Senior Project Manager

Swinerton Builders     Construction     General Contracting     GA-Atlanta     June 11, 2020

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Swinerton Builders

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Swinerton Builders is a commercial construction company that provides services in the Western United States for commercial office, retail, multi-family residential, hospitality, healthcare, education, and the entertainment sectors.

Position Overview

We're committed to bringing passion and customer focus to the business.

Primary Location:

Atlanta GA

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Job Description Summary:

Overall management of construction project resulting in successful project completion.

Looking for a candidate with a strong desire for career advancement and growth. A candidate with proven track record of commitment to excellence, leadership, and career growth.

Job Description:

You Represent:

Swinerton’s Core Values of Integrity, Leadership, Passion, and Excellence

You Are:

  • An enthusiastic, positive individual with a “can-do” attitude
  • Committed, tenacious, and persistent in the pursuit of your, your team’s, and company goals
  • An ethical individual who is respectful of and respected by others
  • An individual who pays attention to detail in your own and others’ work
  • A results-oriented individual who is resourceful and creative in overcoming challenges and identifying necessary actions to execute on individual and team objectives
  • Accountable, fulfilling commitments and reaching objectives consistently
  • An individual who is adaptable with a good sense of timing who understands which actions will be most effective at specific moments and can recognize when a situation is urgent
  • A good listener with the ability to build trusted partnerships, internally and externally
  • Professional and able to maintain confidentiality, emotional control, and composure
  • A coach / mentor to others who empowers others to make decisions when appropriate and leads by example
  • Goal-oriented, setting clear “stretch” goals for yourself and others and holds others accountable and set high expectations of self and team
  • Someone who is autonomous and willing to make decisions independently when needed
  • Proactive and forward-thinking with the ability to anticipate needs or challenges and provide options to the business
  • Socially Responsible, acting in the best interest of employees, community, and environment
  • Able to assess talent and build high-performing teams
  • A collaborative leader who seeks to leverage other’s expertise and input in pursuit of establishing best practices and new initiatives
  • Able to work effectively in a fast-paced environment requiring extensive multi-tasking and dealing with unplanned operational needs

Skills You Have:

  • Verbal Communication
  • Written communication
  • Task / Time Management
  • Technology Application
  • Problem Solving
  • Decision Making
  • Analysis
  • Critical Thinking
  • Developing & Managing People
  • Meeting Facilitation
  • Networking
  • Recruiting
  • Influence
  • External Awareness
  • Performance Management
  • Delegation
  • Conflict Management
  • Critical Conversations
  • Presentation Skills
  • Business Acumen
  • Business Development

Knowledge / Experience You Have:

  • Managing human, financial, and information resources strategically
  • Effectively and consistently identifies pursues and captures valuable new work with high-quality business partners
  • Desired knowledge of the construction business – industry trends, current practices, self-perform and common processes as it pertains to risk, safety, accounting, and operations
  • Well versed in Microsoft Suite
  • Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or Architectural or equivalent experience
  • Working knowledge of SAGE Estimating, CMiC, AutoCad, Bluebeam, P6 a plus
  • Minimum of 8 years of field construction management experience in a commercial ground up construction environment including supervisory skills
  • Strong desire for career advancement and growth
  • Specific local market knowledge and subcontractor relations in Atlanta and Southeast region

Key Responsibilities in the Role:

  • Negotiate, prepare, and issue cost effective and accurate subcontract bid / scope packages
  • Evaluate future implication of current decisions and actions
  • Achieve cohesive, positive, and mutually supportive culture with teams
  • Identify and evaluate resources and plan for their utilization throughout the execution of long-range plans
  • Assist with business development and participate in job interviews
  • Lead and manage jobsite mobilization and setup efforts
  • Assist in developing the division strategy, vision, and business planning process
  • Ensure all formal and informal client issues and concerns are effectively managed and resolved in a timely manner maximizing client satisfaction where possible
  • Effectively and consistently identifies, pursues, and captures value new work with high-quality business partners  
  • Able to effectively present to a wide variety of stakeholders. Presentations are sharp, organized, visually effective, thoughtful, and thought-provoking
  • Know and use project management control systems (scheduling, estimating, cost control, procurement and business development)
  • Establish project practices that avoid and mitigate claims and conflict while ensuring project fee is profitable
  • Effectively manage and build strong partnerships with subcontractors throughout the project ensuring compliance with subcontract requirements (schedule, manpower, scope, safety, contingencies, quality, etc.)
  • Directs preconstruction services and activities. Works with clients and consultants to design projects that meet clients’ needs
  • Develop and maintain good relationship with Owner, Architect and Subcontractors
  • Work with Superintendent to develop safety plans and to implement safety procedures
  • Manage day-to-day work on projects in construction phases; coordinate and make recommendations regarding status of work
  • Foster a culture that retains strong talent at all levels

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

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