Plumbing Assistant Project Manager

Location San Jose
Discipline: Project Manager
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

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Job ref: 6229
Published: 10 months ago

Plumbing Assistant Project Manager – San Jose, CA

Company Overview

We are a leading engineering and construction firm specializing in commercial plumbing solutions. Headquartered in San Jose, CA, we focus on delivering high-quality plumbing systems for complex projects, including hospitals, schools, airports, and data centers. We seek a Plumbing Assistant Project Manager to join our dynamic team and contribute to our growing success.

Location: San Jose, CA - Local candidates are strongly preferred, or candidates should be willing to relocate to the San Jose area permanently.

Key Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering (BSME) or Bachelor's in Construction Management from an accredited institution.
  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in commercial plumbing project management.
  • Experience with specialized projects, including but not limited to hospitals, schools, airports, and data centers.
  • A stable work history indicating reliability and professional growth.
  • Proficiency in construction management software such as Bluebeam and MS Project.

Core Responsibilities

  • Assist the Project Manager in overseeing commercial plumbing projects from initiation through completion.
  • Participate in preconstruction activities, including estimating, scheduling, and planning.
  • Coordinate with architects, engineers, subcontractors, and internal teams to ensure smooth project execution.
  • Maintain and update project schedules using software tools like MS Project.
  • Review and analyze construction documents using Bluebeam, ensuring they comply with project specifications and quality standards.
  • Assist in procurement by vetting suppliers and subcontractors and help manage ordering materials and equipment.
  • Track project milestones and deliverables, informing the Project Manager of any deviations or issues.
  • Prepare and present regular project updates and reports to senior management and other stakeholders.
  • Ensure all activities and operations are performed in compliance with local, state, and federal regulations.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Solid understanding of commercial plumbing systems, technologies, and best practices.
  • Strong analytical skills for effective problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication abilities for clear and compelling correspondence and presentations.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and projects concurrently, focusing on quality and deadlines.