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Construction Manager Overview

Construction Managers plan and coordinate the construction of projects from their inception to their completion. They are responsible for budgeting and supervising the projects as well. Although many Construction Managers work at an office, most of them also do field work and have to make important decisions concerning the projects they are responsible for overseeing. For particularly large projects, several Construction Managers may supervise different aspects of the project and have to coordinate all their efforts together toward a common goal.

Construction Manager Education Requirements

A Construction Manager usually has experience as a self-employed General Contractor. However, candidates can also qualify with a high school diploma and several years of relevant work experience. Some two-year technical programs offer construction management or construction technology programs that can prepare Construction Managers for smaller projects. Those who want to be Construction Managers for larger projects generally must have a bachelor's degree in construction management, construction science, engineering or architecture. More employers are beginning to put a higher emphasis on bachelor's degrees for Construction Managers, so those with higher levels of education will have better job prospects in the field.

Construction Manager Job Market

The job market for Construction Managers is expected to grow 16 percent, which is faster than the average of all occupations, from 2012 to 2022. The demand for Construction Managers will directly correlate to the number of construction projects being completed; in regions where new structures are being built, more jobs will open for qualified candidates.

Construction Manager Salary

The median salary for Construction Managers is $82,790. The top 10 percent of earners could expect an income as high as $144,520. The most profitable industries for Construction Managers are generally those who work for computer systems design services, insurance carriers, scientific research and development services, lumber and other construction materials wholesalers, and oil and gas extraction companies. However, most Construction Managers work in residential and nonresidential construction sectors.

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Construction Project Manager - MUST HAVE Plan, organize, direct and control the execution of assigned general construction projects to meet the Company’s cost, quality, equipment and material resource usage, and safety objectives. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: · Assume overall responsibility for a profitable, well-constructed, safe project, completed in a timely manner · Review projec...
San Marcos, TX Texas State University Construction Project Manager - Facilities Planning Design and Construction Job Number: 2015129 Job Description: The Project Manager (PM) will report to the Associate Director-Facilities Planning, Design and Construction. This position will be responsible for managing multiple, complex capital construction projects. Required Qualifications: 1. Demonstrated...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Construction Project Manager Institutional Group Gaithersburg, MD Full-Time $80,000 - $100,000 Apply Apply Construction Project Manager Institutional Group Gaithersburg, MD Full-Time $80,000 - $100,000 Apply Job Details Project Manager - with 5 plus years institutional construction experience in...
AMEC is a focused supplier of consultancy, engineering and project management services to its customers in the world's oil and gas, mining, clean energy, environment and infrastructure markets. With annual revenues of some £4.2 billion, AMEC designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets and employs over 29,000 people in around 40 countries worldwide. See AMEC shares are tr...
Company Confidential Long Beach, CA, 90755
A well-established COMMERCIAL General Contractor specializing in HOTEL Renovation and Construction is currently seeking experienced Construction Project Superintendents AND experienced Construction Labor Foremen to join our team. Compensation and Benefits: Compensation commensurate with work experience and abilities Medical, Dental, Chiropractic, Acupuncture and Life Insurance 401K Plan Profi...
Rogers Group, Inc. is a growing company with core businesses in crushed stone, sand and gravel, asphalt, and highway construction. The company employs approximately 1,500 across eight (8) states. We are currently seeking a HEAVY HIGHWAY (asphalt paving)CONSTRUCTION MANAGER in Central Arkansas (Conway, AR area). This position reports to the Vice President and Strategic Market Area Manager for the ...
Large Utility has an immediate need in the Central US for a Electrical Construction Lead. This position is an integral part of the project team with expertise in construction techniques. The Construction Lead will be assigned one or more projects and is expected to perform them independently given the expectations for the work and the desired results. This is a contract position expected to last 1...
Project Manager: Commercial contractor specializing in National Brand Quick Service Restaurants searching for experienced project manager. Must be proficient in reading and understanding blueprints, knowledgeable of "ground up" construction practices, and skilled in the use of MS Office programs. Superintendent: Commercial contractor specializing in National Brand Quick Service Restaurants sear...
Mid-size General Construction/ Construction Management Firm located in Midtown Manhattan is looking for a Construction Project Manager, Superintendent and an Estimator Project Manager We are seeking an individual that is responsible for leading commercial/ institutional construction projects from inception through client move- in. Duties: - Use outstanding interpersonal, communication and cust...
This position is located in our UT, Salt Lake City facility Working on the Fiber to the Home Project in Salt Lake City, the Field (HUT) Construction Manager will manage and direct the activities of multiple functional areas of construction associated with construction of Fiber Hut construction and build-out of all LCP legs across the network "footprint" for the assigned Hut design. Employees at ...
Company Confidential Chicago, IL, 60647
A commercial real estate firm is seeking a project manager that is organized, energetic, dedicated and a self-starter. We are looking for a unique individual with a creative vision and a keen eye for detail. The ideal candidate will have an eclectic background that includes construction project management, design, space planning and more, for multi-story office buildings. If interested in a challe...
Estimator/Project manager - Building Products CPI DAYLIGHTING INC. A Place for Great People Headquartered in Lake Forest, IL, CPI Daylighting is a leader in daylighting solutions nationwide. We design, manufacturer and install quality daylighting systems including skylights, wall lights and canopies. From universities, schools and athletic facilities, to airports and corporate headquarters, hote...
A highly-respected, commercial construction company is seeking a proven Project Manager to join their organization. This Project manager will aid in the continued growth of this company and focus on client relationship building. They place high value in exceeding expectations with their superior workmanship and devotion to be the best: Project Manager Functions: • Create estimates, budgets, and ...
Telecommunications Engineering and Construction Manager Core Technologies JOB #: 1405356 FULL TIME; CAREER Starting Salary Range: $79,000 - $110,600/annually. Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. UCSC strives to embrace diversity in all its forms; it strives to be an inclusive community that fosters an open, enlightened & productive environment. Manages the unit responsibl...
Construction Services Manager The Construction Services Manager is responsible for facilitating his/her Project Manager (PM) and Field Services Team for the on-time and on-budget completion of projects. Qualifications: • The applicant should have graduated from accredited Civil Engineering / Construction Management program. • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel Spreadsheets, Micros...
Pentair Overview Pentair is 30,000 employees strong. We work around the globe to deliver industry-leading products, service and solutions for our customers’ diverse needs in water and other fluids, thermal management and equipment protection. Our inventive thinking, collaborative spirit, disciplined work ethic and breadth of experts allow us to deliver Inspired Solutions for a Changing World. Wit...
About Us An upscale residential remodelling company. We build quality projects for our clients in search of a Construction Project Manager in Chicago. We are seeking an experienced Project Manager within the construction industry. Responsibilities • Manage construction projects from start to finish • Oversee the organization and implementation of the project • Estimate project costs from blue...
Are you passionate about new technology solutions for construction, surveying and mapping industries? Are you a positive, driven person who wants to work for a global positioning technology leader and bring new technology solutions to the real world? If yes, you may be a good fit for the Americas Construction Market Manager for Topcon Positioning Systems. At Topcon, we are all about increasing pro...
When you choose Toll Brothers, you enjoy all the special advantages offered by "America's Luxury Home Builder™." Build Your Career with an Industry Leader Position: Assistant Construction Manager / Superintendent Location: Elgin, Illinois Join the 2014 Builder of the Year! Toll Brothers, Inc., America’s leading builder of luxury homes, seeks an experienced Assistant Construction Manager / Sup...
. Job #3936: Air Seperation Gas Plant Construction & Commissioning Manager Construction/Commissioning Manager Location: Multiple locations across the US Complete execution of safe, high quality, construction projects by planning, organizing, and controlling the work. The duties of the Construction Manager include: Work includes pipelines, Air Separation and Hydrogen plants Implement the site...

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