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Construction Project Manager

Company:
Confidential
Location:
Atlanta, Georgia, United States
Salary:
DOE
Posted:
November 07, 2016
Description:

Construction Project Manager

Job Description:

Overview

The Construction Manager will oversee and be responsible for all construction activities related to new construction, renovations and various capex projects. The Construction Manager will work closely with the development and investment team throughout the construction/renovation life of a project. The Construction Manager will be responsible for ensuring quality deliverables, on-time and within budget. In addition, the Construction Manager will bring to the table the latest in cost-saving applications and green initiatives.

Responsibilities

Manage the design process from schematic drawings to 100% construction drawings, specification sheets, interact with design, construction, management and stakeholders, and produce scope/price documents

Familiar with the procurement of construction services, contract award & buy-out, authoring of RFI’s, AIA industry-standard documents and exhibits and ability to produce contract documents.

Manage, coordinate, and inspect contractor work while project is in progress and be able to contribute feedback that might make work safer, cheaper, cleaner, lower impact or any other way improve the operational success of the projects

Regularly conduct & lead construction meetings, prepare & distribute meeting minutes, track change order requests, track problem issues and react to feedback from Property Management personnel, prepare reports on project details and communicate overall project goals and details to senior asset/investment/construction managers

Maintain project management logs (RFIs, changes, submittals, construction documents, FF&E, close-out)

Familiarity with accepted buildings practices, materials and techniques, knowledge of common and general code requirements, ADA requirements, mechanical systems and components, permitting processes and requirements, market pricing and lien waivers.

Regularly communicate and interact with Directors of Investments, Directors of Operations and Community Managers to keep them informed on progress with all construction projects.

Understand building science concepts related to energy efficiency, building envelope sealing, mechanical systems, insulation, window and siding, measurement and reporting of unit energy audits, compilation of applications and documentation necessary to apply for rebates, ability to work with third-party testers, processors and utility personnel, ability to track rebate totals and evaluation of future projects.

All other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OF THE POSITION:

Ability to manage multiple projects at different stages of renovation/construction

Understanding of legal contracts, AIA documents and other related construction draw forms

Ability to communicate with all levels of Associates

Understanding of the due diligence process and associated deliverables

Computer skills to allow for creation of spreadsheets

Expertise in Timberline

Understanding and management of bid process

Analytical and costing skills

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

Minimum of 5 years of real estate experience required

Experience in the construction field in either new construction, renovation and rehab, development, commercial preferably in the multifamily or hotel construction/renovation sector

Bachelor’s degree preferably in construction management, construction/building science, engineering, business management or architecture and design

MS Word, MS Excel, Interpersonal Skills, MS Project, Adobe Acrobat, Professional demeanor and comportment

This position is: New Position

Is there a bonus structure? 10%

Is there equity? No

Who does this position report to? Director of Construction

Does this position have direct reports? Yes

What are the 3-4 non-negotiable requirements on this position? 3-4 years Construction experience at site level Bachelors in Construction Management or similar Expertise in Timberline Understanding and management of bid process Analytical and costing skills

What are the nice-to-have skills? Ability to manage multiple projects at different stages of renovation/construction Understanding of legal contracts, AIA documents and other related construction draw forms Ability to communicate with all levels of Associates

What is exciting about this opportunity? Please use this section to describe team and company culture. The Construction Manager will oversee and be responsible for all construction activities related to new construction, renovations and various capex projects. The Construction Manager will work closely with the development and investment team throughout the construction/renovation life of a project. The Construction Manager will be responsible for ensuring quality deliverables, on-time and within budget. In addition, the Construction Manager will bring to the table the latest in cost-saving applications and green initiatives.