Employment Opportunities

Senior Contract Administrator - Construction
Department: General
Contact Name: Human Resources
Contact Email: jobs@cambridge-housing.org
Date Posted: 4/5/2019
Posting Expires: 4/19/2019
Position Description:

This position provides support for all major and minor renovations performed by the Cambridge Housing Authority (“CHA” or “Authority”) through the awarding of contracts to private development and construction firms. Incumbent will be responsible for the administration of the contracts entered into, and ensuring that work performed is of the quality provided in the work specifications. The Sr. Contract Administrator supervises other consultants, tradesmen, contractors and engineers as assigned to the renovation project.

Position Qualifications:

Preferred candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree, coupled with (5) five or more years of demonstrable, large-scale ($10 + million range) 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 Please reference position title in subject line. Resume and cover letter must be an attachment and not included in body of email. 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)


$96,000 to $103,000

About Cha:

The Agency offers a competitive benefits program including health insurance through the Group Insurance Commission, FSA’s, Blue Cross Blue Shield dental insurance, the State Retirement System, additional voluntary benefits, and MBTA Corporate T-Pass Program.

Job Type:

Full Time