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Self-Performance Project Manager - Nashville, TN

Location: Nashville, TN, United States
Company: Messer Construction Co.
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Messer Construction Co. is an award-winning construction manager and general contractor that provides leadership for complex commercial building projects. An employee-owned company, Messer now stands as one of the nation’s leading health care and higher education builders. Messer’s footprint has grown to eleven regional offices located across the Midwest and Southeast: Greenville, South Carolina; Raleigh & Charlotte, North Carolina; Columbus, Cincinnati, and Dayton Ohio; Louisville and Lexington Kentucky; Indianapolis, Indiana; and Knoxville & Nashville, Tennessee. Messer employees live where they work, resulting in the company’s sustained commitment to building better communities. 

We are currently seeking a Self-Performance Project Manager with a passion for managing and driving results with our professional Craft force to join our team in Nashville, TN.
The primary responsibility of this position is to manage and drive our Direct Work project(s) to successful completion through a safe work environment, quality construction, effective LEAN planning and scheduling, cost management, collaborate with project stakeholders, and superior customer service.  The candidate must have demonstrated familiarity with Concrete and Carpentry construction and excel in our ‘point of attack’ management approach.  The ideal candidate will also possess a desire for growth, long-term thinking, and relationship building skills.
What You Will Do:
  • Support the Messer project team.
  • Manage our Craft force as well as Direct Work subcontractor and vendor relationships.
  • Manage and drive our Zero Injury safety program.
  • Implement the Quality Leadership System.
  • Manage and drive the Direct Work project schedule.
  • Establish Direct Work budget and control costs.
  • Administer Direct Work subcontracts, purchase orders, change orders, etc.
  • Establish project-specific controls, monitor and reports.

What You Will Bring:

  • 5+ years of experience with commercial construction projects (Healthcare, Higher Education, Industrial, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering/Construction Management or related field
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours
We build where we live, and it shows.  When you take charge of your career through professional growth and collaboration, you can’t help but feel your impact on the community and the industry.  And it’s what you can expect at Messer each day.  In business since 1932 and employee-owned since 1990, Messer is the commercial construction company committed to building better.  Join Messer, where building with purpose is the foundation of everything we do. 
All Messer employees are required to comply with our Substance Abuse Prevention Policy as a condition of employment. Messer may condition offers of employment upon taking and passing of a post-offer/pre-employment drug screen.  
Messer is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation or gender identity. 
Messer is committed to a diverse workforce.