Commercial Plumbing/HVAC Project Manager

Location Orange
Discipline: Project Manager
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

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Job ref: 6125
Published: 10 months ago

Commercial Plumbing/HVAC Project Manager

Location: Orange County, CA


  • Minimum 5+ years of experience in large commercial projects and hospital systems
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management or Mechanical Engineering


We seek a highly motivated and experienced Commercial Plumbing/HVAC Project Manager to join our Orange County, CA team. The successful candidate will manage all aspects of large-scale commercial plumbing and HVAC projects, focusing on hospitals and healthcare facilities. This position will include responsibilities ranging from initial project estimation to full-scale management, utilizing scheduling software for efficient project execution.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and manage all phases of large commercial plumbing and HVAC projects from conception to completion.
  • Collaborate with architects, engineers, and other construction and building specialists to transform project plans into actionable tasks.
  • Develop and implement project timelines and milestones utilizing state-of-the-art scheduling software.
  • Evaluate and procure sub-contractor bids and manage contractor agreements.
  • Act as a liaison between the company and clients, including attending project meetings and providing progress updates.
  • Review and interpret blueprints, plans, and other project documents.
  • Estimate project costs and manage the budget throughout the project life cycle.
  • Ensure compliance with local, state, and federal regulations and building codes.
  • Conduct risk assessments and implement appropriate safety measures.
  • Work with the Quality Assurance team to ensure that project deliverables meet the agreed-upon standards and quality.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management or Mechanical Engineering.
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in managing large commercial plumbing and HVAC projects, with a focus on hospitals and healthcare facilities.
  • Proficiency in project management and scheduling software like MS Project, Procore, or similar.
  • Strong understanding of construction methods, HVAC systems, and plumbing installations.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously.
  • Detail-oriented with strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency in reading and interpreting blueprints and schematics.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional certifications in Project Management (e.g., PMP) or HVAC (e.g., HVAC Excellence) are a plus.
  • Familiarity with LEED and other green building practices.
  • A strong network of local subcontractors and suppliers.