Senior Project Manager
at Wylander

Date Posted: 8/15/2019

Job Description

Wylander, a recruiting company specializing in the disaster restoration industry, is recruiting a Senior Project Manager for Servpro of Champaign/Urbana, located in Champaign, IL. Servpro of Champaign/Urbana has been in business for 28 years and specializes in water damage mitigation & repair, fire damage restoration & repair, mold remediation, sewage damage, trauma scene clean-up, asbestos abatement, board-ups, and property and emergency pack outs.The Senior Project Manager is responsible for performing site inspections, estimating the cost of project reconstruction through the use of Xactimate, negotiating reconstruction costs with insurance carrier representatives, and for oversight and management of projects.The Senior Project Manager will take an active role in making sure the projects are completed on time, on budget, and within project specifications. We are looking for an individual who is able to manage a team of project managers and construction personnel, and grow further into a leadership role in the division.


?Health Benefits after 90 days of employment

?Employer pays 65% of employee premium

?Simple IRA- 3% match


?Opportunity for advancement


?Base Salary: 60-70K (DOE)

?Bonus plan

?Company Vehicle

?Company cell phone, laptop/iPad


?Use Xactimate software to estimate residential and commercial reconstruction projects following mitigation process

?Ability to inspect and scope projects in a timely fashion

?Negotiate fair and accurate scope/cost for repairs with homeowners and adjusters

?Handle estimating inquiries and demonstrate a high level of problem resolution and technical expertise

?Set proper client expectations and meet or exceed them

?Establish and maintain relationships with clients, vendors, insurance adjusters, and other claim representatives

?Ability to manage residential and commercial water, fire, wind and mold restoration projects

?Inspect jobs on a continual basis to ensure quality standards are achieved

?Plan, organize, and manage crews and subcontractors

?Responsible for helping achieve company sales targets

?Responsible for mentoring, coaching and developing employees, recognizing strengths and weaknesses, and developing their skills and abilities

?Respond to property damage emergency calls when required

Job Requirements

?5+ years’ experience as a project manager, preferably in the restoration/construction industry

?Possess a strong construction background and be able to communicate with Insurance Adjusters/Reps that may have very little construction knowledge

?Must have knowledge of both residential and commercial reconstruction experience

?Xactimate proficiency is preferred

?Possess exceptional organizational and planning skills (detailed oriented person)

?Ability to recognize and solve problems independently

?Ability to manage budgets and schedules

?Strong communication and negotiation skills

?Strong leadership and management skills

?Self-motivated, responsible and accountable

?BA/BS degree, or equivalent experience

?Must be able to pass a background check and have a clean driving record

Keywords: Xactimate, construction, project management

Posted On: Friday, February 15, 2019
Compensation: $65,000.00

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