As a privately held, family-led company, we’re able to work fast and respond to our clients’ needs without anything getting in our way. We invest in the entire construction process from start to finish and everything in-between.
UA Builders employs a staff of over 200, including project managers, estimators, BIM specialists, and site personnel with engineering, architectural, accounting, and computer science expertise has built a reputation as a premier national construction firm, with a roster of loyal clients among major national and international corporations. These include the shared office concept powerhouse WeWork, for which the firm has built more than 4 million square feet of facilities nationwide. The company’s other clients include CBRE, Foursquare Properties, Indeed, RFR Holding, Compass, Edison Properties, and Bank of America, among other organizations.
Long Island City, NY
UA Builders employs a staff of over 200, including project managers, estimators, BIM specialists, and site personnel with engineering, architectural, accounting, and computer science expertise. The firm offers a complete range of services, from site selection analysis to constructability reviews, interior fit-outs, new ground-up construction, and building infrastructure upgrade
It is the responsibility of the Project Manager to plan and oversee construction projects from start to finish in a timely and cost-effective manner. The Project Manager communicates with colleagues, workers, subcontractors, vendors, and suppliers to ensure projects begin and end with minimal error.
Responsibilities and Duties
Manage Project Administrator performance and deadlines.
Ensure project schedules are generated and maintained.
Attend regular meetings with clients and landlords.
Possess working knowledge of all project plans, specifications, and contracts, subcontracts, purchase orders, daily correspondence, shop drawings, submittals, and all other project related documents, and obtain a complete and accurate set of as-built drawings.
Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion.
Document potential schedule delays and promptly notify the Executive Project Manager and keep the Executive Project Manager fully informed in a timely fashion with regard to any and all problem areas on the project.
Review projects in-depth for potential liability and roadblocks.
Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques.
Working Knowledge of New York City Department of Buildings Forms.
Qualifications and Skills
Must have 3 to 10 years commercial construction project & management experience .
Strong cost control and project budget management experience.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office required.
Proficiency in Procore required.
Must be flexible and have strong multi-tasking capabilities.
Must be able to able to conceptually estimate based on preliminary architectural drawings and outline performance requirements/scope of work for subcontractors.
Strong ability to work with others: clients, fellow workers, subordinates and management.
Strong abilities in scheduling and must be familiar with purchase orders, project manager documents and writing contracts.
Strong negotiating skills required.
Bachelors degree in construction, civil engineering, or similar strongly preferred.
Benefits and Perks
Benefits include - Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance, PTO, 401K, and professional development.
Perks include - Working in the WeWork LIC, NY office, snacks, happy hours.