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Junior Project Manager

San Diego, CA

A local commercial general contractor with an emphasis on office and medical tenant improvement projects is looking for a Jr. Project Manager to join their growing team. The Jr. Project Manager will be responsible for developing the project budget, supervising subcontractors, working closely with a PC and Superintendent, labor schedules, and cost performance using computer-aided project planning tools Microsoft Projects. They will ensure the timely completion of each Project to the satisfaction of the client.


Estimating and Create a Project Budget:

  • Manage the Project inside the Budget and established timeline

  • Create a realistic, reasonable timeline that will be met

Manage Project:

  • Work with Supervisor to oversee staff and subcontractors on the Project

  • Prepare and submit budget estimates and progress & cost tracking reports weekly

  • Understand and manage construction materials

  • Track Project progress against budget weekly. Report any anomalies within 24 hours to office.

Manage Client Expectations:

  • Ensure clear communication as to who owns financial responsibility in resolution with complaints and construction problems before implementation of solutions.

  • Get the Project done on time.

  • Report job delays in a timely and professional manner.

  • Manage Change Order Process

Business Development:

  • Manage existing client relationships

  • Referrals

  • Repeat Business


  • Planning

  • Computer Skills: Word, Excel, MS Project desirable

  • Organized and good follow through

  • Project Management

  • Hands on knowledge/experience of construction projects

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