Construction Management

Construction Management

Definition

The management of construing, interpreting and explaining structures

Career description

  • Prepare cost estimates, budgets, and work timetables;
  • Interpret and explain contracts and technical information to other professionals;
  • Report work progress and budget matters to clients;
  • Collaborate with architects, engineers, and other construction specialists;
  • Select, schedule, and coordinate subcontractor activities.http://www.truity.com/career-profile/construction-manager
  • Jobs directly related to the qualification

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Websites

http://www.constructionmanagermagazine.com/

People/Organisations

Royal BAM Group, Bouygues Construction, Murray & Roberts, WBHO

Books

Construction planning, equipment & management by R. L. Peurifoy

Construction management Jumpstart: The Best First Step Toward a Career in Construction Management by Barbara J. Jackson

Bursary Opportunities

Department of Public Works, Department of Environmental Affairs, FNB Fund, City of Johannesburg, Hillary Construction Bursary, ILASA, Access Trust, Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality, GAST, Department of infrastructure Development, Bombela Civils Joint Venture Bursary, Murray & Roberts, Oasis, Standard Bank, WBHO, Eastern Cape Department of Public Works