Careers

One of our core ideologies is to attract and retain the best people. Without them, we could not exist. We take great pride in making every effort to provide our employees with the best environment for success. We are always searching for new employees to join the IMEC group. If you are interested in joining a team of hardworking professionals dedicated to consistently delivering outstanding service to our customers and contributing to the financial success of IMEC, its clients, and its employees, please e-mail your resume to resumes@imecgroupllc.com.

Market Served – Current Careers

Construction Superintendent – Greenville, North Carolina

Job Summary

The Construction Superintendent coordinates all site construction activities and supervises all field personnel as required to successfully complete the project on schedule and within budget. This includes maintaining the highest quality, supervising all trade and field personnel, while administering good construction safety practices with all on-site activities. Maintains the job site office and closes out projects. Reports to Vice President of

Core Responsibilities

  • Coordinates and supervises all construction activities.
  • Directs all field personnel to achieve completion of the project on schedule, within budget, with quality
    workmanship that conforms to original plans and specifications.
  • Orders materials and schedules inspections as necessary throughout the process.
  • Understands the project plans, specifications and provides two-week schedules, daily reports and
    Requests for Information (RFI’s).
  • Assures the project is on schedule and all installation is correct based on the drawings and specifications.
  • Maintains positive relationships with customers, contractors, suppliers and other employees.
  • Prepares, schedules and supervises completion of a final punch list.
  • Promotes job site safety, encourages safe work practices and rectifies job site hazards immediately.
  • Ensures all company employees and contractors are adhering to the IMEC safety policy.
  • Maintains an organized job site, including the construction office.
  • Maintains construction schedule, identifies and solves problems.

Requirements

  • 3-5 years of successful experience as a superintendent.
  • Experienced in scheduling, ordering, field supervision, quality control and production of all phases of construction.
  • Experienced in managing multiple projects.
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints.
  • Ability to read and understand blue prints.

Construction Project Manager – Greenville, North Carolina

Job Summary

The Project Manager is to ensure that projects are planned, coordinated and completed in a timely, efficient, effective and profitable manner. The Project Manager will be held responsible for all aspects related to the project.

Core Responsibilities

  • Supervise the set-up, execution and close out of projects.
  • Develop/track project budgets to include all costs for labor, materials, and subcontractors.
  • Manage master schedules, project time lines and milestones.
  • Provide updates/formal weekly schedules for all current and prospective projects to owners/executive management.
  • Competitively procure materials, equipment and subcontracts. Perform a detailed review of the bids received to enable the buy out of the project at or below the amount(s) in the original estimate.
  • Write subcontracts, purchase orders and change orders in a timely manner so that they are executed and resources are available prior to their scheduled delivery.
  • Monitor and maintain the project schedule including interaction with subcontractors, material suppliers and other vendors.
  • Ensure pre-task planning for coordination, quality control, and safety is being properly done on the project.
  • Coordinate with Project Superintendent all RFI’s and ensure that all field RFI’s have been properly entered.
  • Identify, document and discuss with the Owner all Change Requests in a timely manner. Monitor pending Change Request Log to ensure that Change Requests are resolved.
  • Process Change Orders for all approved Change Requests. Ensure that all Change Requests have an execute change order prior to proceeding.
  • Adjust projections, project schedules and other change order requirements in a timely manner.
  • Monitor cost issues daily and adjust projections as required to ensure projected costs are an accurate account of final project costs.
  • Complete project close-out documentation and ensure that the punch list is completed in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree required in engineering, construction management, or related field. Graduate degree in engineering or business a plus.
  • 5 years of successful experience as a project manager.
  • Knowledge of the construction industry and familarity with construction methods and building codes.
  • Ability to read and interpret architectural plans and specifications.
  • Scheduling, purchasing, estimating, and management of personnel, vendors, and subcontractors.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to multi-task, work with minimal supervision, have strong attention to detail and excellent time management skills to ensure all established deadlines are achieved.
  • Candidates will be proficient with computers and must be familiar with Microsoft Outlook and Excel. Microsoft Project experience is a plus.
  • Experienced in scheduling, ordering, field supervision, quality control and production of all phases of construction.
  • Experienced in managing multiple projects.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.

Construction Project Manager – Baltimore, Maryland

Job Summary

The Project Manager is to ensure that projects are planned, coordinated and completed in a timely, efficient, effective and profitable manner. The Project Manager will be held responsible for all aspects related to the project.

Core Responsibilities

  • Supervise the set-up, execution and close out of projects.
  • Develop/track project budgets to include all costs for labor, materials, and subcontractors.
  • Manage master schedules, project time lines and milestones.
  • Provide updates/formal weekly schedules for all current and prospective projects to owners/executive management.
  • Competitively procure materials, equipment and subcontracts. Perform a detailed review of the bids received to enable the buy out of the project at or below the amount(s) in the original estimate.
  • Write subcontracts, purchase orders and change orders in a timely manner so that they are executed and resources are available prior to their scheduled delivery.
  • Monitor and maintain the project schedule including interaction with subcontractors, material suppliers and other vendors.
  • Ensure pre-task planning for coordination, quality control, and safety is being properly done on the project.
  • Coordinate with Project Superintendent all RFI’s and ensure that all field RFI’s have been properly entered.
  • Identify, document and discuss with the Owner all Change Requests in a timely manner. Monitor pending Change Request Log to ensure that Change Requests are resolved.
  • Process Change Orders for all approved Change Requests. Ensure that all Change Requests have an execute change order prior to proceeding.
  • Adjust projections, project schedules and other change order requirements in a timely manner.
  • Monitor cost issues daily and adjust projections as required to ensure projected costs are an accurate account of final project costs.
  • Complete project close-out documentation and ensure that the punch list is completed in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Requirements

  • Undergraduate degree required in engineering, construction management, or related field. Graduate degree in engineering or business a plus.
  • 5 years of successful experience as a project manager.
  • Knowledge of the construction industry and familiarity with construction methods and building codes.
  • Ability to read and interpret architectural plans and specifications.
  • Scheduling, purchasing, estimating, and management of personnel, vendors, and subcontractors.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to multi-task, work with minimal supervision, have strong attention to detail and excellent time management skills to ensure all established deadlines are achieved.
  • Candidates will be proficient with computers and must be familiar with Microsoft Outlook and Excel. Microsoft Project experience is a plus.
  • Experienced in scheduling, ordering, field supervision, quality control and production of all phases of construction.
  • Experienced in managing multiple projects.
  • Excellent problem solving skills.

Estimator – Baltimore/Washington DC, North Carolina, South Carolina

Job Summary

IMEC is seeking an Estimator with at least 5+ years of commercial construction experience for the Baltimore/Washington, North Carolina and South Carolina areas. We are looking for a flexible, detailed oriented team player with the ability to manage multiple tasks, produce quality work, and consistently meet deadlines.

As an Estimator, you will be managing multiple projects at any given time. Estimators will work primarily on hard bid and negotiated commercial projects within our core markets. Estimators will work closely with Architects, Engineers, Owners, and Subcontractors and are required to have the skills detailed below.

Core Responsibilities

  • Complete project close-out documentation and ensure that the punch list is completed in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Prepare detailed conceptual cost estimates and conceptual cost studies from schematic or feasibility documentation.
  • Prepare detailed estimate updates, as the design evolves, including preparing variance summaries between estimates.
  • Possess knowledge and understanding of unity costs and the factors that affect construction cost.
  • Prepare detailed instructions to bidders, trade specific clarifications and comprehensive bid packages.
  • Write and negotiate subcontracts.
  • Participate and often lead the preparation and presentation of cost/budget information to the customer/owner.
  • Actively participate in value engineering sessions with the project team and design team.
  • Develop business with new and existing customers.
  • Excellent listening skills and strong communication skills.

Requirements

  • Ability to identify and resolve complex issues.
  • Effective participation in team environment.
  • Experience being a member of a team involved in Request for Proposal Responses (RFP’s) and the formal presentation for a project.
  • Proficient computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite, estimating software (Timberline or similar), project management software (Prolog or similar), and scheduling software (Primavera or similar).
  • 5+ years of experience as a Construction Estimator, preferably within IMEC’s core market projects.
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus but not required.
  • A strong work ethic and a “can-do” attitude”.

Project Engineer – Baltimore/Washington DC

Job Summary

IMEC Group is seeking a Project Engineer with a minimum of at least 2+ years of commercial construction experience for our Baltimore/Washington region. The project engineer will be on commercial projects within our core markets which include Government, Defense, Corporate, Healthcare, Education, and Industrial.

We are looking for a flexible, detail-oriented team player with the ability to manage multiple tasks, produce quality work, and consistently meet deadlines. The project engineer will work closely with all members of the project team and will be responsible for the tasks detailed below.

Core Responsibilities

Contracts:
  • Working knowledge of subcontracts with trade contractors.
  • Prepare work scope and organize cost structure.
Scheduling:
  • Prepare, monitor and update master schedule.
  • Prepare rolling schedule.
  • Document impacts to each project.
Change Orders:
  • Identify and formalize changes in the project.
  • Distribute change documents to all affected parties.
  • Issue and expedite requests for quotations to subcontractors and vendors, and review quotes for fairness and accuracy.
  • Prepare estimates for IMEC’s change orders.
  • Prepare and submit accurate change requests in accordance with the owner’s requirements.
Weekly Construction Meetings:
  • Prepare agenda and documents for distribution to include schedules, logs and meeting minutes.
  • Follow through on all action items.
Safety:
  • Adhere to IMEC’s Health and Safety Plan to constantly maintain injury-free environments.
  • Assist superintendents and project managers with implementing & executing the projects.
  • Prioritize the duties of engineers, field office coordinators, project accountants and other assigned project staff to ensure all job duties and project requirements are fulfilled.
Financial Reports:
  • Assist project manager in keeping all cost and project details in the job costing system.
  • Prepare monthly progress reports by incorporating material purchases, costs to date and change orders

Requirements

  • Excellent listening skills and strong communication skills.
  • Ability to identify and resolve complex issues.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, project management software (Prolog or similar), and scheduling software (Primavera or similar).
  • 3+ years of experience as a project engineer, preferably within IMEC’s core market projects.
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or similar field.