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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CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Project Manager Washington, DC Unspecified Apply Apply Project Manager Washington, DC Unspecified Apply Job Details If you are a Project Manager with experience, please read on! Based in Washington DC, we are a start up that has set out to develop a new kind of software infrastructure and an open innovation n...
Title: Technical Project Project Location: San Jose, CA Contract: 6+months (renewed quarterly) In this role, you will help oversee a multitude of global initiatives the Cisco Cloud Services team pursues, and will manage a team that is tasked with facilitating the execution of these activities. These initiatives involve broad cross-functional and cross-organizational teams, and include: ensuring th...
CyberCoders Matching Great People with Great Companies Learn more about CyberCoders Apply Project Manager Arlington, VA Full-Time $100,000 - $140,000 Apply Apply Project Manager Arlington, VA Full-Time $100,000 - $140,000 Apply Job Details If you are a Project Manager with experience, please read on! Based in Arlington, VA, we are a start up that has set out to develop a new kind of software infra...
Req # 3331398 Location: Sunnyvale, San Francisco, NY, Omaha Duration: 5-6 Months Job Title: Associate Project Manager Applies project management skills to drive team deliverables and schedules for a discrete project through the following efforts: coordinate resources, manage issues and risks, achieve target milestones, work with Product managers, Engineers and Engineering Managers, QA, UED, Progra...
The global leader in produce labeling, Sinclair Systems International was founded in 1982. We are the largest manufacturer of fruit labels and produce labeling equipment in North America, and all Sinclair labeling systems are supported by expert technical service. Headquartered in Fresno, CA, Sinclair has facilities in Norwich, UK; Paarl, South Africa, Yaadim, Israel; Albury, Australia; Tauranga,...
Pinnacus is dedicated to closely accompanying the hiring process for both our clients and our candidates. Our excellent level of service ensures that we will be involved throughout all stages of development. Our firm specializes in Information Technology, Human Resources, Marketing and Accounting. Our Client is looking for a Mobile application Project Manager. Responsibilities: Scope and schedule...
HATCHBEAUTY is looking for an energetic, highly motivated professional to serve as a Project Coordinator. The role of theProjectCoordinatoris to support the Project Manager to ensureprojectsfinish on timeand atbudgetby paying attentiontothedetails and manageproduct development andthe production of finished goods. Theywork directly withclients, vendors and the Creative Departmenton presentation dec...
Energy Future Holdings Corp. is a Dallas-based, privately held energy company with a portfolio of competitive and regulated energy companies. TXU Energy, Luminant and Oncor, EFH's primary businesses, serve the high-growth Texas electricity market, which is one of world's largest and among the nation's most successful competitive markets. These businesses serve the high-growth Texas electricity mar...
SST Energy has an opening for: Human Resource Project Manager Qualifications: *Bachelor Degree in HR or Related Field or equivalent combination of experience. Previous project management/supervisory experience desired. *Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in multi-state payroll administration and processing. *Develop and administer company policies, procedures and Human Resource Plans for all company...
Job duties and responsibilities: The QA Project Management Manager is responsible for coordinating the Project Management efforts for Mevion cross-functional projects and other substantial company changes. Project Managers, whether from Quality Assurance or any other department, shall be responsible for planning, executing, monitoring, and reporting on projects per the QA Project Management guidel...
Managing various aspects of business projects. Includes project planning and design, implementing strategic and tactical initiatives, and ensuring, through formal project management practices, that the final product meets the original project requirements. Includes functions in support of project management. Includes intermediate level ability to develop detailed plans and schedules with project t...
Seeking candidates with strong infrastructure project management, people management and leadership skills and fundamental understanding of network infrastructure/architecture. Responsible for managing project delivery across multiple infrastructure projects – specifically in the network infrastructure area. Candidate will interface with engineering, operations, and business and third party resourc...
Project Manager services include the management of complex, high value IT delivery projects that require the coordination of matrixed teams to integrate process and technology with new acquisitions. The PM will be leading our integration effort with ING Direct desktop infrastructure, migrating 3200+ users to the enterprise desktop infrastructure/experience. • Proven and substantial experience lead...
Project Manager - Engineering Position Description: The successful candidate will support building a project controls practice in the New England area. In addition to being able to do the work of developing and maintaining specific project baselines and reporting systems, the candidate will support business development and marketing initiatives. Office location: Boston, MA. Key Duties / Project Sp...
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Sr IT Project Manager FT Dallas Looking for a Sr. Project Manager to drive the development of application projects that supports various business units. This project manager will work with senior business and IT staff and with our systems integrator to ensure overall coordination and execution of project deliverables and schedules. The Sr. Project Manager must have considerable experience in a fas...
Project Manager The Project Manager/Operations Assistant will be responsible for the following day to day related tasks. ¨ Leadership ¨ Perform all functions with the highest level of integrity. ¨ Represent the company in a professional manner and appearance ¨ Oral and written communication with management, clients, other project managers, job foremen, and subcontractors ¨ Overall day to day opera...
Rail Group Senior Project Manager Our client has been recognized as an industry 'go to firm' in the Rail Industry. They have executed complex, challenging rail projects; including bridge construction/repair, large yard rebuilding projects, and capacity expansion efforts. Our client performs work nationwide and project size and scopes range from $10M small bridge repair up to $500M complex yard re-...
Our growing Dallas-based multi-family construction Company is looking for an experienced Project Manager for a long term project in Las Vegas. Job Description: • Responsible for management of construction projects assigned • Responsible for client satisfaction, project quality, cost control and schedule adherence • Conform to applicable corporate policies and procedures and uphold ethical standard...
Structural Engineer / Project Manager (318) Providence, RI area 5-10 years of experience (NOTE: Multiple other unique opportunities also available; see www.findyourengineer.com/hot-jobs). Background Needed · BS/MS in Civil/Structural/Architectural Engineering (prefer MS) · 5 - 10 years of design experience in structural engineering of buildings · Licensed PE · Excellent technical skills; experienc...
RESPONSIBILITIES: Our client is seeking a Technical Project Manager for their Austin, TX location. Job Scope: This role will serve as the main point of contact with marketing and internal teams on creative projects and direct and manage project development from idea to implementation. Job Duties: Coordinate priorities, schedules, plans, and necessary resources to ensure completion of projects on s...
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Project Management Career Tools

Project Manager

Salaries

$41,000.00 - $121,000.00
Typical Salary for Project Manager
(5591 Respondents)
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Education / Training

Bachelor's
47.1%
Master's
26.7%
Some College Coursework Completed
11.6%
Associates
6.1%
High School
3.3%
(3982 Respondents)
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