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Project Manager in Seattle, WA at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 1/13/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Seattle, WA
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

At Absher, we care about people, and each of our successes is a result of a team effort. Project Management, Estimators, Safety Officers, IT Technicians, Carpenters, Laborers, Virtual Construction Specialists and Administrative staff all collaborate and contribute.

We build our team by looking for talented people who do things right and do right things.

Summary of Position:

The Project Manager manages the direction, completion and financial outcome of an assigned project. Must be able to communicate with both the owner and subcontractor for an assigned project. The Project Manager is responsible for supervising, directing and mentoring project engineering and administrative staff.

Essential Responsibilities:
§ Plan, direct, coordinate, participate and administer activities of an assigned project to ensure that goals and objectives of the project are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters.
§ Review product designs for compliance with engineering principles, company standards, customer contract requirements and related drawings and specifications.
§ Studies specifications to plan procedures for construction on basis of starting and completion times and staffing requirements for each phase of the project.
§ Prepare and approve job forecasts.
§ Review project specifications and ensure contractor and sub-contractor compliance.
§ Evaluate proposals and contract for adherence to client and designer requirements as well as for adherence to company policies and requirements.
§ Foster, promote and ensure good standing relationships with owners, architects, engineers, subcontractors and suppliers.
§ Responsible for job profitability, project start-up, budget tracking and schedule development updates and adherence.
§ Responsible for all owner billings and coordinating with accounting. Responsible for reporting monthly cash flow on time and accurately.

Minimum Qualifications:
§ BA in Construction Management OR 8 year's equivalent job experience.
§ Computer knowledge and efficiency, including Microsoft Office products and Microsoft Project. Knowledge of Prolog, Suretrak, Primavera and Viewpoint.
§ Must be skilled at a variety of pre-construction work, such as planning, design and constructability review, value engineering, CPM scheduling and conceptual estimating.
§ LEED Accredited Professional
§ OSHA 10 certified
§ First Aid/CPR certified
§ Broad, thorough understanding of construction industry.
§ Functions effectively as part of a team
§ Delegates work appropriately
§ Exhibits strong leadership qualities and management skills
§ Strong decision making/problem solving skills
§ Excellent time management and organizational skills


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance & AD&D
  • Long Term/Short Term Disability
  • Vacation/Sick/Holiday Pay
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Educational Assistance
  • Absher University
  • 401(k) Profit-Sharing

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