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As a growing construction project management firm, we seek driven professionals with project management experience. In nearly all cases, construction industry exposure is a plus as we work with general contractors, developers, and government entities on large development projects. We also employ hands-on professionals for on-site construction labor.

Full-time employees enjoy generous benefits, paid time off, and family leave. Flexible work arrangements are available for many positions.

Open Positions

Construction Project Manager/Cost Estimator

Marietta, GA

Project Manager

Marietta, GA

Superintendent

Marietta, GA

Safety Coordinator

Marietta, GA

Chief of Staff

Marietta, GA

Controller

MARIETTA, GA

Construction Salesman

Marietta, GA

Construction Project Manager/Cost Estimator

Marietta, GA

ESSAYON Progress Management is looking to add a Construction Project Manager / Cost Estimator to our growing roster of top talent.  We are a dynamic small construction and professional services company, leading the industry leader in quality, professionalism and innovation. In this role, you will be the face of our company, serving the needs of our clients on site. If you have a passion for construction, leading projects/programs and continuous professional/personal growth, then you are the person we are seeking.

Position Description:

The Estimator provides the skills necessary to prepare accurate and complete construction budgets and estimates for projects ranging from commercial and industrial facility renovation to site work to new construction. Required skills include a thorough knowledge of construction methods and materials as well as strong ability to interpret plans and specifications. The Estimator also has experience with preparing conceptual estimates as well as detailed estimates, the ability to manage deadlines, and the knowledge to offer value engineering / cost saving suggestions when appropriate.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Organizing inspection program for industrial, office and hangar facilities for fire protection code violations
  • Managing construction projects related to industrial, office and hangar facilities
  • Developing conceptual cost plans from minimal design information utilizing an analytical process
  • Develop construction cost estimates over various phases of a project in its life cycle.
  • Prepare accurate quantity takeoffs and materials pricing.
  • Review and understand bid documents and assess project risks.
  • Review project implementation logistics and project schedule as related to the basis of estimate.
  • Evaluate construction methods for cost-effectiveness and offer value engineering suggestions to the team when appropriate
  • Successfully manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously while still meeting deadlines

Expectations:

  • Ability to communicate on a professional level
  • Ability to pass a comprehensive background test
  • Willing to accept all assigned work
  • Willing to be flexible with work hours to meet deadlines
  • Maintain a positive, can-do attitude
  • Be a team player and work with all other departments
  • Meet or beat all scheduled deadlines
  • Communicate effectively with project team
  • Treat others with respect, courtesy and professionalism
  • Strong desire to learn or expand upon new methods and software.
  • Accountability, reputation and credibility are key

Education And/Or Experience Prerequisites:

  • A minimum of 5 years of project management experience
  • A minimum of 2 years of construction cost estimating experience
  • B.S. degree in engineering or other construction related field
  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) desired
  • Computer skills with experience with estimating software

Location:

Marietta, GA (Suburb of Atlanta, GA)
We are receptive to talent outside of Atlanta and Georgia, but we do not pay for a major relocation. We will assist. Please do not apply if you do not live in the US.

Compensation:

Essayon PM’s reputation for integrity, creativity, quality, and results is the basis of our renowned status in our industry. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience and an outstanding Employee Benefits Package:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision plans,
  • Long and Short-term Disability
  • Vacation, sick days and holidays
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Project Manager

Marietta, GA

Job Description:

ESSAYON Progress Management is looking to add a Construction Project Manager to our growing roster of top talent. We are a dynamic small construction and professional services company, leading the industry leader in quality, professionalism, and innovation. In this role, you'll directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction workers. Plan and administer construction projects from start to finish. If you have a passion for construction, leading projects/programs, and continuous professional/personal growth, then you are the person we are seeking.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Develop a project business plan with Superintendent and the project team.
  • Develop, plan, and update overall project schedule
  • Serve as the main point of contact for general contractors concerning; RFI's, Submittals, & Change orders
  • Work with Pre-Construction and Superintendent to identify and implement all contract deliverables and reporting requirements
  • Set up change order log and cost tracking for the project
  • Responsible for project startup, scheduling, and coordination meetings
  • Issue and administer subcontracts and purchase orders for the project
  • Lead responsibility for project quality control plan implementation and compliance
  • Prioritize, review, and expedite submittals & RFI's
  • Expedite material deliveries according to project schedule requirements
  • Utilize their understanding of quantity updating and work with Superintendents to maintain accurate labor forecasts
  • Develop and administer subcontractor and purchase order change orders
  • Review projections, labor reports, and schedules on a monthly basis
  • Review and approve material/equipment invoices according to a project budget
  • Prepare payment requests and monitor collections
  • Enter and update information in PASKR (job status reports, projections, change orders, and RFI's)
  • Manage and oversee job close-out documentation and procedures (closeout documents, final job report, and final accounting)

Preferred Skills:

  • Able to perform Assistant Project Manager duties proficiently
  • Experience managing construction
  • Strong oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Technical writing skills
  • Conflict resolution skills
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Willingness to travel and/or relocate, as both maybe required

Education And/Or Experience Prerequisites:

  • Bachelor's degree in construction, engineering, or related field
  • 4-8 years of construction experience

Tools and Technology:

  • Working knowledge of construction software
  • Basic understanding of financial accounting systems

Physical Requirements:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms.
  • This position requires the ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.
  • This position requires long hours of standing and walking.

Location:

Marietta, GA (Suburb of Atlanta, GA)
We are receptive to talent outside of Atlanta and Georgia, but we do not pay for a major relocation. We will assist. Please do not apply if you do not live in the US.

Compensation:

Essayon PM's reputation for integrity, creativity, quality, and results is the basis of our renowned status in our industry. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience and an outstanding Employee Benefits Package:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision plans,
  • Long and Short-term Disability
  • Vacation, sick days and holidays
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Superintendent

Marietta, GA

Job Description:

We are looking for only the best. To provide on-site coordination for all phases of wood framing construction, including coordinating subcontractors, material and equipment, ensuring that specifications are being strictly followed, and work is proceeding on schedule and within budget. Superintendent shall be responsible for scheduling, inspections, quality control, and job site safety.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Advocates safety as number one priority on the jobsite and enforces compliance with company and general contractor's safety plan.
  • Process-driven follow all EPM process and systems for completing wood frame projects
  • Assist with planning how the job will be framed,
  • Work alongside Estimating and Project Management to supervise, direct, and coordinate management projects, to ensure efficiently and orderly performance of the job
  • Create and implement detailed schedules and production plans within budget with safety goals in mind
  • Assist Project Manager in the preparation of project scheduling meetings
  • Responsible for daily reports, JSA's, progress reports, compliance reports, and logs
  • Oversees the review of plans and drawings in accordance with contract documents and the coordination of shop drawings
  • Procures tools and materials needed for the project to ensure availability according to the work schedule
  • Determines staffing levels and timing considering building methodology as well as the availability of tools and equipment for each phase of the project
  • Prepares and oversees payroll per accounting policies and procedures
  • Works with supervisory personnel to improve construction methods and resolve construction issues
  • Ensures construction schedules are adhered to by determining appropriate staffing levels and material and tool procurement
  • Supervises and coordinates subcontractors to monitor their compliance with subcontract terms
  • Follows and enforces company policies and procedures
  • Oversees regulatory inspection and Codes

Preferred Skills:

  • Able to Layout (or Pop lines)
  • Basic framing skills: Walls, truss and deck, sheathing, punch
  • Current knowledge and ability to apply relevantly local, state, and federal rules and regulations, including OSHA
  • Ability to communicate information to management, general contractors, and subcontractors both verbally and in writing and to present information to top management, owners, subcontractors, and other outside entities
  • Basic math skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Professional attitude and appearance
  • People management skills
  • Leadership and management skills
  • Willingness to travel and/or relocate preferred


Education And/Or Experience Prerequisites:

  • High school diploma or G.E.D.
  • Bachelors degree in a construction-related field preferred
  • Minimum of 3-6 years of relevant construction experience
  • Valid driver's license

Tools and Technology:

  • Ability to read and interpret architectural and engineering drawings, financial reports, and legal documents
  • Knowledgeable in construction software: Plan Grid or Procore
  • Need to show proficiency in construction software

Physical Requirements:

  • Works a significant portion of the day outside on construction site
  • Must be able to stand for long periods and work at height·
  • Must be able to work in all types of weather (including exposure to extremes of hot and cold) and in all kinds of work environments
  • Able to lift/move up to 70 pounds
  • Able to stand; crawl; climb ladders & stairs; balance; stoop and kneel; etc (physical activities associated with construction sites
  • Use of hands to finger, handle or feel objects, tools or controls

Location:

Marietta, GA (Suburb of Atlanta, GA)
We are receptive to talent outside of Atlanta and Georgia, but we do not pay for a major relocation. We will assist. Please do not apply if you do not live in the US.

Compensation:

Essayon PM's reputation for integrity, creativity, quality, and results is the basis of our renowned status in our industry. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications and experience and an outstanding Employee Benefits Package:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision plans,
  • Long and Short-term Disability
  • Vacation, sick days and holidays
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Safety Coordinator

Marietta, GA

ESSAYON Progress Management is a fast-growing dynamic wood-framing construction company who is looking to hire a highly skilled Safety Coordinator who can work in a fast-paced environment. If you are excited to be a part of a winning team, then Essayon PM is a great place to grow your career. You will be glad you applied.

As a Safety Coordinator you will ensure all employees at Essayon PM complete their work in a safe manner and have great communication and critical thinking skills. The Safety Coordinator set safety standards for the workplace based on legal requirements and train employees to help them understand these rules and have a great understanding of how the machinery and other equipment operates. The Safety Coordinator will also monitor working conditions and resolve any safety issues that may arise.

Job Duties:

· Prior experience in construction, manufacturing and/or safety.

· Working knowledge OSHA requirements and reporting.

· Willingness to travel throughout the various site locations.

· Experience in OSHA reporting a plus.

· PPE Program (continual evaluation of program effectiveness, the supply of PPE items, PPE policies enforcement, new-hire, and annual PPE training, etc.)

· Create and implement safety plans while ensuring that they are being followed daily.

· Conduct safety observation reports on a regular basis, depending on the length of the project.

· Attend safety walks and inspections before or during each project to analyze safety risks.

· Educate employees on safety standards and expectations as well as safe machinery operation.

· Provide recommendations for improving safety in the workplace.

· Investigate accidents that occur onsite and identify possible causes of the accident.

· Maintain documentation of the company's safety procedures, accidents and related events.

· Act as a liaison between management and external safety agencies, such as fire and insurance personnel.

· Fall protection (coordinate various, certification and training).

· Electrical Safety, Machine Guarding, Hazard Communication, First Aid, and more.

Qualifications:

A Bachelor's degree in health and safety or a related field may be preferred. Registration as a Certified Safety Professional or similar form of licensure as a safety officer (2 years). Applicant must have a valid driver's license. Experience with PowerPoint, Excel and auditor safety software. Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including public speaking and presentation. Applicants must know federal, state and city safety requirements, including OSHA and the ability to manage multiple projects and priorities at the same time while meeting deadlines, as well as interpersonal skills, with the ability to establish effective professional relationships with employees and project managers. The applicant must also have an understanding on how to read blueprints and other construction plans preferred in some fields.

Leadership skills, such as the ability to motivate a team and provide feedback.

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Chief of Staff

Marietta, GA

Essayon PM is a local construction company based in Marietta, GA seeking to fill a full-time Chief of Staff to hire and manage staffing labor for our General Contracting organization and run the day-to-day operations of the office. The Chief of Staff will work with the CEO and executive team to establish annual, quarterly, monthly and strategic priorities. The ideal candidate will be hard working, motivated, inspiring and bring their "all" to every aspect of the position. The chief of staff will over oversee all policy and communications. We are looking for someone who is energetic and enthusiastic about team and relationship building as well as taking initiatives to lead.

ROLES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

· Collaborate with executive team members to determine and prioritize business strategies.

· Provide department leaders with recommendations and consultations to improve teamwork.

· Planning, coordinating, and keeping contents of meeting focused.

· Determine key performance indicators and how to measure team performance.

· Ensure the CEO's and company's key initiatives are being executed.

· Ensure the staffing labor arm is operating with systems and process to be 10% net profit by the end of 2021.

· Ensure Essayon General Contracting (EGC) is a legal entity with high level marketing, and key players hired by the end of 2021.

· Ensure Essayon Lumber Distribution (EGC) is a legal entity with high level marketing, and key players hired by the end of 3rd quarter.

· Develop EPMU (EPM University), our in-house training and continual education program is place by the end of 2021.

· Implement training processes and procedures for onsite supervision by the middle of 3rd quarter 2021.

· Responsible for meeting with lawyers to determine relationships between companies and have agreements executed by 2nd of 3rd quarter 2021.

· Work with accounting and CFO to set up proper financial and banking relationship between companies.

· Set up material/lumber distribution arm to support the wood framing arm by 3rd quarter 2021.

· Set up the African American Descent of Slave Multifamily Crowed Investment group by end of 2021.

SKILLS and QUALIFICATIONS

An MBA degree in business, marketing, administration is preferred or related discipline, or 5-10 years of experience in related field. 2-4 years of experience as a C-level leader in a high growth organization (primarily construction). Experience working with a team in a fast-paced setting. Excellent verbal, analytical, organizational, detailed oriented, and written skills.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off


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Controller

MARIETTA, GA

Essayon PM is a local construction company based in Marietta, GA seeking to fill a full-time Controller to hire and manage our Accounting operation with a strong background in Construction. The Controller will work provide forecasting, cash flow, audit reports to the President/CEO. The ideal candidate will be hard-working, motivated, inspiring, and bring their "all" to every aspect of the position. The Controller will over oversee all financial policy and communications. We are looking for someone who is energetic and enthusiastic about team and relationship building as well as taking the initiative to lead.


ROLES and RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maximizes return on financial assets by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls, and reporting systems for a construction company
  • Guides financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures.
  • Protects assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls.
  • Monitors and confirms financial condition by conducting audits and providing information to external auditors.
  • Maximizes return and limits risk on cash by minimizing bank balances and making investments.
  • Prepares budgets by establishing schedules; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data; recommending plans.
  • Achieves budget objectives by scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective actions.
  • Provides status of financial condition by collecting, interpreting, and reporting financial data. • Prepares special reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.
  • Complies with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, anticipating future legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, filing financial reports, and advising management on needed actions.
  • Ensures operation of equipment by establishing preventive maintenance requirements and service contracts, maintaining equipment inventories, and evaluating new equipment and techniques.
  • Completes operational requirements by scheduling and assigning employees; following up on work results.
  • Maintains financial staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, and training employees.
  • Maintains financial staff job results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
  • Protects operations by keeping financial information and plans confidential.
  • Job Type: Full-time

BENEFITS:

  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off

QUALIFICATIONS and SKILLS:

  • Construction knowledge and understanding are a plus.
  • Managing processes
  • Financial software
  • Developing standards
  • Auditing, accounting, and corporate finance
  • Tracking budget expenses
  • Financial skills
  • Analyzing information
  • Developing budgets
  • Performance management

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, and LICENSING REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance.
  • Minimum 5-10 years experience in accounting/finance.
  • Experience in working with multiple legal entities under different legal umbrellas.
  • Experience with financial reporting requirements.


Please email your resume directly to info@essayonpm.com

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Construction Salesman

Marietta, GA

CONSTRUCTION SALESMAN

Essayon PM is a local construction company based in Marietta, GA seeking to fill a full-time Construction Salesmanwith outside sales experience to optimize sales volume and profit margin, while also managing and coordinating sales for the construction distributor base. The Salesmanmust be able to promote and transact sales and simultaneously facilitate client satisfaction. The ideal candidate will be hard-working, motivated, inspiring, and bring their "all" to every aspect of the position. The Salesmanmust be up to date with competitive trends and market behavior. We are looking for someone who is energetic and enthusiastic about team and relationship building as well as taking initiatives to drive sales. We offer our employees a competitive compensation package with an opportunity to move within the company. Directly greet new customers, help manage existing customer accounts, and consistently seek new opportunities.

ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES

•Serve customers by visiting customer offices and job sites
•Developing new business within an assigned territory
•Retaining and developing business with existing customers
•Communicate customer's needs to the construction management team
•Serve as the main point of contact for general contractors concerning proposals,change orders & job progress
•Work with Pre-Construction and Operations to identify and implement all contract deliverables and reporting requirements
•Track bidding and job opportunity statuses
•Point of contact during every job start-up
•Issue and administer contract negotiations and customer purchase orders for the project
•Communicate any problems between company and customer
•Prioritize, review, and expedite proposal review with customer
•Build and maintain new and existing customer relationships
•Utilize their market knowledge to help forecast sales pipeline
•Cold calling new potential customers
•Review projections, estimating goals, and schedules on a monthly basis with Pre-Construction
•Troubleshoot customer concerns
•Other duties as required

PREFERRED SKILLS

•Able to perform sales duties proficiently
•Experience managing construction
•Strong oral communication and interpersonal skills
•Technical writing skills
•Conflict resolution skills
•Superior organizational skills
•Ability to multitask
•Willingness to travel and/or relocate, as both may be required

TOOLS AND TECHNOLOGY

•Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Office programs
•Basic understanding of financial accounting systems

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

•While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle or feel; and reach with hands and arms
•This position requires the ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds
•This position requires long hours of standing and walking

ENVIRONMENT
•This job requires travel
•This job operates in a construction environment
•This job requires employees to work both indoors and outdoors
•The role requires the use of protective or safety equipment daily

BENEFITS

•Health insurance
•Dental insurance
•Vision insurance
•401k Retirement plan
•Paid time off

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS

•Construction knowledge and understanding are a plus
•Managing processes
•Businessadministration
•Developing standards
•Business to business sales
•Green (eco-friendly) building construction methods
•Market/DataAnalytics
•Develop
•Performance management

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, AND LICENSING REQUIREMENTS

•Bachelor's degree in construction, sales, business administration, engineering, and/or related fields
•Minimum 4-8years' experience in sales and/or construction
•Experience in working with multiple legal entities under different legal umbrellas.

Please email your resume directly to info@essayonpm.com.


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Wood Framing Opportunities

Wood Framing Opportunities

As our company continues to grow we are looking for Framers to help with our upcoming projects. If you are a qualified framer who specializes in Multifamily and Commercial Wood Framing Projects, please fill out the form below. Our team will respond.

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