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Annapolis Junction, MD

Date Posted: December 20, 2017
Job Type: Temporary
Job ID: 293078

Job Description

Project Manager

SUMMARY

Plans, directs, and coordinates activities of designated project to ensure that goals or objectives of project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

 

  • Reviews project proposal or plan to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various phases of project.

 

  • Establishes work plan and staffing for each phase of project, and arranges for recruitment or assignment of project personnel.

 

  • Confers with project staff to outline work plan and to assign duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority.

 

  • Directs and coordinates activities of project personnel to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget.

 

  • Reviews status reports prepared by project personnel and modifies schedules or plans as required.

 

  • Prepares project reports for management, client, or others.

 

  • Confers with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems.

 

  • Coordinates project activities with activities of governmental agencies and subcontractors.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

1.    Education and/or Experience

Civil Engineering, Construction Management or related degree or more than 10 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

2.    Language Skills

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations. Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.  Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

 

3.    Mathematical Skills

Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and trigonometry. Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

 

4.    Reasoning Ability

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

 

5.    Computer Skills

To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Database software; Internet software; Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software. Viewpoint and Viewpoint Project Controls.  Should have an understanding of Primavera and other scheduling software as well as owner database and collaboration systems.

 

6.    Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

Not required but beneficial; design build and/or construction management certifications, professional licensing and other certificates related to construction, quality and safety.

 

7.    Other Skills and Abilities

Manage the project team to ensure that goals or objectives of project are accomplished.

 

8.    Other Qualifications

Demonstrates or develops a thorough understanding of Construction processes and procedures and ensures all personnel are adhering.

 

Demonstrates or develops the ability to effectively use Construction Job Cost and project controls software to perform management tasks. Follows and promotes client Core Values.

 

9.    Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is regularly required to stand; walk and sit. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Understands and is able to analyze and execute CPM based project schedules.