Project Manager - Rail Transit & Systems

Oakland, California, United States · Rail Transit & Systems · 109


LOCATION: Bay Area - Oakland, CA

Offering Relocation, Competitive Salary and Great Benefits

Rail and Track Experience Preferred

At Ghirardelli Associates, we believe that thinking outside of the box is the spark to set innovation on fire. Ghirardelli Associates is a full-service construction management firm, with 20 years of experience providing service throughout California. Our company inspires ingenuity by providing cutting-edge solutions to our clients, with a commitment to exceptional service. We are proud to shape the communities we live in, while creating a positive environment for our associates to foster creativity and growth.


This position is located in Oakland, CA for our BART client. A project manager is responsible for managing a portfolio of construction management projects with an emphasis on rail projects including track, traction power, and rail systems. In this position, he/she is responsible for project success through all phases of the project lifecycle; from preconstruction to project closeout, including such activities as contract negotiations, cost estimates, constructability reviews, schedule and budget development, staffing, and project kick-off/partnering sessions, safety and health program, quality assurance, communications and ongoing project planning and execution. Project managers are critical to winning work and required to participate in business development activities. This role requires the capacity to effectively resolve issues; manage resources, meetings, schedules, and budgets; oversee timesheets, accounting and billing; as well as coordinate and communicate with clients, consultants, subcontractors, suppliers, team members and other stakeholders. Additionally, a project manager ensures staff obtains any necessary training, mentoring or coaching to team members to ensure their success.

Success in this role requires meeting the stated project objectives of budget, schedule, profitability, client satisfaction, and employee development. As company ambassadors, project managers are expected to execute in alignment with the company’s goals, established standard operating procedures, vision, and core values.


Project Management

Client Relations / Business Development / Marketing






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