A HBW Project Coordinator is responsible for supporting one to four Project Managers. The Project Coordinator works with the Project Manager to complete construction projects on schedule and within budget. Project Coordinators are responsible for handling multiple construction projects concurrently at any one time.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES
The HBW Project Coordinator is responsible for assisting in project planning by:
Collaborating with the Project Managers to ensure all needs of each project are welldefined.
Setting up and maintaining electronic and physical project files and project binders.
Ensuring all computer templates are accurate and complete.
Preparing contracts including Subcontract Agreements, AIA Owner Contracts, and Vendor Agreements.
Obtaining necessary job permits, bonds and insurance certificates.
Coordinating with the Superintendent to determine what standard items will be needed on the job site (i.e. job site posters, dumpsters, laborers, etc.).
Project Execution Assistance
The HBW Project Coordinator assists Project Managers in project execution by:
Acting as a liaison between the Project Manager, clients, architects, engineers and subcontractors.
Coordinating construction project documentation such as submittals, requests for information, contracts, and certificates of insurance.
Drafting proposed change orders, owner change orders, requests for information, purchase order agreements and updating corresponding logs.
Following up with subcontractors on submittals; maintaining submittals and logs.
Preparing Project Managers for progress meetings including assembling meeting packets; preparing and distributing meeting agendas and minutes.
Logging daily field reports.
Ensuring Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design (LEED) accreditation compliance by maintaining all LEED documents for submittal to LEED online.
The HBW Project Coordinator is responsible for assisting in the post-project wrap-up by:
Preparing the Operation and Maintenance Manual.
Preparing and coordinating any other documents necessary for job close-out.
Closing out bonds.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Excellent organization, communication and problem-solving skills with the ability to prioritize assignments.
Able to handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently and work under pressure to meet required deadlines.
Independent self-starter and good listener who can discern required steps to achieve goals without specific task direction.
Thrives in a friendly, fast-paced, team-oriented environment where accountability, work ethic and a "can do" attitude is a necessity.
Three to five years' administrative experience required, preferably in a construction environment.
Proficiency with MS Office Suite, Dropbox and data entry keyboarding skills with a high degree of accuracy.
LEED project experience preferred.
High school diploma required, college degree preferred.
HBW Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, or because he or she is a protected veteran.
About HBW Construction
HBW Construction is a full-service commercial construction firm serving the Washington, DC region since 1969. From large-scale transformations to immediate services work, HBW serves each client with a commitment to trust, partnership, and attention to detail. With an unmatched reputation for reliability and results, HBW creates leading-edge spaces that reflect the vision and values of the organizations that call them home.
We’re known for our attention to detail, and that extends to the people we hire. Everything we’ve built — from countless successful projects, to our exceptional reputation — comes down to the same secret sauce: our employees. The members of our team and the culture we’ve created are special, and it shows in the work we do.
Want to join us? We’d love to know more about you.