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Do you enjoy a high-energy, fast-paced environment?

Sodexo Energy and Resources is seeking a Design and Construction Project Manager to work with one of Sodexo’s construction management teams at one of our largest energy accounts in Houston, TX. Sodexo is one of the world's largest, most progressive, and most well-respected companies. We seek only highly qualified, energetic, and successful design and construction project management professionals for this position.

Are You the One?

We are looking for someone with experience managing large to small-value projects, a professional adept at managing client relationships, and a skilled communicator. Project Managers typically manage a portfolio of projects within their area of responsibility. This will include the actual execution of the project and may involve assisting with pre-construction planning with stakeholders, designers, consultants, clients, and other project team members. They will develop assignments, timetables, and responsibilities for team members for the duration of the project. Organizes and directs construction personnel and ensures that materials and equipment resources are delivered on time. Interacts with planning commissions and governing bodies. Coordinates costing estimation and is directly involved in the day-to-day operations of the project. Works with professional employees and supervises large, complex technical or business support or production operations team(s). Adapts plans and priorities to address resource and operational challenges. Decisions are guided by policies, procedures, and business plans. Provides technical guidance to employees, colleagues, and the client.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Primary project manager for assigned projects.
  • Executes project schedules according to plan for assigned projects.
  • Communicates positive and realistic expectations to the project team and client.
  • Holds self and others accountable for meeting key project metrics.
  • Evaluate the contractual scope of work and the impact of client-issued bulletins, field directives, and/or scheduling changes.
  • Acts within contract Terms and Conditions.
  • Effectively communicates project progress, issues, and financial status to management as required.
  • Manages risks and executes project recovery plans when required. Resolves disputes with minimal need for escalation.
  • Ensures project document controls are following contract requirements and client standards.
  • Oversees project construction for compliance with specifications, local codes, and installation techniques.
  • Manages the selection, ordering, and delivery schedule of materials to be procured for the projects assigned.
  • Develops and maintains viable long-term relationships with consultants, prime contractors, and subcontractors.
  • Attends and leads job progress meetings as required.
  • Ensures subcontractors understand the expectations of the project.
  • Coordinates with his or her supervisor for allocation of resources needed to meet project objectives.
  • Ensures any engineering and commissioning performed by the field team is by established standards.
  • Develop cost estimates and sub-contractor scope documents and solicitations for bids

Is this opportunity right for you? We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field (or associate degree with relevant experience)
  • Construction/project management experience with new construction, renovations, infrastructure, and working in critical environments is preferred.
  • Construction/project management working on projects that are adjacent to concurrent operations is preferred.
  • Minimum of 3 years of direct project management experience in
  • Experience managing MEP projects is a plus.
  • A high level of verbal and written communication skills is a must.
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple priorities.
  • Must have the ability to communicate technical material to a non-
  • technical audience.
  • Proficient in Project Management software, and financial accounting systems.
  • Advanced working knowledge of project scheduling and documentation techniques and processes.
  • Strong Personal Computer working capabilities in MS Office (excel, word, PowerPoint, Adobe Writer, Visio, and basic Windows environment).
  • Working knowledge of Bluebeam, Procore, and other management applications is a plus.
  • Knowledge of standard project controls is a must.

Sodexo offers a full array of benefits including paid time off, holidays, medical, dental, vision, 401K, and access to ongoing training and development programs, tuition reimbursement, plus health and wellness programs.

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Working for Sodexo:

How far will your ambition, talent, and dedication take you? Sodexo fosters a culture committed to the growth of individuals through continuous learning, mentoring, and career growth opportunities.


What We Offer

Sodexo offers fair and equitable compensation, partially determined by a candidate's education level or years of relevant experience. While the budgeted range for the position is posted, Sodexo salary offers are based on a candidate's specific criteria, like experience, skills, education and training.


Qualifications & Requirements

Basic Education Requirement - Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

Basic Management Experience - 3 years

Basic Functional Experience - 3 years

Sodexo is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Application Instructions

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