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Viridiant is currently hiring for the following positions. Viridiant is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Associate Project Manager

Overview

Viridiant is a growing, non-profit environmental organization that works to advance sustainable, affordable, and energy efficient construction, seeking applicants for an Associate Project Manager. The Associate Project Manager provides hands-on project assistance to Technical Advisors, Project Managers, Director of Residential Operations, and Technical Director during design and in the field throughout construction. This role is part of a cross functional, collaborative construction project team. Projects range from 6 months to 24 months with a majority located in Virginia. This non-supervisory position has the potential to grow with continuing education/ certification and successful work performance. The Associate Project Manager reports to the Director of Residential Operations who reports to the Executive Director.

Viridiant offers an energetic and friendly work environment with the opportunity to have a positive impact on the building industry and environment. For over ten years, the organization has been contributing to the community with a budget of approximately $1.6M and a fulltime staff of 12, as well as 15 independent field contractors. This is a unique opportunity to be part of cutting edge, high performance buildings and technologies!

Summary of Primary Job Responsibilities and Duties
  • Determine project scope and develop contracts.
  • Perform takeoffs from architectural plans.
  • Review construction documents and perform energy model projections.
  • Coordinate and support Design Review facilitation.
  • Support field staff/Technical Advisors.
  • Maintain and track project documents.
  • Manage administration and delivery of certification programs including Utility Allowances and Final Certification.
  • Participate in contract management. Includes tracking and approving Technical Advisor inspection expenses.
  • Perform project quality assurance/quality control.
  • Perform additional responsibilities related to the success of the organization.
Key Qualifications, Skills and Abilities
  • Some college: Bachelor’s degree in engineering or construction management preferred.
  • Minimum 1 – 3 years in the construction industry; Any combination of education and experience that demonstrates the knowledge and ability to perform the work.
  • Proficiency reading architectural, mechanical, electrical, and plumbing plans.
  • Experience in architectural and energy modeling & analysis (software) preferred.
  • RESNET RFI or HERS Certification preferred.
  • Knowledge of residential energy-efficient construction and green building practices preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Enthusiastic about educating builders on Viridiant’s services and encouraging builder participation in programs.
  • Skilled with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook, as well as experience with CRM software (e.g., Salesforce.com) or related area; able to readily learn new software programs.
  • Ability to manage and prioritize deadlines.
  • Excellent task management and organizational skills.
  • Valid Virginia driver’s license; DMV record in good standing.
  • Typical days and hours of work are Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 5 pm.

Competitive compensation package including base starting salary $40,000-$50,000 depending upon experience and extensive benefits!

To be considered for this immediate opening, please send your resume and cover letter to shantane.tho@viridiant.org. This position will remain open until filled.

EOE.  Viridiant reserves the right to alter, change, modify and/or terminate this job posting at any time without notice, or obligation, to any party.