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Project Manager in Northern, VA at RealStreet

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

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Job Description

Job Description 

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects.  As the leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S.

We currently have a great assignment for a Project Manager with one of our top clients.  As a Project Manager, you will be supporting our client, an engineering firm focused on ground improvement and earth structure technology.

Job Responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of the Project Manager will be to oversee the installation of projects in the northeast operation covering New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.  The position will have responsibility for estimating, contract review, project management, construction and union relationships, to include:

  • Overall responsibility for project growth, operation and profitability
  • Promote safety as the Company’s top priority
  • Oversee the total construction effort to ensure projects are constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule
  • Support sales, engineering and estimating as required to procure new projects
  • Interface with owner representatives, estimating, sales and engineering professionals, union representatives, vendors and subcontractors
  • Ensure all company, client and project policies, procedures, standards, safety programs, etc. are followed
  • Direct day-to-day operations for the company and perform project management responsibilities until growth warrants additional project managers
  • Close oversight of all quality control responsibilities to ensure projects are constructed as designed
  • Provide input for invoicing and assist in any collection effort as required
  • Develop and maintain positive relations with various union representatives
  • Provide timely, thorough reporting to senior staff and Owners

Job Requirements

Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Project Manager role include:

  • 10 years of construction management experience which includes experience and knowledge of ground improvement technology with 3 years in a project manager role
  • The ideal candidate would have a B.S. in Civil Engineering or Construction Management (or commensurate experience)
  • Strong knowledge of geotechnical and civil construction from experience working in the field
  • Experience reviewing and negotiating construction contracts
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Significant experience working with labor unions
  • Willingness to travel throughout the territory as needed


Our client offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Health, dental, vision and prescription coverage
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • 401(k) with generous company match
  • Paid time off

Build a better construction career with RealStreet and contact us today!