Construction Project Manager

In partnership with our client, industry-leading provider of general contracting and design-build services for the federal government, we are seeking experienced Construction Project Manager to support our client in Tennessee. This is a direct hire opportunity.


The ideal candidate should have a strong background in general contracting and managing subcontractors with expertise in federal government contracting and/or medical facility construction.



  • Overall responsibility for project owner satisfaction and project financial performance.
  • Work with field management to generate job specific safety plan for the project.
  • Serve as the main point of contact for the Owner, Engineer and Architect.
  • Work with Pre-Construction and Field Supervision to identify and implement all contract deliverables, quality testing, and reporting requirements.
  • Responsible for prequalifying subcontractors.
  • Responsible for analyzing bids and complete subcontractor and material/ equipment supplier buy-out.
  • Prepare contracts to include detailed scopes of work.
  • Create staging, logistics, and phasing plan for project.
  • Lead coordination of subcontractors.
  • Responsible for project startup, including obtaining permits and licenses and managing jobsite mobilization.
  • Facilitate subcontractor pre-mobilization/startup meetings.
  • Issue and administer subcontracts (payments, insurance, bond, safety, haz-com, etc.) and purchase orders for multiple trades.
  • Responsible for the development, planning, and updating of overall project schedule. Attend/direct regular job scheduling meetings. Working Knowledge of Primavera P6 (preferred).
  • Coordinate and track Request for Information (RFI’s), Request for Proposals (RFP’s), and Change Orders.
  • Lead responsibility for project quality control plan implementation and compliance.
  • Prioritize, review, and expedite submittals.
  • Expedite material deliveries according to project schedule requirements.
  • Develop and administer subcontractor and purchase order change orders.
  • Review projections, labor reports, safety documents, and schedules on a monthly basis.
  • Review and approve material/equipment invoices according to project budget.
  • Prepare payment requests and monitor collections.
  • Attend and run OAC progress meetings.
  • Enter and update information in project management software (job status reports, projections, change orders, and RFI’s).
  • Manage and oversee job close-out documentation and procedures (closeout documents, final job report, and final accounting).
  • Mentor and train assistant project managers and co-op/intern students.
  • This position reports to the General Manager of Construction Operations.



  • Bachelor's degree in construction, engineering, or related field. Building Construction degree is preferred.
  • Minimum of 5 years' construction experience.
  • Able to perform Project Manager duties proficiently.
  • Experience managing all aspects of construction projects including architectural, civil, structural, mechanical, and electrical.
  • Understanding of financial accounting systems.
  • Strong oral communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Technical writing skills.
  • Conflict resolution skills and experience with successfully resolving disputes.
  • Superior organizational skills.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize resources.
  • Willingness to travel and/or relocate, as both may be required.


Client provides industry leading compensation package including relocation, annual bonus, PTO, holidays, etc. Equal Opportunity Employer.