Project Manager - CPM in Hartford, CT at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 4/24/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Project Manager, Construction

Summary of Job:

Usually the top-on-site position on large and/or complex water and wastewater projects.  Provides overall administrative and technical direction, enforces company and project policies, main client interface, and ensures the project is constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule.   Conducts work requiring independent evaluation, selection, adaptation and modification of standard construction techniques.

Key Duties:

  • Organizes and directs all construction-related activities on a construction project to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule; meets accounting requirements; and is completed to quality standards

  • Plans, coordinates and supervise activities of all company and contracted personnel on assigned projects

  • Authorize/approve all selecting, hiring, and overseeing the work done by the contractors, purchase requisitions, change requests, etc. 

  • Monitor budgets, schedules, cost reports and job progress and review with team members on a weekly basis

  • Acts as primary client contact for all project-field activities

  • Maintains official project log and documentation files

  • Assists with implementation/interpretation of safety programs

  • Oversee project environmental regulation compliance

  • Perform additional assignments, per supervisors direction


Qualifications & Experience:

  • Requirements include 5 years project-related work experience within the heavy industrial construction industry, preferably with public water/wastewater experience.

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management/Engineering or related field or equivalent project-related work experience.

  • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction (technology, equipment, methods); company policies, procedures and standards.

  • Excellent communication, organizational, supervisory and planning skills required.


Work Environment:

  • Spends 100% of time in construction environment

  • Travel is primarily limited to Northeast jobsite locations

  • Valid Driver’s license and safe driving record

  • Possible Work Hazards:  May be exposed to possible operations hazards including dust, fumes, toxic and caustic chemicals, heavy machinery, high pressure, hot or cold work temperatures, slippery surfaces, water and electrical hazards

  • Physical Demands:  Amount of time spent – Standing 25%, Sitting 20%, Walking 50% 

  • The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, or crouch and enter confined spaces

  • May be required to use ladders or stairs

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus

  • Must be able to serve rotational 24 hour emergency on-call if required by site

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.