Job title: MEP Project Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
  • Building and Construction
  • Engineering - Design/Build
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 30-09-2019
Job ID: 32441

Job Description

MEP Project Manager – Richmond, VA

Job Title: MEP Project Manager      
Location: Richmond, VA
Basic Salary: Competitive
Industry Focus: MEP, Fire Protection and HVAC

Harrison Frazer is interested to speak to nay individuals located in Richmond, VA, with at least 7-10 years of project management experience. Candidates are required to have a Bachelor’s Degree in engineering with 10 years mechanical experience in construction.


The role will oversee all aspects of planning and implementing the delivery of commercial construction projects, including Mechanical, Plumbing, Sheet Metal, HVAC, Electrical and Fire Protection (sprinkler). PM’s are knowledgeable in the design and construction of MEP systems, and will be responsible for reviewing plans and specifications for design and constructability issues.

Essential Functions:

  • Build and maintain a positive relationship with internal project teams, customers, subcontractors, and key vendors. Builds positive morale on the project site
  • Coordinate with various internal departments such as pre-construction, sales, safety, purchasing, CAD/BIM, and fabrication shops as well as client personnel and others to:
    • Develop and maintain a construction plan and schedule
    • Scope out vendor quotes and purchase equipment and material
    • Scope out subcontractors and issue subcontracts
    • Provide guidance for the fabrication schedule
  • Daily monitoring of key metrics (manpower, material/equipment deliveries, etc..) and mentoring site leadership to support the timely execution and completion of the work within budget with no defects or accidents
  • Prepare, monitor, and maintain project budgets, and report to senior management on key metrics
  • Create Revenue Forecasts, Schedule of Values, Cash Flow analysis, and other financial analysis.
  • Identify changes in scope, prepare pricing, and submit potential change orders to customer
  • When necessary, develop recovery plans to bring a project that is experiencing issues, such as issues with safety, quality, or production back on track
  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering and 7-10 years project management experience and/or equivalent combination of vocational training and experience
  • 10+ years mechanical experience in construction
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Must be able to apply innovative and effective management techniques
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must be a self-starter, be able to work with minimal supervision, follow written and oral instructions, show attention to detail and demonstrate problem-solving skills
  • Must be able to pass post-offer pre-employment drug screen, and may be required to satisfactorily complete additional background checks as required (i.e. DMV, criminal history)
  • Must adhere to all company policies and procedures
  • Must be available to work assigned schedules and extended hours as needed including day, evening, weekend, and holiday hours

The work environment and physical demands required would be representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job, and may include, but are not limited to the following:

Work Environment:

  • May work in varying temperatures; both inside and outside, including inclement weather, heat, humidity, cold and dampness
  • May work in areas with exposure to moderate/high noise levels
  • May be exposed to fumes or airborne particles including dust
  • May be required to work in confined spaces or from high heights

Physical Demands:

  • While performing duties of the job the employee may work aloft, climb, bend, pull, reach overhead, stand/walk for long periods of time and lift up to 50 lbs
  • Frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls; and reach with hands and arms
  • Must be able to correctly identify all colors of a color-coded cable/wires and see close vision, distance vision, depth perception, peripheral vision, and ability to adjust focus


  • May require travel (typically not overnight)


  • Lean six sigma black belt certification
  • Familiarity with the BIM process
  • Prior experience with Procore – Project Management System
  • Prior military experience