Construction Assistant Project Manager - New Jersey

East Orange, New Jersey Permanent USD70,000 - USD90,000 per year
  • Stable project pipeline
  • Opportunity to grow with a well known General Contractor

About Our Client

My client is a forward thinking and progressive GC with an eye for top talent and a support structure that allows them to continually grow the business into a top-rated and top-performing company. They structure themselves for growth which allows increasing visibility and helps land them interesting work while still being less than two decades old. They are tech-savvy and are always looking to improve their operations.

They perform a diverse range of work from multifamily to commercial construction, and have dipped their toes into custom home building as well as restaurants. Plenty of room and space for a strong APM to grow their career and learn the ropes from some of the industry's best!

Job Description

The Assistant Project Manager will:

  • 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.
  • Establish, communicate, and implement the Project Schedule
  • Manage budget and financial reporting
  • 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 candidate will have the following:

  • 2-5+ years experience in Construction Project Management
  • Degree in Construction Management or related field strongly preferred
  • Proficient in project management/construction management software
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal

What's on Offer

The Assistant Project Manager will receive:

  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus structure
  • Cell phone and laptop
  • Paid time off/personal days/sick days
  • Excellent benefits - health, medical, vision, dental
  • 401k plan available
Justin Olson
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Project Manager
East Orange
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Justin Olson
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