Construction Manager Job Description

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Construction Manager

Construction Manager responsibilities

  • Overseeing and directing construction projects from conception to completion
  • Reviewing the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs
  • Overseeing all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations

Construction Manager Job Description Template

Job Brief

We are looking for a reliable Construction Manager to plan construction projects and oversee their progress along the way in a timely and cost-effective manner. You will be responsible for budgeting, organization, implementation and scheduling of the projects.


  • Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion
  • Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs
  • Oversee all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations
  • Coordinate and direct construction workers and subcontractors
  • Select tools, materials and equipment and track inventory
  • Meet contractual conditions of performance
  • Review the work progress on daily basis
  • Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status
  • Plan ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones
  • Negotiate terms of agreements, draft contracts and obtain permits and licences
  • Analyse, manage and mitigate risks
  • Ensure quality construction standards and the use of proper construction techniques


  • Proven working experience in construction management
  • Advanced knowledge of construction management processes, means and methods
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards
  • Understanding of all facets of the construction process
  • Familiarity with construction management software packages
  • Ability to plan and see the “big picture”
  • Competent in conflict and crisis management
  • Leadership and human resources management skills
  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • BS degree in construction management, architecture, engineering or related field

Construction Manager Job Description Examples

Construction Superintendent/Project Manager • Baldwin Construction

Southern California development company is looking for a full-time Construction Superintendent. Our specialty is multi-family & mixed-use buildings, renovations, and ground up projects throughout Los Angeles and Orange Counties. We are seeking a motivated, self-starter, capable of being a team player. Ideal candidates will have extensive related experience as well experience managing projects i...

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Construction Manager 2 • CDM Smith


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To align with upcoming pursuits, the preferred location is Pensacola, FL

• With high-level goals provided, leads portions of the prime project contract, including staff management.

• Advises manager of the overall project on their portion of the overall project. Implements project plan of overall project manager.

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Project Manager • Rigdon Construction

Rigdon Construction is seeking an experienced Project Manager. Applicants should be willing and able to work with a team of construction professionals from conceptualization through project closeout on commercial construction projects ranging from $50,000 to $75,000,000. Markets include corporate office; healthcare; religious facilities; K-12 educational; higher education; municipal... recreati...

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Construction Manager - Sacramento, CA • PulteGroup, Inc


How would you like to be a part of team that has been providing the American Dream of homeownership to families for more than 60 years? PulteGroup is a FORTUNE 500 company and one of America’s top residential builders. We put the consumer at the center of everything we do and we stand above the competition in our... ...

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