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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Multifamily Project Managers, Assistant Project Managers, Lead Carpenters Renovations contractor seeks project managers, assistant project managers, and lead carpenters/foremen for growing apartment renovation projects. Projects are located in Bay Area (San Ramon, San Jose, San Mateo). Minimum 5 years construction project management experience required for Project manager position. Minimum 5 ye...
Project Manager with a proven track record of managing multimillion dollar Capital energy installation projects. The Project Manager will work with the management team on project scope definition, planning, budgeting and providing direction to EPCM contractors to deliver projects up to 50M from design to commissioning.Can be based out of any location. Involves extensive travel mainly in Asia. Res...
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Immediate Project Management positions (Construction- Education Facilities) BA or BS in Architecture, Urban Planning, Engineering or Construction Management by accredited university. AIA or PE certification in California is required. 3 to 15+ yrs exp in managing multiple construction projects ranging from $1 M to > $50 M, educational facility construction preferred. BIM, DSA, & Partnering experie...
American Modern is widely recognized as a leading expert in the specialty insurance business. With more than 48 years of experience, the company delivers specialized products and services for residential property like mobile homes and specialty dwellings. American Modern also offers specialty policies for consumers in the recreational market, including owners of boats, personal watercraft, classic...
We are a leader in our industry and as such we are experiencing tremendous growth. Due to this growth we are seeking to add several Project managers at various levels to the organization. In these roles candidates (Project Manager / Sr Project Manager, level will be determined based upon skills set, experience , tenure.) will manage and direct one or more IT project teams to meet project objective...
PROJECT MANAGER Otterbeck Builders, Inc. Immediately Full Time Description: Currently seeking a Residential Construction Project Manager. This full-time project management position is located in East Greenbush, NY. The Ideal candidate will have a Associates Degree in Construction Management with 3-5 years of experience working in residential construction project management roles. Responsibil...
Responsibilities: Responsible for the planning, organizing, and management of project tasks and resources to bring about the successful completion of project goals and objectives. Responsibilities include: identification of application requirements, project objectives and goals, planning the work according to the objectives, assessing and controlling project risks, estimating resource requirement...
Responsibilities: As we innovate and grow, project teams are working to transition to a more agile environment where agile software development practices like scrum, continuous delivery, TDD & XP are utilized to decrease time to market and increase quality. We are seeking an experienced scrum master to join our application team and be a part of our agile transformation. As the Project Manager - ...
Highmark Companies is seeking an Infrastructure Project Manager for a data center implementation. This position will be a minimum of 1 year but could go longer. It is salaried and with our full benefits package. Click to upload your resume and qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days. https://jobs-highmarkcompanies.icims.com/jobs/1798/infrastructure-project-manager/job IT I...
Clearance Required No Daily Responsibilities Job Description: SRA International is seeking to hire a Project Manager. This position will be located in Portsmouth, Ohio. Job Description: Plans, organizes, and manages a project (or series of smaller projects/task orders of a larger program) for successful performance consistent with contractual agreements. Supports deliverable tracking and manag...
“Empowering the People Who Power the World” Project Manager - Professional Services P2 Energy Solutions empowers the people who power the world. P2 is the world's largest software and technology company dedicated to the upstream oil and gas industry, with solutions spanning the entire value chain from exploration to decommissioning. More than 1,500 companies use P2 products and services daily to...
Project Manager II, Alternate Energy Vehicles Job Summary: Project Manager II, Alternate Energy Vehicles CSA Group (Standards Division) Location: Cleveland, Ohio Vacancy # US2979 Position Overview: The Project Manager (PM) is responsible for facilitating the development of standards, leading committees, managing members, and growing membership. Oversees all aspects of standards development,...
InfoWeb has the following requirement for our direct client in Illinois. If you are a fit please send your Word formatted resume to Mary at ***** or call me at (563) 582-5042. To be considered you must also be willing to become an InfoWeb employee. AbsolutelyNO corp to corp. All candidates must have GREAT COMMUNICATION skills and SOLID WORKEXPERIENCE. Location: Moline, IL Dura...
CSG is a growing government operations consulting firm that provides strategy and planning, quality management, and program modernization services primarily for state government agencies nationwide. Founded in 1997, CSG has established itself as a leading provider of innovative solutions throughout the U.S. Our corporate office is in downtown Chicago. CSG is seeking project managers for our natio...
Journeyman Mobility Systems Field Engineer to support the implementation and operation of a mobility testing facility in Northern Virginia supporting a Federal customer. This test environment will be used to evaluate mobile technologies as well as analyze and test customer equipment within a controlled environment providing mobility services which are available. Tasking will include management and...
Description The Retail Displays Project Manager is a part of the team responsible for development and support of PlayStation® retail environments and fixtures for all retail channels in the United States. The Project Manager works with vendors to develop and execute fixture and display concepts that deliver against the overall retail strategies for the fiscal year and each product launch. He or s...
Project Manager The Missner Group, headquartered in Skokie, Illinois, provides comprehensive and integrated real estate development and design/build construction services throughout the Chicagoland and Midwestern marketsis seeking an experienced Project Manager Responsibilities: Provide highly effective project management including: due diligence, design review, value engineering, define subcon...
Project Manager Bluware, Inc is a scientific application development consulting firm focused primarily on the upstream oil and gas industry. We have an exciting opportunity for a true leader! We’re expanding our team and looking to add an experienced Project Manager. In this role, you will be responsible for leading a team of developers to deliver custom G&G software projects. Description: · Ma...
Job Summary Manages Implementation Project Management engagements for customer projects. These business management activities include acting as the main customer interface, coordinating all Implementation Project deliverables, interfacing with subcontractors and internal resources, establishing and meeting schedules, ensuring and measuring customer satisfaction with the Implementation Project Ser...
As a leader in healthcare information systems, Systems Made Simple, Inc. designs, develops, and implements a wide range of health IT solutions to commercial customers and federal agencies. We understand the need to keep pace with evolving technologies, anticipate market trends, and deal with emerging methodologies. To maintain our edge in this highly-competitive marketplace, Systems Made Simple r...

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Project Management Career Tools

Project Manager

Salaries

$41,000.00 - $121,000.00
Typical Salary for Project Manager
(5601 Respondents)
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
47.1%
Master's
26.6%
Some College Coursework Completed
11.6%
Associates
6.1%
High School
3.3%
(3993 Respondents)
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