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Construction Project Manager

  • Location: Raritan, 08869
  • Salary: 58.62
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 22 days ago

Dynamic contract opportunity with a progressive commercial real estate services company.

Position: Construction Project Manager
Location: Raritan, New Jersey 08869
Hourly Rate: $58.62/hr.
Term: 6+ Months Contract

Day-to-Day 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.
  • May 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.
  • Responsible for setting work unit and/or project deadlines.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Is it a good fit? (Requirements):
  • Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
  • Preferred experience, working knowledge of medium voltage distribution systems, substations, UPS, Arc Flash, electrical Single Line Diagrams and Building Automation Systems.
  • Minimum four or more years' construction administration, engineering or similar experience.
  • Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Licensure as Professional Engineer is desired.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Requires advanced knowledge of financial terms and principles.
  • Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and commissions.
  • Conducts advanced financial analysis.
  • Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex documents.
  • Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations.
  • Requires advanced analytical and quantitative skills.
  • Ability to read and understand architectural drawings.
  • Passion for being detail oriented and highly organized.
 
An additional requirement for this role is the ability to comply with COVID-19 health and safety protocols, including COVID-19 vaccination proof and/or rigorous testing.

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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