Construction project management jobs in Cedar Rapids, IA

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Service Project Manager

Construction

17 days ago | Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States | Baker Group

Service Project Manager

17 days ago | Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States | Baker Group

Baker Group

Opening date:October 09

Closing date: November 09 2021

Industry:Construction,

Type:Full Time

Seniority levelMid-Senior

Job description

Baker Group, the Midwest’s leading provider of critical building infrastructure systems, is expanding the team. Headquartered in Ankeny, Iowa with over 700 employees, Baker Group is the recognized leader in Mechanical, HVAC, Plumbing, Piping, Sheet Metal, Electrical, Automation, Access Control, Security Cameras, Parking Revenue Control and Fire Alarm design and construction of highly technical, special-use buildings such as; hospitals, educational facilities, corporate office buildings, data centers, industrial facilities, and research laboratories. Please visit our website at www.thebakergroup.com to learn more about our company and other open positions we may have available. 

Summary: A successful candidate will under limited supervision, manages and administers the delivery of new facility repair and improvement projects, to include contract preparation, on-site coordination, quality control, and all aspects of contract management. Performs related work as required. Maintain and grow the "Customer for Life" concept for existing and new customers. 

Responsibilities

  • Participates in the planning and formulation of design alternatives and solutions for projects; provides conceptual estimates, feasibility studies, and cost estimates, and may coordinate the production of basic design to help existing service and new service clients with their facilities
  • Develops and administers project budgets and fiscal controls, contracts, and quality control provisions; performs project cost estimating and value engineering, as appropriate
  • Oversees all aspects of the day-to-day management of construction/renovation projects; monitors and coordinates work performed by architectural, engineering, and construction firms
  • Reviews and interprets proposed designs, architectural drawings, and building specifications for appropriateness to required function and/or institutional standard, and initiates revisions where appropriate; advises consultants and clients as to how best to achieve required results
  • Ensures that project operations are in compliance with design specifications
  • Establishes performance and delivery criteria, ensuring that client requirements are being met; prepares project specifications, and coordinates procurement, as appropriate
  • Authorizes the issuance of contracts, purchase orders, and change orders, and approves contract invoices for payment
  • Directs work sequencing to expedite project deliver and to minimize disruption of ongoing institutional operations
  • Inspects, approves, and accepts completed projects for the company, ensuring conformance to building and life safety codes, and architectural/engineering specifications
  • Represents the company in business with customers, consultants, contractors, and other public and/or private agencies and organizations
  • Researches and prepares various reports pertaining to operations, equipment, policies, procedures, and/or other issues, as appropriate
  • Manage project budgets, quotes, billings, and buy-outs, and attend project meetings
  • Coordinate with other trades, detailers, estimator, customer
  • Manage and coordinate job scope/responsibilities, material/equipment deliveries, scheduling, change orders, manpower, material shortages, and field personnel calls with field superintendent and foreman
  • Accurate daily time and equipment reporting

MINIMUM EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering OR
  • At least 10 years of experience that is directly related to duties and responsibilities specified 

MENTAL AND PHYSICAL COMPETENCIES REQUIRED TO PERFORM ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Work involves moderate exposure to unusual elements
  • Requires moderate physical activity

ENVIRONMENTAL ADAPTABILITY

At any given time, may be exposed to:

  • Exposure to weather, heat, cold
  • Exposure to dirt/dust
  • Exposure to fumes, smoke, unpleasant odors
  • Noise intensity – Loud

A contingency for employment will require the successful passing of a background investigation.

Baker Group offers a competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and a positive work environment. Wage is dependent on experience.

APPLY TODAY!

Baker Group is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

All positions are contingent upon successfully completing a drug test.

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Electrical Estimator/ Project Manager

Construction

42 days ago | Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States | Acme Electric Company

Electrical Estimator/ Project Manager

42 days ago | Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States | Acme Electric Company

Acme Electric Company

Opening date:September 13

Closing date: October 13 2021

Industry:Construction,

Type:Full Time

Job description

Electrical Project Manager/Estimator Compensation & Benefits

Total Compensation package for this position is between $90,000-$125,000 depending on previous work experience and education levels

Compensation Package Includes:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus program
  • Health insurance package
  • 401K
  • Company Vehicle

Electrical Project Manager/Estimator Duties & Responsibilities

  • Prepare proposal specifications and drawings to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate
  • Experience on both large and small commercial projects; new construction, Design/Build, and remodel
  • Attend pre-bid meetings and/or tour job sites to confirm existing site status
  • Prepare estimates based off of scope of work outlined on drawings as well as bid specifications
  • Keep hard copy record file of all pricing included in estimate obtained through vendors, estimating software, price lists, ect
  • Work with other Estimators and Project Managers on a need by need basis
  • During bid process review design options and recommend the best solution based on cost, engineering quality, and/or availability of materials
  • Submit written, detailed scope of work included in bid price (when required)
  • Project contract review upon awarding of project
  • Conduct project kick off meeting with project foreman, follow through on project buy out, submittal process, ect.
  • Price/Submit project documents, Change orders, RFI's, ect
  • Generate relationships with General Contractors and all other prospective customers
  • Provide support to field operations on a consistent basis
  • Perform any additional assignments per supervisors request
  • Promote company through community efforts and business circles via personal and professional organizations

Electrical Project Manager/Estimator Qualifications

  • Minimum 5-10 year' experience with an electrical contractor working on commercial projects in the $1M-$5M range
  • Familiarity and experience with Microsoft Excel, Foundations, McCormick, Bluebeam, AutoCAD, Revit software(s)
  • Working knowledge of electrical installation, estimating techniques, and cost control
  • Ability to perform detailed work and successfully meet both project management and bid deadlines
  • Must have a stable work history
  • Previous supervisory experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of National Electrical Code
  • Ability to be proactive, not reactive
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ambitious and forward thinking
  • Desire to continue education and learn latest industry trends
  • 3-5 years experience with complete design/build projects
  • Passion for renewable energy solutions and methods

Education (preferred not required)

  • AA degree or higher through program with electrical emphasis via trade school, community college or university
  • if no degree, minimum of 5 years field experience

*Please include any salary expectations with resume

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Project Manager

Construction

44 days ago | Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States | Mad City Windows & Baths

Project Manager

44 days ago | Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States | Mad City Windows & Baths

Mad City Windows & Baths

Opening date:September 11

Closing date: October 11 2021

Industry:Construction,

Type:Full Time

Seniority levelEntry

Job description

Mad City Windows & Baths, the Midwest's #1 home remodeling company, is looking for a Project Manager with a background in residential remodeling to lead operations in our Cedar Rapids territory.

Mad City Windows & Baths is a family-owned and operated business committed to ensuring customer satisfaction since 1998. Our business has been built on a foundation of friendship and trust and, in return, local homeowners have come to know they can place their trust in us for replacement windows and doors, bathroom remodeling and kitchen cabinet refacing. With over 50,000 completed projects, our home remodeling expertise expands across Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa and Illinois.

Benefits

  • Hiring Immediately
  • Competitive salary of $80K - $110K per year (base salary plus monthly bonus)
  • Company provided vehicle
  • Health, Dental, Disability, Voluntary Insurance
  • 401K plan with company match
  • Paid vacation & holidays
  • Confirming all product orders
  • Occasional ordering
  • Receiving and inventory of remodeling products
  • Loading, management and monitoring of crews
  • Customer complaint resolution
  • Organizing jobs and training
  • Hiring of new crews and office staff
  • Facilitating Service tickets/orders
  • Creating strategies to improve efficiency
  • Quality Control
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Residential Remodeling experience
  • Project Management experience
  • Experience resolving conflict
  • Strong communication & customer service skills

Mad City Windows and Baths provides the following inclusive hiring information We are an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.

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Product Development - Project Manager

Construction

60 days ago | Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States | Schluter Systems

Product Development - Project Manager

60 days ago | Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States | Schluter Systems

Schluter Systems

Opening date:September 27

Closing date: October 27 2021

Industry:Construction,

Type:Full Time

Seniority levelAssociate

Job description

  • Manage Product Engineering Process (PEP) and Phase-out Process (POP) projects
    • Create and manage project plans to ensure successful completion with scope, time, and quality parameters
    • Set deadlines, assign responsibilities, monitor and summarize project progress
    • Coordinate meetings, write minutes, and prepare stakeholder reports
    • Identify and help implement process and reporting improvements
    • Resolve conflicts within the project by identifying, managing and solving/escalating issues and risks
  • Join Product Engineering Process (PEP) projects as a project assistant for the Project Lead
  • Research best practices and document standard operating procedures for Project Management
  • Participate in a variety of Company project teams
  • Build and maintain effective working relationships with other departments
  • Periodic travel, including international travel, is required
  • Represent Schluter Systems in a professional, positive, and enthusiastic manner in all matters
  • Additional duties as assigned by management

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Positive and personable attitude with a desire to learn
  • Organized self-starter with an attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, both in person and remote
  • Associate Degree in Business Management or equivalent
  • 3 years of project management experience
  • Project Management Professional certification preferred
  • Skilled at working effectively with cross functional teams and all levels of management
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint and Word)
  • Ability to travel nationally and internationally
  • Willing to relocate to requested region

BENEFITS

  • Generous PTO
  • 10 Paid Holidays
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Guaranteed Biannual Bonuses
  • 401k with Company Match
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Annual Raises
  • Room for Advancement
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