The Project Manager provides direct support to project labor teams in the heavy, highway, infrastructure, site work, and concrete construction industry on projects up to $10 million. Planning and execution of the job includes resolving issues, managing resources, project coordination, interfacing with all levels of project representatives regarding the project's progress, and oversight of project accounting to efficiently, successfully, and profitably complete assigned construction projects.
Serve as the single point-of-contact, establishing, maintaining and managing customer/owner, and subcontractor expectations regarding overall project performance.
Report project status and performance data to owner and team members
Plan, monitor, and control the project throughout its lifecycle
Set-up job cost codes and budgets
Code invoices with job cost codes
Ensure that project reporting is submitted on-time (Submittals, Minority, Progress, etc.)
Review supplier\sub quotes and order materials for jobs using company’s PO System
Prepare schedules for jobs
Attend job meetings including pre-construction, project, staff meetings
Assist with take-off for job proposals/bids
Monitor quantities on completed work and prepare pay estimates
Prepare job contact list and project manual for field personnel
Notify responsible parties in any change or deviation of original work and prepare change order requests
Demonstrate appropriate people skills to facilitate smooth operation of the project
Conduct thorough project closeouts and see that all paperwork and signoffs are completed as required
Develop appropriate materials for project meetings and record minutes for future reference
Maintain thorough, organized and legible job files
Qualifications and Skills
REQUIRED: Minimum 3 years of experience successfully managing DOT and\or heavy\highway\civil projects (preferred: PA, WV or OH DOT)
Proficiency in Word, Excel and Outlook and all forms of data entry
Effective utilization of the internet as a research and information source
Ability to organize information such as emails, files, etc. for easy access and recall
Excellent time management and organizational skills to improve overall organization efficiency
Understanding of construction language, materials and methods and ability to communicate effectively within the construction environment
Ability to compose letters alone or based on materials and data supplied by others
Has the ability to train others to perform at acceptable levels
About A. Merante Contracting, Inc.
A. Merante Contracting Inc. is a $20 million heavy highway and infrastructure construction firm. Our projects are the foundations of this great city and are quality-built to last generations.We plan to double in size within five years and are building an A-player team to help drive that growth. If you have an unquestionably strong work ethic and commitment to quality, we’d like to talk with you.