Assistant Project Manager, Construction

Hire Date: Spring 2017

Job Description

Seeking an Assistant Construction Manager for a full-time position with an award-winning, integrated architecture, and construction firm. The ideal candidate will have strong problem-solving capabilities and impeccable communication skills, as well as 3 - 5 years of experience in project management support or related role. Candidate will have a solid understand of job scheduling, budgets, and products as well as a thorough knowledge of current residential construction practices.

Flexibility and professionalism are absolutely essential to success in this role. Daily routines will include support Construction Managers and the Director of Construction with project specific tasks, including permitting, subcontracts, meeting minutes, procurement, scheduling, and cost tracking against budgets. The role will require the ability to effectively communicate with staff, subcontractors, clients, and key project participants and developing expertise with the company's project management software. This position will offer the ability to work on some exceptional projects with a truly talented team of in-house builders, architects, designers, cabinetmakers, and more. 

This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and bonus structure, plus PTO health, and retirement benefit options.

Required Skills

  • Working knowledge of residential building systems, terminology, and processes
  • Ability to interpret plans and related construction documentation
  • Professional demeanor and Customer Service focus
  • Solid Problem Solving and the ability to work independently
  • Tech & Communication Savvy - comfortable with project management software (+ ability to learn new); proficient with Excel & Office Suite ( Microsoft Project, a plus)
  • Passion for fine design and craftsmanship
  • Flexibility to work in both office and field (ability to lift 50lbs), valid driver's license

Desired Skills

  • CSL MA desired, other trade service licensure a plus
  • Degree in construction management, architecture, engineering, or related field