Project Manager

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    Manhattan, New York

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    Katherine Castellanos

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    over 2 years ago

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1st Step is currently working with one of most reputable real estate development group shaping the future of Brooklyn. They are looking for an experienced Project Manager to take over some of the luxury residential apartments.

Coordinate with the Architect, Engineer(s), Construction Manager, and other project team members to meet project goals, objectives, schedules, and resolve any outstanding issues;
Identify the elements of project design and construction likely to give rise to disputes and claims; Evaluate project design for cost engineering and feasibility;
Assist in the procurement of mandatory project documentation and approvals related to the project work;
Review, understand, and manage procedures for handling changes to AIA contract documents, change orders, substitutions, drawing submissions, etc.; Prepare RFIs, RFPs, submittals, etc. as needed;
Generate pricing/estimating for projects across the board (lighting package, doors and hardware, appliances, etc.);
Attend weekly construction meetings;
Provide assistance to Executive staff members and Senior Project Manager(s), as needed;
Keep team members informed, and updated on project performance;
Negotiate subcontracts, including analysis of bids, to ensure that the subcontractor quote is complete, providing detailed written scopes of work and pre-qualification of subcontractors as required;
Manage/review timing, quantities, cost, and procurement of Owner provided materials in relation to project schedule;
Produce project schedules, and monitor progression with the project team members to ensure that the project is completed on schedule;
Supervise the activities of the project team to ensure compliance with company policies, safety standards, and quality standards;
Review Superintendents' daily reports;
Supervise project sign-off process;
Supervise project close-out process and punch list completion;
Provide onsite inspections to ensure quality standards and safety practices are upheld;
Review plans and specifications to ensure compliance with the company's vision and quality standards.


* Highly motivated, energetic team player with the ability to effectively manage and prioritize multiple projects/tasks with limited or minimal supervision;
Minimum 5 years of experience as project manager in the construction industry;
Demonstrable knowledge of ground-up construction, and proven experience in both Project Management and Estimating disciplines;
Ability to read, interpret, and understand drawings, specifications, and AIA contract language and implications;
Strong understanding of MEP building systems;
Strong understanding of industry practices, processes, standards, and their impact on project activities;
Must be familiar with NYC city agency building requirements and regulations, particularly DOB and DOT