Employment Opportunities

Construction Manager
Position: Non-Exempt
Department: Planning & Development Department
Contact Email: jobs@cambridge-housing.org
Date Posted: 1/28/2019
Posting Expires: 3/20/2019
Position Description:

The Cambridge Housing Authority seeks qualified applicants for the above position within the Planning and Development Department of the Agency. Reporting directly to the Director of Planning and Development, or his/her designee this position is responsible for the evaluation, administration, and enforcement of construction contracts for a significant portion of CHA’s modernization and development programs. Responsibilities include technical review, technical planning, public bidding, as well as the negotiation and processing of change orders. This position creates and publishes a significant volume of documentation, reports, and Board recommendations. The Construction Manager will supervise members of the construction and planning staff, when necessary. Solid communication skills are required, as this position regularly meets with contractors, consultants, and residents in order to resolve outstanding issues/problems

Position Qualifications:

Preferred candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree, coupled with (5) five years of demonstrable, large-scale ($2 to $25 million range or larger), construction management experience Prior supervisory experience and considerable knowledge of Massachusetts building codes, Federal, State and local bidding procedures would be considered a plus.

Application Procedure:

Please send cover letter and resume to: Cambridge Housing Authority

                                                               362 Green Street, 3rd Floor

                                                               Cambridge, MA 02139              

                                                      Attn: Human Resources Department


Electronic submissions may be made to: jobs@cambridge-housing.org

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About Cha:

We offer an excellent benefits package including health insurance, dental insurance and MBTA TPass discount.

It is the policy of the Cambridge Housing Authority to give preference in employment to Section 3- eligible individuals. The Cambridge Housing Authority is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. Minorities, handicapped and others are encouraged to apply.

TDD 1-800-545-1833, x 112 (telecommunications devices for the deaf)

Job Type:

Full Time