Assistant Project Manager - Commercial

Bothell Permanent
  • Assistant Project Manager - Ground up, commercial, retail, restaurants, MF
  • Rapidly growing department for a well renowned commercial contractor

About Our Client

Our client has been completing landmark projects for satisfied clients for nearly four decades. Integrity is at the heart of our business practices - most of our work is negotiated and we often find ourselves with repeat clients, some of whom we have had for more than 25 years

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.


  • Delegate responsibilities effectively and maintain accountability across the project teams.

  • Evaluate the work of engineers and field managers assigned to the project and provide performance feedback and coaching to the project team.

  • Share expert-level knowledge of business processes and best practices with team members and mentor others in developing project management expertise.

  • Foster strong teamwork orientation and be a resource for valuing and promoting collaboration.

  • Staffing and Strategic Planning:

  • Participate in PM/Field Ops Status Meetings and report on current and upcoming staffing needs for office and field staff.

  • Review RFPs for staff availability and resource availability.

  • Provide input to the Project Decisions Group regarding R|MILLER's capacity to pursue projects and which teams and individuals are available.

  • Administer client contracts, and other job initiation paperwork

  • Responsible for field and project engineering, quality control, contract administration, shop drawing review, submittals, scheduling, and related support functions.

  • Change order management - administrating, pricing, submission and tracking.

  • Assist Project Superintendent and Project Manager in establishing the construction plan and engineering methods

The Successful Applicant

  • 5+ years of experience in construction working directly on a project providing expertise across a broad scope of work.

  • A Bachelor's degree in Construction or an Engineering discipline is a plus.

  • Candidates who have demonstrated independent work experience on commercial projects up to $30 million are preferred.

  • Demonstrated leadership, communication and interpersonal skills are a must.

  • Experience with Dexter & Chaney Spectrum v14 a plus

  • Proficiency in MS Office, Auto-CAD, REVIT, Sketch-Up and OnScreen Take-Off knowledge a plus

  • Other specialized experience or accreditation's preferred, e.g. MEP or LEED

  • Excellent written, verbal and other interpersonal communication skills - communication is a large part of what we do

  • A positive attitude and ability to work well with others - we like to have fun

  • Adaptable - you work well under pressure and adapt quickly to different situations / work environments

  • Willingness to learn and openness to new ideas.

  • Ability to multi-task and maintain a professional demeanor with distractions and interruptions

What's on Offer

  • Salary Compensation
  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Company Phone or Phone Allowance
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