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What do construction managers do?

  • interpret architectural drawings and specifications
  • coordinate labour resources, and procurement and delivery of materials, plant and equipment
  • consult with architects, engineers, other professionals, and technical and trades workers
  • negotiate with building owners, property developers and subcontractors to ensure projects are completed on time and within budget
  • ensure adherence to building legislation and standards of performance, quality, cost and safety
  • submit plans and arrange building inspections by local authorities

High

projected job openings

$78-$91k

qualified full-time wage

86%

employed full-time

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