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Construction Assistant Project Manager

Company: MEDC: Tribal One
Location: Charleston
Posted on: May 24, 2023

Job Description:

Construction Assistant Project Manager

Tribal One Construction in North Charleston, SC is looking to hire a full-time Construction Assistant Project Manager to join our team. Are you looking to advance your career? Do you have experience as a construction assistant project manager? Would you like to work for a growing and innovative construction company that values its employees? If so, please read on!

This is a construction assistant project manager position with a small company managed by a cohesive team of professionals that is looking to increase our capability. This position earns a competitive wage of $80,000 - $90,000/annual, depending on experience. We provide outstanding benefits, including an annual incentive bonus program; auto and cell phone allowances; health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance programs; and a 401(k) plan with company match!


Tribal One Companies was formed in February of 2012 to provide our clients with comprehensive construction services. We provide these services to the U.S. Federal Government, State and local Governments, businesses, organizations, and Tribal entities. Tribal One executes a wide array of projects including vertical and horizontal construction projects, and through integrity, hard work and innovation; we continue to exceed the expectations of our clients on every project we take on.

We are proud to say our employees are some of the best in the industry and work hard to create partnerships with our clients and partners built on mutual trust. Through open and honest communication, our team never fails to safely deliver projects on schedule and within budget. Our top priority is taking care of our people. We provide a positive work environment and are dedicated to helping our employees develop the skills needed to help build successful careers.


As a Construction Assistant Project Manager at Tribal One, you will routinely be challenged with new experiences and opportunities. We are in search of leaders that are responsible for assisting in all aspects of the planning, coordination, execution, and supervision of design-bid-build and design-build projects from start-up to close-out. You will assist in overseeing all aspects of construction projects including communications with owners, subcontractors, architects, designers, suppliers and project personnel concerning project costs, staffing and scheduling for the company's projects. Exemplary safety attitude and leadership skills are essential to success in this position. The Construction Assistant Project Manager assures that Tribal One is represented professionally and effectively by providing outstanding communication and service.

As an Assistant Project Manager, you will assist in leading our project execution teams. You may assist in managing large, small and/or multiple projects and will assist the company's primary point of contact with contracting officers, end customers and vendors. Periodic travel to job sites to check quality, contract compliance and meetings with the customer may be required. You will assist in the participation of proposal creation and estimating to determine timeframe, budget, schedule and procedures that will be used to accomplish the project, staffing requirements and resources in all phases of construction. Other important activities include, but are not limited to, assisting in the establishing work and staffing plans for each phase of a project in coordination with the project Superintendent; assist in the coordination and execution of all documents required to obtain a project's permits; assist in executing and logging all change order requests and change order forms; assist in executing and logging subcontractor purchase orders/change orders; assist in coordinating and recording submittals; assist in preparing, revising and distributing CPM schedules; assist in coordinating and executing all documents required for proper close-out at project's completion; and assist in ensuring timely RFI requests and responses.

The Construction Assistant Project Manager will assist in direction and coordination of project personnel activities; assist in directing, reviewing and supervising the actions of the Project Engineer(s) when assigned; assist in conferring with project personnel to provide assistance in technical advice and resolve any problems; assist in identifying scope changes and schedule changes with proper documentation and assist in coordinating reimbursement through the change order process; assist in reviewing daily logs and taking appropriate actions; assist in preparing project reports for management, clients and others; assist Superintendents in identifying and correcting any unsafe working conditions; and ensure quality assurance of all trades and workmanship on the project, as well as assisting in documenting quality control issues involving subcontractors and trades necessary to maintain quality compliance with the plans and specifications.


  • Ability to obtain a Security Clearance and a U.S. Gov't Common Access Card
  • US citizenship
  • Valid driver's license
  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, construction management or another related field
  • Minimum of two (2) years of previous experience as a general contractor project manager working on U.S. Federal Government projects
  • Experience in managing multiple projects and employees in multiple locations nationwide
  • Experience in implementing Quality Control Plans that align to government Quality Assurance Surveillance Plans and Performance Measures
  • Required training in OSHA 30 and EM 385-1-1
  • Experience with value engineering design, estimating and proposals
  • Understanding Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and agency specific regulations, including Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations (DFAR)
    Are you attentive to detail, want to work hard and be rewarded for it? Do you have excellent verbal and written communication skills? Can you balance multiple tasks while adapting to an evolving market? Do you have excellent presentation skills, with an ability to design and develop high quality deliverables? Are you self-confident, reliable and responsible? Do you have superb problem-solving abilities and excellent verbal/written communication skills? If yes, you might just be perfect for this construction assistant project manager position!


    If you feel that you would be right for this Construction Assistant Project Manager job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!

    Location: 29405

Keywords: MEDC: Tribal One, Charleston , Construction Assistant Project Manager, Professions , Charleston, South Carolina

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