Assistant Project Manager - North Jersey Construction

Union, New Jersey Permanent USD70,000 - USD95,000 per year
  • Opportunity for growth within a growing GC
  • Stable project pipeline of general construction projects

About Our Client

My client is a growing general contractor local to North Jersey. They focus on doing commercial interiors projects for a variety of clients. They are an incredibly innovative firm that has a strong pipeline of projects. As they grow, they are looking for an additional person to join their team.

Job Description

The Assistant Project Manager - North Jersey Construction will:

  • Be responsible for assisting all activities related to the construction projects including: procurement, submittals, creating and maintaining scheduling to ensure an on-time completion, and to work within the budget parameters.
  • The position will report to the project manager on site.
  • Manage and develop assigned staff toward maximum job performance.
  • Build and maintain rapport with architects, subcontractors, and vendors.
  • Understand and administer contract and subcontract agreements.
  • Interpret and analyze reports to ensure adherence to project budget
  • Manage the Quality Assurance/Quality Control program.
  • Provide leadership in risk evaluation, contract negotiations, and fee and pricing decisions

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.

The Successful Applicant

A successful Assistant Project Manager - North Jersey Construction will have the following:

  • 2-5 years of related construction experience - commercial construction is preferred
  • Degree in Construction Management or related field strongly preferred
  • Proficient in project management/construction management software
  • Effective communication skills to motivate your team.
  • The fortitude to juggle competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Competency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

What's on Offer

The Assistant Project Manager - North Jersey Construction will receive:

  • Competitive base salary $75-95K depending upon experience
  • Paid time off/personal days/sick days
  • Company sponsored benefits
  • 401K plan available
Frances Sudakin
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