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Construction Project Manager

POSITION – Project Manager

LOCATION – Cleveland, OH


GL Housing Group is a full service real estate firm focused on the housing industry, and is the parent company for four individual companies: Great Lakes Financial Group, GL Housing Development, J&S Management, and GL Housing Construction. Located in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, the companies provide lending, development, management, and construction services, with the mission to enhance communities through building and preserving housing to positively impact as many housing communities at the highest quality possible. GL Housing Group has been involved in over 200 communities, 20,000+ units and more than $3 billion of business in the real estate industry.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

The Project Manager performs a wide range of duties including some or all of the following:

  • Define the scope of the project in collaboration with senior management.
  • Create a detailed work plan which identifies and sequences the activities needed to successfully complete the project
  • Determine the resources (time, money, equipment, etc.) required to complete the project
  • Develop a schedule for project completion that effectively allocates the resources to the activities
  • Review the project schedule with senior management and all other staff that will be affected by the project activities; revise the schedule as required
  • Determine the objectives and measures upon which the project will be evaluated at its completion
  • In consultation with the appropriate manager, recruit, interview and select staff with appropriate skills for the project activities
  • Manage project staff according to the established policies and practices of the organization
  • Ensure that personnel files are properly maintained and kept confidential
  • Ensure that all project personnel receive an appropriate orientation to the organization and the project
  • Contract qualified consultants to work on the project as appropriate

Physical Demands

  • Be able to lift at least 50 lbs.
  • Ability to reach above and below shoulders in all directions
  • Requires manual dexterity to operate all necessary equipment and tools
  • 10% sitting, 50% standing, 40% walking
  • Use of hands and fingers in repetitive motion
  • Ability to see, hear and speak clearly and distinctly
  • Ability to work inside and outside during various weather conditions
  • Local and overnight travel as needed

Professional expectations

  • Notify and provide solutions to manager
  • Work independently and as a team
  • keep a clean and organized work space
  • Remain accessible and connected to staff and management
  • Maintain good public relations and interact with clients and co-workers respectfully


  • Bachelor’s Degree required
  • Willingness to perform outside the box tasks

Preferred Experience

  • 5 or More $3+ million projects
  • Adaptive Reuse Experience
  • High Rise Construction Renovations
  • Multifamily Specific Projects
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