Senior Project Manager

Location
Rochester, Minnesota (US)
Salary
Salary DOE
Posted
Mar 14, 2018
Industry
Construction

JOB DESCRIPTION

This position is responsible to manage complex and/or multiple construction projects to promote quality outcomes, provide a safe working environment, and maximize financial performance.

Please include resume when applying.

ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Establishes and/or manages construction project costs for multiple construction projects to promote quality outcomes, provide a safe working environment, and maximize financial performance
  • Identifies and controls project risk, in coordination with the project team, to promote quality outcomes, provide a safe working environment, and mitigate financial exposure
  • Develops and maintains positive relationships with stakeholders to promote project efficiency and position Knutson for future opportunities
  • Identifies, initiates, and/or participates in business development opportunities with existing and new clients to support the growth objectives of Knutson
  • Participates in the selection, training, development, and performance of project management staff to retain a motivated, professional workforce
  • Knowledge of and skill in participating in owner contract negotiations including making recommendations on contract terms
  • Skill in identifying and managing contractor related risk
  • Ability to resolve complex employee problems
  • Demonstrated ability to resolve highly complex constructability issues
  • Knowledge of and basic skill in using personal computers and related Microsoft software including project management applications
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply construction processes
  • Basic knowledge of quality and constructability issue
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply project management principles (such as scheduling and estimating)
  • Knowledge of subcontracting processes including soliciting bids, reviews of scopes, and drafting contracts
  • Basic knowledge of project budgets and change management processes
  • Basic knowledge of KC accounting processes and systems
  • Basic knowledge of permitting processes
  • Skill in verbal and written communication with project teams, subcontractors, field personnel and owners
  • Skill in facilitating meetings (as assigned)
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet timelines for multiple projects

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED

Education/Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or a related field and 10+ years of commercial general contracting experience Or Associate’s Degree in a construction related field and 10+ years of commercial general contracting experience. Construction-related certifications are desirable.

Knutson is an Equal Opportunity Contractor/Employer.

More searches like this