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Associate Project Manager

We are looking to add a high-energy, early-career project management professional with progressive experience managing the design/construction of capital projects in the healthcare industry. This is a unique opportunity to grow with an industry-leading development and project management firm.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist the Project Manager in delivering projects on-time, on budget, and within scope across a wide range of property types including hospitals, surgery centers, medical offices, and others.
  • Ensure accountability of project team members including architects, engineers, contractors, and other consultants.
  • Facilitate engagement, communication, and decision-making of stakeholders, including user groups, client executives, and others.
  • Manage complex pre-development milestones, including permitting, entitlement, site due diligence, etc.
  • Identify and elevate critical issues and seek resolution in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Coordinate draw requests, budget management, and periodic reporting with accounting and finance staff.
  • Provide value engineering guidance to deliver cost-efficient initial and life-cycle design and construction economics.
  • Review and coordinate the execution of all project-related design and construction contracts, documents, and plans.
  • Develop and advise on project risk mitigation strategies.


  • Bachelors degree in building science, engineering, or similar discipline.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Teams, Sharepoint, and Project.
  • Minimum 3-5 years of progressive experience managing construction projects with preference given to experience with healthcare capital projects.
  • Ability to travel to job sites up to 75% of the time (post-COVID).
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills.

About Johnson

Johnson Healthcare Real Estate is a privately-held advisory, development, project management, and property services company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama and operating from Indianapolis, Indiana; Dallas, Texas; Chicago, Illinois; and Atlanta, Georgia. Ranked as a top 10 developer by Modern Healthcare in 2022, Johnson serves hospitals, physicians, and other providers across 41 states, as well as internationally.

For consideration, please email a current résumé to careers@johnsonhre.com.