Construction Project Executive: Special Projects

Location: Dallas, TX
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $135,000.00 - $160,000.00
Degree: Bachelor of Science;
Date: 11/29/2017
Job ID: 02537992
Job Description

Nationwide, progressive, and innovative general contractor seeks a Project Executive--Special Projects with a minimum of 15+ years of commercial construction experience to work out of their Dallas, Texas office. Position will focus on smaller projects averaging 1-3M but up to 15M. Will handle multiple projects at once in these core construction markets: healthcare, advanced technology, and commercial. Candidate needs a passion for, experience in, and demonstrated capability to handle this type of construction work.

Responsibilities:

The Project Executive will be ultimately responsible for business development, contract negotiations, insurance requirements and the high level execution, project controls, project engineering, cost, risk and business management of a several ongoing projects.

Project Executives along with regional leadership will be responsible for the following:

  • Management of all project team members (Project Managers, Project Engineers, Superintendents, and Field office coordinator) - Project teams could range from 10-50 employees
  • Mentor and train project managers for fast-paced growth development and apply company's people practices.   
  • 100% Detailed/hands-on knowledge of Project Requirements and Deliverables
  • Solid & capable of understanding of building processes and systems
  • Cost Control/Billings/Collections/Change Management/Monthly Status Reports
  • Complete understanding of cost estimating, budgeting and forecasting
  • Key point of contact with Owner and Architect
  • Challenge & support jobsite, subcontractor, and self perform teams
  • Accountable for project completion and financials, Critical Success Factors, Customer Satisfaction Results

Qualifications:

Looking for a flexible, detail-oriented team player with the ability to manage multiple tasks, manage multiple projects/teams, produce quality work, and consistently meet deadlines. The successful candidate will possess:

  • Excellent listening skills and have strong communication skills
  • Ability to identify and resolve complex issues
  • Ability to create and support team morale
  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite, Project Management software (Prolog or similar), Accounting cost management software (CMIC or similar), and Scheduling software (Primavera or similar).   
  • 15+ years of experience in the Project Management and/or Project Executive role with experience in special projects in healthcare, advanced technology, and commercial.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related field.
  • A strong work ethic and a “can-do” attitude.