Project Manager

Balfour Beatty Construction Newport Beach , CA 92663

Posted 2 months ago

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As an industry leader Balfour Beatty offers employees a comprehensive benefits package with competitive salaries and more including:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance

  • Health Savings Account

  • 401(k) with company match

  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Dependent & Medical Reimbursement)

  • Vacation Time

  • Sick Time

  • Holidays

  • Paid Personal Days

  • Paid Volunteer time

  • Tuition Assistance

  • Employee Referral Bonus


At Balfour Beatty Construction we are seeking Project Managers to work on K-12 or Higher Education job-sites in the local Newport Beach, Manhattan Beach or Orange County areas. The Project Manager is responsible for the overall direction, completion, and financial outcome of a construction project. In this position, the incumbent directs and supervises activities related to contract administration, change orders, submittals, procurement, project financial projections, and schedule requirements to ensure projects are completed with quality, profitable, adhering to our Safety/Zero Harm culture.

Essential Functions

  • Project Financial Analysis

  • Preconstruction Coordination

  • Project Scheduling

  • Project Administration, Operations, and Close-out

  • Promote Customer and Community Relations

  • Foster Positive Culture, Leadership and Employee Development

Minimum Requirements

  • B.S. in Construction Management, Engineering, or related field.

  • 10 years or more of commercial construction experience in project management.

  • Must have been a Project Manager on at least 2 or more K-12 job-sites.

  • 5 years or more of direct supervisory experience related to staff and subcontractors.

  • Experience with project manager software (Constructware, P6, Timberline, etc.).

  • Experience with cost projection, financial analysis, budget reviews, labor reports.

  • Experience with JD Edwards or similar construction application(s).

Preferred Requirements

  • Previous or current K-12 or Higher Education project experience, highly desired.

  • Commercial General Contracting backgrounds, very helpful.

  • Local qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.

About us

Balfour Beatty US is an industry-leading provider of general contracting, at-risk construction management and design-build services for public and private sector clients across the nation. Performing heavy civil and vertical construction, our teams build the unique structures and infrastructure that play an important role in how people live, work, learn and play in our communities. Our teammates have an instinctive passion for innovating that is fueled by a relentless curiosity, a drive to employ lean practices and processes and the determination to find a better way. Through Zero Harm, we are challenging the construction industry's assumptions about safety. We believe that no level of harm should come to anyone as a result of our business.

Consistently ranked among the nation's largest building contractors, by Engineering News-Record, our US business is a subsidiary of London-based Balfour Beatty plc (LSE: BBY).

Balfour Beatty is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.

Accessibility: If you need an accommodation as part of the employment process, please contact Human Resources at:Phone: (214) 468-4700Email:

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