Associate Project Manager - Life Sciences
GWS Segment
Soort baan
Constructies, Project Beheer
Ann Arbor - Michigan - United States of America, Brownstown - Michigan - United States of America, Canton - Michigan - United States of America, Cheboygan - Michigan - United States of America, Ciudad Lazaro Cardenas - Michoacan de Ocampo - Mexico, Clinton Township - Michigan - United States of America, Commerce - Michigan - United States of America, Comstock Park - Michigan - United States of America, Crystal Falls - Michigan - United States of America, Kalamazoo - Michigan - United States of America, Mattawan - Michigan - United States of America

This is an exciting and rewarding position with our Global Workplace Solutions (GWS) team. Our Project Management positions are designed for growth and lead to a multitude of career pathways at CBRE.

The purpose of this position is to lead individual, multi-disciplined real estate project solutions for life sciences and healthcare clients in with direct accountability for project delivery. The ideal candidate will be responsible for developing project scope, schedule, and budget, managing design and construction, and serving as the project lead. Experience working with medical imaging, vivarium, clean rooms, cGMP, pharmaceutical, and biotech R&D facilities is highly desired.

This a full-time onsite position in Mattawan, MI.

What you’ll do

  • Serve as Subject Matter Expert on design and construction strategies for mechanical, electrical, plumbing, and building management systems for life science and healthcare projects.
  • Lead all phases of the projects including planning, scheduling, budgeting, design, construction, owner test fits, and regulatory interaction with the support of the internal facilities team, corporate real estate, and other business stakeholders.
  • Lead projects focused on life science facilities such as biology, cell/gene therapy, and chemistry labs, pharmaceutical, agricultural and food science, vivarium, biocontainment, academic research, public health, and clinical labs.
  • Provide subject matter leadership on design and construction strategies for architectural and engineering systems on life science and healthcare projects.
  • Will build teams, integrate into existing teams, and lead projects of varying complexity.
  • Deliver projects on time, within budget, and with the standard of care and quality expected of similar industry professionals.
  • Lead project teams through the decision-making process to deliver high-value, safe, responsive, sustainable, flexible, and robust facilities.
  • Develop requests for proposals, negotiate terms and conditions, contract development, and award project work.
  • Evaluates and administers contract documents to outside construction contractors, including approval for payment applications to the owner.
  • Utilizes broad industry experience to improve and/or introduce new business practices, policies, and procedures necessary to achieve organizational goals.
  • Takes initiative regarding risk management/mitigation and contingency planning with budget, scope, schedule, communications, or other matters as necessary to prevent negative impacts on the projects.
  • Capable of leading highly complex projects from inception through execution, and close-out.

What you’ll need

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university or equivalent years of experience in lieu of degree.
  • Minimum of 1 years of experience in design, engineering, or construction project management, 3 years preferred.
  • Preferred experience in design/construction management for wet-lab research space, diagnostic testing laboratories, vivarium, and biopharma manufacturing facilities.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects during different phases
  • Experience with software MS Excel, MS Word, MS Project, and PowerPoint; Bluebeam and AutoCAD.


At CBRE, we believe we possess an encouraging environment where integrity, service, and excellence crafts our approach to every opportunity.

We are guided by the needs of the cities we inhabit, the communities we build and the world we live in.

  • FORTUNE Most Admired Company #1 in real estate for third consecutive year; Ten years in a row on the list!
  • Forbes Named one of the best large employers in America and one of the World's Best Employers!

OPMERKING: Een aanvullende vereiste voor deze rol is het vermogen om te voldoen aan de gezondheids- en veiligheidsprotocollen van COVID-19, inclusief COVID-19-vaccinatiebewijs en/of strenge tests.