Construction Project Manager - Arlintgon, VA - Radiation Research Renovation Project

Arlington, Virginia
02 Sep 2016
21 Oct 2016
BI 0000G3
Contract Type
Full Time
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Position Summary

Reporting directly to the Project Executive, this positon has Management level employees on the project as direct reports engaged in oversight of a design-build contractor for an occupied renovation of a radiation research facility with an estimated construction cost of over $100M. This positons is client facing and would be the direct contact as the highest ranking onsite Owners Representative with an emphasis on ensuring Schedule, Cost, Scope and Safety.

Primary Responsibilities

• Responsible for overall project delivery (cost, schedule, quality, information, contracts) on multiple project assignments

• Manage project development from conception through completion (both large and small) in accordance with program objectives

• Manages all budgets, schedules, scope development, design and construction contracts, documents, procedures and controls for assigned projects

• Manages the review and approval process for consultant invoices and contractor pay applications and change orders and coordinates with Control Manager for proper posting in reporting program

• Attends assigned meetings to cover weekly job progress meetings; issues meeting minutes during design

• Resolves complex construction related issues, disputes, and disagreements.

• Reviews status and monitors variances of the construction project database relative to scheduling and cost control reporting

• Excellent communication skills as this position is client facing

• Ability to multitask and work in a fast pace environment


The work location for this position is suburban Washington, DC.

  • Bachelor of Science in an Engineering discipline, Construction Management, or Architecture required
  • 10 years of experience as a Project Manager in an Engineering, Environmental or Construction organization required
  • 14 years of experience in a project related technical field required
  • Experience in occupied renovation, radiation research facilities, and design-build delivery preferred.
  • Strong working knowledge of pre-design and pre-construction, building systems/components and technology, contract management, project delivery methods, team building and client relationship building required
  • Certified Construction Manager (CCM), Professional Engineer (PE) or Architect license/certification preferred

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