Sr Roofing Project Manager

Washington, DC Metro area

Posted on 08/09/2020

Position Details




Construction / Commercial Construction


Building Construction / Skilled Trades

Job Level:

Standard Management (Manager/Supervisor of Staff)


Some College

Reference ID:


Highland Consulting Group is a national executive search firm that specializes in placing top construction professionals.

We are working with a large regional Roofing Contractor in the Washington, DC area that is recruiting for an experienced Sr Roofing Project Manager. Successful candidates must have a minimum of 5 years experience as a Roofing Project Manager working all types of roofs for commercial or industrial clients.  This client is experiencing strong continued growth and wants an employee for the long haul.  Great growth opportunity and the financial rewards that come with it.  Another upside is that the project focus is all on local projects - no travel! - Relocation assistance available

Job responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Manages and supervises all phases of assigned projects
  • Prepare and manage schedules
  • Estimate Change orders
  • Negotiate all change orders and maintain change order logs
  • Manages project budget and approves all expenses
  • Contract Administration
  • Buyout of Subcontracts & Equipment
  • Interface with the owner on all projects assigned
  • Assemble and maintain complete project records and close-out documents
  • Perform project punch-list inspection(s), in coordination with superintendent and the Owner’s representative, and issue punch list(s) to all relevant subcontractors
  • Stay in contact with past clients for repeat work


  • Solid Communication both verbal and written
  • Ability to establish timelines and budgets
  • Experience in cost estimation and negotiating
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to lead productive, multi-discipline meetings
  • Solid, proven and verifiable record of career stability and project management success a must
  • Experience: 5 years experience as a Roofing Project Manager with projects larger than $1M
  • They require someone that can take a project from award to completion and handle the buyout negotiations, work with the superintendents, manage the budget and financial aspects of the project, ensure that the safety practices are being followed, make sure that quality work is being completed, follow up with the client on any punch list items and then close out the project

Preferred behaviors:

  • Functional Expert: Considered a thought leader on a subject
  • Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
  • Enthusiastic: Shows intense and eager enjoyment and interest
  • Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
  • Dedicated: Devoted to a task or purpose with loyalty or integrity

Character qualifications:

  • Innovation – We create a culture of relentless improvement of solutions and processes to make every day better
  • Integrity – We are open, honest, and committed to giving the straight story every time
  • Service - We serve our clients, families, communities, and most importantly our people who are empowered and safe in making decisions and taking actions that dare to make us better
  • Ownership - We take full, personal, individual responsibility for our actions and our work


  • Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help
  • Growth Opportunities: Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit: Inspired to perform well by an ability to drive new ventures within the business


This company cares about and is committed to the wellbeing of its employees and their families. This commitment is reflected in a comprehensive benefit package provided to all employees. This package includes items such as project bonuses, company bonus, healthcare, paid vacation and car allowance.


If you have this type of experience, please apply to this position.  You can also contact me, John Kane, directly @ (724) 972-4753 to learn more about this opportunity.

John Kane
Senior Recruiter
Highland Consulting Group
2000 Tower Way
Suite 2041
Greensburg, PA 15601


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