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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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Position Description Responsible for all aspects of the development/implementation of a systems project or program involving department or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of a computer-based system, feature, or function from the design process through a finished state for internal/external customers. Provides a single point of contact for projects. Takes projects from original conce...
Position Description Responsible for all aspects of the development/implementation of a systems project or program involving department or cross-functional teams focused on the delivery of a computer-based system, feature, or function from the design process through a finished state for internal/external customers. Provides a single point of contact for projects. Takes projects from original conce...
PROJECT MANAGER-NETWORK DELIVERY CTG is currently looking for a project manager with extensive experience in network delivery. Client location is Portland, OR and the period of performance is expected to be through June 2015 with likely extensions. This PM will assist in collecting network traffic analyst and for identify gaps within their existing network. Candidate should be familiar with virtua...
Current Need This role is responsible for supporting the development and implementation of new Extended Care sales technologies and improvement of existing sales tools to a 500+ sales force network. This role is also responsible for engaging successfully with and delivering sales tools and technology to the sales force network, resulting in increased selling time and profitable sales growth. Posit...
Job Number: 249238 BPR Project Manager BPR Project Manager Bachelors/Masters degree or equivalent work experience required. Position will be located in Washington, DC. Project Management Certification (PMP) and Six Sigma credentials (minimum Green Belt) highly desired. 6-8 years of progressive project/program level management within the Consulting space highly desirable. Experience developing spec...
Project Manager - Sales Application Engineering Company: GED Integrated Solutions is the progressive system solutions provider to the global window & door industry. Essential Functions: Serve as project manager for sold business and work towards its successful completion/delivery Complete contract review document including order definition, technical specifications, engineering drawings, productio...
Hello , This is kevin from Maayee Inc. Hope you are doing great. I have Multiple hot requirements for you. Please let me know your interest and availability for this position. Please send me your Resume (or) your consultant's resumes to ***** or call me at 770-904-1461 and 678-228-8800 ext 103 for further details. Position : Job title: Project Manager Location: Boston MA Duration: 6...
This is a full time, 12 month position which falls within the APA Union. GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Staff Assistant, Project Manager is responsible for supporting institution-wide projects. The Project Manager is responsible for planning and coordinating all related activities for Information Technology projects that will vary in size, scope and complexity. The Project Manager will develop a...
We have an immediate need for aProject Manager with a strong IT background to manage development and implementation of custom integrated information environment managing software and network venders and working directly with the customer and outside suppliers. Responsibilities Manage multiple software and network projects; insure technical solutions planned are achievable, resources applied are ca...
Mission The Senior Associate reports to the Vice President. The mission of a Senior Associate is too effectively manage the requests and needs of Apex Leaders private equity clients. This role contains a number of different requirements, including but not limited to: project manager, due diligence consultant, research associate, and human capital manager. The Senior Associate will also have respon...
Company Confidential Baltimore, MD
Our client is the largest, privately owned residential property management company in the Mid-Atlantic region. Due to continued growth, they are looking for a dynamic and motivated Project Manager to join their team in greater Baltimore, MD area. In this role, you will oversee the building of a small hotel from breaking ground to completion. Some of the benefits to you: · Competitive compensation...
Global Pharmaceutical Infrastructure (EUC) Project Manager 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, or on Facebook and Twitter for more informati...
Structural Systems Repair Group (SSRG), a well-established commercial structural repair company located in Cincinnati, is seeking a Senior Project Manager. The Senior Project Manager has responsibility for the overall administration, leadership and technical direction for one single large project and multiple projects simultaneously. In addition, the Senior Project Manager must ensure the projects...
ABOUT US:Morneau Shepell is a multinational company, leading the way in consulting and outsourcing by taking an integrative approach to health, benefits, retirement, and employee assistance needs. For nearly 50 years, we have helped organizations support their financial security, well-being, and engagement of employees. From our outsourcing abilities through our call centers, to our technology pla...
Our Client is seeking a highly motivated and capable person to assist their enterprise infrastructure team (EIT). This Project manager consultant is expected to work independently using good judgment to plan and accomplish goals. This person will report to the Director of Network and Security Management and will receive day-to-day input from team members and the PMO Director. Successful consultant...
Axxis Software (, a division of Oil Price Information Service (OPIS), has an opening for a software Implementation Project Manager. The Project Manager is responsible for the delivery of the Energy Supply Chain Management software suite and services Axxis Software customers. You will be involved in managing all aspects of the software’s implementation lifecycle including: soluti...
Summary of Job Duties: · Manage diverse project teams in proposal preparation and subsequent project execution for EPC Water treatment projects: Process, engineering, procurement, logistics, estimating, project controls, safety, fabrication, construction management and material management. · Maintain proposals budget and generate proposal schedule. · Change management with Clients as well as with...
Seymour, 47274
Full-Time Engineering Project Manager Home Products International, a world-wide leader in houseware products, is seeking an experienced Project Manager for its Seymour manufacturing facilities. The ideal candidate will have 7 - 10 years Engineering experience in high output manufacturing working with metal fabrication. Must be able to lead cross-functional teams to meet timelines and budget requir...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our Financial Client in the Enfield, CT area is currently searching for a Project Manager. The Project Manager must be able to (Manage Medium Scale Projects). This role is responsible for project success and day-to-day project execution. Coordinates project life cycle tasks from definition through post implementation. Responsible for project scope definition and change control ma...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking 2 Project Manager for their Madison, WI location. This is a great opportunity but a temporary position with this company. Job Duties: Elicit requirements using interviews, document analysis, workshops, surveys, visits, business process description, use cases, scenarios, business analysis as well as task and workflow analysis Critically evaluate information g...

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Project Manager


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