Assistant Project Manager

Novi, Michigan Permanent USD75,000 - USD90,000 per year
  • Join a national multifamily general contractor and developer
  • Competitive salary and benefits package

About Our Client

One of Detroit's fastest growing companies is looking for a Commercial Construction Assistant Project Manager. This construction company has a track record for excellence resulting from a combination of wide-ranging experience, exceptional teamwork, and phenomenal growth. Their pipeline is significantly higher than anticipated for the next couple years. Additionally, our client places a strong emphasis on positive company culture and they want to grow their team with strong construction professionals.

  • Project Portfolio: commercial, hospitality, and retail, healthcare, light industrial
  • Family oriented culture
  • Solid leadership out of top general contractors
  • Hands off management approach
  • Great relationships with subcontractors
  • Strong pipeline of projects through 2022 leading into 2023

Job Description

The key responsibilities of a Commercial Construction Assistant Project Manager are:

  • Develop a thorough understanding of the entire scope of work, including plans, specifications, logistics, materials, equipment and other requirements.
  • Assist coordinating subcontractors and manage on-site production.
  • Help prepare and maintain a three-week look-ahead schedule for all activities on the job site; submit to Project Manager and/or Prime contractor weekly.
  • Facilitate company safety program (job site safety inspections, weekly safety meetings, etc.).
  • Maintain daily reports to submit to Project Manager and or Prime contractor daily.
  • Review and adhere to project schedule.
  • Maintain project photos of all phases and features of work.
  • Help maintain entire job site in neat and orderly manner.
  • Manage quality control by confirming that all equipment and material installed is what was submitted by subcontractor.

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

The successful candidate for this Commercial Construction Assistant Project Manager role has:

  • 2+ years of experience in Construction Project Management, ground up experience preferred
  • Working knowledge of skilled trades including carpentry, masonry, concrete work, site excavation and grading, plumbing, fire protection, HVAC, and electrical.
  • Working knowledge of construction technology and details. Candidate must be extremely proficient reviewing and understanding all construction documents including specifications and drawings
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients.

What's on Offer

What is offered for a Commercial Construction Assistant Project Manager is:

  • A competitive base salary between $80,000-90,000 (Depending on Experience)
  • Competitive bonus structure, project/profit based.
  • Medical insurance including dental and vision
  • Generous 401K structure
  • Company profit sharing
  • Robust career advancement opportunity
  • Strong training programs
  • PTO days
  • Company wide events
  • Company phone and laptop provided
  • DE&I Initiative
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