Assistant Project Manager

Assistant Project Manager

Job Description

Terra Engineering & Construction Corporation has an opportunity for an Assistant Project Manager based out of Madison, WI. This position will provide project management support for all aspects of civil and foundation construction. This position will have some local and regional travel but based out of Madison, WI.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Understand the terms and scope of the construction contract.
  • Help coordinate subcontractor activities under supervision by the PM.
  • Track material, production, and project costs and provide documentation to PM.
  • Provide assistance with quality control and adherence to specifications.
  • Assist PM with correspondence and reporting to Owner and Fed/Local Agencies.
  • Maintain project schedule tracking for PM.
  • Attend construction related meetings to support project related functions.
  • Basic estimating, take‐offs, solicit quotes
  • Provide onsite administrative support activities
  • Promote safety – assist with the implementation of all applicable HSE programs, policies and procedures
  • Other duties as needed

Job Requirements

Project management experience in civil and foundations construction and/or a B.S in Construction Management, Civil or Mechanical Engineering with prior internship experience working for a contractor in a project engineering or related role is preferred.  Applicants must be able to handle multiple projects at one time, possess strong attention to detail, possess the ability to successfully negotiate terms and conditions, manage tight deadlines and demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication to collaborate with various levels of management. Computer software proficient specifically with estimating and job cost tracking software is preferred.  Experience with Primavera Software and Microsoft Office Suite is highly desired.

Terra Engineering & Construction Corporation is a civil construction company specializing in earth retention, drilling, deep foundations, dams, watercourse and marine work, landfill gas & petroleum pipeline installations, underground utilities, excavating & grading.  Terra also provides engineering/design build services for earth retention and deep foundation structures.

Terra offers a competitive total compensation package. Benefits include: Health, Dental, Life Insurance, Health and Day Care Savings Accounts, Vacation, 401K, Long and Short Term Disability and more.

Equal Opportunity Employer, Disabled/Veteran

Please send resume and cover letter to