Construction Project Manager (1080)

Gardena, CA, USA

Job Type

Full-Time; Direct-Hire

About the Role

Location: Gardena, CA (hybrid after training period)

Compensation: $48,000/YR~ (DoE) + benefits

  • Collaborate with engineers, architects etc. to determine the specifications of the project

  • Negotiate contracts with external vendors to reach profitable agreements

  • Obtain permits and licenses from appropriate authorities

  • Determine needed resources (manpower, equipment and materials) from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations

  • Plan all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met

  • Acquire equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies

  • Hire contractors and other staff and allocate responsibilities

  • Supervise the work of laborers, mechanics etc. and give them guidance when needed

  • Evaluate progress and prepare detailed reports

  • Ensure adherence to all health and safety standards and report issues


  • Past experience in construction and/or project management is a plus

  • Japanese/English bilingual is a plus

  • Familiarity with quality and health and safety standards

  • Good knowledge of MS Office

  • Familiarity with construction/ project management software

  • Outstanding communication and negotiation skills

  • Excellent organizational and time-management skills

  • A team player with leadership abilities

  • BSc/BA in engineering, building science or relevant field is preferred

  • PMP or equivalent certification will be an advantage