Senior Project Manager - Commercial Construction

Detroit, Michigan Permanent USD120,000 - USD160,000 per year
  • Opportunity to lead your own commercial construction division
  • Top General Contractor in Detroit with a strong pipeline of projects

About Our Client

Our client has over 50 years of experience building world-class facilities for both commercial, multi-family, & industrial clients. They offer expertise within the fields of pre-construction, construction management, general contracting, closeout, and commissioning. Based in Detroit Michigan, their team has worked on some of the most technically challenging construction projects. Due to a strong pipeline, they are looking to add a key member to their leadership team in the form of a Construction Senior Project Manager.

Job Description

The key responsibilities of the Construction Senior Project Manager (Detroit, MI) are:

  • Plan, schedule, or coordinate construction project activities to meet deadlines.
  • Prepare and submit budget estimates, progress reports, or cost tracking reports.
  • Interpret and explain plans and contract terms to representatives of the owner or developer, including administrative staff, workers, or clients.
  • Direct and supervise construction or related workers.
  • Prepare contracts or negotiate revisions to contractual agreements with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers, or subcontractors.
  • Confer with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, or design professionals to discuss and resolve matters, such as work procedures, complaints, or construction problems.
  • Plan, organize, or direct activities concerned with the construction or maintenance of structures, facilities, or systems.
  • Study job specifications to determine appropriate construction methods.
  • Inspect or review projects to monitor compliance with building and safety codes or other regulations.
  • Investigate damage, accidents, or delays at construction sites to ensure that proper construction procedures are being followed.
  • Implement new or modified plans in response to delays, bad weather, or construction site emergencies.
  • Develop or implement quality control programs.
  • Requisition supplies or materials to complete construction projects.
  • Determine labor requirements for dispatching workers to construction sites.
  • Contract or oversee craftwork, such as painting or plumbing.
  • Inspect or review projects to monitor compliance with environmental regulations.
  • Perform, or contract others to perform, pre-building assessments, such as conceptual cost estimating, rough order of magnitude estimating, feasibility, or energy efficiency, environmental, and sustainability assessments.
  • Develop or implement environmental protection programs.
  • Apply for and obtain all necessary permits or licenses.
  • Evaluate construction methods and determine the cost-effectiveness of plans, using computer models.

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 successful Construction Senior Project Manager (Detroit, MI):

  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management or a related field preferred
  • 7-15 years of experience as a Construction Project Manager
  • 10+ years of ground-up commercial or industrial construction experience
  • 2+ years experience leading as head Project Manager
  • Projects ranging from $2-200 million

What's on Offer

What is on offer to the Construction Senior Project Manager (Detroit, MI):

  • base salary ranging from $125,000 - $160,000+ depending on experience
  • Company Truck and Gas Card
  • Potential for large bonuses and partial ownership in projects
  • 401k Match (8%)
  • Health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Flexible hours, Competitive PTO policy
  • A diverse portfolio of projects and a strong pipeline
  • Paid paternity and maternity leave
  • Comapny sponsored events
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