Project Manager

San Diego, California, United States · Sol


Our client is seeking a Project Manager for the management of multiple projects which include Labor-related management and support services to public agencies in transit, water and other institutional projects in the San Diego Area. Previous experience in Labor Compliance and/or PLA Administration is a MUST.


• Oversee all aspects of a project’s completion.

• Create an interface with client and contract personnel to develop and review program plans, schedules, assignments, costs, etc.

• Resolve project issues including staff allocation and scheduling, resolution of issues with contractors and unions, client complaints, and other tactical matters.

• Set deadlines, explain and assign responsibilities, and monitor the progress of projects.

• Conduct weekly team meetings to discuss project status and outstanding issues.

• Continuously mentor junior staff to facilitate learning, development, and career advancement.

• Train junior staff in handling day to day project tasks.

• Coordinate and deliver briefings/progress reports with senior leadership regarding the status of projects.



• 5-7 years project management experience in Labor Compliance monitoring and/or PLA Administration

• Extensive knowledge of prevailing wage statutes and contractor/union issues for a public infrastructure construction project

• Bachelor’s Degree

• Strong presentation and public speaking skills with the confidence and ability to establish rapport with the audience and effectively handle questions and objections

• Organized. Possesses strong time and resource management skills.

• Excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to maintain effective communication with clients and internal staff.

• Proficiency in using Microsoft Office applications to produce reports, presentations, correspondence and a variety of other materials

• Availability to work evenings and weekends as necessary to meet project deadlines

• Ability to analyze and bring flexible, critical thinking approach to managing projects.

• Decisive, creative, action-oriented and results-focused professional.

• Capable of multi-tasking and working under tight deadlines in a high-pressure environment.

• Mange contract deliverables in order to lead projects to successful completion.

• Has a proven ability to deal with simultaneous initiatives and ensuring that programs and projects align with the priorities, resources, and strategies of the organization.

• Ability to meet financial objectives by forecasting requirements, preparing and monitoring budgets, scheduling expenditures and analyzing variances are capabilities of the individual in this position.

• Ability to produce quality reports for both internal and external purposes.

Desired Qualifications:

• Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) or Project Management Professional (PMP)

• Experience with Public Works projects

Salary: Based on experience

Any offer of employment is contingent upon acceptable results of a background check, credit check, Live Scan fingerprinting, and drug screening. Submissions without salary history will not be considered.

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