Sr Project Manager Construction - Forest City Realty Trust

January 22, 2018

Forest City Realty Trust

San Francisco, California 94103

Forest City Realty Trust, Inc. is a NYSE-listed national real estate company engaged in commercial and residential real estate throughout the United States. Forest City Associates are committed to creating superior communities where people LIVE, WORK, SHOP and STAY!

We are searching for a talented Senior Project Manager of Construction to be based out of our regional office located in San Francisco, California. As a Senior Project Manager, the chosen candidate will act as Owner's Representative of construction projects from start of construction to completion of project. Responsible for all activities associated with the construction/renovation of project, ensuring adherence to construction contracts, budgets, schedules, lender and or owner requirements.

As a leading developer and manager of mixed-use, commercial and multi-family housing, Forest City offers challenging professional opportunities. As a Senior Project Manager in our San Francisco office, the chosen candidate will be a valuable partner in projects to include:

Pier 70 is a former shipyard on San Francisco's eastern waterfront. Our master development area of 28 acres is a mixed-use project, which is expected to include 3.2 million total square feet, consisting of 900,000 to 1.8 million square feet of office space, approximately 360,000 square feet of traditional retail, local production, and cultural/community uses, 1,000 to 2,000 residential units, approximately 2,000 parking spaces and 7 acres of waterfront parks.

5M is a fully entitled, mixed-use project in downtown San Francisco. The project is comprised of an office building of approximately 633,000 square feet and an apartment building with approximately 295 residential units. 5M would create significant new open spaces for the neighborhood. The project is designed to house a dynamic ground-floor mix featuring local retail and arts, cultural and community uses.

At Forest City, we are thoughtful in social responsibility and pride ourselves in fostering an inclusive and dynamic workplace that provides opportunities for continuous growth!


  • Monitor progress of all construction activities, making sure that all construction activities move according to pre-determined schedule.
  • Make field decisions in matters affecting planning, supervision, personnel, costs, safety and quality control.
  • Monitor construction budgets and schedules.
  • Support change order negotiations and approve change order request(s). Reviews and approves monthly pay applications.
  • Participates in updating monthly financial reports.
  • Maintain cost control of project.
  • Manages, coordinates, and reviews the work of architects, engineers, and general contractors. Interface with public agencies relative to permitting, approvals, and safety.
  • Participates in all project meetings.


  • This position requires an Undergraduate Degree in Construction, Engineering, or Architecture.
  • 10+ years of required experience in Project Engineer, Superintendent, Project Manager.
  • Required skills for the position include: self-motivated, team player, detail oriented, conduct business in the highest legal and ethical manner, complies with company policies, and Microsoft Office products.
  • This position requires travel.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Religion/Sex/Protected Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Marital Status/Pregnancy/Age/National Origin/Genetic Information

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