POSITION TITLE:           Assistant Project Manager (Construction-High-end residential)
REPORTING TO:             President
LOCATION:                 San Rafael, CA 94901
OUR CLIENT:              Plath and Company, General Contractors

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Website: http://www.plathco.com/

Plath & Company General Contractors has been building, renovating and preserving iconic San Francisco Bay Area homes and commercial buildings since 1976. A LEED Platinum Builder and industry leader in historic preservation and restoration, we’re experts in all aspects of construction, and fluent in modern, traditional and sustainable designs.  Plath & Company is proud to be a LEED Platinum Builder. 2015 is on plan to be the company’s best year ever.

We are a profitable and growing company, with a strong backlog of projects, and we are hiring!

Plath has a solid client reputation and a strong record of profit and of treating employees well. The company did not lay off one superintendent during the recent recession. The company has a culture of excellence; mentoring employees to provide professional growth and development is a longstanding tradition. We commit to the success of our employees. Your projects will be luxury homes, working with skilled crafts and trades people. We work hard, have fun and are passionate about what we do.

Plath & Company seeks to fill an Assistant Project Manager position to assist the Project Manager in overseeing multiple projects from inception to completion.

Please feel free to forward this description to anyone you feel might be interested in the positions.

The description is listed online:   http://lockeandkey.com/jobs/JobOpenings/job_opening_135.php

This is a permanent, salaried, full time position with benefits.

The Assistant Project Manager (APM) will assist the Project Manager in overseeing multiple projects from inception to completion.

TRAINING will be provided, and you will be involved in helping with the following, and more…
Project planning
Project budgeting, job costing
Construction contracts
Construction documents
Use of Timberline database
Deal with Drawings/layouts/plans
Change orders
Schedules/ tracking timelines
Coordinate with superintendents, trades, architects, engineers, vendors, etc.
Cost containment
Material deliveries
Safety/risk issues

Minimum of three years of increasingly responsible post-graduate professional working experience.
Any work experience or exposure  or classes related to the following is a plus: Construction, project management, architecture, craft or trade work (such as furniture building), etc.
Use of some type of customer and/or accounting database. Plath uses Timberline (now Sage). You can research it here:

Must have excellent, natural organizational skills.
Excellent/advanced Excel skills.
Strong skills with Microsoft Word, and all parts of Outlook.
Excellent command of the English language.

Organized. Methodical. Attention to detail.
Excellent interpersonal skills and working with a team.
Excellent communication skills.
Professional at all times. Nice, friendly demeanor. Even temperament. Rational.
Interested in continuous improvement, learning and being mentored.
Interest in professional career growth.
Process oriented. Multi-tasker.

Bachelor’s degree is a mandatory requirement. Construction, Architecture, Business, or related classes or majors are a plus.

Competitive compensation, health benefits, 401k, transportation allowance, vacation and bonus program.

To be considered for this opportunity, please email your resume and cover letter with “Plath Assistant Project Manager ” in the subject line.

Feel free to include a project list/portfolio.
Please do not contact Plath directly.
Local candidates ONLY.
Resumes with a valid email address and a cover letter will receive a notification of receipt.

Thank you!
Lisa K. Locke
Locke and KEY Recruiting, Hiring and Consulting Services

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