Project Manager

  • Flatiron
  • New York, NY
  • Sep 19, 2018
Design

Job Description



Flatiron

Location: New York, NY USA
Duration: Full-time Regular
Department: Construction & Engineering
# of Openings: 1
Req #: 2889


Description

The Project Manager takes a lead role on projects, liaises directly with the client/owners and is responsible for ensuring the delivery of the project on time and in budget. To be successful in this position, you must have previous end-to-end heavy civil construction experience on large scale design-build projects and a demonstrated track record of leading and executing profitable projects while building talent capability.

As a Project Manager at Flatiron you have the opportunity to be the CEO of your project.

Responsibilities:
  • Lead and manage the construction efforts, ensuring the project is delivered on time and in budget. Working closely with the Project Director/Project Sponsor, you will have responsibility for overall forecasting, cost management, contingency planning and securing the profitability of the project.
  • Develop and maintain successful client/owner and JV Partner relationships on behalf of Flatiron.
  • Establish and implement project objectives, policies, procedures, and performance standards in line with corporate policies.
  • Leading by example, you will provide positive safety leadership to the project, promoting our "Don't Walk By" safety standard and Company Values.
  • Assist in reviewing and negotiating contracts, liaising with legal counsel as appropriate in conjunction with the leadership team.
  • Assemble key personnel for the project, utilizing internal resources as well as leveraging your existing network.
  • Manage financial aspects of contracts to protect the company's interests and maintain strong relationships with client.
  • Contribute technical direction to the pre-award process by determining project scope, planning, and estimating and during construction, act as a technical resource for the project team.
  • Monitor/control construction progress to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget.
  • Continuously review field operations, ensuring that the project is constructed safely and in accordance with all design, budgetary and scheduling obligations.
  • Identifying required and optional changes in project scope and negotiate change orders with the owner.


Requirements:
  • The successful candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
  • A Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering or related field from an accredited institution or equivalent training and experience is required
  • 10+ years of proven experience with a large General Contractor
  • Substantial experience on large scale heavy civil projects (bridges, roads, highways, rail etc) is required
  • Proven success in delivering high quality projects on time and on budget
  • Experience in multiple procurement methodologies - Design Build/ PPP (P3) preferred
  • Demonstrated negotiation skills and ability to represent all project matters on behalf of the Company and/or Joint Venture related to cost, schedule & contract matters with owner, partners and/or subcontractors
  • Demonstrate an overriding commitment to health, safety and environmental responsibility
  • Registration or eligibility to register as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng) is an asset
  • Must be willing and able to relocate based on business needs and project assignments

Benefits

Some of the benefits you can expect as a Flatiron employee are:
  • Comprehensive compensation package and paid time off program
  • Industry leading 401(k)/RRSP
  • Medical/Extended Health Care, Dental, Vison and/or Provincial Medical
  • Wellness benefits & Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program

Flatiron is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer.

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