Faithful+Gould is a leading project management consultancy protecting and maximizing our clients’ interests in the planning and delivery of projects. Operating at the forefront of our industry for more than 60 years, we provide a blend of services to the public and private sectors. We are dedicated to providing innovative solutions by combining professional knowledge and skills with our diverse employees to deliver
to every project.
We pride ourselves on collaborating with client teams and developing long-term relationships, while striving to optimize our clients’ project planning, delivery and operations, regardless of the size, environment or industry. Time and again, we are complimented on our depth of resources and expertise across multiple geographic markets coupled with the ability to provide the personal service of a local firm. Our expert and unique approach is focused on enhancing the value of each project with our services to clients in the automotive, aviation and transport, commercial property, education, energy, food and beverage, government and defense, health care, infrastructure and pharmaceutical industries. Headquartered in New York, Faithful+Gould employs more than 500 professionals in offices throughout North America, and we are a member of the Atkins group of companies, one of the world’s leading engineering and design consulting firms.
Faithful+Gould is seeking candidates for a Technical Administrator/Assistant Project Manager role for a client project site about 15 miles west of Houston. In this role, you will support the Project Manager in the delivery of all project management services.
This is an entry level role for a candidate with a degree in Construction Management or similar field and about 4 years of construction administration experience in the property construction field. This is a great opportunity for someone to join our team of veteran Construction Consultants and gain valuable industry experience.
Some typical duties and responsibilities of this position include:
Supports the Project Manager in creating and administering project execution plans and revisions as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements.
Supports the Project Manager on day-to-day operational aspects of the project and scope including project monitoring and controls during the project lifecycle.
Ensures that all project-related documents are appropriately filed, record logs kept up to date and are made accessible to project teams.
Collects and analyzes key project data on a weekly basis and coordinates with the Project Manager on the required reporting thereof.
Assists the Project Manager with regular reporting on project status.
Attends project meetings, produces and circulates agendas and meeting minutes.
Assists in maintaining client and project team satisfaction on project.
Assists the Project Manager in tracking and updating the project budget.
Supports the Project Manager in monitoring and addressing project billing issues and anomalies, both internal and external.
Reviews invoices received from project consultants before passing to Project Manager.
We are seeking candidates with the following skills and qualifications:
Possesses 1 – 5 years of project management related work experience.
Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Quantity Surveying or a related Engineering field. An industry relevant degree is preferred but equivalent experience in lieu of a degree is acceptable.
Articulate, clear and analytical approach to problem solving.
Good decision making abilities.
Good communication skills.
Possesses general understanding in the areas of Project Management, Building Design & Construction, Critical Path Method (CPM) Scheduling, Building Cost Modeling and Risk Analysis.
Generally understands and utilizes Information Technology in the performance of their work including Internet, Intranet, Microsoft Windows OS, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office Suite, and Microsoft
Pursues awareness of new and emerging technologies and the potential application on client engagements.
Faithful+Gould - 20 months ago