Sr. Project Manager - Healthcare, Labs & Higher Ed Construction

Newton, Massachusetts Permanent USD130,000 - USD160,000 per year
  • Join one of Boston's most established GCs with 60+ years in business
  • 100% employer paid benefits, 401K, bonus, flex scheduling & more!

About Our Client

My client is one of the premier General Contractors in Boston!

  • 60+ years in business
  • Portfolio across Healthcare, Labs, Academic & Defense
  • Partner with high profile Boston based universities, hospitals, R&Ds and more!
  • Projects up to $35M; new construction & renovations
  • Excellent book of repeat business (80%+ of work coming from repeat clients)
  • Offers flex scheduling for office staff
  • 100% employer paid benefits

Job Description

As the Sr. Project Manager, you will:

  • Establish the project control plan. Control the rate of production and quality on all projects, their associated cost and expected receipts.
  • Establish base line and monitor construction schedules. Insure construction schedules are adhered and deadlines met.
  • Secure building permits, licenses and occupancy certificates.
  • Monitor/control construction through administrative direction of on-site Superintendent to ensure building the project on schedule and within budget. Investigate potentially serious situations and implement corrective measures.
  • Manage financial aspects of contracts (fee payment, rental equipment, income/expenses, etc.) to protect company's interest and simultaneously maintain good relationship with client and Architect. Review job cost reports and maintain accurate and timely indicated cost reporting.
  • Coordinate meetings with Owner's representatives, Architects/Engineers for obtaining approvals to jointly discuss procedures, progress, problems and scheduling.
  • Assist in preparation of bid day information.
  • Author and issue meeting minutes promptly.
  • Schedule and assist in progress meetings with Trade Contractors and Construction Superintendents.
  • Secure scheduling for equipment, material, shop drawing submittals and deliveries.
  • Assume additional responsibilities or special projects as needed

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 Sr. Project Manager will have:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Building Construction Technology, or related field preferred
  • 7-10+ years of project management experience with a general contractor
  • Experience managing projects within the healthcare, life science, higher-education or defense space (required)
  • Ability to plan, organize, and coordinate multiple projects
  • Strong computer/software skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

What's on Offer

The Sr. Construction Project Manager will receive:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Comprehensive benefits package including 100% employer paid
  • 401K with match
  • 3 weeks PTO
  • Flex scheduling
  • Bonus potential
  • Opportunity to work directly with Executive Leadership
  • Unlimited upward mobility
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