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GC Project Manager

Job description

Auburn Hills, MI

We are seeking a GC Project Manager with 5-10 years of experience in Industrial and Heavy Commercial projects. The ideal candidate has a strong GC resume with self-perform experience as a bonus. The function of this position is to manage Construction Projects in the Industrial and Commercial Markets. This may entail one large project at a time or several small to medium size projects at once. Project delivery methods may include Self-Perform, General Contracting, or Construction Management. Project sizes ranging from $500,000 to $15,000,000 USD and may include some travel. Location varies from office to part-time office/jobsite to full-time jobsite.

Responsible for project finances including profit/loss, cost-overruns, negotiating change orders with clients for scope changes and financial reporting.
Document control using project management programs (pre-construction documents, submittals, RFIs / DCRs, punchlist(s) & closeout).
Participate with estimating team to perform project buyout.
Assist with estimating (budgets, bulletins, and change request/field order quotations).
Manage self-perform and subcontractors scope coordination with field supervision.
Maintain positive and open relationship with customers.
Establish construction budget and job setup.
Oversee project planning, scheduling, logistics, engineering and safety plans and procedures as required by project.
Responsible for project schedule baseline or direct involvement using software tools such as Microsoft Project / Primavera.
Draft letters of intent, POs, and master sub agreements as needed.
Manage project submittal process, or work with assigned project engineer to draft submittal log for PM review, process submittals from vendors & subcontractors and maintain submittal log, verify shop drawings, manage submittal status to project schedule.
Assist in assembling drawings & specs for field distribution.
Assist with new hire processes for field staff.
During project construction: maintain record drawing set, manage ongoing submittal process, manage and motive RFI log, labor budgeting and forecasting (GC and/or self-perform projects), input with change order requests / extra work pricing, purchasing and expediting materials & equipment, project scheduling updates & monitoring.
During project closeout, review closeout binder and provide to owner and for record purposes, oversee and work with team to procure closeout documentation from vendors & subs, manage project punch list, manage ISO closeout procedures.
Travel may be required.

College Degree - Bachelor’s in Construction Management, Engineering or equivalent.
5-10 years related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and/or experience.
Desired candidate has some knowledge of construction cost, scheduling, estimating, purchasing, technology, equipment, methods, accounting principles, and engineering principles/techniques.
Automotive project experience is preferred.
Maintenance contract experience is preferred.
Ability to estimate is preferred.
Ability to schedule is preferred.
Experience with self-performing general contractor is preferred.
Knowledge of Sage 300, ProCore, Prolog and/or Contract Manager is preferred.
Excellent communication, planning, organizational and supervisory skills are required.
Design/Build, General Contractor, Construction Management project delivery experience.