1+ months

General Manager – Construction Management

Orlando, FL 32801

Earn up to $750.00 in a signing bonus.

Position Summary

Provide overall leadership managerial direction for Construction Management projects and serve as the primary point of contact projects. Interface with owners, subcontractors, and suppliers, coordinate with our estimating and construction staff, driving/tracking deliverable progress, and managing all aspects of the proposal process through final selection. Oversee total construction effort to ensure projects are safely constructed in accordance with design, budget, and schedule, and corporate financial goals. The ideal candidate will have civil, structural or design experience, construction experience and will be a strong technical manager with excellent written and verbal skills.


  • Manage CM pursuits, technical design, preconstruction costs, subcontractor qualifications, and technical proposals as required. Working with the preconstruction team, develop proposals/pursuits along with project schedules with appropriate timelines and attributes
  • Submit preliminary paperwork such as submittals, introductory letters, subcontractor approvals, lump sum breakdowns of work items, affirmative action documents, etc.
  • Responsible for all aspects of cost management for projects
  • Manage the quarterly cost reporting process and manage change order process
  • Develop, update and manage all project controls processes including pursuit-related items, preliminary submittals, staff organization, budgeting and cost control, change orders and related processes.
  • Manage project activities working with Project Managers and client to ensure project continuity and that goals and timelines are met
  • Maintain contact with the project Owner throughout the process to ensure satisfaction
  • Assist in the planning, staffing, and supervising personnel administration, performance reviews, defining functions, responsibilities, etc.
  • Either directly or through subordinate managers, ensure all departmental and company policies, procedures and standards are adhered to
  • Provide advice, guidance and direction to subordinate managers toward their professional development
  • Resolve operating problems and difficulties as needed
  • Maintain liaison with subcontractors and vendors and, if needed, assist in the resolution of issues
  • Ensure projects are in compliance with corporate, state and federal health and safety laws and regulations
  • Assist in the resolution of construction claims for projects
  • Manage pursuits including marketing approach, design and construction approach, estimating oversight and review of technical proposals and design coordination
  • Responsible for all aspects of cost management for the project
  • Provide input in marketing approach, design and construction approach, participate in the preparation of all proposal documents and assist in go no/go decision
  • Coordinate/attend owner/client marketing meetings
  • Assist in the negotiation of agreements
  • Manage/monitor the proposal preparation process and coordinate with estimating
  • Chair team kickoff, regularly-scheduled and review meetings


  • Bachelors or master™s degree in civil engineering or construction-related field
  • Minimum of 15 years™ successful and progressive experience in Heavy/Civil Construction Industry
  • Experienced in budget management, schedule, quality control, and knowledge of all phases of construction
  • OSHA 10 Certified
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Experience with computerized takeoff and/or design programs
  • Ability to lead in a fast-paced, challenging environment as an integral part of a team

Necessary Attributes:

  • Must possess the ability to adapt to different personalities and management styles
  • Team player and with strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage a team in an efficient and effective manner
  • Self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Reliance on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals
  • Dedicated and hard working
  • Possess strong leadership qualities
  • Above average organizational skills

The Middlesex Corporation is an Equal Opportunity EmployerMinorities, Females, Veterans and Disabled Persons


Posted: 2019-11-28 Expires: 2020-02-27

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General Manager – Construction Management

The Middlesex Corporation
Orlando, FL 32801

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