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Project Manager - Self Perform Concrete

Company: Walbridge
Location: Detroit
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:


Project Management / Director


Walbridge has an excellent opportunity for a Project Manager to provide overall project planning, execution, administrative and technical direction for one large, complex project or, may direct several small and/or medium size projects. Responsibilities to include customer interface, project scoping, estimating, scheduling, procurement, construction oversight, safety oversight, cost and progress monitoring, management and reporting.

The Project Manager will actively manage project teams of self-performing concrete trades such as carpenters, cement masons, laborers and operators as well as manage and direct subcontractors. Project types include heavy industrial related projects including, storage facilities; automotive facilities, manufacturing plants, primary metals and industrial process facilities; power generation and utility projects, parking structures, etc.

We want you to join our team.

Through industry-leading innovation our company has forged a legacy of quality and safety since our founding in 1916.

What we offer you:
A safe, inclusive environment where employees are valued for their contributions
Career planning, development & growth
Outstanding training programs

Why choose Walbridge:
Large organization with award-winning projects, yet small enough for you to have an impact
Strong values which are the foundation of our growth for over 100 years
International, regional and local recognition for stand-out projects, safety, sustainability, culture, wellness and diversity practices


Provide overall management direction for self-perform concrete projects ranging from $1 M - $20 M.
Implement Company Safety Policies into all aspects of the project
Oversee total construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule.
Assume appropriate responsibility for financial outcomes of projects, including erosion of profit, cost over-runs, and accuracy of reporting.
Assisting in providing knowledge and direction to crews which ensure high standards of quality being performed.
Actively manage crews of self-performing concrete trades such as carpenters, laborers, cement masons, and operators.
Thoroughly understand Owner's contract requirements and initiate and manage changes accordingly.
Includes interfacing with client representatives, A/E representatives, union officials, subcontractors, security, etc.
Plan, coordinate and/or supervise activities of all company personnel on assigned project(s).
On union projects, may assist in jurisdictional disputes and negotiations as required.
Ensure all company, client, and project policies, procedures, standards, etc., are adhered to. Interpret policies as required.
Maintain official project logs and documentation files.
Assist with implementation/interpretation of safety programs.
Provide direction to planning, scheduling, logistics, and engineering functions as required.

Possesses ultimate authority on assigned project and reports to the Project Executive.


Bachelor Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or equivalent relevant professional experience and training.
10 years supervisory or equivalent experience in similar type self- perform construction.
Knowledge of concrete construction: ACI Standards and practices, formwork, flatwork, and large foundations.
Demonstrated ability to lead project teams from contract award to project close-out.
Thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction (technology, equipment, methods); Company policies, procedures and standards; and union jurisdiction, labor agreements, negotiations essential.
Excellent communication, organizational, supervisory and planning skills required.

EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V

Walbridge is an equal opportunity employer with a culture that promotes diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workforce. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, citizenship status, status as an individual with a disability, military, or protected veteran status or any other legally protected status. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning career development, recruitment, hiring, compensation, benefits, training, termination, promotions, or any other condition of employment.



Keywords: Walbridge, Detroit , Project Manager - Self Perform Concrete, Executive , Detroit, Michigan

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