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General Construction Manager

StrongHold Construction & Development Philadelphia, PA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $90,000 to $130,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Medical

We are seeking a General Construction Manager(GCM) responsible for overseeing, support and Projects under construction.. In this role, the GCM will report directly to the CEO.

This position is responsible for the P&L and general management of the operation (+/-36 employees). There are direct responsibilities for Construction Operations, Development (estimating & business development).

The role will require effective cross-functional and collaborative teamwork to achieve business results.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for organizational development and long-term operations, and administrative development for business.
  • Have full management and financial responsibility for all business operations (P&L and program performance). Oversee accounting department (purchasing, project management, billing, reports, payroll, etc.).
  • Acquire, align and prioritize resources and operational support team and company objectives.
  • Manage the implementation of continuous improvement initiatives for project management, and back-office functions.
  • Oversee and supporting construction managers, supervisors and other staff for ensuring all objectives and standards in the construction activity of the company.
  • Daily and weekly reports to CEO.​


  • Develop and oversee administration functions of precast operations,
  • Provide leadership across the organization for problem resolution to facilitate faster improvements and improved working relationships
  • Develop the talent in the organization that includes a strong succession plan
  • Accounting and creating of management report
  • Initiate and inspire short-term and long-term planning efforts
  • Set goals and objective and assist subordinates to set goals and objectives
  • Communicate effectively and create environment that encourages and supports free, honest and effective communication
  • Knowledge/Skills:
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with customers and staff at various organizational levels.
  • Entrepreneurial and innovative spirit and sense of urgency, strategic thinking, innovation, and forecasting ability.
  • Solid listening skills
  • Proven ability to develop and implement new strategies in a competitive business environment
  • A track record in successfully managing a business through change Accepts accountability for the need to consistently achieve targeted goals
  • Ability to develop talent – both as individuals and teams. Strong coaching ability. Commitment to hiring and retaining the best and acting on marginal performance
  • Ability to provide strong leadership to the management team and build confidence should be a clear, strategic thinker with a willingness to take a more hands-on, operational approach where appropriate
  • Energetic, open, and direct manner. Must have the stature and confidence to make difficult decisions

Benefits offered:

  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance

This Company Describes Its Culture as:

  • Innovative -- innovative and risk-taking
  • Aggressive -- competitive and growth-oriented
  • Stable -- traditional, stable, strong processes
  • People-oriented -- supportive and fairness-focused
  • Team-oriented -- cooperative and collaborative


  • Bachelors Degree Desired
  • Minimum of 20 years of experience as an Construction Manager.
  • Minimum of 3 years Quick books.
  • Project Management Expertise.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Outstanding organizational skills.
  • Software requirements: MS Office Word and Excel.
  • OSHA 30

StrongHold Construction & Development

Why Work Here?

Great Growth Potential

Innovation at its best. WHO ARE WE.... Stronghold Development and Construction, LLC is a development company located in the Harrogate section of Philadelphia Pennsylvania. Stronghold Development and Construction has done multiple projects in Philadelphia, Florida, and New Jersey. The company has successfully operated in the Philadelphia area for the past eleven years working on both small- and large-scale construction, repair, and alteration projects focusing on residential and commercial developments. With the business boom that is occurring in our local area, Stronghold Development offers comprehensive services designed to allow business the opportunity to do whatever it takes to finish a project. Some of these services include; design work, remodeling and alterations, permitting, site preparation, carpentry, cement foundations, painting, and plumbing and utilities installation. Stronghold Development also handles new construction to total rehab, banks, warehouse conversions, medical centers, commercial restaurants and nightclubs, as well as student housing. Stronghold Development prides itself on the relationship it has gained with its customers throughout the years. Therefore, Stronghold Developments has a strong customer referral base business. While servicing return customers and gaining new ones.


1817 E Venango Street Suite 101 Philadelphia Pa 19134
Philadelphia, PA


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