Construction Project Manager
Company: City of Deerfield Beach
Location: Deerfield Beach
Posted on: May 3, 2021
Performs administrative and professional work serving as a
Project Manager for various citywide capital projects. Work
generally involves construction management, plans reviews, cost
control, inspection, and oversight of professional contractors
and/or consultants. An employee assigned to this classification has
considerable public contact and must exercise discretion, tact and
diplomacy in explaining construction requirements, answering
questions, and resolving problems. Work is performed under general
direction of the City Engineer and is reviewed while in progress
and upon completion through observation, discussions and review of
Examples of Duties
Oversees and manages City construction projects and
Manages the inspection and record keeping of Capital Improvement
Program projects and sites.
Directs the construction programs, projects/activities for more
than one department.
Interprets the general conditions of a construction contract and
monitors contract compliance.
Discusses problems onsite, by telephone or in office with owners,
contractors, construction workers and architects.
Works with operation and administrative personnel to assess
available resources and needs.
Monitors ongoing construction specifications, contracts, and
consultants to ensure compliance with contractual obligations.
Provides written records and documentation for contractor payouts
Inspects projects for conformance with construction documents,
negotiates and processes change orders and warranty
Explains departmental policy and pertinent rules and regulations to
the public by personal contact or telephone, answers other
inquiries and provides routine information.
Acts as liaison among departments, functions or groups, within the
City. Interprets and/or explains codes and other related
Resolves technical conflicts in difficult situations.
Monitors department, division, or section expenditures and budget
Prepares and submits required reports.
Processes various permits.
Guides, leads, reviews, verifies, observes, and manages staff if
Attends meetings and conducts presentations to the Commission,
Performs all other related duties as required.
Emergency Management Responsibilities
Note: During emergency conditions, all City employees are
automatically considered emergency service workers. City employees
are subject to being called to work in the event of a disaster such
as a hurricane, or other emergency situations, and are expected to
perform emergency service duties as assigned.
Education and Experience:
Skills, Work Environment and Hours
Bachelors Degree in Construction Management, engineering,
architecture or related field and at least four (4) years of
relevant experience; or an equivalent combination of training,
education, and experience, and a Valid Florida Drivers License.
Preferred Qualifications: Florida State and/or Broward County
Contractor License, Broward County Board of Rules and Appeals
Building Official Certification, Standard Building Code
Administrator License, or Project Management Professional.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
- Knowledge of construction practices, building codes, City
ordinances and related legal issues.
- Skill in administrative, problem solving, public speaking,
records administration, mediation and writing.
- Ability to evaluate situations and deal with the public.
- Ability to use small office equipment and computers.
- Ability to create and guide implementation of major
The physical demands involve climbing, crouching, ability to use
hand and finger movement to grasp and manipulate objects, hearing,
kneeling, lifting, mental acuity, near acuity, pulling, pushing,
reaching, repetitive motion, speaking, standing, stooping, talking,
visual acuity, and walking. May be required to exert up to 50
pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force
frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move
The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environment
conditions: job likely consists of typical office work or
administrative work. The employee works in a dynamic environment
that requires me to be sensitive to change and responsive to
changing goals, priorities, and needs.
*The City of Deerfield Beach is an Equal Opportunity Employer*
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