Michels Corp Alternative Delivery Project Manager - Infrastructure in Lakeville, Minnesota

Alternative Delivery Project Manager - Infrastructure

Location: Lakeville, MN


Employment duration: Full time

Employee Referral Bonus: Tier 1


This position will be accountable for managing a phase of a large complex project or managing multiple medium sized projects that are approximately greater than $10M to $100M. Provides direction and management for all phases of alternative delivery projects. This position is accountable for the contractual components of a project’s success, to meet or exceed the clients’ expectations, to the timely and profitable completion of the job, with a special emphasis on safety performance. It is essential to be goal oriented, organized and professional. Critical for success are excellent verbal and written communication skills, the ability to manage and work well in teams, and quickly make decisions.

The essential duties and responsibilities of the position include, but not limited to:

  • Plan, direct, and control the execution of all business, technical, financial, and administrative functions of assigned pursuit. Assign subcontractor responsibility to carry out project plan.

  • Manage pursuit team that included contractors, engineers, and consultants. Assist in coordinating work activities to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget.

  • Establish project requirements for pursuit team and monitor deliverables for adherence to these requirements.

  • Serve as the point of contact for clients on contractual matters, ensuring timely review and reconciliation, approval of variations.

  • Analyze RFP’s and RFQ’s and manage technical elements in preparing proposal documents.

  • Provide leadership and project management guidance on design build pursuits and project delivery.

  • Proactively build and sustain relationships with clients and general/sub-contractors, both while on the job and through networking outside of work. Ensure we are proactively communicating with the client at all times.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications include Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management, 10+ years of project management, construction management experience, or equivalent combination. Experience in design build projects, including experience in key project leadership roles. Considerable experience in client management. Understanding and experience with win strategies, cost estimating, and project scheduling and technical writing. Applicants must be able to handle multiple projects at one time, must have demonstrated successful management of projects between $10M and $100M. Applicant must also possess the ability to successfully negotiate terms and conditions, manage tight deadlines, demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication to collaborate with various levels of management. Applicant must possess a valid driver license for the type of vehicles which may be driven and an accepted driving record as determined by the DOT Operations Director and Michels Legal Department.