Graham Construction Company Project Manager I in Des Moines, Iowa
John Graham, a well-known developer, in the Midwest founded Graham Construction in 1981. John believed in building relationships, always doing the right thing, and looking at each project as a long-term promise; that needed to stand the test of time. More than 40 years later our company still holds these values. Graham Construction has grown into a premier Midwest General Contractor and Construction Manager. The commitment to quality and client satisfaction has led us to a long list of repetitive business, growth into three regions, and a leading employer.
JOB TITLE: Project Manager I (Project Manager II and Senior Project Manager roles available)
REPORTS TO: Vice President, General Manager
PURPOSE: The purpose of this job is to manage the staff and resources involved/related to projects to ensure quality work is performed in a timely and cost-effective manner.
Serve as the primary point of contact with owners/clients, architects, trade partners, and other industry representatives
Lead project teams and delegate roles and responsibilities.
Develop and manages budgets, estimates, and write proposals
Participate in trade partner and supplier selection; draft, review, issue, and administer agreements and delegate as necessary
Ensure the profitability of assigned projects
Review and maintain project plans/files; change orders, purchase orders, building permits and inspections, contingency budgets, and construction schedules
Compose and submit monthly project reports
Manage communication process with owners, architects, subcontractors, superintendents, and Graham management and staff before, during, and after a project
Maintain compliance with the company safety policies, state and federal laws, OSHA, building codes, non-discrimination requirements, etc.
Works with owner and architect to conduct punch list final inspections, oversee job clean-up, and ensure timely completion of required work items
Develops great professional relationships in the industry/community
Attends Industry Association events such as IHA, ISHE, MBI, and AIA
Utilize Procore, Bluebeam, Microsoft Projects, and Outlook
Follow Graham Core Process, including jobsite checklists
All other duties as assigned
JOB REQUIREMENTS (Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities):
Bachelor’s degree in construction management/related degree or equivalent experience + 5 years of related construction experience
Great verbal and written communication skills
Strong leadership skills
Valid driver’s license
Ability to pass physical capacity profile
Must be able to navigate all areas of the construction site in all types of weather.
Must be able to work in a noisy environment
Ability to work within Graham Construction’s operational regions, as assigned
Ability to take and pass OSHA 30 certification
What we offer:
401K with a 6% immediate vesting match
Two healthcare plans to choose from
Vision, Dental, & Life Insurance
8-9 Company holidays annually
Personalize growth opportunities