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Cennox Project Manager, Construction-Based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Project Manager, Construction-Based

Philadelphia, PA

Full Time



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Cennox is looking for an experienced Project Manager to plan and supervise a wide range of construction projects from start to finish. You will organize and oversee construction procedures and ensure they are completed in a timely and efficient manner. For this position, you must 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. The ideal candidate will have an analytical mind and great organizational skills. The goal will be to ensure all projects are delivered on time according to requirements and without exceeding budget.


Responsibilities Include:

  • Collaborate with Clients, engineers, architects, and sub-contractors to determine the specifications of the project

  • Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements

  • Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities

  • Determine needed resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations

  • Plan all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met

  • Acquire equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies

  • Hire contractors and other staff and allocate responsibilities

  • Supervise the work of laborers, mechanics etc. and give them guidance when needed

  • Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports

  • Report project progress and budget to client as well as leadership.

  • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues

Requirements and skills:

  • Project Management experience background (5 years minimum) 

  • knowledge with Union Management

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

  • Familiarity with quality and health and safety standards

  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office programs

  • Familiarity with construction/ project management software

  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills

  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills

  • A team player with leadership abilities

  • PMP or equivalent certification will be an advantage