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Construction Project Manager in Windermere at Areas, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Areas is now hiring a Construction Project Manager for our retail and restaurants in Travel Plazas on Florida Turnpike as well as Maryland Turnpike. The position will be based out of Orlando. The position will work closely with the Director of Construction. The Construction Manager is responsible for managing all aspects associated with the construction administration of a large project. Candidate must be able to pass a series of background checks. For more information please visit our website at www.areasusa.com


  • Supports project Business Development, Marketing, and design efforts.
  • Directs the efforts of the construction management team.
  • Conducts pre-construction conference(s).
  • Monitors and reports on contractors' schedules for durations.
  • Tracks and monitors construction expenditures, prepares spending forecasts.
  • Reviews, verifies, processes, and recommends approval for Contractor progress payment applications.
  • Conducts site meetings dealing with Contractor work progress, schedule, coordination, record drawing and problem exposure and resolution meetings.
  • Responsible for resolving issues arising from the inspection process or from contract administration.
  • Directs activities of Project Representatives and Engineer on project site.
  • Manages all aspects of construction management budget.
  • Negotiates and resolves Change Order Requests and RFQ proposals on behalf of the Areas.
  • Responsible for planning and scheduling all of the onsite staff and staff that come to the site on an intermittent basis and as necessary.
  • Serves as lead administrator of the field office on all projects under limited supervision.
  • Keeps all parties of the contract informed of clarifications and interpretations required for proper execution of the contract.

Job Requirements

1. Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or Construction Management.
2. Must have experience in construction documents and retail construction with building code knowledge and cost estimating experience preferred. Additional skills would include AutoCAD, MS Office and project management software.
3. Must have excellent communication skills and strong teamwork abilities.
4. Must have solid management experience running small to medium size projects.