Assistant Project Manager

PCL Construction Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 2 months ago

My Career. My Company. My Legacy.

At PCL, you are more than just an employee. You could be part of a team that works hard, plays hard, and makes a difference in your community. PCL offers competitive compensation packages, and a chance to be an owner in our 100-percent employee-owned company. We not only reward you financially, but give you challenging assignments and a supportive work environment which promotes personal and professional growth.

Whether you are looking for a corporate or construction career, exciting opportunities are waiting for you. Our people have helped us stand out as a leading general contracting organization, which is why we are always looking for new talent-individuals who can bring innovative solutions and thinking to every project.

We are seeking an experienced Assistant Project Manager for our Special Projects Division in our Seattle District office located in Bellevue, Washington.


This position provides overall administrative direction for one medium or several smaller projects and assumes responsibility for the overall project performance including costs, schedule, quality and project status. This position involves subcontract negotiations, liaison with owners, engineers and subtrades and management of the technical and financial aspects of the contract.

  • Maintain excellent relationships with owner, architect, consultants, subcontractors and public

  • Liaise with authorities and regulatory agencies

  • Establish project reporting procedures

  • Develop and monitor the project schedule and budget

  • Establish construction plans and engineering methods

  • Negotiate issues of subcontracts and major purchase orders

  • Understand and enforce contractual responsibilities, contract documents and provide dispute resolution

  • Handle all change orders, including negotiating, processing and assessing cost and schedule impacts

  • Prepare/verify and monitor progress billings to owner and from subcontractors

  • Review productivity planning

  • Provide performance status reports regarding cost forecasts, schedule and safety

  • Supervise, mentor, coach and train project employees

  • Ensure project profitability

  • Engage in all facets of project close-out


  • A Bachelor's degree in Building Science, Construction Management, or an Engineering discipline is required.

  • Minimum five (5) years of progressive project responsibility in the construction industry on commercial construction projects in the range of $500K - $10MM

  • The successful candidate will have exceptional written and verbal communication skills, as well as organizational and interpersonal skills. Computer literate with working knowledge of Microsoft Office software (including Outlook, Word, and Excel) and other construction industry related software for scheduling and document management.

  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

  • PCL will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g.H1-B, etc.) for this position.

  • Employment with PCL is contingent upon passing a substance abuse test

The PCL family of companies are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for, and we aspire to be the most respected builder, renowned for excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value.

Let us help you build your Legacy today.

PCL is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability

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