Las Vegas
Type of Shift
Full Time

Development Project Manager

Golden Entertainment


Summary: Oversees assigned construction projects and ensures projects are completed safely, in a timely manner, within proposed budgets, and meet the quality expectations of the company. Leads the preparation, review, and administration of contractual proposals for Golden Entertainment  projects. Conforms to a standard for excellent organizational and communications abilities, and possess the ability to draw upon a thorough understanding of the development process in order to define and execute processes. 


Essential Functions:

  • Meet with the Golden Entertainment -property client to discuss objectives of the project, develop project plan and scope of work
  • Assist in the management of the design process through all phases of design and construction; conduct effective design team meetings when required
  • Assist in the development of  initial cost estimates and budgets
  • Define initial timelines for design and construction
  • Create, monitor and maintain project schedules
  • Complete the project bid process and develop an estimated project budget, and present proposals for client consideration; issue requests for proposals (RFPs), obtain, scope and level bids, finalize contracts, and negotiate change orders
  • Responsible for the assigned projects to ensure they are completed safely, timely, within budget, and meet the quality expectations of the client
  • Liaise with design team and construction manager to efficiently procure permits from multiple agencies
  • Approve, reject or negotiate invoices as appropriate
  • Track costs against budget
  • Provide routine budget reports as required by supervisors,  executives, or others
  • Establish appropriate documentation and reporting requirements
  • Schedule, create agendas, and conduct meetings, as needed
  • Identify, track, prioritize and resolve issues
  • Provide information for consideration and decisions by executives
  • Implement executive decisions
  • Visit construction site on a regular basis
  • Oversee construction management staffing and trade coordination
  • Promote safe working conditions
  • Assure adherence to design intent, specifications and contract costs
  • Identify and implement cost or time saving measures
  • Identify areas of schedule risk  and opportunity, and coordinate mitigation or optimization strategies
  • Maintain protocols and processes for clear communication and record-keeping throughout projects

Performs other duties as assigned



  • Three (3) – five (5) years’ experience in same or similar role preferred
  • Technical knowledge of industry to assist contractors
  • Demonstrated ability to manage complex projects
  • Proven problem-solving skills with ability to devise and implement processes and strategies to resolve complex issues
  • Understanding of bidding, award, construction, and turnover process
  • Knowledge of all major trades and how they integrate into construction
  • Appreciation of quality finish construction
  • Demonstrated understanding of budget and schedule creation and management
  • Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Applied knowledge of software platforms such as Excel, scheduling software (e.g. MS Project, Primavera), Visio and PowerPoint.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills
  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Bachelor’s degree is preferred
  • OSHA 10 required, OSHA 30 Preferred
  • Functional ability to learn other Construction software applications such as Blue Beam, CAD, etc.
  • Ability to work a varying schedule based on Project needs



Required Work Cards

  • None


Physical Requirements

  • Lifting, pushing, pulling, and/or carrying objects up to 30 pounds
  • Bending, kneeling, climbing, using chemical agents and wearing protective clothing (less than 25% of the time)
  • Continuously standing and/or walking (about 75% of the time)
  • Work both indoors and outdoors, in both hot and cold environments
  • Hearing, vision, speech and literacy (critical)
  • Work for sustained periods of time maintaining concentrated attention to detail.



The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Duties to be performed with or without reasonable accommodations.