• Project Manager

    Location US-CA-Los Angeles
    Posted Date 1 week ago(12/6/2018 1:39 PM)
    Project Management/Program Management
  • Overview

    At Cumming Corporation, you will work on some of the world's most exciting projects in a dynamic environment where your success is measured by the impact you make. We are one of the fastest growing Project and Cost Management Consultancies in America. We’re ranked in the ENR Top 20 and with over 30 offices globally, an extremely diverse project portfolio, and double digit year to year revenue growth, the opportunities to make your mark are endless!


    We are currently looking for a Construction Project Manager to be located in the Los Angeles, CA area. This opportunity will have you working within our Education project construction sector. The Education team is a prime consultant to several school districts in the country and provides services to K-12 as well as higher education institutions nationally. You will be teaming with project, program, and client leadership to provide premier educational facilities for our nation’s youth and adults seeking to better themselves through learning.




    • Plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and reviews project management activities with regard to construction of local bond measures, state matching funds, construction and modernization projects and reports performance of College Project Management team and construction projects.
    • Resolves complex, construction project related issues, disputes, and disagreements.
    • Follow and successfully execute program Quality Management System.
    • Report and collaborate with Program Management Office on all project matters.
    • Review and develop contract documents with others.
    • Identify risk and create risk mitigation plans successfully.
    • Documents and reports all project data accurately and in a timely manner.
    • Create and present project and college data clearly to multiple stakeholder groups.
    • Successfully manage and execute 5 to 8 projects simultaneously, ranging in construction value and complexity from $2M to $60M each.
    • Coordination of budget and schedule information with the Relocation Project Manager regarding FF&E, Asset Disposition/Surplus, and Relocation.
    • Manage and coordinate the planning and design phase of projects with all stakeholders including College user groups, District Facilities staff, PMO staff, and others.
    • Successfully closeout projects to include DSA closeout and PMO/District closeout.
    • Evaluate, assess, process and manage change order and professional services requests in a timely manner.
    • Tracks all project status and provides management reports relative to overall program relative to construction project delivery schedules.
    • Tracks status and provides management reports relative to scheduling, cost control, staffing and other related construction contract requirements.
    • Reviews and inspects construction site offices to assess performance of construction teams and adherence to legal requirements.
    • Reviews recommended actions in resolving disputes relative to construction projects.
    • Directs and assists in outreach efforts to provide information about college projects.


    • BA or BS in Architecture, Engineering, Urban Planning, Construction Management or a closely related field. Additional qualifying experience in excess to the minimum stated above may be substituted for the required education on a year for year basis.
    • 5 years' experience in Management of multiple construction projects; experience within a large capital improvement program and familiarity with relevant Public Codes. 

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • 2 years' experience in Educational Facility Construction preferred.
    • Experience utilizing Building Information Modeling (BIM).
    • Knowledge of all parts of the project life cycle, to include master planning, design and closeout.
    • Experience in alternative delivery method.
    • Experience with using a web based project management system such as Proliance.
    • Experience in Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified projects and/or the Collaborative for High Performing Schools (CHPS).
    • Experience in Formal Construction Partnering.
    • Experience with Division of the State Architect (DSA) construction/design processes or similar.
    • A valid Certificate of Registration as an Architect by the California Architectural Board or Professional Engineer by the California State Board for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors.
    • A valid Construction Manager (CCM) credential by the Construction Manager Certification Institute (CMCI).


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    CUMMING is fully committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and to attracting, retaining, developing and promoting the most qualified Team Members without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law.


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