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The Vertex Companies Project Manager, Owner's Project Management - Public/Private Projects in Weymouth, Massachusetts

The Vertex Companies, Inc. (VERTEX) is an employee-owned AEC firm that offers forensic, engineering, construction and environmental solutions. We have approximately 500 employees occupying 25+ offices throughout North America. We care about our clients AND our employees so we operate with a constant sense of urgency and always look to add-value. This strategy has allowed us to grow with our clients over the past 24 years at a rate of 30% per year. We have been able to maintain exceptional quality through this constant growth cycle because of our lifetime of learning program which keeps us ahead of the curve in a constantly evolving economy. Bottom line…we deliver.

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The Vertex Companies, Inc. is looking for a talented, entrepreneurial professional who welcomes variety. The candidate will enjoy the challenge of working on multiple projects and working with junior and senior staff, as well as gaining valuable, real-world experience. More specific details are described below.

Project Manager

Core Responsibilities

  • Effective management of select assignments within the region; meeting budget and delivery timeframes; ensuring client satisfaction.

  • Ensuring that assignments are executed with technical proficiency, accuracy, and professionalism.

  • Review and interpret construction drawings, specifications, and contract documents.

  • Monitor and assess construction performance and record construction activities to ensure compliance with construction documents.

  • Conduct constructability reviews.

  • Assist with preparation of detailed reports auditing construction projects.

  • Assist in project schedule creation, management and analysis.

  • Inspect properties and buildings.

  • Review and interpret building code.

  • Assist with quantity takeoffs and cost estimating.

  • Assist with file setup and filing.

  • Make employee safety a priority both in-house and on-site, in accordance with corporate policy.

  • Participation in interviews with prospective clients.

  • Represent VERTEX to clients in a professional manner.

Position Requirements

  • Travel and/or field work may be required.

  • Able to communicate effectively (written and verbal) with co-workers, clients, and contractors.

  • Able to work with minimal oversight, but take direction effectively from managers.

  • Able to meet deadlines, both internally and externally driven.

  • Other project duties as assigned by senior staff.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architecture, or Construction Management preferred.

  • EIT certification preferred.


  • 5-7 years of construction experience.

  • Owner’s Project Management work with public and private construction projects required.

  • Candidates should be familiar with interpreting construction drawings, specifications, contracts, estimating and take-offs, and as-built drawings.

  • Work in a consultant setting. Track your time and monitor activities against a budget.

  • Experience with client interview preparation a plus.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Must be able to perform complex tasks and handle multiple priorities, and have the ability to perform exceptionally under high stress conditions.

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.

  • Efficient, well-organized and positive attitude when approached with challenges and realities of construction management and consulting.

  • Requires excellent technology, computer, and document management proficiencies.

  • Proficiency or working knowledge of Primavera Contract Management a plus.

  • Proficiency or working knowledge of Primavera P6 or Microsoft Project a plus.

  • Proficiency or working knowledge of CAD a plus.

  • Estimating skills are a plus.


  • OSHA-10 or -30 certification preferred, but not required.

    Physical Requirements

  • Walk job sites during inspections, sometimes on uneven terrain.

  • Carry construction tools and equipment (up to 30 pounds) onto job sites.

  • Travel and/or field work may be required

ID: 2020-1514

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Street: 400 Libbey Parkway