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Today, we've collected ten fantastic job openings in the construction industry--which, together, prove that there's more to the world of building stuff than big trucks and guys in hardhats (although there's that too). Click through to explore today's listings, and good luck!
1. Industrial Hygiene Trainer
Average salary: $84,000
Description: Cardno ATC is seeking a Trainer Instructor to work in our New York, NY office.
Essential job functions include, but are not limited to: Teach New York State Department of Health approved Asbestos Classes, EPA Lead Paint Classes, New York State Department of Labor Right-to-Know Classes and OSHA Compliance Courses.
2. Installation Superintendent
Average salary: $64,000
Description: Person responsible for plans, directs, and coordinates activities of designated construction projects to ensure site safety, project quality, and expected profitability is achieved within targeted time frame. Essential Functions: Responsible for the daily coordination of new equipment installation. Enforce KONE Zero Tolerance safety policy at all work sites. Accurately forecast the installation hours and cost for each project throughout installation. Follow processes as outlined in the KONE BPE tool and other KONE installation documentation. Work with general contractors and other trades to ensure project goals are met.
3. Structural Inspector
Average salary: $48,000
Description: DeSimone Consulting Engineers is seeking a Structural Inspector for our New York office. Work will require independent problem solving, decision making and the implementation of standard inspector procedures.
4. Project Accountant
Median salary: $52,000
Description: My client, a national design and construction firm, is looking to hire a Project Accountant in their Manhattan office. This is an excellent opportunity for a strong, analytical accountant with industry experience to take the next step in their career with a stable and growing company. The role handles a wide variety of responsibilities within the department and has impressive growth potential and a competitive compensation package. Responisbilities will include, but not be limited to: Monthly financial reporting, preparing and reviewing group ETCs, proactively identifying potential ETC issues, accurately preparing monthly WIP, working with Group Finance Manager to determine and review Prospective Job write offs, preparing monthly revenue projections.
5. Environmental Technician
Average salary: $33,000
Description: Cardno ATC is currently seeking a full time Environmental Technician in our New York office. Essential Job Functions include but are not limited to: Perform project monitoring and air sampling, air sampling and inspections during asbestos and lead abatement, perform asbestos, lead, indoor air quality investigations and risk assessments, all other environmental related duties as needed.
6. Property Condition Assessor
Average salary: $51,000
Description: Cardno ATC is seeking a full time Property Condition Assessor to work in our New York, NY office. Essential job functions include, but are not limited to: Inspection of building to determine their condition and need for repair, cost estimating, report writing, client relations.
7. Heavy Duty Equipment Mechanic
Base pay: 28 - 32.00 CAD/hr
Description: Our client has over 50 years experience delivering high level heavy equipment service, sales, and repair throughout the northern plains region of midwest United States of America. They are currently growing in 3 locations and require experienced and qualified heavy equipment mechanics with a demonstrated track record of successful repairs on wide variety of equipment including: dozers, excavators, loaders, pavers, graders, underground equipment, and on-road trucks.
8. Alarm Installer - Technician (Home Security)
Average install pay: $150-200
Description: As our aggressive Alarm Installer-Technician with a background in home security, you must have a professional appearance and demeanor, as well as a passion for achieving your financial goals and success. Experience with General Electric alarm panels (XT and XTI Wireless system) is required. However, we are willing to train the right candidate.
9. Fire and Water Damage Supervisor
Base pay: $45,000 - $70,000
Description: Fire and Water Damage Supervisor / Leader with at least 2 years of experience in the property damage restoration business. The ideal candidate must be IICRC certified and properly trained in all aspects of fire, water, and smoke remediation. Mold mitigation experience is a plus. We are looking for a confident leader to supervise our fire and water damage cleanup crews on an emergency schedule. Customer service skills are required due to heavy interaction with our clients.
10. Architectural Plan Reviewer
Average salary: $82,784
Description: The position involves the review of plans, specifications, and related construction documents, and the writing of a descriptive report. The work involves a variety of project types and building sizes. The reviewer will determine each project’s: Quality of design and appropriateness of materials, general compliance with national and/or state building codes, adequacy of the proposed construction schedules, status of the state of completion of the drawings, specifications, certifications, and permits.
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