Blythe Construction Project Manager in Gaffney, South Carolina

For 90 years, the professional men and women ofiBlythe Construction, Inc.ihave literally paved the way for hundreds of public and private projects that have supported theiSoutheast'sirise to prominence. From large interstate highways to small commercial site development, Blythe Construction employees perform with pride and creativity. We approach every project with a dedication to efficiency, technology and, most of all, safety. Blythe Construction is proud to be a part of this area's history and development, and a partner in the Carolinais future.iGeneral DescriptionThe Project Manager willioversee the day-to-day operations foriconstruction projects. The Project Manager will ensure that the project is completed safely,ion schedule and within budget.Key DutiesSupervises on-site Project Superintendents and Project Engineers.Prepares all the notification documents regarding power, water, fire utilities.Responsible for the technique, economic and operations plan.Negotiates with the client.Participates in the estimating process.Optimizes the operations means and methods with the Project EngineersControls the progress of the operation to meet the objectives.Determines the suppliers and the subcontractors in tandem with the Division Manager and the Contracts Department.Develops project schedule.Prepares and assists in weekly project update meetings.Participates in the division weekly meetings.Ensures project quality on the project and respects commitments with the client.Reviews and approves all change order requests.Completes project budget.Controls project expenses.Responsible for budget.Responsible for billing control.Approves invoices.Prepares the final quantities report.Actively participates in the training of all Construction Engineers.Actively participates in recruiting candidates.Responsible for Performance Evaluations for all employees assigned to project.Recommends and proposes technical solutions (innovative products and processes).Maintains professional relationship with client(s).Participates at the final acceptance of the project.Responsible for maintaining safety on the project at all time.Ensures compliance with all company policies and procedures.Qualification RequirementsGeneral.iTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each Key Duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Education and Experience.iThis position typically is not an entry-level job, as it requires demonstrable previous experience as a Project Manager. A Bachelors of Science in Civil Engineering or Construction Management (or equivalent work experience) and 10+ yearsion large design-build heavy/highway projectsiis required. Knowledge of construction technique and practices, paving, underground, concrete, and grading required. Must have thorough knowledge of heavy, civil construction equipment.i Ability to communicate with all levels of employees. Ability to effectively work under pressure and meet deadlines.Physical Demands.iThe following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by a Project Manager to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Regularly required to sit and/or stand during a regular work shift of at least eight hours per day.Employee is occasionally required to stoop, bend, walk, crouch, and climb.Ability to lift, on a frequent basis, at least 25 pounds and carry up to 15 pounds.Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.Continuous mental attention required to complete tasks in an efficient manner.Exposure to dust, dirt grease and noise.Work can be performed at heights up to 60 feet, requiring the employee to climb ladders, scaffolds and stair towers, often with n