Position Summary

At Bensonwood, we strive to uphold the core values of quality, work ethic, teamwork, inclusivity, humility, and continuous improvement in everything we do. As a design-build company located in Walpole, NH, we are seeking an experienced Construction Project Manager to join our growing team.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Communicate directly with clients, builders, and subcontractors regarding all aspects of BWC package fulfillment
  • Collaborate with changing teams of architects, designers, and engineers to ensure project feasibility
  • Work with in-house estimators to project cost information. Track and update costs throughout the building process
  • Develop and maintain project schedules
  • Prepare contracts and change orders, including negotiation on terms & conditions
  • Assess and monitor conditions and progress on site, principally through communication from our office; and occasionally through site visits
  • Maintain excellent and easily-retrievable documentation of processes, including meeting agendas and minutes, client decisions, specifications, job reports, and written and verbal communication
  • Work within PM department toward continuous improvement of processes and products
  • Other duties as assigned

Preferred Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in residential and/or commercial construction required
  • Strong organizational skills that reflect the ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks with strong attention to detail required
  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, web-based scheduling and communication tools
  • Experience using database accounting and project management software required
  • Basic facility with 2d and 3d CAD-based software required
  • Expert level oral and written communication skills required
  • Even-keeled personality with strong self-management skills required
  • Experience using Filemaker databases, Microsoft and Google Applications, and Sage 100 Contractor accounting software preferred
  • Demonstrated history of delivering projects on time and on budget preferred
  • Knowledge of high-performance building systems preferred
  • Experience managing internal and external project teams, including Architects, Engineers, and Subcontractors preferred
  • Experience with the Design-Build method preferred
  • Experience working with AIA contracts and documentation preferred

Additional Attributes of Success

  • Positive, can-do team player with strong problem-solving skills
  • High attention to detail with the ability to:
  • Complete assignments accurately
  • Organize and prioritize work to meet deadlines
  • Work independently and collaboratively within a team setting with excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Strong verbal and written skills
  • Computer literacy with the ability to work in all Microsoft and Google applications
  • Strong belief in customer service and satisfaction
  • Ability and flexibility to take on other responsibilities as assigned

Compensation & Benefits

Compensation will be based on skill level and experience. All candidates should have legal work status in the United States. Bensonwood is an equal opportunity employer. Benefits include: 

    • Health Insurance 
    • 8 Paid Holidays 
    • Paid Time Off
    • Voluntary Life Insurance
    • Voluntary Dental insurance
    • Voluntary Short-term Disability
    • 401(K)
    • Profit Sharing


More about Bensonwood and our values: 

Our commitment to quality craftsmanship and next-generation technology is reflected in our approach to creating homes and commercial structures that prioritize the health and wellbeing of people and the planet. We specialize in customizable standards-based architecture and offer fully custom design/build services for projects requiring the highest levels of energy efficiency and minimal on-site building time.

Teamwork and inclusivity are important aspects of our company culture. We believe that diverse perspectives and experiences are critical to achieving our goals, and we are committed to creating an environment where everyone feels valued and respected. We are an equal opportunity employer, and we encourage women and minorities to apply.

At Bensonwood we recognize that a good work ethic is important, there is always room for improvement, and we are constantly seeking ways to do better. We prioritize continuous improvement by staying up-to-date with the latest industry standards and trends, and by always looking for ways to innovate and improve our processes.

We believe that everyone on our team plays an important role in achieving our goals, and that nobody is above a job that needs to be done. We approach our work with humility, recognizing that we are part of a larger community and that our actions have an impact.

Our commitment to sustainability is at the core of everything we do, and we take every opportunity to minimize waste and prioritize the use of bio-based non-toxic and low embodied energy materials. Whether it's a small task or a large project, we approach every job with the same level of dedication and attention to detail, because we know that each and every action we take has an impact on our community and our planet.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.