Careers

Assistant Project Manager

Greater Boston Area • Field Operations

Overview

W.T. Rich Company has been providing construction services in eastern Massachusetts for over 50 years. We have grown from a small family business to a mid-sized construction firm that provides exemplary service to our clients while still maintaining that close “family feel." Our employees are an intricate part of the firm’s outstanding track record and admirable reputation among owners, architects, engineers and subcontractors.

Responsibilities

We are seeking Assistant Project Managers to support Project Managers in building and delivering exceptional services catered to our clients’ specific goals and concerns. Are you passionate about joining a team of professionals who put the client first to deliver a great end product? At W.T. Rich, we will provide you with specialized training and development tools that support you to be your best at running projects, collaborating with clients, and developing professionally.

In this role, you will assist the Project Manager with:

  • Collaborating and working with clients, owners, subcontractors and W.T. Rich staff
  • Project set up, project execution, project closeout, financial management, and relationship management
  • Managing the construction administration process from pre-construction through close-out, including reviewing and tracking contracts; pricing; purchase orders; change orders; shop drawings; submittals; and Requests for Information (RFI), all using Procore
  • Submitting building permits and following up on relevant issues
  • Coordinating meetings
  • Capturing and distributing weekly meeting minutes
  • Write descriptions of work for purchase orders and subcontractor Scope of Work sheets
  • Assist Project Manager with other duties that develop

Qualifications

Experience/Education:

  • BS degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Architecture or other relative degrees 
  • MS degree in related fields is a plus
  • 0-5 years of experience in construction management with a commercial general contractor / construction manager 
  • Experience with Procore, MS Office Suites, Revit, AutoCAD or other project management software a plus 
  • Experience managing small projects or as part of a project team on larger, more complex projects

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills and attention to detail – required  
  • Basic computer skills and competency – required  
  • OSHA-10 Certification – required  
  • OSHA-30 training – a plus, but not required
  • Massachusetts Construction Supervisor License – a plus, but not required
  • Massachusetts public construction industry experience – a plus, but not required
  • LEED AP or Green Associate – a plus, but not required

If you are an innovative collaborator and truly enjoy working in a fast-paced team environment, W.T. Rich will provide long-term career opportunities for the right candidates. Please upload your resume and cover letter to Careers@wtrich.com.

 

 

Equal Opportunity Employer

W.T. Rich Company has on staff a diverse and representative set of employees from a wide range of backgrounds, nationalities, and lifestyles. We have an outstanding track record for fulfilling minority business enterprise, women business enterprise, and workforce participation requirements for public projects in which these goals are established. In addition, we frequently complete projects with significant MBE, WBE and DBE participation where no goals or requirements are established.