Senior Project Manager

Orlando, FL | Direct

Post Date: 04/27/2017 Job ID: real_street-1683 Industry: Engineering Pay Rate: 114000.00 - 124800.00 YEAR

Job Description:


Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects.  As the leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S.


We currently have a great assignment for a Senior Project Manager with one of our top clients. As a Senior Project Manager, you will be supporting our client, a well-established contractor specializing in complex infrastructure, transportation and major building projects.  This is an exciting, long-term opportunity based in Orlando, Florida.


Job Responsibilities:


The Senior Project Manager is primarily responsible for the efficient execution of assigned projects while maintaining successful relationships with project owners, architects, engineers, subcontractors, suppliers and field teams.  The successful candidate will manage projects ranging in size up to $70 million for the aviation industry.  The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for the following: 

  • Manage preconstruction phase to include estimates, drawings, scope of work, subcontractor scopes and buyout
  • Develop and execute all subcontracts and purchase orders
  • Develop and provide Superintendent with drawings, scope of work, critical contact information, cost control information, job contact list and subcontract / purchase order agreements
  • Schedule pre-job conference with subcontractors / suppliers to review scope of work
  • Communicate with the Superintendent daily advising them of any changes or clarifications in the work
  • Work with the project team to create and update the project schedule weekly; review schedule and critical subcontractors / suppliers to ensure they are on schedule and material will arrive on time
  • Expedite and control RFI and Submittal process to keep contract schedule on track
  • Visit each job weekly or more frequently if needed to observe job progress
  • Assist with monitoring jobsite safety
  • Review job costs and labor hours with the Superintendent weekly
  • Document all schedule delays and update project schedule to project the delay
  • Document and communicate all change orders immediately
  • Keep change requests up to date in appropriate software for both owner and subcontractor / supplier requests
  • Hold weekly jobsite meetings with team; document discussions in meeting minutes
  • Submit monthly progress billings to accounting; compare job costs to progress billings to ensure positive cash flow
  • Submit timely and accurate cost to complete reports monthly
  • Manage project close out to include O&M manuals, as built drawings, warranty letters and close out reports

Job Requirements:


  • Specific qualifications for the Senior Project Manager role include:
  • 8-10 years of construction management experience required 
  • Must have prior experience working within aviation sector
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management required
  • Must hold current Certified Construction Manager (CCM) status OR Engineer-in-Training (EIT) status in state of Florida
  • Computer literate with advanced knowledge of Primavera P6 scheduling software and MS Office products required; Timberline experience preferred
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully manage cost, schedule, quality and safety on construction programs
  • Extensive experience in pre-construction, and pre-scope stages along with preparing bid packages
  • Experience preparing various construction reports
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills a must
  • OSHA certification preferred



Our client offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Health, dental, vision, and prescription coverage
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • 401(k) with generous company match
  • Paid time off

Build a better construction career with RealStreet and contact us today!



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