Company Overview:

Adolfson & Peterson Construction, one of the nation’s top contractors, is recruiting for an experienced Assistant Project Manager for projects in our Mountain States region in Edwards.   We combine more than 70 years of construction expertise with the newest technologies in order to meet our clients' needs.  We serve owners, architects, and developers with a commitment to teamwork and quality and are constantly looking for people to help us achieve our company goals.

Because safety is paramount to AP and embedded into everything we do, all team members are responsible for working safely within our Incident and Injury Free culture.


Key accountabilities of the role include:

  • Provide leadership throughout a project to ensure timely and quality results
  • Lead or attend the weekly site progress meetings held with the owner, architect, and key trade contractors and project estimate review, start-up, monthly interim, and close out meetings
  • Participate in presentation and proposal presentations incorporating project management principles into the process
  • Facilitate collaborative team processes among project participants including architects, owners, and subcontractors
  • Review project plans for constructability and cost feasibility; assist with project risk assessments and prepare scope of work matrices
  • Analyze and manage project progress, costs, budgets, and cash flows
  • Review the project’s QC plan and ensure compliance. Report findings to project team and management


  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management or Engineering and 4+ years of related project management experience, preferably with a commercial contractor
  • Ability to work with and have knowledge of the shop drawing submittal process, read and comprehend building plans and specification, and comprehend and recognize safety standards and issues
  • Proficient computer skills including Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, and Prolog
  • Exposure to a legal and accounting background, Value Engineering, and life cycle costing preferred
  • Ability to travel to project work sites
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Developed written, oral, and listening skills in order to effectively communicate with diverse audiences
  • Ability to efficiently manage multiple projects and priorities simultaneously under time constraints


  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401(k)
  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Dependent & Medical Reimbursement)
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Holidays
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Employee Referral Bonus


Adolfson & Peterson Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer



Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.