + bonus, 401k+match, 3 weeks PTO & Hybrid Flex!

About Our Client

This General Contractor is one of Boston's most-established and reputable contractors and is big enough to support some of the high-profile jobs in Massachusetts; Paid-parking at the office/on-site for long-term clients; well-staffed projects; overtime pay for Saturday/Sunday work. They have been in business for over 120 years and have one of the best client relationship track records in the industry. They pride themselves in their relationships built with their subcontractors and taking on large and challenging projects with ease.

Job Description

The Project Manager Heathcare/Academic projects will be responsible for:

  1. Project Planning and Execution:

    • Develop comprehensive project plans, including budgets, schedules, and resource allocation.
    • Coordinate and supervise all construction activities to ensure compliance with project plans, specifications, and contractual obligations.
    • Implement and monitor project schedules, milestones, and deliverables to ensure timely completion of all project phases.
    • Conduct regular site visits to assess progress, resolve issues, and ensure adherence to quality and safety standards.
  2. Team Management:

    • Build and lead project teams, including architects, engineers, subcontractors, and vendors.
    • Assign tasks and responsibilities to team members, ensuring clear communication of project objectives and expectations.
    • Provide guidance, support, and motivation to team members, fostering a collaborative and productive work environment.
    • Conduct regular team meetings to review progress, address challenges, and identify opportunities for improvement.
  3. Client and Stakeholder Relations:

    • Serve as the primary point of contact for clients, maintaining strong relationships and ensuring client satisfaction throughout the project lifecycle.
    • Collaborate with architects, engineers, and other stakeholders to address design changes, scope adjustments, and project requirements.
    • Manage project communications, including progress reports, change orders, and project documentation.
    • Proactively identify and resolve any issues or conflicts that may arise during the project, ensuring effective stakeholder management.
  4. Budget and Cost Control:

    • Develop and manage project budgets, ensuring financial goals are met and profitability is maintained.
    • Monitor project costs, track expenses, and review change orders to control budget variances.
    • Implement effective cost-saving measures and value engineering strategies without compromising project quality.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

The Project Manager Heathcare/Academic projects will have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in project management, specifically leading Healthcare or Academic construction projects.
  • Strong knowledge of healthcare and academic construction processes, codes, and regulations.
  • Proficient in project management software and tools (e.g., Primavera, Procore, Microsoft Project).
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with multidisciplinary teams and stakeholders.
  • Proven track record of successfully delivering complex projects within budget and schedule constraints.
  • Solid understanding of construction contracts, risk management, and legal requirements.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and the capacity to make informed decisions under pressure.
  • Attention to detail, with a focus on quality assurance and compliance.

What's on Offer

The Project Manager Heathcare/Academic projects will receive:

  • Competitive Base salary up to $160K+
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • Work from home flexibility
  • Discretionary Bonus program
  • 401K+ match
  • Dog Friendly office
  • 100% employer paid healthcare
  • Travel reimbursement for Public transit and parking
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