Residential Construction Project Manager

New Orleans, LA

Residential Construction Project Manager  

As the Shibusa Residential Construction Project Manager, you will oversee the development and completion of business projects as well as the standards and governance over those projects. Our goal is to deliver attainable, sustainable, high-quality housing in record time. Your duties include ensuring that business standards are upheld, directing the organization and scheduling of projects, and overseeing members of project teams to keep them on task.


Why Work for Shibusa Systems? Do you want to help alleviate the housing crisis by providing high quality homes for thousands of people? Do you want to help individuals be the best they can be? Do you want to help build better communities? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment? Every day at Shibusa Systems, we wake up and try to better the world around us. Shibusa Systems is an innovative startup addressing the housing crisis with a transformative approach to delivering sustainable and attainable homes. 


  • Collaborating with other department leaders to define, prioritize, and develop housing projects.
  • Planning project management, including setting deadlines, prioritizing tasks, and assigning team members to various deliverables.
  • Create schedules and work timetables.
  • Estimate and negotiate Project Costs with vendors, subcontractors, and other collaborators.
  • Analyzing financial data, including project budgets, risks, and resource allocation.
  • Providing financial reports and budget outlines to Executives.
  • Overseeing the development of the project and ensuring that team members are carrying out their tasks efficiently while upholding the company's standards.
  • Assess costs, weigh offers, negotiate with vendor, establish delivery timelines, and execute contracts with vendors
  • Analyze business supply, identify key suppliers, and ensure we are getting the best possible material
  • Closely monitors shipments, ensuring they arrive to our construction sites in a timely manner with property inventory
  • Drafting new and improving existing project management office policies and processes.
  • Continuously evaluating projects to ensure they are meeting company standards, adhering to budgets, and meeting deadlines.
  • Accurately documenting the project's creation, development, and execution as well as documenting the project's scope, budget, and justification.
  • Ordering and procuring materials required for business projects.
  • Maintaining a safe, clean, and healthy environment and ensure the compliance with the company's rules and policies.


  • A Bachelor's degree in Business, Administration, Supply Chain Management, or a related field.
  • A Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification may be advantageous.
  • A minimum of five years' experience in the construction or supply chain management industry.
  • A minimum of two years’ experience in a supervisory position may be advantageous.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Strong math, analytical, organizational, negotiation, written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to details and technicalities.
  • Excellent organizational and technical skills.
  • Good interpersonal and multi-tasking skills.


  • A full-time salaried position with the opportunity to grow as Shibusa scales nationally
  • Competitive salary and benefits (Bi-Weekly pay schedule)
  • Meaningful training and team bonding
  • Opportunities for career growth and professional development
  • Benefits, including comprehensive health insurance, including medical, dental, and vision
  • Flexible time-off policy
  • Ability to make a positive impact with your work by increasing both the quantity and the quality of housing for thousands of families
  • A dynamic, reliable, and stable company system and culture, focused on delivering a high-quality product to our clients and residents

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