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Project Manager in New York, NY at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/12/2019

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Job Description

Our culture is built around our people. Voted a Best Place to Work in New York State by our employees, we are committed to advancing careers and providing a foundation for professional growth. Urban offers a wide range of health, welfare and financial benefits to our employees, as well as career development through our own Urban Training Institute, tuition assistance program, and certification incentives.

Founded in 1960, Urban provides services for buildings, ports, transit, railroads, airports, bridges, and highways. We specialize in engineering design, environmental, planning, construction services, and program management. By providing innovation, technical excellence, and on-time performance, we create value for a proud Urban family.

Position Description:
Candidate will manage the full project life cycle from proposal to closeout of transportation/infrastructure/facility design or construction projects, and will assume responsibility for project scope, schedule, cost, quality, communications, resources, procurement, and risk elements required to optimize delivery, quality, and fiscal responsibility. The Project Manager s overall objective will be to build and maintain a positive client relationship, and to achieve or exceed the estimated profit margin for the project.

Job Requirements:
Candidate will have a Bachelor s Degree in either Architecture, Mechanical, Electrical or Civil/Structure Engineering or Construction Management, or a Project Management Professional certification along with a technical degree. Candidate should have a minimum of 5 years of experience with either transportation/infrastructure/facility design or construction. Demonstrated experience as a Project Manager on facility design/construction programs with construction value up to $10M, including conceptual programming, permitting, design and construction management is a must. Professional Registration is desirable but not required. Proficiency in the use of standard Microsoft Office products and the ability to become competent with latest project management software and reporting systems. Candidate must demonstrate customer service, decision-making, problem solving, negotiations and interpersonal skills along with excellent written and oral communication skills.