Construction Project Manager
DVG Realty
Omaha, NE US
Posted ago
DVG Realty

Project Managers wanted in the Omaha/Council Bluffs and Lincoln metropolitan area.  We are in need of two or three Qualified Construction Project Managers, one specializing in either residential remodeling and/or new construction.  Positions are available in Omaha and Lincoln.

Positions available in Omaha:

  • Project Manager (Residential Remodeling)
  • Project Manager (Residential Remodeling with New Construction Emphasis within 6 – 12 months)

Positions available in Lincoln:

  • Project Manager (Residential Remodeling)

We are a part of a large group of companies, ranging from:

  • Investments
  • Title Company
  • Real Estate and Brokerage Firm
  • Property Management Company
  • Construction

As we are family owned and operated company, we believe in personal attention to our employees.

Responsibilities

  • Developing a friendly and business relationship with subcontractors and vendors is a skill and trait we value.  
  • Working as part of a team is important, but there will be many times you will be working independently as well.
  • Candidates will have previous estimating experience in both materials and labor
  • They will be numerate being able to calculate square footage and/or cubic feet for material requirements and be computer literate with average to excellent typing skills
  • Must be proficient in Excel, QuickBooks and familiar with Access for general use
  • Job Nimbus experience is a plus
  • Ability to photograph and log work progress is an asset
  • The PM, must walk the job site periodically to determine specific work to be performed over the next 2-4 weeks as you will be assigned a foreman and a crew of 2-4 skilled workers
  • Pre-planning workload is vital
  • During walkthroughs, it is imperative to detect construction problems, code violations, and structural faults that might be discovered after walls are opened
  • Remember that all work performed by these licensed trades is inspected for code compliance, but you are making sure everything is being put together the way the plan specifies
  • You are looking for potential problems before they happen and if they do occur, how to solve the problem
  • Remodeling consists of various property conditions from basic cosmetic remodels, to average dwellings requiring a partial or full remodel to derelict properties
  • Remodels also consist of individual apartments that need to be updated to 21 units or more apartment buildings
  • New construction ranges from new additions, garages, residential 4 plex or ten plex, with multiple dwellings constructed per project

Qualifications

  • Basic electrical wiring knowledge
  • Possessing the ability to recognize existing wires after a demo of interior walls is extremely important
  • General plumbing knowledge assists in making sure the plumbing is being installed in the manner you require for the specific job
  • Mechanical or HVAC knowledge is also important
  • Problem-solving is not something that can be taught, it is inherent of a good project manager (PM)
  • The ideal candidate will have knowledge of a vast range of building materials used in construction along with their respective technical information for warranties, quality, manufacturers’ recommended use and installation techniques.  
  • You will also have kitchen and bathroom design and remodeling experience, including knowledge of cabinets, countertops, major appliances, paints and stains, hardware, doors, windows, insulation, framing, roofing, gutters and downspouts, siding, grading, site management, excavation, and most importantly, have the ability and insight to layout a remodel.  Remove a wall here, add a closet there, how to put in a laundry room on the second floor or to properly layout a new finished basement. 

Compensation
$60,000-$85,000
About DVG Realty

DVG Realty works in partnership to provide a comprehensive approach to all matters involving Real Estate. We manage properties and homes throughout the Omaha area. We are growing as a company and someone who is willing to come in and work hard, make a difference, and be a team player will have the opportunity for advancement within the company.


Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Paid Time Off
  • Real estate investment opportunities available
  • Fun teamwork environment


DVG Realty is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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