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Senior Project Manager (Heavy Marine Construction)

New Haven, CT
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Senior Project Manager (Heavy Marine Construction)

GPAC is looking for a professional Construction Manager with a background in Structures, Ports, and Marine infrastructure. In this role, you’ll leverage your deep construction management and engineering knowledge of port or marine infrastructure, and/or waterfront construction to partner with our client and subcontractors to address a variety of construction issues relating to utilities, site civil, facilities, marine structures, environmental impact as well as schedule, budget and critical deadlines.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Analyze plans and specifications
  • Perform site visit(s) and meets with owners and designers if required
  • Assist with takeoffs, budgets, estimates
  • Establishes means and methods of construction and performs engineering analyses to support means and methods
  • Providing document, schedule, and plan reviews during both the preconstruction (design) and construction phases of the contract
  • Participating in the bid and award process
  • Addressing and monitoring change on projects
  • Participating in briefing a Dispute Review Board (DRB), if used
  • Managing the claims and conflict resolution process
  • Coordinating with tenants, other outside agencies, and stakeholders as directed and authorized by the Port
  • Coordinating closeout services for each project
  • Before award, assisting in pre-proposal conferences and participating in pre-award meetings
  • Assuring that projects are constructed in strict compliance with environmental regulatory permits
  • Prepare costs analysis for certain or all portions of the projects
  • Solicit quotes from subcontractors and vendors
  • Prepare construction schedule and performs cash-flow analyses
  • Close out bids and assists in preparation of supporting documentation
  • From time to time, visits projects, and prepares costs analyses


  • Bachelor’s degree in construction, engineering or related area of study; preferred areas of emphasis in construction management or engineering.
  • 5+ years of experience in managing marine, infrastructure, and/or heavy civil construction projects.
  • Specific experience in contract change management, construction claims tracking and claims resolution.
  • Working knowledge of Construction softwares, Microsoft Office, Etc.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, age, color, sex (including pregnancy), religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable laws or regulations.

GPAC (Growing People and Companies) is an award-winning search firm specializing in placing quality professionals within multiple industries across the United States since 1990. We are extremely competitive, client-focused and realize that our value is in our ability to deliver the right solutions at the right time.



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