Construction Project Manager at FlightSafety International Inc

Posted in Management 29 days ago.

Location: St. Louis, Missouri

Job Description:

Requisition 27698

Location: St. Louis, MOSt. Louis,Missouri63134,United States (US)

Construction Project Manager
(Construction Project Lead)

LOCATION: St. Louis, LC (1123)


REPORTS TO: Manager, Construction Planning & Design Corporate Facilities

The Construction Manager is responsible for ground-up construction and simulator move projects for facilities. Responsibilities include; manage the bidding process, contract awards, maintain project budgets, construction timelines and monitor construction progress & standards for simulator moves and facility construction projects. This position will coordinate local construction requirements with site facility managers at our approximately 33 domestic and 8 international locations;

TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES: The following duties are essential to the successful and satisfactory performance of this job. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Work closely with the Construction Planning & Design Manager in the successful development of project scope, budgets and timelines.

  • Provide feasibility study for simulator fits using AutoCAD. Typical recommended modifications to include structure (walls, floors, mezzanine/ramp, ceiling) and MEPF. Provide scenario modeling with costs and schedules when multiple locations are being considered. Assist with the contractor selection process for modifications working closely with specific facility center managers

  • Maintain and coordinate all simulator moves and associated facility construction requirements.

  • Represent Facilities on scheduled Simulator Move project team update calls

  • Provide construction project management duties for various alterations, renovations, and workplace installations.

  • Single Point of Contact for facility projects from construction bidding & permitting stage, submittal review, owner provided material orders, alternate or recommended change order review, and procurement and delivery of Owner Provided Equipment.

  • Responsible for executing competitive Request for Proposals, contractor selection, and contract delivery methods (lump sum, GMAX, Cost + Fee, etc.). Provide preliminary review and negotiations of contract terms and conditions prior to legal review.

  • Provide project inspection and quality assurance including post occupancy and project evaluation.

  • Create construction procedures and protocols for updating drawings after renovations, modifications, etc. Assist in the development of corporate construction standards.

  • Assist in financial forecasting and macro-level estimating for construction projects for internal feasibility.

  • Manage capital expense project budgets, contract negotiations and review of project invoices.

  • Attend / participate in internal and external meetings with key stakeholders, vendors and consultants

  • Domestic and International travel as needed to complete work functions.

  • Interact with Government authorities regarding permits, inspections and final close out documentation (certificate of occupancy),etc.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, or Construction Management, preferred.


  • 5 to 10 years professional experience in Facilities or Construction Project Management.


  • Schedule: MS Project

  • Experience with all construction delivery methods - Design/Build; Plan & Spec; Design, Bid, Build, etc.

  • Basic understanding of financial analysis models (ROI, LCC, NPV).

  • Basic understanding of contract negotiations and administration and familiarity with contract types.

  • Auto-CAD, Revit, or BIM experience. Ability to modify, dimension, or space plan using AutoCAD a plus.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

  • Excellent ability to read construction drawings and schematics.

  • Excellent understanding of construction permitting, scheduling, and quality control from a management perspective.

  • Ability to interact with various levels of management in a professional manner.

  • Capable of problem solving, independent thinking and decision making. Able to work on multiple deadlines.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT: The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met and/or encountered by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and communicate. The employee may be required to stand; walk; sit.

Specific vision abilities required by this job include the ability to view monitors, technical documents, and reference material.

The noise level in the work environment is usually low to moderate.

Travel as needed.

FlightSafety is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled.

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