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Contruction Manager Resume

The job of a construction manager combines formal schooling and know-how about construction. It implies managing all aspects of construction projects, such as public works (hospitals, schools, recreation facilities or utility plants) or residential buildings. A construction manager will oversee these construction projects from the planning phase up to the stage of completion. His responsibilities include budgeting, planning, coordinating and directing construction work, as well as overseeing the selection of materials and other employees.


In order to become a construction manager, you will need to have a bachelor's degree in fields related to construction. You can improve your chances by obtaining a construction management certificate.

If you thought about applying for such a position, here is how a construction manager resume should look like.

Contruction Manager Resume Sample

John Digger
530 Mitchell Street
Ph: 456-012-345-000

Personal Details

Name: John Digger
Birth Date; 31 August 1978
Nationality: American
Driver's License: Yes


Seeking a higher management position in competitive construction projects so that I can prove the vast experience that I have gained in this field.

Education and Professional Training

  • Bachelors' degree in construction engineering, University of Maryland, College Park in 2000
  • Master's degree in construction engineering, University of Maryland, College Park in 2002
  • Strong communication skills
  • Outstanding team building and presentation skills
  • The ability to manage small and large groups of people
  • Efficient leadership and management abilities
  • Effective cost management and budgeting of projects
  • Expertise with latest techniques and tools
  • Efficient coordination and planning of activities
  • Ability to effectively check the quality of final deliveries
  • Strong knowledge of computer applications; Microsoft Office package and the Internet
  • Excellent time management abilities
  • Excellent knowledge of budgeting, estimating, contract negotiation, costing and subcontractor supervision
  • Ability to perform recommended cost reduction and feasibility studies
Professional Experience and Projects

2007-Present date: Project manager for Stonehenge Constructions, Annapolis, MD

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Successfully constructed over 50 sites and completed all the projects within the budget and on time
  • Managed teams of up to 50 engineers and workers
  • Coordinated multiple projects with budgets of up to 30 million dollars
  • Carried out on-site scheduling and management, material delivery and purchasing, quality controls and safety inspections
  • Ensured compliance with all building and safety measures
  • Negotiated with local subcontractors and vendors, managed purchase orders and payment schedules
  • Conducted site feasibility studies to identify areas for cost savings
  • Coordinated all stages of construction with the architects and engineers
  • Supervised all on site work development and acquired all approvals and permits
2001-2006: Construction manager for Longcast Constructions, Annapolis, MD.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Taking up projects in value of up to 18 million dollars
  • Reviewed the design prior to the construction
  • Hiring personnel for construction work
  • Had the responsibility of supervising site workers
  • Preparing project specifications and estimates
  • Successfully negotiating with landlords and clients, in order to finalize site design
  • Inspecting and ensuring timely completion of the construction work
  • Participating in the pre bidding of more than one deal for land procurement
  • Reviewing construction designs and approving them
  • Good working capacity
  • Managing the construction of up to 90 sites
Areas of interest
  • Technology
  • Architecture
  • Sports

Available upon request.

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