Gannett Fleming

  • Assistant Construction Project Manager

    Job Locations US-NJ-Piscataway
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    # of Openings
    Job Category
    Construction Management
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  • Company Overview


    At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


    Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

    These are exciting times at Gannet Fleming and GFPDC! Our Design Build team is looking for a number of positions including a Assistant Project Manage/ Superintendent to join our team!  We service a wide variety of clients and work on projects in multiple arenas including: Pharmaceutical and biotechnology, industrial waste, water/wastewater treatment, corporate, power/utility, commercial/industrial facilities.   As a result, successful candidates will have the opportunity to be lead or assist on multi-discipline projects on a local, regional and national level.   Consider joining our team and contributing to our on-going success while setting the pace of your career.

    Our Piscataway, NJ office are seeking a highly-motivated Assistant Project Manager
    and Superintendent for pharmaceutical and biotechnology projects of various types and sizes; performs a wide variety of tasks related to coordination and management of process and purification systems, laboratory and facilities’ operation, and construction; coordinates permitting; administers design and construction contracts; coordinates complex construction and engineering projects;




    Initial responsibilities on renovation projects will include:

    • Oversee Pre-Construction
    • Manage and Execute the Procurement and Expediting Process of projects
    • Scheduling using Microsoft Project and P6
    • Change and Cost Control and Management utilizing an anticipated cost report
    • Overall Field Project Management of subcontractors and vendors contracted directly to the company
    • Day to Day field coordination of all subcontractors/vendors, client and end users as well as designers
    • Interaction and coordination with client’s representative
    • Safety and Quality Control
    • Invoice Preparation
    • Closeout and Punchlist

    Additional Responsibilities

    • Estimating and budgeting for new projects as well as scope changes
    • Bidding, Bid Leveling and Procurement
    • Develop Written Scopes of work for projects candidate will be managing
    • Value Engineering working closely with designers/engineers and project team and direct reports
    • Management of multiple projects for various clients
    • Management of field personnel and Project Managers assigned to projects
    • Constructability reviews working with PDC and GF Inc.
    • Assisting with future PDC and GF Inc. projects


    Minimum Qualifications



    • Candidate should have experience working on projects as a General Contractor or Construction Manager (@ risk) this is not a “Resident Engineer, Inspector or “CM” position.
    • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related discipline preferred; commensurate experience in construction projects including experience in planning, management, coordination and scheduling, and design-build work will be considered. 
    • 3-5 years of construction management experience.
    • Significant experience working on the construction of design-build facilities, owner’s representative positions, general contracting of various projects a plus.
    • Experience working in occupied facilities working closely with the client and the end users
    • Proficiency with computer software including Microsoft Word, Excel, and Project is required.
    • Proficiency in Project Management software (Prolog/Expedition,Contract Manager, Procure etc.) required
    • Candidates should be willing to commute to various project sites.
    • Opportunity to travel available



    Life at Gannett Fleming


    For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,000+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.


    Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer, including veterans and disability status. Gannett Fleming Inc. will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa), including any visa renewal during employment, for any candidate for this position. No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


    NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


    Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
    Employment Status: Full-Time
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