Project Assistant, Siteworks (Construction Administration) - Chicago or St Louis

2-5 years' experience required

We’re looking for an individual with experience in landscape construction observation and project management to join our Construction Administration team and assist on our St Louis and Midwest based projects. As a landscape construction project assistant, you will assist project managers with conducting material and vendor research, perform AutoCAD drawing edits, plant material procurement and tagging, contractor correspondence, project coordination, and project scope takeoffs. A successful candidate will be highly organized, have a knack for record keeping and thrive in a team setting.

If you are interested in this position, we encourage you to e-mail us your resume and portfolio to Meg Graham, Director of HR:

Ideal Candidate

  • An excellent communicator with strong organizational skills
  • Ideally 5 years of landscape construction or project management experience, but open to recent college graduates
  • An individual with a great teamwork attitude and excited to work in a collaborative environment

Skills and Requirements

  • Highly proficient in AutoCAD, Adobe Suite, Sketch-up and Microsoft Office
  • Excellent organizational and task management skills, including the ability to change tasks quickly
  • Excellent attitude and ability to work well within a team
  • Expert in creative problem-solving

Some travel is required during the weekdays only.