Job ID: 2009 Job Title: Assistant Project Manager Location: Los Angeles, CA
Our client is a prominent National Real Estate Developer/Builder is looking to hire an Assistant Project Manager in Los Angeles, CA to join their team. The Assistant Project Manager role combines elements of a Project Engineer and incorporates people and cost management. Working closely with the Project Manager, you will ensure the timely, high-quality, and successful completion of projects on a daily basis. You may be responsible for a significant segment of a project and may oversee Engineers/Interns reporting to you. This position serves as a steppingstone for developing managerial and communication skills in employees.
Support the Project Manager in establishing the project chart of accounts, updating the CPM construction schedule, developing subcontracts and purchase orders, and producing a responsibility listing for the project staff.
Provide administrative support to the Project Superintendent and offer leadership and training to the project staff and engineers.
Track, review, and process Change Proposal Requests, Change Orders, Owner Payment Applications, and, if applicable, claims.
Monitor job costs, maintain accurate reports, and assist the Project Manager and Superintendent in preparing quantity reports, analyzing labor costs, and completing quarterly profit project records.
Assist in establishing, maintaining, and leading the on-site Total Quality Management process.
Manage the preparation and execution of the Project closeout process.
Implement all relevant safety and EEO/affirmative action programs.
Skills & Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or a related field is required.
3-7 years of construction experience on relevant projects.
Experience with Type 3/Type 5 Multifamily projects.
Advanced knowledge of construction principles and practices is necessary.
Experience in managing field staff and building relationships with owners.
Strong work ethic and a desire to work in a team environment.
Demonstrated track record of maintaining jobsite safety excellence.