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Associate Construction Project Manager

Job Title: Associate Construction Project Manager

Employment Status: Full-time, Exempt

Department: Design & Construction

Reports To: Vice President, Design & Construction

Salary: $65,000 - $75,000


The Brooklyn Navy Yard Development Corporation (BNYDC) is the not-for-profit corporation that serves as the real estate developer and property manager of the Yard on behalf of its owner, The City of New York (the “City”).  BNYDC constantly strives to provide an environment in which businesses and careers can take root and grow.

The Associate Project Manager is responsible for supporting a diverse set of construction projects in the Yard’s $300M ten-year capital budget.

Areas of Responsibility
  • Support senior management during the planning and implementation of new projects
  • Direct project management items including planning, budget and scope development, vendor procurement, design and/or construction management, and project closeout
  • Assist with procurements, including preparation of Request for Proposals/Request for Bids and contract documents, coordination of the evaluation process, and strategy implementation for more efficient solicitations
  • Support management of architects, engineers, construction managers, general contractors, sub-contractors and tenants
  • Maintain project cost, schedule controls, and related documentation
  • Review and coordinate processing of vendor invoices and change orders
  • With the Finance Department, track data and report on progress for capital projects
  • Work with Leasing & Property Management teams to coordinate proposed work, ensuring clear communication and minimizing tenant conflicts
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned
Required Skills and Abilities
  • Strong background in project and construction management
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office tools
  • Ability to communicate effectively with internal teams and externally with City & Federal agencies, contractors, and tenants
  • Ability to proactively manage projects against tight timelines
  • Detail-oriented and strong problem solving skills
  • Commitment to teamwork and an integrated approach to project delivery
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD and construction management software preferred
  • Knowledge of NYC Construction Codes and permitting process preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or similar degree in a related field from an accredited institution
  • 2-4 years of experience in planning, managing, and coordinating construction projects
  • Valid Driver’s License preferred

BNYDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including actual or perceived sex, gender, gender identity, self-image, appearance, behavior or expression) sexual orientation, genetic trait, actual or perceived status of a victim of domestic violence, or a victim of sex offenses or stalking, unemployment status, age, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, marital or domestic partnership status, military status, handicap, disability, or any other legally protected classification.


BNYDC is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package for eligible employees. Some of the highlights include:

  • Employer-funded pension plan, with annual contributions up to 14% of your salary
  • Full medical, dental, and vision coverage options
  • Annual HRA (health reimbursement arrangement) of $6,000 to cover out-of-pocket medical expenses
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Employer-funded Basic Life/AD&D coverage
  • 12 weeks paid parental leave
  • Teledoc & TotalCare EAP memberships
  • Transit/Commuter & Let’s Ride NYC (Citi Bike) benefits
  • Discounted pet insurance through MetLife
  • 4 weeks of PTO, paid sick leave, and Summer Fridays!
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