Sr. Construction Project Manager

  • Experis
  • 2100 N Cargo Rd, Tulsa, OK 74115, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020

Job Description

Job Description

Sr. Construction Project Manager

Location: Tulsa, OK (74119)

Contract Length: 12 months (with opportunity for extension)

Travel: 25% travel consists of traveling to project sites. Currently due to COVID-19 this position will start remotely and later transition into working on location targeting the beginning of 2021.

Job Description:

Manage a portfolio of predominately medium risk projects, or assist in the management of projects of the highest complexity, within a matrix team environment.

Provide leadership, direction, training, coordination, and effective communication to initiate, plan, execute, monitor, control, and close projects in a safe, efficient, economical, risk-balanced approach to achieve short and long range goals and to obtain maximum customer satisfaction.

Develop relationships and effectively communicate with all stakeholders including internal customers, external customers, team members, suppliers, contractors, vendors, and industry peers.

Perform supervisory duties and responsibilities, if direct reports are assigned.

Principal Accountabilities:

Plan, organize, direct, coordinate and supervise assigned project work activities with demonstrated proficiency in all aspects with minimal management oversight.

Support and hold employees and contractors accountable for the System Safety Process, ensuring a safe working environment focused on "Commitment to Zero Harm".

Supervise, develop, review and coordinate the project plan, schedule, budget, with demonstrated proficiency in all aspects.

Effectively manage cost and timely reallocate funding.

Effectively communicate project details and status updates.

Lead planning meetings and project updates including detailed and complex stakeholder presentations.

Provide clear and concise written reports.

Develop and actively manage working relationships with the project team, internal and external customers or partners, contractors, vendors, and suppliers.

Foster teamwork and actively monitor customer satisfaction.

Provide wide range of detailed guidance, instruction, and training to improve design, systems, procedures, processes, schedules, and costs.

Confidently challenge others at a high level of informed understanding in all project work.

Ensure maximum customer satisfaction and demonstrate effective and efficient performance of project work activities on complex project level.

Supervise up to 5 others as assigned including duties such as completion of well written performance plans.

Provide support to direct reports in their development activities and mentor other project and assistant project managers.

Represent company with industrial customers, vendors, and regulators as assigned projects dictate.


Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Business or related field of study with five (5) years qualified experience or, two-year Associate's degree in the same required disciplines with seven (7) years of qualified experience (see below).

Experience must exhibit increasing project management and business/financial administration activities and responsibilities.

Trained in areas of construction safety, negotiations, scope development and control, cost estimating, construction contracting, project controls and reporting, quality control, risk management.

PPE required: Steel Toed Boots Hard Hat Safety Glasses Florescent safety vest FR Shirt

Project Management Institute's (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

Other Qualifications:

Provide effective leadership, team building and meeting management as outlined in PMBOK and leadership competencies and values.

Demonstrate a high level of ability, motivation, and attitude in leading a team and a project to successful conclusion.

Demonstrated proficiency in Oracle's Primavera P6 scheduling software.

Effective and compelling communication, including the use of effective listening, with all stakeholders including team members, sponsors, management and senior management.

Apply economic analysis techniques and business acumen in project decision making and ensure alignment of project and company financial goals.

Influence the Engineering & Design, Procurement, Contracting, Estimating, and Construction procedures and processes to optimize a project. Identify opportunities for business process improvement within project scope.

Apply working knowledge of PMBOK Project Management tools and techniques.

Provide strategic thinking, planning, risk assessment and prioritization of project activities.

Globally view the project from all angles such as safety, constructability, sequence, changing conditions, contingencies, contractual, predictability, level of priority, sense of direction and sense of productivity to quickly identify and to avoid or to mitigate project risks.

Demonstrates sound decision making practices.

Provide organization of project activities, delegate project task assignments, confidently set team requirements and expectations, manage deliverables and hold team members accountable.

Provide constructive feedback to project team members.

Effectively prioritize and manage conflict to provide solutions to issues that maximize synergies with an overriding goal to do the "right thing" for the company.

Take timely independent action and know when to elevate an issue.

Proficient in scope management, utilization of risk balanced technical options, and project risk management.

Proficient in contract development and management with acceptable allocation of risks within the terms of the contract.

Evaluate and determine the skill sets and capabilities of team members then make recommendations and/or provide constructive feedback to ensure project success.

Demonstrated ability to effectively lead cross-functional teams to plan and execute projects.

Act with integrity by demonstrating accountability for project assignments.

Seek input from Subject Matter Experts by asking the right questions.

Company Description

#1 Global Supplier of the Year!

Experis is a global leader in professional resourcing and project-based workforce solutions. We deliver in-demand talent for mission-critical positions, enhancing the competitiveness of the organizations and people we serve. Our goal is to maintain a positive candidate and client experience through fitting the best candidates with the best positions.
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