Assistant Project Manager

Wednesday, February 17th, 2021

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Department: Project Management

Job Status: Full Time

FLSA Status: Exempt

Reports To: Assistant Project Manager

Grade/Level: n/a

Amount Of Travel Required: Site To Site

Job Type: Regular

Positions Supervised: None

Work Schedule: Full Time Schedule


The Assistant Project Manager reports to and is responsible for assisting the Project Manager and/or Senior Project Manager with the daily management, supervision, coordination, and successful completion of the project(s) to meet time and cost objectives with respect to contracting,scheduling, estimating, bidding, and contract administration functions.


Reasonable Accommodations Statement

To accomplish this job successfully, and individual must be able to perform, with or without reasonable accommodation, each essential function satisfactorily.

Essential Functions Statement(s)

  1. Assist the Superintendent and Project Manager with the overall plan for construction of the project.
  2. Assist in the development of cost estimates of assigned projects.
  3. Issues subcontractor job kits after approved by the Project Manager and Superintendent.
  4. Assist with preparing the job start-up and close-out checklists.
  5. Prepare the detailed project construction progress schedule in coordination with Project Manager, Forman, Subcontractor, and Procurement.
  6. Update the schedule on as needed and in accordance with Project Manager.
  7. Prepare the Contract Schedule of Values for approval by the Project Manager.
  8. Prepare, expedite, and monitor logs for tracking shop drawings, contract documents, submittals, request for information, change orders, material delivery logs and other logs as determined necessary for a successful project.
  9. With the Project Manager, Technicians and Procurement monitor and expedite the delivery of materials.
  10. Assist the Project Manager to ensure that the project is constructed in accordance with the contract requirements and specifications and with the required quality.
  11. Assist the Project Manager in the development of the monthly job status report.
  12. Possess working knowledge of all project plans, specifications, contract with Owner, subcontracts, purchase orders, daily correspondence, shop drawings, submittals, and all other project related documents, and maintain a complete and accurate set of as-builts.
  13. Keep the Project Manager fully informed in a timely fashion with regard to any and all problem areas on the project.
  14. Maintain good relationships with the owner, architect, engineers, subcontractors, suppliers, municipal authorities and company personnel involved with the project.
  15. Actively participate and/or lead post-bid, buyout, coordination, lead team, subcontractor, staffing, scheduling and other meetings.
  16. Prepare meeting minutes as directed by Project Manager.
  17. Maintain and track project closeout activities.


Competency Statement(s)

  • Accountability- Ability to accept responsibility and account for his/her actions.
  • Accuracy- Ability to perform work accurately and thoroughly.
  • Analytical Skills- Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem.
  • Ambition- The drive to achieve personal advancement.
  • Communication, Oral- Ability to communicate effectively with others using the spoken word.
  • Conceptual Thinking- Ability to think in terms of abstract ideas.
  • Decision Making- Ability to make critical decisions while following company procedures.
  • Motivation- Ability to inspire oneself and others to reach a goal and/or perform to the best of their ability.
  • Responsible- Ability to be held accountable or answerable for one’s conduct.
  • Strategic Planning- Ability to develop a vision for the future and create a culture in which the long-range goals can be achieved.


Experience: Fire alarm license (preferred but not required), security license (preferred but not required), ability to read prints, experience with fire alarm, security, sound, tel/data, and fiber optic cabling.

Computer Skills: PC-based scheduling and spreadsheet applications including Project, Excel and Word.

Other Requirements:

1. Demonstrate the ability to perform in areas: scheduling, field supervision, financial reporting, client relationship, interpersonal skills, computer skills, safety, ability to communicate; both written and oral.

2. Ability to read/interpret blueprints and specifications.

3. Obtain and keep current OSHA 30.