Construction Project Manager Multifamily and Hotel - Empire USA, LLC

March 02, 2018

Empire USA, LLC

Santa Monica, California

Empire USA is hiring a Project Manager. We are looking for someone who can oversee and manage third party contractors, designers, architects and engineers related to the company’s multifamily and hotel portfolios.


Empire USA is a Los Angeles -based real estate investment firm that owns and manages a growing portfolio of multifamily and hotel properties in a variety of markets across the United States. Empire seeks well located investment properties, below replacement cost, in recovering and appreciating high growth markets, typically with value enhancement potential and works to exit timely within respective cycles.

Position Summary:

This is a mid-level position that will be asked to work collaboratively with other team members, contracted third parties, and with the owner/principal of the firm. The primary focus will be day to day construction management of the Company's multifamily portfolio capital improvement projects, manage the entitlement process to develop new multifamily projects on sites currently owned by Empire. Apartment renovation experience is a MUST. Prefer entitlement and hotel renovation experience a plus. In all activities, candidate will represent the Company to coordinate activities with general contractors, third party consultants and on-site property managers.

Duties and responsibilities include the following:

  •  Project management of large scale multifamily and hotel renovation projects including identifying and managing general contractors in all facets of construction
  •  Overseeing and managing all entitlement activities, including scope development, identifying and managing designers, expeditors, as well as consultants, and contractors.
  •  Project management of capital improvements to expanding multi-family portfolio including research of materials and methods, sourcing and negotiating qualified contractors' bids, reviewing contracts, and quality control during all stages of the project.


Qualifications MUST include the following:

  • Previous work experience directly in construction industry REQUIRED (10 years minimum)
  • Ability to work independently and with minimal supervision REQUIRED
  •  Highly organized with strong analytic skills REQUIRED
  • Excellent computer skills (incl. Microsoft Excel in a business environment) and ability to learn new programs/systems quickly REQUIRED
  • Excellent attitude and a strong work ethic REQUIRED
  • Ability to work under pressure and on deadline REQUIRED

Please DO NOT apply if you do not meet ALL of the REQUIRED qualifications