This position provides general oversight to various projects and coordinates all technical activities for assigned projects. Will be expected to manage multiple projects at one time in various phases of development and to meet or exceed established goals including construction quality, schedule & budget. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who is highly motivated, well organized and has a proactive management style that consistently completes projects on time and under budget. We empower our Project Managers and provide the necessary tools and support to lead the project in a collaborative team environment.
Direct responsibility for overseeing project schedules, demonstrating full accountability for end to end management of projects
Solid understanding of the contract and ensuring it is enforced
Ensure cost control and forecasting project cost
Check and reviews submittals and shop drawings
Lead by example by showing successful communication in working with Superintendents, Subcontractors and other employees or customers
Effective writing skills as this position requires writing RFI’s (Requests for Information)Hold effective job site team meetings on a weekly basis to confirm alignment of vision and goals, ultimately resulting in completion of project on time and on or under budget
Relationship building with Architects, Engineers, etc. is extremely important
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Planning & Organizing
Communication Proficiency – both oral and written
Supervisory Responsibility: This position has supervisory responsibilities.
Work Environment This job operates in both an office environment and outside in the field on the jobsite.
Physical Demands This position requires frequent sitting, talking or hearing. It requires a person to sometimes stand, walk and reach with hands and arms. It would infrequently require climbing or balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching or crawling.
This position would sometimes require lifting of up to 50 pounds.
It requires close vision, distance vision, color vision and depth perception.
The noise level in this position is considered moderate.
Position Type and Expected Hours of Work This is a full-time position working in the Tampa, Florida Office. Days and hours of work are generally Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Travel Local travel is expected for this position. Ability to travel to any portion of Florida with the infrequent overnight trips out of state.
Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or related field preferred
Equivalent relevant experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
Minimum 2 years commercial construction management/project experience (Healthcare, Education or non-profit sectors preferred).
Internal Number: 05142019
About Wehr Constructors
Since 1945, Wehr Constructors has developed a portfolio of healthcare, worship, educational, judicial, industrial and institutional facilities. We pride ourselves in the relationships we build and maintain not only with clients, but our work family as well. Our Florida Office was founded in 1988 when our longtime client Humana, Inc. requested that Wehr send a team to Tampa, Florida to assume a healthcare project. After successfully completing the project; Wehr employed the existing project manager and his team which formed the original Florida Operations for Wehr.
For the past 30 years, Wehr’s Florida Operations has served clients throughout the state and across the Southeast. Our Florida Operations has been named to the Southeast’s Top Contractors List by ENR and as one of the 25 Largest General Contractor/Construction Firms by the Tampa Bay Business Journal.
The foundation of Wehr’s Florida Operation was built upon a trusted client relationship. Now, decades later, building and maintaining relationships remains at the core of who we are.
If you value a company who invests in their employees personal and professional growth, desire a leadership team who treats their employe...es like family, and looking for somewhere to spend your career, look no further than Wehr Constructors, Inc.