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Assistant Project Manager

Posted: 12 Nov 2020 Closes: 12 Dec 2020
Riverside, United States Competitive
Permanent & Full-time 1101293393

We have multiple openings forour Southern California projects.

Skanska, one of the leadingheavy-civil construction engineering companies in the US, is seekingexpert Assistant Project Managers who desire to be part of atalented team bidding outstanding projects across the western United States.

The Assistant ProjectManager works within the Project Management Team which is responsible to planand oversee the project to ensure a timely and cost effective outcome. Thisincludes budgeting, organization, implementation and scheduling of the project.Ensure the project is constructed in a safe, ethical manner and in compliancewith all federal, state, and local laws. The Project Management Team can varygreatly depending on the size and complexity of the projects, which in turnwill affect the number of responsibilities the Assistant Project Manager willbe involved in.

What You'll Do:
  • Responsible for the safety of all assigned employees and subcontractors to ensure the safe execution of all activities, including the strict adherence to company safety policies and programs through the communication and enforcement of the Skanska Safety and Health Management Program, including the ability to independently stop work for a safety violation or suspected safety violation;
  • Hiring and recommend termination of subcontractors / vendors including negotiations, sub agreements, material agreements and PO's;
  • Management of subcontractors and vendors schedule, performance, and payments;
  • Ensure compliance with project and Skanska's DBE compliance program;
  • Chair project meetings, including project team, owner and subcontractors meetings;
  • Complete understanding of the contract including Skanska's contractual obligations and the owners obligations;
  • Identify Project Risk and independently develop Mitigation Plans;
  • Ensure timely notices as required to the owner to protect Skanska interests regarding extra work, design changes, delays, impacts, etc., which requires independent contract analysis;
  • Manage project claims in collaboration with Skanska's Legal Department;
  • Project submittals, process RFIs & shop drawings, as required by the Owner;
  • Manage and/or coordinate onsite personnel, equipment and material resources;
  • Manage the project budget utilizing Skanska's Cost Control Systems;
  • Compile reports regarding financial, schedule and production reports for the Project Executive;
  • Prepare and coordinate payments from owner and ensure timely payments;
  • Develop and maintain the project schedule in sync with the project budget;
  • Develop and maintain site logistics plan with Superintendent staff;
  • Ensure the project delivers a quality product meeting Skanska's high quality standards.
We're Looking For:
  • Functions effectively as part of a team;
  • Computer proficient and the ability to adapt to new innovations and processes;
  • Strong written, communication, and problem solving skills;
  • Estimating skills a plus;
  • Demonstrates good management and leadership skills;
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills;
  • Good math/accounting skills;
  • General understanding of industry;
  • Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times;
  • Ready and willing to learn new skills to enhance their career growth;
  • Education and/or Experience- Bachelor of Science in Construction or Engineering preferred, but experience may be considered in lieu of same; and;
  • 5 years of industry experience required.
Developing Your Career at Skanska,You Will:
  • Contribute to a sustainable future improving the lives of people, communities and companies;
  • Collaborate in an open culture where sound values and dedicated people come together for greater results;
  • Thrive in a people-driven international company with countless opportunities to learn and grow.
Skanska is an equalopportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration foremployment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualifiedindividual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race,religion, color, national origin, sex, age.

Skanska is one of theworld's leading construction and development companies. In the U.S., Skanska'score operations include building construction, civil infrastructure and developingself-financed commercial properties, which together generated $8 billion inrevenue in 2018. As a developer in the U.S., Skanska has invested a total of$2.3 billion in commercial and multi-family projects. With U.S. headquarters inNew York City, Skanska has offices in 28 metro areas with 9,000 employeesnationwide. Skanska is an industry-leading innovator in both safety and projectexecution, and offers competitive solutions for both traditional and complexassignments to help build a more sustainable future for our customers andcommunities. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered inStockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled approximately $20billion in 2018.

We are proud to be named one of America's BestEmployers of 2017 by Forbes.

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Additional Information
  • Location: Riverside, California, United States
  • Additional Locations:Barstow, California, United States; Victorville, California, United States; Los Angeles, California, United States; Corona, California, United States
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Employee Status: Regular

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