Field Construction Assistant

Vienna, VA 22182 | Temp/Contract to Direct

Post Date: 06/08/2018 Job ID: real_street-1860 Industry: Construction General Pay Rate: 19.23-20.19
Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected management executives for the construction industry to contractors working on commercial and government projects.  As the leading firm in the country which specializes entirely in senior level construction employment, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading companies enabling us access to the top companies throughout the continental U.S. 

We currently have a great assignment for a Field Construction Assistant with one of our top clients.  As a Field Construction Assistant, you will be supporting our client, a well-respected general contractor in the Washington, DC area.

Job Responsibilities

The primary responsibility of the Field Construction Assistant will be to provide core support to the internal and jobsite staff.  Crucial task aspects of the position include customer service, document control assistance and general administrative duties, and shall:

  • Prepare professional correspondence to ensure smooth operation of project
  • Provide essential phone and email support
  • Manage and update job-related spreadsheets on a daily basis
  • Support the project team with document control
  • Preparing plans and specifications for pickups and shipments
  • Correspond on routine inquiries with subcontractors and venders throughout the duration of the project
  • Support the team with creating memos, handling paperwork for subcontractors and communicating with internal and jobsite staff
Job Requirements

Specific qualifications for the Field Construction Assistant role include

  • 1+ year of administrative experience in the A/E/C industry is preferred
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite with experience in both MS Word and Excel
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal 
  • Ability to take direction and multi-task
  • Position will be based out of a construction trailer in Washington, DC
  • Ability to commute to jobsite daily
  • Basic understanding of project management software platforms


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Health, dental, vision and prescription coverage
  • Life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • 401(k) with generous company match

Build a better construction career with RealStreet and contact us today!



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