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Construction Manager

Independence, Ohio
Job Type
1 May 2022
ACCEL Schools is looking for an experienced Construction Project Manager to plan and manage a wide range of building improvement projects. This position will develop project plans, award work and manage construction projects in our schools. The position will work with school personnel to complete projects in a timely and efficient manner, in compliance with all local, state and federal requirements.

A successful candidate must be well-versed in construction methodologies and procedures, with the ability to coordinate professionals of different disciplines to achieve successful results.


Collaborate with school managers, engineers, architects, building officials, etc. to determine the specifications of each project
Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach effective agreements
Ensure appropriate permits and licenses are acquired for projects
Determine needed resources with attention to budgetary limitations
Plan operations and schedule phases to ensure deadlines will be met
Hire contractors and allocate responsibilities to complete tasks
Supervise the contractors to ensure projects are within scope and on time
Evaluate and report progress on each project
Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues


Proven experience as construction project manager
Understanding of construction procedures, processes and project management principles
Familiarity with quality and health and safety standards
Good working knowledge of MS Office applications
Familiarity with construction/ project management applications
Outstanding communication and negotiation skills
Excellent organizational and time-management skills
A team player with leadership abilities
BS/BA in engineering, building science or relevant field

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  • Job Reference: 579134674-2
  • Date Posted: 1 May 2022
  • Recruiter: Accel Schools
  • Location: Independence, Ohio
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent