• Senior Construction Manager

    Job Locations US-CA-Long Beach
    Job ID
    Construction / Project Management
  • About Vanir


    Vanir Construction Management, Inc. has been exceeding client expectations for 35 years. Our progressive growth and quality of service has led Vanir to become consistently ranked among the top construction management firms in the nation by Engineering News-Record. As we continue growing into new areas and markets, our focus is to maintain a team of creative, ambitious, and visionary individuals.


    Job Description


    Senior Construction Manager


    Reports to the Project Director and provides the planning, coordination, and direction for construction management / project management activities to ensure they meet owner needs, specifications, cost, and schedule. This person will be working on a variety of projects at various stages simultaneously and should have experience from planning and design phase through construction and close-out. May supervise office/field administrative staff, project/field engineers, and other assigned staff (including oversight of contractors).



    Essential Duties & Responsibilities

    • Provide construction management / project management services for large public and private projects
    • Strong knowledge of contracts, drawings, estimates, and specifications to ensure relation and compliance to project requirements
    • Responsible for onsite quality assurance of contractor work
    • Coordinate, direct, and monitor activities of contractors/subcontractors, engineers, architects, and related performing entities
    • Ensure contractor, architect, and engineer will adhere to contractual requirements on areas of safety, performance, project staff, and equipment
    • Schedule and conduct regular construction progress meetings, budget and compliance with the scope of work
    • Leads in project meetings to include documentation, administration, and tracking of relevant information and statuses
    • Identify and resolve problems and issues before they become critical and keep the client and the customer department informed of on-going project status, including cost, schedule, and other issues
    • Manages project controls, cost, and performance activities and procedures, project logistics, organization, systems and project closeout
    • Manage construction and project close-out according to the client’s procedures and company practices
    • Ensure project closeout to obtain guarantees, warranties, and related provisions for final project delivery to the owner
    • Primary contact and liaison for owner and principle partner entities for the contract, design, systems, procedures and related deliverables
    • Reporting to Vanir Management: take initiative to keep Vanir Management (Project Director) informed of the client’s assigned projects and responsibilities for any/all customer departments
    • Deferentially work through and with Vanir Senior Managers to resolve issues – receive and promptly implement directions from Vanir management; promptly report back results
    • Perform other duties as required to ensure project success 

    Minimum Qualifications

    • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture, or related discipline required
    • 10+ years of experience as a Construction Manager / Project Manager and/or construction required
    • General Contractor experience preferred
    • Knowledge and application of construction estimating, cost, project controls/scheduling, documentation, engineering/construction principles, techniques, materials, applications, and practices are required
    • Strong computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite products, and experience with project related systems such as Prolog, Sure Track, and Primavera are preferred
    • The technical ability to track the status of multiple small projects simultaneously in Excel or MS Project is required
    • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage large volume of small projects by oneself is required
    • Must be able to manage project / construction management services while collaborating with internal and external clients is required
    • Ability to plan, scope, schedule, and manage all phases of facility improvement projects required


    How to Apply


    If you're interested in working for Vanir Construction Management, Inc., please visit our website to learn more and to apply online at www.vanir.com.


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    Contact Email: careers@vanir.com


    Persons with medical limitations may, with reasonable accommodations, be capable of performing the duties of this position. Such a determination must be made on an individual basis considering the person's limitations, the requirements of the position, and the company's ability to make reasonable accommodations to the person's limitations.


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