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Assistant Project Manager for Construction (APM)

Wildlife Conservation Society Wildlife Conservation Society Employer:
Brooklyn, NY, USLocation:
Sun, Oct 29 '17Posted on:

WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY 
POSITION DESCRIPTION
EXHIBITION AND GRAPHIC ARTS DEPARTMENT

Title: ASSISTANT PROJECT MANAGER, CONSTRUCTION Reports to: PROJECT MANAGER, CONSTRUCTION

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES: 
•Serves as a facilitator of information between and among Construction Managers, General Contractors, WCS Construction Department, WCS project stakeholders, EGAD, the design team, and outside professional consultants. 
•Works with facility Operations staff on site logistics, utility shutdowns and construction items that affect facility operations. 
•Has competent working knowledge of construction and shop drawings, specifications, schedules, submittals, change order requests and other construction administration documents. 
•Maintains daily logs of manpower and construction activities as required by the project. 
•Assists in preparing monthly reports which include: ongoing construction activities, project issues, status of schedule, etc. as required by the project. 
•Participates in coordination meetings and maintains project minutes and other documentation as required by the project; facilitates key project decisions between construction team and Ownership. 
•Tracks project budget to confirm status and to determine conformance with funding. 
•Assists in producing other reports and presentations as required by the project.
•Assists in coordination of change order documentation and of requests for information (RFIs).
•Assists in researching materials and other building components as required to support questions or proposed changes during construction.

QUALIFICATIONS and SKILLS:

•Bachelor’s degree, at a minimum, in engineering, architecture, construction management, or a closely related field.
•Minimum of 2-4 years professional experience in design and construction or related field of engineering and architecture. 
•Highly organized, self-motivated, and able to react to changing and sometimes challenging situations in a professional and calm manner.
•AutoCAD experience preferred. 
•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications. 
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
•Design experience preferred; graphic visualization skills a plus.
•Driver’s license required.

EOE/ AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled

 

To apply, please create an account on our website: https://www.wcs.org/about-us/careers


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