Residential Land Development Project Manager


The Residential Land Development Project Manager is responsible for the execution and oversight of horizontal work scopes, including all aspects of site and infrastructure, working with vertical management.  Responsibilities include project budget management, design input, issuing RPF’s, awarding contracts, construction monitoring, field supervision, and inspection of work performed by contractors.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Prepares and manages project-related budgets and other necessary documentation through on-line and off-line tools
  • Outlines project resource requirements, including engagement of consultants and contractors
  • Drafts RFPs and reviews and qualifies consultant and contractor proposals
  • Reviews and administers project contracts, including those from consultants, contractors, etc. 
  • Recommends selections for project award
  • Oversees contractors, subcontractors, architects, engineers, etc. during all phases of the projects
  • Monitors and reports project activities to ensure each project phase is progressing on schedule and within prescribed financial parameters
  • Maintains communication and provides timely and accurate project documentation and reporting regarding project scope, design, budget, quality and schedule agreements
  • Facilitates team meetings for project planning, communicating project information, status updates and addressing issues 
  • Resolves issues in a timely manner and communicates difficult/sensitive information tactfully
  • Enforces standards and procedures for project planning, design, reporting, decision making, and documentation
  • Spend a substantial amount of time on construction sites monitoring and reporting on activity
  • Closes out projects for transfer with all required certificates, inspections and documents as required
  • Understands critical path management and the utilization of schedules to establish timelines, meet deadlines and prioritize appropriately
  • Other duties as assigned

Essential Qualifications:

  • 5 years’ experience in the construction industry with a focus on site development including residential, multi-family, and mixed use
  • Experience working for a developer preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or other related discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Understanding of jurisdictional processes required to obtain all necessary permits and entitlements
  • Ability to manage  multiple priorities with conflicting deadlines
  • Results-oriented team player with a high level of integrity
  • Demonstrate ability to foster collaboration and build relationships
  • Exceptional leadership qualities and communication skills 
  • Strong ability to problem solve while not sacrificing project goals
  • Ability to proactively identify critical path tasks and, without exception, execute on those tasks
  • Must be able to travel by car to various project locations within a 3-hour distance on a regular basis
  • PC proficiency to include (but not limited to) Microsoft Office applications
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Project or other Project Planning/Tracking software preferred
  • Proficiency with GIS software and SiteOps is a plus
  • Must be able to communicate in English effectively with other individuals
  • Must be able to follow written and verbal instructions

Essential Physical Requirements:

  • Must be physically able to do assigned work as outlined above
  • Must be physically able to sit and use the computer for hours at a time
  • Must be able to lift to 25 pounds