JOB DESCRIPTION COMMERCIAL CONSTRUCTION ASSISTANT PROJECT MANAGER An Assistant Project Manager (APM) obtains, evaluates, coordinates and distributes the information and authorizations necessary to construct projects on time, within budget and to the quality specified. The APM is responsible to protect and promote the interest of both the business and client in all matters as well as demonstrate the personal characteristics of a beginner-level leader. While learning paths, growth and promotional opportunity vary, most team members are APMs for two to six years. RESPONSIBILITIES * Maintain adherence to HITT s standards of safety * Ensure that required documentation is filed * Assist in creating and managing project budget for all assigned projects * Develop pre-construction RFP package * Assist in conducting project meetings, setting milestones and formulating monthly owner report * Establish job processes (RFIs, submittals, and pay applications) including approving pay applications and negotiating subcontract change orders * Update project schedule; ensure project quality control and establish overall project logistics * Assist in managing the closeout process * Collaborate with the project superintendent and site operations team throughout the life of the project QUALIFICATIONS * High school diploma required, four-year degree from an accredited university within the construction, engineering, or business concentrations strongly preferred * 2-5 years experience in commercial construction, including experience with a commercial general contractor * Previous experience on commercial job sites strongly preferred * Passion for construction and our industry; ability to recognize and seek quality * Ability to master sector/project-specific software systems including but not limited to: Microsoft Office suite (ex. Project, Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, etc.), ProCore, Adobe, BlueBeam, JD Edwards * Must demonstrate a strong ability to: * Communicate clearly, concisely, and professionally, with a strong focus on audience appropriate business writing and verbal skills * Create and maintain relationships with colleagues, clients, subcontractors, and vendors * Exhibit respectfulness by being punctual, engaged/focused, and respectful of others HITT Contracting Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. Employer's Job# J3N8GR6Z5GDXBDBGVPX Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.