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Rockford Construction Construction Project Manager - South West Michigan in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Construction Project Manager

Office Location: 601 First Street NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504

Job Site Location: Kalamazoo, Michigan

Position Classification: Full-Time Regular

Rockford Construction is hiring a Construction Project Manager to plan and supervise a wide range of construction projects from start to finish. In this role you will organize and oversee the construction process and ensure projects are completed in a timely and efficient manner. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in all construction methodologies and procedures and able to coordinate a team of professionals of different disciplines to achieve the best results. Additionally, we are seeking an individual with an analytical mind, some construction estimating experience, and strong organizational skills. The goal will be to ensure all projects are delivered on time according to requirements and without exceeding budget.

If you have phenomenal communication and project management skills, apply today and become a part of our dynamic team!

Requirements

Competency Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a construction project manager (minimum of five years commercial construction management experience).

  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management or related field experience.

  • In-depth understanding of construction procedures and material and project management principles.

  • Familiarity with quality, health and safety standards.

  • Familiarity with construction/project management software.

  • Outstanding oral and written communication and negotiation skills.

  • Ability to read blueprints.

  • Ability to negotiate and manage contractual arrangements.

  • Knowledge of the operating practices of construction, architectural, and building firms.

  • The ability and willingness to travel as needed.

Bonus Skills and Experience:

  • Good working knowledge of MS Office including Project

  • Familiarity with construction/project management software such as PlanGrid and BlueBeam

  • PMP or equivalent certification a plus

Benefits

Rockford offers competitive compensation, 401(k) with company match, comprehensive healthcare plans, generous paid time off including, continued learning and training opportunities, on-site health and wellness activities, tuition reimbursement, flexible work schedules, and access to industry-leading technology. Team members are also provided opportunities to help shape their community for future generations through volunteer time off and opportunities for involvement with local organizations.

Who We Are

At Rockford, we’re not just in the business of creating buildings – we’re creating neighborhoods, businesses and communities and we’re looking for people who are ready to make an impact. Rockford is a nationally recognized construction, development, and property management provider ranked by Engineering News-Record as one of the top 200 contractors in the nation. With regional offices in the Midwest and Southeast, we’ve built projects totaling more than $5 billion in varying scope and size, serving education, healthcare, hospitality, multi-unit, mixed-use, senior living, manufacturing and industrial clients. We’re delivering forward-thinking ideas with an approach that’s built on safety, teamwork and a dedication to quality. Rockford Construction respects and values the characteristics, talents, and perspectives that make each person unique. We believe that by bringing diverse individuals together, in an inclusive manner we can more effectively collaborate, innovate, and solve the problems that face our world. We are committed to creating and fostering a team, partners, and strategies that reflect this purpose.

Environmental Factors and Working Conditions

The work environment for this position is a mix of a typical office environment, warehouse and visits to construction project sites. Intermittent movement will be necessary to perform requirements of the position such as accessing centrally located office equipment. The physical demands may require the ability to sit or stand for long periods of time and may be subject to frequent lifting of 60 lbs., bending, stooping, kneeling, and climbing. Site visits may subject the individual to hazards commonly associated with construction sites. Examples of physical hazards include noise, proximity to moving vehicles, atmospheric conditions, close quarters, uneven surfaces, and elevated surfaces. The individual may also be subjected to outside environmental conditions (weather) where protection may not be available. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to be worn as required on project sites and in the warehouse.

Rockford Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). We invite all qualified applicants to apply and do not discriminate against individuals because of their race, color, religion, national origin, gender, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or age.

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