Construction Manager
Silver Spring, MD US
Posted ago

Are you a natural-born leader who loves managing hard-working teams? Our construction company needs an experienced construction superintendent to supervise project plans and oversee general contractors to ensure their work is high-quality, finished efficiently, and within the predetermined budget. Jobseekers should love to problem-solve, delegate effectively, and have excellent communication skills. If you’re looking for a role where you can produce a successful project from beginning to end, this is the job for you. Apply today!**Applicants that do not complete the DISC assessment will not be considered for this position**

  • Recruit subcontractors and make sure they have all of the necessary permits
  • Log daily records of progress and repair updates for the project manager and homeowner
  • Prepare a written proposal for homeowners that includes a cost estimate for the project
  • Address the project's costs with clients to ensure that it remains within budget
  • Reduce accidents and delays on construction sites by ensuring strict adherence to health and safety regulations and reporting any problems to the project manager as soon as they arise

  • Determine the project deliverables and specifications, including the project scope, necessary project resources, and estimated labor needed by collaborating with clients, engineers, and architects
  • Calculate the cost estimate of all project tasks and accurately manage the project budget
  • Plan and schedule the entire construction project, including construction operations and timelines to make sure project deadlines are met
  • Acquire the appropriate licenses and permits from the corresponding authorities and ensure construction is up to code
  • Work with general contractors, critical subcontractors, and external vendors to negotiate profitable contracts
  • Manage general contractors and construction workers and give guidance as needed to ensure high-quality project performance
  • Communicate the status of the building project to key stakeholders by providing regular progress reports
  • Put organizational systems into place to ensure tools, vehicles, and equipment are well-maintained, and schedule maintenance if needed
  • Prevent injuries, slowdowns, and project risks by demanding complete adherence to health and safety standards on construction sites, and reporting safety regulation issues promptly

  • Knowledge of the construction industry and the entire building process, including building permits, building codes, construction equipment, material resources, construction methods, and project management principles
  • Basic computer skills and ability to use Microsoft Office
  • A high school diploma is required, bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Stamina for operating heavy equipment and lifting 40 pounds or more
  • Strong communication, organizational, leadership, and time-management skills
About Francis

FRANCIS DEVELOPMENT, LLC is a Montgomery County-based award-winning infill home builder. The projects feature energy-efficient homes with a focus on open floor plans, contemporary upgrades, and refreshing natural stone installations in highly sought-after, accessible neighborhoods throughout the Washington, DC Metropolitan area.

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