CBRE Heery is seeking a Senior Construction Project Manager to manage major capital projects within the educational and municipal market sectors. This position will be responsible for project management services on public sector projects providing project management leadership during design and construction through to final close out and project turnover to the client. Experience as a member of the project leadership team of public and/or private sector design and construction projects exceeding $50M is preferred. Candidates should have extensive experience leading projects utilizing various type of construction delivery methods, including design/bid/build and construction manager at risk delivery. Candidates with significant experience with design/build delivery method will be deemed highly advantageous.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Conduct periodic site visits to monitor the progress of construction, review status of work completed during the period covered, review that work is generally proceeding in a good and workmanlike manner and in general accordance with the approved drawings and specifications.
Review contractors' direct cost payment requisitions and budget status, review of subcontracts, bonds/subcontractor default insurance, review of change orders, review of Developer's monthly Job Cost Reports, opine on adequacy of contingency, review of construction and disbursement schedules, review of lien waiver and other documentation submitted by the Developer.
Prepare Project Status Reports and recommend the release of construction funds.
Review contract drawings and specifications and opine for completeness and general compliance with commonly accepted architectural /engineering best practices.
Analyze the Developer's direct and indirect cost budget including cost estimate back-up and coordinate with the Cost Advisory group performing parameter estimates, spot quantity take-offs and review of supporting documentation submitted by the Developer, contractor and subcontractors.
Review and make relevant comments concerning the terms of the construction agreement, the submitted subcontracts, architectural and engineering design agreements, building loan agreement as well as review both Contractor and Architect's qualification statements.
Review and comment on construction and disbursement schedules as well as other submitted document including but not limited to: zoning approvals, certified surveys, building permits and approvals, utility company approval letters, soil and foundation engineering reports, and designer's certification of code and ADA compliance.
Prepare Construction Risk Assessment Reports.
Other duties as assigned.
No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. Provides informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to coworkers. May lead project teams and/or plan, and supervise assignments of lower level employees.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field. Minimum eight or more years' construction administration, architecture, engineering or similar experience.
The preferred candidate will have a minimum of 20 years of experience in the design and construction industry, with a minimum of 10 years as a senior project manager on capital projects in excess of $50M.
CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES
Licensure as either a Professional Engineer or Registered Architect is desired.
Registered Architect or Professional Engineer Preferred
USGBC / LEED Accredited Professional (BD+C) Preferred
Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) Certified Construction Manager (CCM) Preferred
Massachusetts Certified Public Procurement Official (MCPPO) Certification for Owner's Project Manager Preferred
First Aid / CPR / AED Certification Preferred
OSHA 10 Hour Certification / OSHA 30 Preferred
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information.
Ideal candidates will possess excellent written and verbal communication skills and be able to successfully manage the workflow of large capital projects. Experience working successfully with clients and developing a high level of trust as one of the key points of contact for the team is required. Candidates should have experience managing some direct reports and/or overseeing the project team utilizing electronic project management systems, such as Procore, eBuilder, Kahua or similar systems.
Requires in-depth knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate complex figures. Ability to forecast and prepare budgets. Conducts financial/business analysis including the preparation of reports.
Ability to solve advanced problems and deal with a variety of options in complex situations. Requires expert level analytical and quantitative skills with proven experience in developing strategic solutions for a growing matrix-based multi-industry sales environment. Draws upon the analysis of others and makes recommendations that have a direct impact on the company.
OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES
Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office Suite. Ability to read and understand architectural drawings. Knowledge in MS Project, leases, contracts, and construction practices.
Knowledge of the entitlement/permitting process and construction delivery methods and agreements. Familiarity with construction best practices, general building codes, and various building types and systems. Passion for being detail oriented and highly organized
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY
Decisions made with in-depth understanding and interpretation of procedures, company policies and business practices to achieve general results. Responsible for setting department deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause long-term impact to co-workers, supervisor, department and/or line of business.
Internal Number: 19023387
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