The Weitz Company of today descends from a small carpentry shop founded in Des Moines, Iowa in 1855. Its client-focused culture offers expertise in private and public projects, as well as specialized sectors such as alternative energy and military construction. The Company's clients and partners receive value through sustainable design and construction, Integrated Project Delivery, lean construction and Virtual Design and Construction. Weitz is employee owned and ranks as one of the top 50 largest general building contractors in the United States.
The Weitz Company is looking for an experienced Assistant Project Manager to be located out of St. Louis, MO.
The Assistant Project Manager is responsible for assisting the Project Manager in profitably managing all administrative and field construction activities related to assigned projects. The Assistant Project Manager typically reports to the Construction Manager or to a Project Manager, depending on job assignment and supervises Project Engineers and Project Coordinators assigned to project(s). An Assistant Project Manager may be assigned overall responsibility for a small, less complex project.
Individual will have good project management, negotiation, communication, time management, attention to detail, leadership, judgment, client relations, tact, conflict resolution, problem-solving, personal initiative, and decision making skills.
To perform the job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each previously stated duty satisfactorily. Therequirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and ability necessary to succeed as an Assistant Project Manager:
Education: A high school diploma is required. Industry related college degree is preferred.
Experience: Three years of project construction experience.
For more information and to apply please visit our careers page at www.weitz.com . When applying please send specific project experience and detailed information on how you meet the stated requirements.
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The Weitz Company is an EEO/AA employer
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