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Project Manager at Baker Electric in Cerritos, California

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Project Manager


Baker Electric is hiring a Project Manager for our LA County territory in the Cerritos office. 

Here at Baker Electric, we pride ourselves in offering an agile, forward-thinking company that's innovative and ready to take on complex construction projects that'll allow you - as a Project Manager - to really be a part of something great. 

We know there's a lot of competition, but a career at Baker Electric will be one you'll never forget. Join our LA new construction team as a Project Manager today to successfully manage electrical work in the $5mm - $30mm range using the best software and having support of a strong and intelligent team. 

We’re looking for a Project Manager who is highly organized, self-sufficient, and has proven success in managing electrical projects. 


  • Monitoring continual project costs and onsite activities.  

  • Addressing and preventing cost overruns.  

  • Forecasting project financials.  

  • Prepare and submit project billings.  

  • Identifying, submitting and seeking approval for scope change orders.  

  • Identifying, preventing and limiting exposure to project schedule delays.  

  • Managing the prime contract execution process.  

  • Audit subcontractor scopes of work and create subcontracts.  

  • Participate in project pre-planning.  

  • Lead the project material procurement effort.  

  • Assist with creation of purchase orders.  

  • Create and monitor approval of project material submittals.  

  • Create and monitor responses of project RFI’s  


  • 5+ years of experience in Electrical Project Management (Construction Management, Estimating and/or Project Management)

  • 3+ years of general knowledge of contract law and project accounting is required.  

  • Successful graduation of an accredited electrical apprenticeship program, Electrical B.S.E.E. Engineering Degree, or related Field Construction Management Degree.   

  • Proficiency in MS Office, Office 365, SharePoint 

  • Proficiency in construction management and estimating software, such as, BlueBeam and Accubid 

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, professional understanding of communication needed 

  • Understanding of risk management

We offer base plus bonus eligibility, car allowance, and many other great benefits. 


Baker Electric, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We encourage applications from all individuals regardless of race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy, national origin, sexual orientation, ancestry, age, marital status, physical or mental disability or status as a Special Disabled Veteran, Vietnam Era Veteran or other qualifying veteran, political affiliation or belief. Baker Electric, Inc. is committed to building and maintaining an inclusive environment.