Commercial Construction Senior Project Manager - Tenant Interiors in Santa Clara, CA at HITT

Date Posted: 9/4/2020

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Job Description

Commercial Construction Senior Project Manager 

A senior project manager (SPM) is responsible for leading and managing a team of project managers, assistant project managers, and superintendents to deliver exceptional results for our clients. The Senior PM is a senior level position, and is expected to identify, propose, manage, and close construction projects that generate profits for HITT. The senior project manager is ultimately responsible for the day-to-day execution, project controls and engineering, cost, risk, and business management of a particular project. As a leader, the senior project manager should lead by example and personify The HITT Way.
 

Responsibilities

 

  • Maintain adherence to HITT’s standards of safety; ensuring that required documentation is filed
  • Negotiates terms and conditions of contracts with clients
  • Develop and collaborate on pre-construction RFP package
  • Ensures that the project Quality Control Plan is followed
  • Assists that project staff in resolving scope problems with subcontractors
  • Ensures proper assignment and evaluation of field personnel both within the project team and throughout the company
  • Identifies and negotiates time extensions where justified and allowed
  • Acquires new work as well as maintaining existing clients
  • Maintains positive relationships with the subcontractor community
  • Ensures timely completion of closeout process
  • Leads the preconstruction and RFP package effort with the help of the Preconstruction Department and/or other company resources
  • Delegates responsibility when necessary to ensure that the project/tasks run smoothly 

 

Qualifications

 

  • High school diploma required, four-year degree from an accredited university within the construction, engineering, or business concentrations strongly preferred
  • 10+ years’ experience in commercial construction, including experience with a commercial general contractor
  • Previous experience in a project management role with the ability to execute multiple projects and/or simultaneously
  • Has successfully acquired and/or contacted at least one new client
  • Ability to master sector/project-specific software systems including but not limited to: Microsoft Office suite (ex. Project, Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.), ProCore, Adobe, BlueBeam, JD Edwards
  • Mastery of reading construction drawings; tasks including reading, interpreting, and updating construction project-related drawings
  • Ability to organize necessary resources, including people, tools and time to meet tight deadlines and achieve desired results
  • Knowledge of current market conditions including pricing conventions and trends
  • Must demonstrate a strong ability to:
    • Carry oneself as a leader and knowledge holder of the project while facilitating the decision-making process
    • Demonstrate a positive attitude and passion for construction and our industry
    • Communicate clearly, concisely, and professionally, with a strong ability to present complex information in a clear and concise manner
    • Take initiative and seek responsibility
    • Demonstrate integrity consistent with The HITT Way and HITT’s core values
    • Seek continuous improvement of knowledge and abilities, internal focus on self-improvement
    • Recognize quality and implement contractual and HITT quality standards
    • Adapt and exercise flexibility with the ever-changing world of technology, design, means and methods
    • Collaborate with people of various backgrounds and styles
    • Foster positive relationships with colleagues, clients, subcontractors and vendors
    • Approach all situations with a customer service oriented attitude
    • Coach, train and educate assistant level operations team members
    • Sustain existing client relationships and develop new client relationships
    • Understand and know what tasks are more important than others; discern what needs to be solved immediately and what can wait; ability to multi-task effectively
    • Exhibit respectfulness by being punctual, engaged/focused, and respectful of others

 

HITT Contracting Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

 

Project Management