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Project Manager - Mission Critical Division

Caliente Construction
Tempe, AZ
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Salary: Starting at $100K, DOE

Position:  Project Manager - Mission Critical                                                                                                                    SAFETY SENSITIVE POSITION

Reports:  Director of Operations or Project Director

Exempt or Non-Exempt:  Exempt



The Project Manager is responsible with development strategies and management of construction projects by controlling project costs and analyzing information.


  • Prepares work to be accomplished by gathering information and requirements; setting priorities
  • Prepares construction budget by reviewing bid documents and determining how the project will be built
  • Obtains bids from bid documents and solicits vendors and subcontractors by specifying material; identifying qualified subcontractors; negotiating prices
  • Ability to read and understand construction drawings and specifications
  • Reads contract requirements and has a thorough understanding of project scope
  • Works with superintendents to evaluate the construction schedule and coordinate labor as needed; applies materials, subcontractors and other items to schedule and budgets appropriately
  • Completes monthly project billing and projection reports
  • Makes regular site field evaluations; track budgets and schedules, and correspond with customer as needed
  • Maintains a professional working relationship with all project personnel (Owner, Architect, Superintendent and facility staff)
  • Strong knowledge of MEP, life safety and mission critical systems
  • Ability to estimate change orders
  • Maintains quality service by following trade and organizational standards
  • Provides mentoring for facility staff


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily and have a complete and thorough knowledge of construction.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

  • Four-year Construction Management degree in conjunction with five (5) years of job-specific scope experience, or equivalent
  • Maintain/Develop Customer and Vendor Relationships
  • Knowledge of construction integrated job cost accounting systems in order to analyze project cost reports
  • Proficient with software applications (Word/Excel/Outlook/Bluebeam/Powerproject/Procore/MS Teams/SharePoint)
  • Minimum of five (5) years of job-specific scope experience
  • A thorough understanding of construction industry documents
  • Excellent organizational skills, detail oriented, efficient and reliable
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player, ability to recognize how individual actions affect the team as a whole
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment, flexible and adaptable to changes to planned tasks or schedule
  • Ability to maintain a positive leadership position at all times.


  • Ability to work 40 hours per week or more if required
  • Ability to lift and/or carry up to 20 lbs. unassisted
  • May require repetitive use of arms, hands and fingers
  • May require prolonged periods of sitting and/or standing throughout workday
  • Willing to travel to various job site and/or employee recruitment and work locations
  • Valid driver license and proof of insurability required when job duties require use of motor vehicle
  • Requires exercising of discretion in decision making process and maintaining of strict confidentiality with respect to applicant, employee and company proprietary related information


Caliente provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

Caliente Construction


Tempe, AZ
85283 USA



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