Construction Project Manager - Educational Facilities

About the Role

  • 10 Jul 2024
  • Phoenix
  • Project Manager
  • Permanent / Full Time
Job Title: Construction Project Manager - Educational Facilities
Company: Ground Up Careers
Location: Dallas, TX
Type: Full-Time

About Us: 
Ground up Careers construction career advocate that specializes in building construction careers in our local area.  We help people looking for better opportunities find great companies to build a career with. Construction companies rely on their team to have a successful company, and people rely on companies to make a living and build a great career.  Together we can make the construction industry better than ever! 

Job Description: 
We are seeking a Construction Project Manager with a strong background in managing construction projects for educational facilities. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of delivering projects on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards. You will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of the construction process, from initial planning to project completion, ensuring that all stakeholders are satisfied with the outcome.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Lead and manage construction projects for educational facilities, including schools, colleges, and universities.
  • Develop detailed project plans, including schedules, budgets, and resource allocation.
  • Coordinate and supervise on-site construction activities, ensuring compliance with design specifications and safety standards.
  • Liaise with architects, engineers, subcontractors, and other stakeholders to ensure seamless project execution.
  • Monitor project progress, identify potential issues, and implement corrective actions as needed.
  • Ensure all projects comply with relevant building codes, regulations, and standards.
  • Prepare and present regular progress reports to clients and senior management.
  • Manage project documentation, including contracts, permits, and change orders.
  • Foster a positive working environment, promoting teamwork and collaboration.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in construction project management, with a focus on educational facilities.
  • Strong knowledge of construction methods, materials, and legal regulations.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills.
  • Proficient in project management software (e.g., MS Project, Procore) and MS Office Suite.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet tight deadlines.
  • PMP certification is a plus.
What We Offer:
  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonuses.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and paid time off.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
How to Apply: 
Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter detailing their relevant experience and qualifications to Please include "Construction Project Manager - Educational Facilities" in the subject line of your email.

Ground Up Careers is an equal opportunity employer. 

Join us at Ground Up Careers and be part of a team that builds the future, one project at a time.
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