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Job Information

Actalent Construction Project Manager in Kansas City, Missouri


  • This position is responsible for the management of multiple concurrent task orders (construction projects)

  • Task orders will involve various trades and subcontractors and will vary in size ($2,500 - $1,500,000) scope, and complexity.

  • This position requires close interaction with Government stakeholders, trade partners (subcontractors) to manage multiple, concurrent construction projects.

  • The ideal candidate must have a well-rounded construction history with experience and expertise in multiple construction disciplines, estimating experience, strong problem-solving skills, project management & organization skills and communication skills.

  • Construction estimation experience and construction project management experience is required.

  • Oversees multiple construction projects and their performance by providing financial management of task orders (construction projects) and managing relationships with Government stakeholders and trade partners

  • Regularly interfaces with Government representatives to provide and receive information and align on key deliverables

  • Oversees construction projects (task orders) throughout their entire life cycle to ensure on-time/budget completion

  • Maintains timely and accurate project documentation in project management software system

  • Track costs and labor on projects to manage costs

  • Recruit, develop, and manage subcontractor pool in all disciplines

  • Coordinate site logistics by collaborating with Government counterparts, superintendent, and trade partners (subcontractors)

  • Support estimate negotiations as necessary

  • Extensive understanding of and intimate familiarity with principles, methods, and techniques of construction (multiple trades/disciplines)

  • Knowledge or ability to learn the federal construction requirements, including Job Order Contracting

  • Knowledge or ability to learn construction estimating software, strategies and techniques (RSMeans®, e4Clicks® / Goridan®)

  • Ability to prepare and negotiate project proposals

  • Strong computer skills: Microsoft Office® Suite, ProCore® Construction Management Software, MS Project®, e4Clicks® are software products routinely used

  • Strong oral and written communication skills

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail and accuracy


Project management, Construction, Construction management, federal construction, contract management

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Must have:

10 years of construction experience as a PM

Has worked on federal construction projects (at least 2 preferred). USACE QCM Preferred.

BS in construction management or similar

Experience Level:

10+ years of construction project management experience for large scale and/or government projects.

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.