Atlanta, GA

Project Manager in Atlanta, GA

Blackwood partners llc

Construction Firm with Key Affiliation with a Nationally Recognized, Award-Winning Design Firm 

The founding members of this construction firm worked successfully together for over two decades at another company before they joined forces in this venture.  They created their new company to meet their clients’ needs across Life Sciences, Academic, and Healthcare industries. This company is seeking to fill the position of Project Manager in Atlanta, Georgia. 

With a unique and key affiliation with a nationally recognized, award-winning architecture, engineering, interior design, and planning firm, they have enabled the company to provide an integrated approach, based industry knowledge, design, and construction know-how. They tailor their approach to ensure project success. 

Their ethos centers around the belief that building construction is fundamentally a collaborative effort, requiring clear communication between experienced professionals, no matter what the delivery method. 

  • Integrity 
  • Relationships 
  • Collaboration 
  • Invested 
  • Driven 

These are the values that define them and the reason they are a highly valued construction partner to their clients and a sought-after workplace fostering professional growth opportunities for employees. 

Position Details for Project Manager in Atlanta:

Role: Construction Project Manager 

Location: Atlanta, GA 

The Project Manager is typically responsible for projects in the range of $10 to $50 million and will be responsible for the overall direction, supervision and daily operations of the project. This position will be responsible for operational priorities, schedule adherence, coordination, communications between all parties and the overall financial performance of the project. 

Commitment & Culture: 

The common vision is to transform everyday buildings and landscapes into meaningful experiences.  They foster a creative, disciplined, and collaborative environment where professionals work closely together, giving individuals the opportunity to gain experience in multiple project types.  

They value their employees and offer a comprehensive benefits package that rivals their competition.   

This is an organization that places high value on professional development with a structured approach to career pathing.   

Essential Functions of a Project Manager: 

  • Develop and maintain working relationships with Clients, Consultants, Subcontractors and other agencies of the project team 
  • Maintain project communication hierarchy and protocol between project team 
  • Develop and issue bid manuals 
  • Plan and implement all procurement of materials and services for each project 
  • Create scope of work assignments for each subcontractor and vendor 
  • Create contracts with vendors and suppliers 
  • Manage, supervise and be responsible for all project budgets and costs and participate in project accounting updates, approvals and processes 
  • Manage subcontractor/vendor payment process 
  • Prepare cost projections and cash flow reports 
  • Manage subcontractor change order process, including tracking, budgeting and issuance of change orders 
  • Create, maintain and manage project schedules 
  • Schedule and attend all job meetings 
  • Manage Project closeout and Subcontractor closeout procedures 
  • Strengthen project management through effective communication and coordination with both internal team members and external stakeholders. 
  • Conduct Quality Control/Quality Assurance initiatives. 
  • Manage the RFI process and Submittal process. 


Required Education and Experience: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Construction Science, or a related field is a prerequisite. 
  • Minimum of 5-10 years’ experience in the role of Assistant Project Manager or Project Manager. 
  • OSHA 30 Hour Certification is mandatory. 
  • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of construction (technology, equipment, methods); subcontractor agreements, jurisdiction, negotiations; estimating, schedules and safety required 
  • Familiarity of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMPs) 
  • Excellent communication, organizational and supervisory skills essential 
  • Excellent time management skills and a high attention to detail 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office – Word, Excel 
  • Proficient with Bluebeam 
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel and work at various locations 
  • Ability to work well with diverse, multi-disciplined groups 

Preferred Education and Experience: 

Project Types: Pharmaceutical, Healthcare, Laboratory, MEP and Commercial Experience is a plus

Additional Eligibility/Qualifications: 

Successful completion of a criminal background check and pre-employment drug screening is required. 

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