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Construction Manager in Fairfield, NJ at Lucas Group

Date Posted: 7/22/2018

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Job Information:Job ID: 223132
Location: Suffern, New York 10901
Industry: Construction Services
Occupational Category: Manufacturing
Position Level: Manager
Education: Some college, no degree
Employment Type: Full TimeDescription:

One of New Jersey’s Premier Regional Real Estate Company develops, builds, markets and invests in a diversified range of real estate, including residential and commercial properties.  Celebrating its 55th year in 2018, the company continues to advance its pursuit of new opportunities in the real estate marketplace, while adhering to the long tradition of personal and corporate integrity.

As a leader in luxury residential real estate, the continued growth has created an opportunity for a Construction Project Manager for our newest construction project.

In this role, you will manage and direct the construction activities of a multi-family residential community to meet or exceed established project goals and milestones.  The Project Manager will assure that construction is performed cost effectively, within budget and on schedule, and completed to the company’s high standards.

Qualifications:
  • 10 years’ construction experience w/multifamily residential communities with prior experience as in project management with a successful builder of multi-family apartment communities
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of construction laws in New Jersey
  • Strong knowledge of apartment complex mechanical systems
  • Management of a large staff of laborers and construction workers
  • Experience in full cycle estimating and purchasing, from estimating to bidding through purchasing
  • Excellent scheduling, problem resolution, and communication skills
  • Demonstrated good judgment in recommendations and decisions in formulating and executing project strategy
  • Computer literate in Microsoft Office suite and Timberline Management software systems
Experience Requirements:
  • 10 years’ construction experience w/multifamily residential communities with prior experience as in project management with a successful builder of multi-family apartment communities
Responsibilities:
  • Direct the construction activities of a multi-family residential community to meet or exceed established project goals and milestones
  • The Project Manager will assure that construction is performed cost effectively, within budget and on schedule, and completed to the company’s high standards
  • Manage and coordinate construction of building and site work
  • Direct all contractors, vendors, on-site personnel, and activities
  • Assure schedules and budgets are met
  • Check and coordinate all architectural plans.  Coordinate plumbing, electric, HVAC, telephone, cable, low voltage, structural, Energy Star certification and inspections, and other rough installations for locations and conflicts
  • Supervise/coordinate deliveries and count all materials, i.e. steel, lumber, roofing, siding, doors, windows, etc. as necessary
  • Perform plan review on all buildings to define exact look and components
  • Record construction progress, monitor quality of work, supervise contractors’ supervisors.  Communicate with various contractors/vendors, assure proper and timely implementation of construction methods, and assure construction is free of defects
  • Liaison and coordinate sub-contractors, engineers, architects, town officials and town inspectors insure project progress and resolve problems or disputes, as necessary
  • Forecast contractor staffing and personnel requirements and allocate contractors and personnel based upon construction schedules and provide to management weekly
  • Supervise work of laborers. Determine number of laborers that are necessary.  Assure time sheets are submitted and approved for work hours at each project
  • Schedule and walk-through inspections with government regulators, building, fire, electric, plumbing, health department, town engineer inspectors, professionals, etc.
  • Complete all required documentation, including reports/daily activity logbook
Lucas Group is North America's premier executive search firm. Since 1970, our culture and methodologies have driven superior results. We assist mid-tier to Fortune 500 clients find transcendent, executive talent; candidates fully realize their career ambitions; and associates find professional success. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA with 15 regional offices, our trusted, consultative, and passionate recruitment professionals combine industry depth and geographic breadth to deliver superior results. To learn more, please visit Lucas Group at www.lucasgroup.com.