Author: Wells Construction

Project Manager Position

Wells Construction  is looking to hire a project manager. Please see the job description below. If interested, please email:


Classification: Exempt

 Job Purpose:


The Project Manager’s primary duty is to manage the daily details of assigned projects including purchases, subcontracting, changes and coordination of office activities during the construction period.




  • Study and understand contract documents of each project to determine areas that may be ambiguous or present problems or result in unforeseen costs.


  • Acquisition of major materials and award subcontractors work with the most competitive pricing.


  • Initiate subcontractor contract process and approve at completion.


  • Prepare and update as necessary the job progress schedule in coordination with the Job Superintendent.


  • Resolve design and detail problems with owners, architects, suppliers and subcontractors.


  • Attend owner meetings.


  • Analyze job cost reports to determine recommended action on overruns.


  • Code and approve invoices.


  • Assure that submittals are received, submitted, corrected, approved and returned to the suppliers and subcontractors to assure delivery of materials and equipment.


  • Assist and manage Job Superintendent in maintaining good sub-contractor relations.


  • Estimate and submit timely change proposals to the architect or owner. Prepare change orders between the company and architect and subcontractors.


  • Review and prepare monthly owner billings for submission to the Accounting Department.





Minimum 10 years commercial construction project management experience. Ground up experience a big plus.  Must be computer literate in Microsoft applications. Ability to interact with people and communicate in a professional manner with owners, inspectors, architects and others having a direct interest in the project.