Kane Realty Corporation, based in Raleigh, North Carolina, is seeking a high character, motivated, extremely organized individual with 5+ years construction or relevant experience for an owner's construction representative position. Kane offers a unique environment that fosters individual growth and rewards on performance. Kane also has a development pipeline that includes multiple types of construction including office, retail, site work, and multi-family. The work environment is a fast-paced, high energy, collaborative atmosphere with a team of people who are bright and highly motivated.
Provide proactive management of construction process - overseeing progress of General Contractor, Architect, and other consultants. Scope will span construction schedule, budget, and quality items.
Keys to Success
Relevant experience and/or education in commercial and residential construction
Strong organizational skills
Leadership qualities to establish and maintain Owner Role
Communicate effectively and efficiently, keeping the entire team informed of all construction related aspects throughout project
Manage change orders and issues effectively and without emotion
Push the project across the finish line
Construction Manager Responsibilities
Conduct plan reviews with development team for individual projects at each drawing release
Assist development team with City of Raleigh permitting
Assist development team with construction logistics
Assist development team with BMP assistance
Project Start Up
Meet with and prequalify Architects and General Contractors for various jobs
Review contracts to check for proper setup, any scope gaps, and potential liabilities.
Create project budget with development team including contingencies and various budget breakdowns
Manage construction costs as related to budget throughout project duration.
Review, track and minimize change orders.
Push contractor to meet/beat schedule without sacrificing quality.
Coordinate construction administration information flow between Owner, Architect CA, Contractor, and engineers
Review RFIs, Submittals, Correspondence, other construction period documentation between owner, architect, and GC
Maintain logs and files of priority documentation
Manage open issues, completing tasks required by the GC of the owner in a timely fashion.
Coordinate with other owner-hired consultants including waterproofing, interiors, sound, landscape, etc.
Daily quality control - field inspections checking for quality and developing relationship with GC field personnel.
Proactively problem-solve to minimize issues that affect critical path or budget.
Maintain high level of safety and cleanliness on jobsite.
Collect information and update development team & ownership as to progress and/or potential issues. Take lead on all aspects of construction related to project and work closely with development analyst and development manager to ensure all aspects of project are being tracked and communicated with entire project team.
Review pay apps and interface with bank inspector
Perform punch list and unit walks, holding GCs to high level of accountability
Interface with inspectors, maintaining high level of relationship.
Interface with equity partners, providing regular project updates on schedule, budget and updating them with pertinent changes from RFIs and submittals.
Review final punch list, pay apps, warranty and as-built info
Interface with property management department, hand off to operations team, and coordinate warranty process with GC
Create lessons learned for each project to be shared with larger Construction Management group.
Kane Realty Corporation