Project Manager- Design/Construction

AEC Industry

 

Successful projects don’t just happen. They’re built on four basic principles: experience, reliability, responsiveness, and professionalism. At Envision Consultants, Ltd. (Envision), we put those principles to work for our clients every day. Founded in 1994 as a small, woman-owned, disadvantaged business enterprise, Envision has forged long-standing partnerships with clients who have relied on us again and again for highly responsive, results-driven services.

Envision works collaboratively alongside project owners, contractors, design professionals, and other stakeholders, providing design and construction support services that are tailored to the unique needs of each client and each project.

Despite the incredible challenges the past few years have brought to our lives and to our work, Envision has continued to grow and expand. Envision is thriving because we continue to offer the same mix of expertise, responsiveness, and reliability that have made us our clients’ “go-to” partner for the past 30 years. And, our recent growth is a reflection of that reliability. We invite you to learn more about Envision and imagine yourself as our next team member.

Summary/Objective

As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for directing the planning, design, and construction of parks, playgrounds, recreation centers, and libraries. Projects vary in size. Applicants with architecture, landscape architecture, and engineering experience are encouraged to apply.

Essential Functions

  • Inform design decisions utilizing professional background and technical expertise in architecture, landscape architecture, and/or site civil engineering.
  • Oversee the complete project development process during scope determination, schematic design, design development, construction documentation, bidding/procurement, and construction.
  • Integrate with other Agency stakeholders’ standards and community feedback in the project development process.
  • Act as the primary point of contact for non-profit project users that have been selected to deliver projects or actively manage a team of design/engineering consultants charged with completing the project development process.
  • Create project data and presentations for internal and external use (the community, City Agencies, etc.) as required.
  • Manage the creation and refinement of project budgets.
  • Oversee the creation and maintenance of monthly project schedules (critical path/milestones, lookaheads, etc.), developing strategies to stay on schedule.
  • Implement strategies that support diverse business and workforce development efforts.
  • Closely collaborate with community engagement efforts to ensure community input informs design.
  • Coordinate and review third-party QA/QC reviews at key design milestones.
  • Assess project documentation to ensure efficient bidding and participate in the review of bid proposals and vendor selection, informed by the program contract and workforce participation goals.
  • Participate in bi-weekly on-site construction meetings.
  • Evaluate unforeseen conditions requiring additional work and expenditure of contingency fund; determine the best plan of action with input from the design team; review contractor’s change order pricing.
  • Review design and construction payment requisitions.
  • Performs other related duties, as required, or assigned.

Competencies

  • Project Management
  • Thoroughness & Flexibility
  • Technical Capacity
  • Customer Service Skills
  • Organizational Skills
  • Ability to work effectively with a Team and as an Individual contributor
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Advanced Degree in Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Civil Engineering, and 10+ years of Project Management experience or the equivalent.
  • Sound knowledge of architectural and engineering principles and practices, project and contract administration; laws and codes.
  • Ability to review and inform plan and specification development, cost estimates, contract and budget preparation.
  • Familiarity with rules and regulations for environmental impact as they relate to construction.
  • Understand the need to travel to a local construction site.
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite and in project management tools.
  • Familiarity with design tools, such as AutoCAD.
  • Interest and ability to work in a team environment.
  • Must be capable of managing multiple projects in multiple stages of development simultaneously and confident in prioritizing tasks.
  • Comfortable in meeting timelines and facilitating decisions.
  • Ability to communicate clearly with different audiences.

Position Type

This is a full-time position.

Travel

Ability to travel to jobs sites and Envision’s offices.

Benefits

Envision Consultants, Ltd. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision Benefits, Retirement plans with Employer Contribution, Life/Disability Benefits, Flexible Spending Accounts, and a Health Savings Account.

Envision is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/W/D/V.

Contact Information

HR@eclimited.com
856.223.0800

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