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Assistant Project Manager

Central and South Jersey

ConstructionRegular Full-Time


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Since its founding in 1992, Edgewood Properties has established itself as a leading real estate development and property management company. With corporate headquarters in New Jersey, the company is on a course of growth leading to activities across the nation. Given ongoing construction and development plans, our current apartment portfolio of 5,000 plus units is expected to double in the next couple of years and rise to over 10,000 units in the next five years. Given our rapid portfolio growth, coupled with ownership's desire to develop and hold rather than sell, the timing is ideal for qualified candidates to come on-board.

We're currently seeking an Assistant Project Manager 

Candidates will exhibit leadership qualities with the ability to direct, motivate and supervise personnel to achieve maximum productivity.

Self-starters with attention to detail and strong follow through; ability to establish priorities and manage multiple tasks simultaneously with innovative problem-solving and decision-making abilities with emphasis on quality control and subcontractor management.


Assistant Construction Project Manager Responsibilities:

  • Budgeting a Project (New/Renovation/Fit-up)
  • Review Design Development and provide Value Engineering ideas
  • Bidding
  • Writing scope of work for each trade
  • Vendor qualification analysis
  • Prepare Bidding list
  • Bid Analysis prepared for award
  • Project Start-up and organizing weekly sub meeting
  • Organizing/Presenting weekly Tool Box Safety talks, two week look ahead schedule for subs and trade partner
  • Scheduling 
  • Writing scheduling
  • Updating schedule as needed
  • Tracking changes to schedule and documenting delay
  • Monthly schedule update to senior management
  • 30 day look ahead
  • Duration Consent forms
  • Procurement and tracking long lead items
  • Document control
  • Permit
  • Submittals and shop drawing review and tracking
  • Request for Information
  • Drawing Log
  • Meeting Minutes
  • Correspondence
  • Expense reports
  • Contract review
  • Overseeing Field Staff
  • Punchlist
  • Project Closeout
  • Time Sheets
  • Field staff


Education Desired:

  • Degree in Construction Management or Engineering preferred, but not required

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ years prior construction project management experience
  • Degree in Construction Management or Engineering preferred, but not required
  • Experience in ALL phases; Pre-Construction, Construction and Post-Construction
  • Experience managing multiple projects/fast track projects simultaneously
  • Experience managing ground-up, multi-family, mixed-use and tenant fit-outs
  • Experience managing specialty retail projects
  • Experience developing and maintaining project budgets, schedules and tracking
  • Excellent capability with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project
  • Ability to communicate effectively, advanced organizational skills and attention to detail

Physical Attributes:

  • Occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, climb or crawl
  • Lift 10 pounds
  • Extensive computer use and reading fromdocuments and computer
  • Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to focus
  • Willingness and ability to travel, work extended hours as needed


For immediate consideration, please apply online at www.edgewoodproperties.com/careers.

In return, we offer competitive compensation, along with comprehensive benefits, including medical and dental and vision benefits, life insurance, a 401(k) with company match and a corporate team environment with opportunity of advancement. Also includes on-site company fitness gym, discounts on housing and home appliances.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.