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Project/Construction Assistant

posted March 7, 2020

BPR Properties
High Point, NC
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Job overview

The Project/Construction Assistant is responsible for providing support to the Project Manager by ensuring renovations, general contracting and major projects including acquisitions fall within the scope and budget. This position requires an individual with diverse construction industry experience and can institute innovative policies and practices that focus on costs savings, improved quality and prevent waste. This position will be based in our Corporate office; however, extensive overnight travel will be required throughout the Southeastern United States. BPR is a forward-thinking company with continued expansion on the horizon. The Project/Construction Assistant will perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of BPR Properties.

 Responsibilities:

  • Work with the General Managers at each property to finalize renovations
  • Will make contractual decisions in the Project Manager’s absence
  • Perform cost analysis and set appropriate benchmarks
  • Coordinate deliveries
  • Create policies and procedures for risk management and mitigation
  • Develop project plans to track progress
  • Establish and maintain relationships with third-party vendors
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Coordinate internal resources and third-party vendors for flawless execution of projects
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule, and costs
  • Report and escalate information to the Project Manager as needed
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical/electrical feasibility

Job Qualifications:

  • B/S in Construction Management or related degree desired
  • 3-5 years of experience in Construction Management
  • 2+ years of experience in Project Management
  • Experience with process improvement and inventory control
  • PMP Certification desired
  • Advanced time management and analytical skills
  • Working knowledge of Excel
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to travel 70% of the time
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About This Employer

BPR Properties

2485 Penny Road, Suite 140
High Point, NC 27265

(336) 294-2353

Management Company

www.bpr-properties.com

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BPR Properties was founded in 1983, with the purchase of our first property: a smoke shop in Staten Island, New York.  After selling the smoke shop the following year, we purchased a hot dog stand (at a local flea market) and a convenience store in New Jersey.  In 1986, we purchased our first motel: a 48-room EconoLodge in Asheboro, North Carolina.  Since our humble beginnings, BPR Properties has acquired and developed more than 35 hotels, developed nearly 1500 acres in commercial and residential real estate, and grown into the sophisticated company that it is today.

Our mission simply put is “To Be Great”.  We strive for Greatness in everything that we do:
  • Great Community Stewards – We believe in being responsible and caring for our communities and neighbors.  We coordinate numerous educational, community service and assistance programs that encourage employee volunteers to utilize their time and talents.
  • Great Employer – Our associates are the Heart of our organization.  We strongly believe that by empowering and developing our associates, we allow the opportunity for transformation and the delivery of exceptional results.
  • Great Leaders – We develop leaders that think outside the box, strive for excellence and develop strong, effective teams.
  • Great Portfolio – Our portfolio of quality properties ensures that we are able to meet the needs and wants of our customers.
  • Great Service –  Service is the backbone of everything that we do.  We believe in delivering exceptional services to all of our associates, guests and owners.
  • Great Visionaries – We encourage our team members to be visionaries.  We want the best for our associates…even if that means they find it someplace else.  Anything is possible if you believe in yourself.
  • Great……….