Associate, Project Solutions

HITT Contracting Inc.
Falls Church, VA
Oct 21, 2021
Oct 23, 2021
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Associate, Project SolutionsThe Project Solutions Department at HITT Contracting is the culmination of field operations, construction best practices and technology optimization. The goal of the department is to not only support field operations, but to create a framework that maintains peak operational performance from project teams. By leveraging the very latest in construction methodology and technology, HITT can continue to deliver award-winning projects more efficiently, more safely, and at higher quality.The ideal candidate is detail-oriented, organized, analytically minded, high-performing, and has strong communication skills. The Project Solutions Associate must have on-site construction experience, generally understands construction project management deliverables, and is enthusiastic about process improvement. Key to this position will be the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, manage multiple deadlines, maintain high standards, and can confidently support (and work alongside) field operations.ResponsibilitiesGeneral SkillsManages time, tasks, and responsibilities with tenacity and according to priority/need;Autonomous self-starter that tackles challenges with a problem-solving, entrepreneurial demeanor;Excellent communication skills accomplished by effective public speaking and written communication;Knows how to collect, analyze, and interpret data/information in order to make logical recommendations;Able to identify deficient workflow processes and helps to build (or improve) processes throughout the Project Solutions Department (including Virtual Construction and Sustainable Construction), operations, and the greater HITT organization;Supports the adoption, implementation, teaching, and promotion of technology solutions;Demonstrates a positive attitude and passion for construction and our industry;Demonstrates integrity consistent with the HITT Way and HITT's core values;Team player that works and communicates well with colleagues in HITT offices and on HITT jobsites;Construction OperationsUnderstands on-site construction documents, including plans, specifications, shop drawings, as-built drawings, submittals, pay applications, waivers, RFIs, directories, etc.Supports Project Solutions Director in identifying deficient or wasteful workflow processes and helps to build (or improve) processes across HITT-managed jobsites;Communicates confidently and comfortably with construction field teams;Supports and assists with the rollout and training of jobsite technology;Technology Receives and responds to all department software ticketing, maintenance, and training requests, plus all other general technology assistance, for HITT Contracting and its users;Regularly coordinates with software Customer Success Teams to ensure HITT is up-to-date with the latest news and information, disseminating this information to HITT staff and project teams;Writes protocols, policy and procedures regarding HITT's usage of jobsite technology, including software;Supports the Project Solutions Director in learning, promoting and implementing technology across all project sites;Knows how to collect, analyze, and interpret jobsite data in order to make product and process recommendations;Knows how to identify value in emerging technology and assists with the deployment of technology pilots on HITT jobsites;QualificationsBachelor's degree in relevant field (Construction Management, Business Management, Business Analytics, Information Systems) or equivalent experience.1+ years' experience on construction projects, internships apply;Comfortable and Proficient with computer hardware, software, and mobile applications;Experience with Procore, Pype, Bluebeam, and Microsoft Office (with a focus on Excel), a plus;General knowledge of Revit, Navisworks, SketchUp, P6, a plus;Passion for process improvement, data, construction, and technologyHITT Contracting, Inc. is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer providing opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and any other protected status in accordance with applicable law.Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and LGBTQ+ individuals are encouraged to apply.HITT Contracting, Inc. promotes a drug-free workplace.