Project Manager Jobs

Project Manager Overview


A project manager is responsible for overseeing the completion of a project, and they will typically be involved with every step of the process from hiring to construction. Project managers can work in any number of fields, and their projects can range from developing a new gated community to releasing a new type of music player device. However, the overwhelming majority of project managers are involved with construction, and their projects tend to be commercial in nature. Just a sample of the average project manager tasks could include hiring new employees, getting approval from the country for construction to begin, creating a timeline for the project and acting as a liaison between staff, managers, suppliers and the community.

Project Manager Educational Requirements


It is incredibly rare to secure a position as a project manager without a bachelor's degree. While there are some entry-level positions accepting applicants with just a two-year associate degree, those are generally the exception to the rule. The most successful project managers will major in subjects like construction science, project management, construction engineering or building science in order to sufficiently prepare for their careers. It may also be beneficial for project managers to earn certifications such as the Certified Construction Manager designation from the Construction Management Association of America or the Certified Professional Constructor designation from the American Institute of Constructors.

Project Manager Job Market


Statistics predict that between 2012 and 2022, the job market for project managers in the United States will grow by an impressive 16 percent, which is above average for careers in the country. This increase will translate to more than 80,000 additional project managers jobs over the next decade as well as countless similar positions like that of project administrator, project assurance specialist and release manager.

Project Manager Salary


In 2012, the average median salary for a project manager was $82,790. The highest salaries in the industry tend to go to project managers who are employed in civil engineering firms while the lowest salaries tend to be for specialty trade contractors or nonprofit project managers.
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General Purpose/Summary of Job: The Corporate Recruiter and HR Project Manager is responsible for all recruiting efforts of the Finance and Administration corporate groups as well as projects related to the HR Department. The position is responsible for sourcing candidates by using various techniques and tools to assist all levels of the Paramus office with maintaining staff levels and attracting...
Greetings! Are you interested in taking up Project Manager with Sap Project management experience in Saint Charles –MO? We, at Nikad India, are looking for creative, successful, enthusiastic and positive professionals interested in working for one of our clients, a multinational organization with global presence. Ideal candidate should have 10 + years of experience in Project Management with exper...
Position Description: Specific Job Responsibilities: Employee will be the lead Project Manager for the JT3 J-Tech Team. Employee will be the Project/Portfolio Manager for JT3 Corporate Processes and Tools development, upgrade and deployment. Plans, Coordinates, and reports on Corporate Projects. Provides PM oversight of requirements development, design, development, acquisition, testing, deploymen...
Project manager/ Estimator min. 5yrs construction exp. Call 843-384-4109...
Job Title Technical Project Manager Job Description Play a deeply involved Project Management role and deliver projects in a rapid and dynamic environment. The candidate must possess excellent leadership & software engineering skills, be a pro-active, solution-oriented individual with strong communication skills. Key Responsibilities 1. Analyze requirements & Design Solutions 2. Work in Cross-func...
IT Project Manager: Looking for a candidate with strong technical skills to help drive a business critical development project for a next generation online learning platform. This will be a 5-6 month project. Candidates must have IT Software Development PM experience managing in-house web and SOA projects with an emphasis on rapid prototyping using tools like Axure, Balsamiq etc. Must have experie...
Job Title: Facilities Engineer / Project Manager Location: Bakersfield, CA Compensation: DOE Assignment Length: Contract-1-2+ years Please send resumes to ***** Description: Our client is looking for a Facilities Engineer/Project Manager As a Project Manager will be working on small projects from early concept to execution. Types of projects could include: Pipeline design and constructio...
The Project Manager is responsible for the day-to-day logistics and execution of experiential marketing & event campaigns and supervises all program related staff and activities to ensure these are completed in a timely, efficient and effective manner within budget, as per the details of the contract with the client. The Project Manager works under the guidance of Account Directors and Producers t...
Tracking Code 983-763 Job Description The Project Manager is responsible for administering and overseeing all aspects of the management, operation, and maintenance activities at facilities operating under one contract. Responsibilities also include supervision of staff, development of monthly reports to clients and governmental agencies and interaction with city staff. Required Skills Thorough kno...
Requirements An opportunity to contribute to the improvement of the Noise Reduction Technology Group's consumer headset products. Manage Continuing engineering, cost reduction and product variant projects with the following responsibilities: Schedule creation and management, meeting product performance and cost targets, meeting project development cost targets, task prioritization, coordination wi...
About JPMorgan Chase: JPMorgan Chase has assets of approximately $2.2 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small businesses and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management and private equity. The headquarters for JPMorgan Chase is located in New York. J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. has s...
Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems. Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employ...
AETEA Information Technology is a nationwide company with hundreds of IT professionals currently working for us. Our clients are Fortune 500 companies in the financial (bank/brokerage), telecommunications, manufacturing, pharmaceutical and insurance industries. Visit us online at www.AETEA.com or on Facebook and Twitter for more information. We currently have a Project Manager consulting opportuni...
TUDI Mechanical Systems (www.tudi.com) – Voted the #1 Work Place in the Pittsburgh area by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and named one of the best contractors on the U.S. East Coast by Air Conditioning, Heating and Refrigeration News! Founded in 1987, TUDI Mechanical Systems has grown into this premier mechanical contractor in both the Pittsburgh and Tampa Markets. Our philosophies and strategies ha...
ENGINEER / PROJECT MANAGER We are seeking an Engineer to work as a Project Manager for a contract with the Dept of Fish and Wildlife for Dam Safety Investigations and Construction Projects. Location: Arlington, VA Position length: 3 year (base + 2 option years) Work schedule: M – F, 40 hour week Benefits: To include paid holidays, paid vacation, medical/dental/vision/401k MINIMUM QUALIFICATONS/EXP...
We are looking for a Project Manager Contractor for a high technology company in the enterprise software, hardware and services space. The Project Manager will own the project management of a broad set of IT infrastructure program activities. The Project Manager will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of project deliverables within the specified constraints of time and cost while managing th...
Requirements Consider a career with Bose Corporations as a Manufacturing Project Manager within Manufacturing Assembly Development Engineering division. In this dual role, you will lead small teams through the rapid development of variants of existing Bose products which have alternate colors, materials or finish in their construction as well as providing final assembly process development support...
M Squared Engagement Description Senior Project Manager – IT Risk Management M Squared has been asked to provide formalized project management expertise for various project work streams in the area of risk management and information security for the IT organization. These work streams will include ID access management, provisioning, privacy and security. M Squared project management consultants wi...
IT Project Manager/ Project Coordinator This position will be responsible for coordinating all projects within IT including application development, hardware, software and network upgrades. Duties include strategic planning, implementing project management disciplines and methodologies, portfolio management, aligning skills and resources. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES · Implement and maintai...
Project Manager II Weldon Spring / St. Charles, MO Must have comprehensive knowledge of principles, concepts and techniques in project management involving environmental services, hazardous waste management services, remediation services, and/or ecological services. For complete job description and to apply visit the employment page at www.stoller.com The S.M. Stoller Corporation is an EEO Employe...
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Project Management Career Tools

Project Manager

Salaries

$41,000.00 - $121,000.00
Typical Salary for Project Manager
(5592 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
47.1%
Master's
26.7%
Some College Coursework Completed
11.5%
Associates
6.1%
High School
3.3%
(3983 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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