Bernward Mechanical is a leading provider of HVAC Construction and Service, and Distech building automation services for commercial and federal facilities across Maryland, DC and Northern Virginia. As a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Company (Very Veteran Friendly!) with over 80 employees, our team of experts install, maintain, and design Building Automation and HVAC systems designed to help facility managers control building environments and operating costs. We are actively seeking Assistant Project Managers to join our growing company and engineering team. As an Assistant PM, you will help us strengthen our existing customer relationships and execute our projects in the Maryland, DC and Northern Virginia Markets.

We are looking for a Assistant Project Manager who will organize a wide range of construction projects from start to finish. Your duties will include ensuring that all projects are delivered on time according to requirements and without exceeding budget. Training will be provided, and there is a pathway to growth within the company!

Assistant Project Manager responsibilities are:

  • Directly assist our team of seasoned Project Managers with all administrative tasks to include:

    • Work together with engineers, architects etc. to determine the specifications of the project

    • Define needed resources, such as manpower, equipment and materials, from start to finish with attention to budgetary limitations

    • Set terms with external vendors to reach profitable agreements

    • Get permits and licenses from appropriate authorities

    • Develop plans for all construction operations and schedule intermediate phases to ensure deadlines will be met

    • Prepare equipment and material and monitor stocks to timely handle inadequacies

    • Project submittals and schedules

    • Issuing purchase orders

    • Analyze progress and submit detailed reports

Assistant Project Manager requirements are:

  • Experience with construction procedures and material and project management principles

  • Strong organizational and time-management skills

  • Good practical experience with MS Office and construction or project management software

  • Strong communication skills

  • Good team player and leadership skills