Construction Managers

Midlothian, VA /
Construction /
Progressive Design, Inc. is currently seeking an entrepreneurial spirited Construction Manager. We believe our entrepreneurial spirit is what sets us apart from the competition. Construction Managers are responsible for coordinating and managing all construction-related activities. Local opportunities in the Richmond area or non-local per-diem opportunities with per diem are available.

Job Responsibilities:
Responsibilities may vary depending on client opportunity.
Act as primary client contact for all project-field activities.
Lead the construction team through the duration of construction, testing and commissioning of projects.
Work with the Project Team and hold responsibility to safeguard the overall project schedule and budget.
Monitor contractors for safe working practices to ensure compliance with all applicable safety regulations.
Conduct site meetings, dealing with Contractor(s) work progress, schedule reviews, and construction coordination.
Ensure all activities are performed in accordance with safety first, design, budget and schedule, accounting requirements, and quality standards.
Communicate with appropriate stakeholders involved in projects to ensure mutual understanding of requirements, resources, progress and barriers.
Assist with implementation/interpretation of safety programs.
Ensure all construction is in compliance with design specifications.
Inspect and review projects to monitor compliance with building and safety codes, and other regulations.
Participate in project decisions regarding technical approaches, cost, scheduling, and performance.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:
Minimum of 15 years’ experience with heavy industrial construction projects.
Strong computer skills in MS Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.
Have knowledge of MS Project, Primavera or similar scheduling software and scheduling protocols.
Strong problem solving and decision making skills.
Strong organizing, planning, prioritization and time management skills.
Be able to work with minimum supervision and have effective communication skills. 
Able to qualify for work in the field including confined space, climbing stairs and ladders, wearing a respirator, etc.

We offer a fast paced, exciting work environment with a competitive compensation package including time and half for overtime work.