Burns & McDonnell Assistant Project Manager - Mission Critical (New York) in Manhattan, New York
Burns & McDonnell has exciting opportunities for those interested in growing their careers in one of the most fast paced, innovative sectors of high tech building design and construction. Project focus would be mission-critical data center projects. This opportunity hires directly into our Mission Critical team and into a multibillion-dollar industry that is growing at an exponential rate. Data Centers are an aggressive market for Burns & McDonnell and are highlighted by several priority articles on our site. Mission Critical is an international practice for Burns & McDonnell that involves exciting, collaborative work across many different departments.
The Assistant Project Manager (APM) will assist project managers on a variety of Mission Critical projects of varying complexity, and/or will manage some smaller and less complex projects on their own. This position will manage and act as a coordinator and project liaison to the client, subcontractors, vendors, and other stakeholders, throughout the project. The APM will maintain document control, manage databases and coordinate and track project activities and communications to ensure project goals are accomplished within the prescribed timeframe and budget parameters.
Assist global practices and engineering disciplines with overall efforts for Design-only and/or EPC projects.
Assist the Project Management team to administer request for proposal (RFP) package development, bid and selection process, and develop detailed scope of work documents for downstream contracts.
Manage Contractors' submittals, requests for information, supplemental design instructions, and site drawing logs.
Verify Contractor compliance including: quality, safety, environmental, environmental and material management programs.
Execute contracts including: change order management/ field change directives, approval of invoices, and management of schedules.
Assist with project controls efforts, including project cost reporting, scheduling, project work breakdown structure establishment, project set-up and closeout within the accounting system, and field progress tracking.
Assist with the development of internal and external reports including, project budgeting, cost reports, project cash flow forecast, and project status reports to all stakeholders.
Participate in internal and external project risk reviews and consult with Legal Department as required.
Close out contract and project documentation.
Adhere to Burns & McDonnell’s safety programs, training, and policies, as well as promote and manage the Safety & Health performance of project team members and subcontractors.
All other duties as assigned.
Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related degree from accredited program and 5 years of applicable experience. Required
Excellent written & verbal communication skills.
Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
Ability to thrive in a fast paced, demanding work environment, ability to work overtime on short notice
High proficiency using Microsoft Office.
Ability to work collaboratively with others (Owner's, Contractors, Project Managers, Engineers and Designers) in a multi-discipline project team environment to resolve design or drawing issues as appropriate and to accomplish objectives.
Experience Primavera Contract Manager or similar change management software is preferred.
$115,000 - $235,000
The expected compensation range for this position is displayed in accordance with the New York Public Act, An Act Concerning the Disclosure of Salary Range for Vacant Positions. The final agreed upon compensation is based on a number of factors, including but not limited to: individual education, qualifications, prior work experience and work location. The total annual compensation package will consist of a base salary and eligibility to participate in our discretionary year-end incentive bonus program.
Our extensive benefits package takes care of you so that you can focus on doing great work. From insurance and disability to time off and wellness programs, we provide the tools to meet your needs. As part of being 100% employee-owned, eligible employees participate in our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) in addition to our 401(k) retirement program. For more information, please visit the Benefits & Wellness page.
Job Project Management
Primary Location US-NY-Manhattan
Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time
Req ID: 232381 Job Hire Type Experienced
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