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Jacobs Assistant Project Manager in Albany, New York

Assistant Project Manager

Description

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparing RFQs, RFPs, and IFBs.

  • Assisting mgmt of consultant selection process including setting up and facilitating meetings, interviews.

  • Preparing new contracts and supplementals.

  • Preparing procurement record.

  • Reviewing scope and analyze contract values.

  • Position may also include other functions such as reviewing and negotiating contract and supplement costs and administrative support.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science in an Engineering discipline, Construction Management, or Architecture required

  • 5 years of experience as a Construction Project Manager in a Construction organization required

  • 8 years of experience in a project related technical field required

  • Strong working knowledge of pre-design and pre-construction, building systems/components and technology, contract management, project delivery methods, team building and client relationship building required

  • Certified Construction Manager (CCM), Professional Engineer (PE) or Architect license/certification preferred

  • Strong working knowledge of construction concepts, expectations in the field, and the overall management of general contractors, delivering multiple projects at the same time.

Essential Functions:

Intermittent sitting, walking, standing, bending, squatting, climbing, kneeling, twisting, and lifting. Lifting requirements limited to 20 lbs. in the form of supplies, drawings, etc. Longest distance carried of 50 feet. Hand manipulation is required for simple grasping, pushing and pulling, and fine manipulation. Right and/or left hands utilized. Occasional need to reach and/or work above the shoulder, for supplies, as well as below the shoulder for same. No foot controls necessary. Must be alert to equipment in the field, there will be occasional travel, will work near construction job site equipment when in the field, occasional need to work near hazardous equipment and machinery, occasional need to walk on uneven ground, exposure to dust, gas or fumes, exposure to noise, extremes in temperature or humidity, and potential work at heights.

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

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Job Project Management

Primary Location United States-New York-Albany-US NY Albany

Job Type Experienced

Req ID: NOR0000RJ

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