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Civil Project Manager
Ref No.: 23-01306
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 02/08/2023
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Civil Project Manager for a direct hire role in the public sector in the Milwaukee, WI area.

Responsible for project management and construction administration on all major exterior site and green infrastructure projects; and related building renovations. Oversees and manages the performance of prime contractors, trades personnel, and architects/engineers during the construction phase of major site projects. Supervises trades personnel as assigned to oversee and inspect major site projects. Represents the Department of Facilities and Maintenance Services with respect to design, construction, and building code related issues.

  • Monitors safe work practices of outside contractors used to abate or remove hazardous or regulated materials (i.e., soils, asbestos, lead, fuels, etc.).
  • 10% Develops scope of work, coordinates with engineers and architects, reviews construction documents and directs construction activities to ensure that the goals and objectives are accomplished within prescribed time frames and funding parameters. Coordinates with trade shop personnel to prioritize, budget and plan long range major maintenance and repair projects.
  • 40% Oversees and project manages construction administration activities on major site work renovations, supports new construction, and major capital maintenance projects. Assists in the development of project budgets. Monitors contractor performance to ensure that work is completed by qualified personnel according to contract documents. Provide inspection reports and represent our school system at construction project/progress meetings. Maintains all project files. Administers construction project budgets. Oversees and manages the services of construction managers, construction and shop/trade inspectors, architects/engineers, and contracted inspectors. Conducts pre-bid and pre-construction meetings and provides minutes of same.
  • 30% Works directly with architects and engineers directly in the development of design and construction documents. Reviews contract documents prior to bidding for adherence to scope, our requirements, and project budget. Identifies inconsistencies in documents and assists in value engineering. Provides design services and activities associated with smaller projects as required.
  • 10% Reviews and approves change orders and monthly payment requests. Generates written communications as necessary to project participants. Reviews and assists in updating the Master Specifications. Miscellaneous office work including copying, filing, and similar.
  • 10% Works with outside agencies and public officials as necessary to evaluate problems or develop ideas in support of potential projects and district initiatives. Develop, review and maintain green infrastructure, stormwater management plans and other site related documentation and reports.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.
Supervision Received:
Limited supervision required. Implements overall plans as developed by Manager, Design and Construction. Plans and arranges own work schedule.

Supervision Exercised:
Coordinates various personnel to complete projects as assigned. Assigns duties, outlines methods, directs work in progress, reviews completed work, and signs and approves work. Responsible for the sign off of various projects.
Limited Construction Inspector (1) a, b, c, d, e.
Contract Employees (as projects require) a, b, c, d, e.
Trades employees assigned to project management activities (as projects require) a, b, c, d, e.

  • A bachelor's degree in engineering, or related construction engineering/contracting degree.
  • Registration as a professional engineer in Wisconsin is desirable.
  • Valid State of Wisconsin motor vehicle operators license and availability of a properly insured personal vehicle at time of appointment and during employment.
  • Recent project manager experience on individual projects in excess of $15 million required.
  • Minimum of five years of experience in civil construction or construction related activity.
  • Working knowledge and skills of construction documents including AIA and CSI documents.
  • Working knowledge with computers including word processing, Excel, and Microsoft projects.
  • Experience in writing technical reports as well as general correspondence.
  • Ability to evaluate various design and construction methods as well as develop and/or validate construction schedules.
  • Ability to evaluate and make decisions on various designs as well as construction means and methods based on technical data, material performance/selection, and constructability constraints.
  • Experience in and ability to develop cost estimates.
Working Environment:
  • Combination of office and field environment.
  • Will be exposed to dirty and dusty conditions as part of field work.
Physical Demands:
  • Must be able to climb and work at various heights and in hazardous environments.
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!

Ranked a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S. by Staffing Industry Analysts for six consecutive years, Genesis10 puts thousands of consultants and employees to work across the United States every yearin contract, contract-for-hire, and permanent placement roles. With more than 300 active clients, Genesis10 provides access to many of the Fortune 100 firms and a variety of mid-market organizations across the full spectrum of industry verticals.

Benefits of Working with Genesis10:
Access to hundreds of clients, most who have been working with Genesis10 for 5-20+ years.
The opportunity to have a career-home in Genesis10; many of our consultants have been working exclusively with Genesis10 for years.
Access to an experienced, caring recruiting team (more than 7 years of experience, on average.)
Medical, Dental, Vision
Health Savings Account
Voluntary Hospital Indemnity (Critical Illness & Accident)
Voluntary Term Life Insurance
Sick Pay (for applicable states/municipalities)
Commuter Benefits (Dallas, NYC, SF)
Remote opportunities available

For multiple years running, Genesis10 has been recognized as a Top Staffing Firm in the U.S., as a Best Company for Work-Life Balance, as a Best Company for Career Growth, for Diversity, and for Leadership, amongst others. To learn more and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at our website.
Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.