Construction Project Engineer / Assistant Project Manager

From Project Concept, Budgeting, Scheduling, Design, Procurement, Warehousing, Construction, to Project Turnover and Closeout, Yonkers Industries’ Program Management services provides the support, procedures, control systems, and experience to effectively integrate with the Project Team. Our core philosophy combined with our skills to anticipate problems and proactively implement solutions, enables us to successfully manage and execute all critical control points and key aspects on construction projects of varying size.

Construction Project Engineer / Assistant Project Manager:

The Construction Project Engineer / Assistant Project Manager will assist the Project Leadership team and is responsible for assisting with the oversite of the planning and implementation of an entire project through budgeting, the selection of vendor & suppliers and planning the project turnover. The Project Engineer / Assistant Project Manager will work closely with heads of other departments to achieve productivity goals and contribute to the company’s overall success. The Construction Project Engineer / Assistant Project Manager will ensure that all assigned tasks are completed on a regular basis and that all company rules and regulations are followed. The Construction Project Engineer / Assistant Project Manager will have the authority to run projects on a day-to-day basis and delegate tasks as appropriate. Duties of the Construction Project Engineer / Assistant Project Manager include setting deadlines, providing feedback, and communicating with project leadership and clients about the status of their project.

This role will direct General Aviation Building Construction activities. Aviation experience is not required. Some General Contractor experience would be beneficial. Some travel will be required.

Responsibilities of the Construction Project Engineer / Assistant Project Manager include:

  • Assist with the development and implementation of project management programs which contain the details of a project.
  • Establish realistic goals and implement action plans for achieving set objectives.
  • Guide and direct project team members to ensure compliance with set standards, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Evaluate the progress of a project to detect limitations or faults to seek solutions to a more efficient process.
  • Develop internal communication strategies useful in ensuring communication between various departments of an organization.
  • Use specialized tools and techniques to delegate and ensure even distribution of tasks to project team members.
  • Motivate team members to meet project goals by effectively carrying out their responsibilities.
  • Assist with the selection and oversite of vendors / subcontractors.
  • Assist with the management of every aspect of a project, including its planning, communication, risk assessment, and resources.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum one (1) years of construction management experience.
  • Experience with Microsoft Project, P6 and/or ProCore preferred.
  • Estimating and take-off experience.
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word.
  • Superior time management skills.
  • Good communication and client relationship skills.
  • Ability to work autonomously while providing routine updates to senior company management.

EEO Statement:

Yonkers Industries does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, ethnicity, citizenship, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, status as a Vietnam Era, special disabled, recently separated or other protected veteran.

Yonkers Industries also complies with all applicable state, federal and local laws, regulations, and ordinances prohibiting discrimination in places where Yonkers Industries operates.