Buda, TX, United States

Assistant Project Manager - Electrical - Commercial Construction

 Job Description:

Advotek Recruitment is looking for a Full Time Assistant Project Manager with 2+ years of experience to join our trusted client, an Electrical Contractor specializing in commercial construction in the Austin Metro area since 2009 with a rapidly growing team that works on high-profile projects. 

This is a full-time role with immediate availability in our client's office in Buda, TX. Pay is commensurate with experience: starts at $58k - $85k. Great Benefits (Health and Dental insurance, Vision care, Paid time off) and fantastic work culture.  Candidates from other states will be relocated as well.

About the role:

The Assistant Project Manager is responsible for assisting the Project Manager and project teams through support and collaboration in a variety of functions including evaluation, organization, execution, and reporting of project management assignments on commercial electrical projects. Will work within established processes and systems with the overall objective of managing/coordinating and completing project activities while maintaining compliance with purchase orders, contracts and design standards encompassing project safety, quality, value, timeliness, and profitability. 

This position has been designed with both onboarding and training programs to develop broader project management knowledge, experience, and career advancement opportunities.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

    • Work directly with electrical project managers to help implement project goals
    • Assign duties to staff to implement project goals, as needed
    • Oversee variable aspects of electrical and general construction projects and provide direct assistance to ensure timely project execution
    • Overview project goals and ensure project goals are achievable
    • Liaise with General Foreman and Project Managers to maintain project schedule and efficacy
    • Assist with procuring electrical materials and other items necessary for completing project goals
    • Assist in coordination with general contractors, subcontractors, and vendors.
    • Review project implementation and gather data on project execution
    • Coordinate with Project Managers and other team members following project execution

What you will bring:


  • Proficient with Microsoft Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize work
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience working with contract drawings, subcontracts, contract addendums, specifications, change orders, RFIs, submittals.
  • Familiar with standard deliverables and work process on projects.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and writing skills and be a problem owner/solver.


  • Experience using Procore Project Management platform
  • Electrical field experience
  • 3 to 5 years of previous commercial, residential construction, or Electrical management experience

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

AdvoTek Recruitment Inc and the clients we represent are equal opportunity employers. We are committed to providing an environment that is inclusive and accessible. We value diversity and do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, or expression. We are also committed to preventing and removing barriers to employment for people with disabilities, and we invite you to inform us should you have any accessibility or accommodation needs.