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Construction Project Manager

The Construction Project Manager ensures the timely and costly completion of construction projects by overseeing all phases of the project. He/She works with a variety of stakeholders to schedule and plan work, coordinate equipment and materials, operate within budget, and monitor overall progress.

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversees, manages and directs construction projects from beginning to end
  • Reviews and monitors the project in-depth
  • Ensures schedule of all the deliverables
  • Budgets planning and cost estimating
  • Tracks inventory regularly
  • Prepares internal and external reports pertaining to job status
  • Plans ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones
  • Monitors and guides compliance with building and safety regulations
  • Trains and gives feedback to construction workers and subcontractors
  • Ensures tools, materials and equipment
  • Manages and mitigates risks
  • Always ensure quality construction standards

Job Requirements/Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in building science, construction management, or civil engineering
  • Comfortable reading and understanding blueprints and drawings
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and general computer software
  • In depth knowledge of construction, engineering, and architecture principles
  • Ability to budget, schedule, negotiate, and control costs
  • Thorough familiarity with contract and subcontract documents, terms, and conditions

Skills needed for this role

The Construction Project Manager must have excellent resource, planning, and time management skills. He/She must have superior management and delegation capabilities. Having leadership, project, and time management skills are also essential for this role.

Career Level


Job Specializations

Construction, Operations