Assistant Project Manager

Location: Chantilly, Virginia

An Assistant Project Manager is responsible for establishing, tracking, managing project schedules, ensuring that critical path requirements are achieved and is responsible for various other functions including, but not limited to:

  • Work with Superintendent/Operation’s Manager to determine equipment & crew needs
  • Assemble job cost codes for projects and regularly update
  • Prepare, review and return submittals for items to be manufactured or provided
  • Coordinate subcontractors and material deliveries on major items
  • Review and approve subcontractor / supplier estimates & invoices
  • Negotiate, close and coordinate all Extra Work Orders and COR’s for changes in project scope
  • Monitor production, resource utilization and overall job cost versus estimated cost to maintain profit margin on projects
  • Prepare monthly job cost/profit projections


  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required and Associates or Bachelor’s degree in related field is preferred
  • At least 5 years’ experience working primarily in the management of large commercial construction projects
  • Must have strong organizational skills in order to handle the variety of tasks assigned
  • Must develop positive working relationships with owners and project engineers as well as local government offices
  • Demonstrated ability to manage budget, schedule, people, and quality of work at multiple construction sites
  • Must be competent to performing complete and accurate project take offs and estimates

Along with a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive and rich benefits package. Interested candidates should submit their resume along with salary history and requirements.

Independence Excavating, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Interested applicants can contact us and submit their resume online.

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