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Assistant Project Manager - Construction Services in Richardson, TX at BetterJobs

Date Posted: 2/13/2019

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Job Description

SMR Construction, Inc. (SMR) is an award-winning full-service general contractor, based in DFW, TX. SMR is dedicated to providing excellent turnkey solutions to our client s general construction, commercial, and industrial building needs in both the private and government sector.

We currently seek an Assistant Project Manager to join our team. This position is responsible for providing overall management, direction, completion and financial outcome of a construction project under the direct supervision of a Senior Project Manager.

SMR offers employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Year-end bonuses
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
  • Vehicle & Gas allowances
  • Vacation Time
  • Federal Holidays
  • Additional company closures

Job Description:

  • Ability to execute Pre-Construction, Planning, and Budgeting Phase; Including building and updating construction schedules.
  • Review and assist Project Manager with Owner Contracts, Subcontracts, Purchase Orders and Change Orders
  • Assist in completing and managing all RFIs, and scheduling
  • Maintain logs and supervise RFIs, daily reports and submittals
  • Prepare and maintain monthly Project Status Reports
  • Assist Project Manager in preparing data for the monthly invoices
  • Oversee day to day project operations with Project Superintendent
  • Review and Approval of Subcontractor Draws
  • Oversee Project Operations with Superintendent over Day to Day Operations
  • Ability to Resolve Project and Contract Issues with Clients and Subcontractors
  • Assist the Project Manager and manage the Project Close-out Process
  • Produce Warranty Management Plans, Operation & Maintenance Manuals, As-Built Packages, etc.
  • Assist Lead Estimators in bidding projects


  • Bachelor s degree in Engineering Sciences, Architecture or Construction Management
  • Minimum 2 years of proven work experience in Construction Management
  • Experience in Commercial/Government projects of $1-5M (Ground up, Renovations, Additions)
  • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office, Primavera 6, and MS Project software
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to learn to read, understand and interpret contract documents, drawings, specifications, scopes of work and project schedule
  • General knowledge of Construction Principles/Practices required
  • Experienced dealing with subcontracts, subcontractors and/or self-perform work
  • Job cost estimating skills are a plus

Principals only. Recruiters, please do not contact us on this opening with unsolicited services or offers.

Candidates must fill out an application to be considered. Please do not call in to inquire about openings, you will be informed upon submission of application only.