Peter Kazella & Associates, Inc. Data Center Construction Manager - Owners Rep in Chicago, Illinois
Data Center Construction Manager - Owners Rep
Location:Chicago, IL, United States
This opportunity is a leading provider of mission-critical data center construction solutions. This firm provides a complete life cycle of solutions that are custom-fit to the requirements of their client's mission-critical facilities. They build mission-critical facilities for data center facilities nationwide. Data Center Construction Manager – Owners Rep - Chicago, IL We are looking for a Data Center Construction Project Manager to support critical facility construction projects. The Construction PM will be responsible for all aspects of managing a data center construction project. This will include providing leadership to contractors and vendors associated with the delivery of company projects. Project assignments for the most part will be regional. The candidate will have overall responsibility for the delivery of assigned projects on budget on time and assurance that the project scope and quality meet Company Design Standards and the objectives set for the project. The successful candidate will have to be exceptionally organized and be great with back office work (change orders, budgets, paperwork driven, etc) Responsibilities:
Maintain liaison with various contractors and vendors in order to manage the day to day activities that impact the delivery of company’s critical facilities construction projects
Ensure that all day to day project responsibilities are met by the contractors and vendors on the project.
Manage multiple projects simultaneously. Assist the Senior Project Manager in negotiating contracts with vendors as necessary. Responsible for creating and managing project schedules.
Put together Project plans – size up, costs, budget, scheduling , timeline, manage change orders, etc
Assists with reporting and RFPs to Contractors
Deliver Built to Suit projects with a heavy emphasis on value-engineering
Drive Company Standards uniformly as it regards to Project Delivery by all project participants on all projects.
Manage financial aspects of contracts (progress billing, rental equipment, income / expenses) to protect the company’s interest and simultaneously maintain good relationship with the client
Represent the company in project meetings
Act as key Liaison with managers of all company departments.
Maintain all logs required to track the progress of the project.
Possess an extensive network within the mission critical data center facilities market.
Background in Critical Facilities Design, Architecture, Engineering and Construction Services
Experience managing Data Center Construction Projects as an Owner or as a General Contractor
Minimum of 7-10+ years relevant experience in the Data Center Construction Industry.
Client Facing /Client relationship / Client Management skills.
Must be familiar with the design process of building systems for data center and mission critical projects.
Solid Construction Project Management experience.
Effective Communicator – emails, phone and face to face.
Ability to work independently.
Solid Admin skills
Computer savvy: MS Project, Excel, AutoCAD a plus
Submittal InstructionsQualified candidates can send their resume to firstname.lastname@example.org ( resume at pkaza dot com ) with 10231265 in the subject. After applying, if you have further questions, you may call 973-895-5200 and ask for Iggy. You can also submit via our career portal and also see all of our critical facility openings at: https://jobs.pkaza.com If this job is not for you, feel free to forward this along. WE PAY FOR REFERRALS!! Company offers a competitive compensation and benefits package, medical insurance, a 401(k) plan.EEO/AA Employer M/F/D/V