Careers

The Construction Project Manager we are looking for will be responsible for overseeing a wide variety of tasks in our Construction Consulting division, including but not limited to: surety claim investigations and management of project completion for surety clients. Additional tasks would include: project management as owner’s representative / owner’s project manager, damage assessments, construction defect investigation, contract claim analysis and reporting, cost estimating, litigation support, property condition assessments, and acting as an expert witness in construction-related matters.

Project Manager

Provide management and review for multiple projects and consulting engagements; provide assistance and support to the Division Manager and team staff. Project Managers are responsible for delivering outstanding professional services within their geographical realm and skill-set. Client satisfaction is essential.

Core Responsibilities

  • Effective management of select assignments; meeting budget and delivery timeframes; ensuring client satisfaction.
  • Ensuring that assignments are executed with technical proficiency, accuracy, and professionalism.
  • Providing support to other regions in the event of a natural disaster.
  • Developing technical specialization and expertise that benefits the company and broadens our service offerings.
  • Timely review and processing of client deliverables.
  • Timely submission of time and expenses on a weekly basis.
  • Make employee safety a priority both in-house and on-site, in accordance with corporate policy

Position Requirements

  • Travel as required to fulfill position and project responsibilities.
  • Able to demonstrate experience in the management of construction designs, budgets and schedules.
  • Experience in delivery of projects on-time and on-budget.
  • Able to communicate effectively (written and verbal) with superiors, co-workers, clients and subcontractors
  • Able to provide oversight and direction to junior staff
  • Other duties as assigned by Division Manager   

Qualifications

Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical, construction-related field (i.e.: architecture, construction management, engineering).
  • A license in at least one state within his/her geographic region is preferred, but not required.

Experience

  • Proven track record of Project Management
  • Prefer a minimum of five to seven years of experience in construction activities directly related to claim management and investigation.
  • Ability to buyout projects, formulate contract agreements, analyze and interpret project cost controls, direct subcontractor work and perform risk analysis.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Must be able to perform complex tasks and handle multiple priorities, and have the ability to perform exceptionally under high stress conditions.
  • Knowledge of computer operations and standard software packages (word processing, spreadsheets, Adobe) required.
  • Advanced degree or certification not required but beneficial.
  • Understanding of CPM scheduling. A basic knowledge of Microsoft Project is preferred and knowledge of Primavera is a plus.

Special

  • OSHA-10 or -30 certification preferred
  • Industry accepted roof inspection certification is preferred.

Physical Requirement

  • Able to carry and operate a 24-foot extension ladder unassisted
  • Able to walk on sloped roofs
  • Able to work in small spaces (attics, crawl spaces)

Please send your resume to resumes@vertexeng.com for consideration.