Assistant Project Manager

· Metairie, Louisiana
Employment Type Full time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

If you are a person who is seeking a role that is challenging and an opportunity to work at a company with an empowering culture, who is independent and highly motivated to deliver the best service and quality projects, and who has an interest in working on selective private negotiated projects, then you may be the person Ryan Gootee General Contractors, LLC is seeking to fill our assistant project management role. Since inception, 90% of our work has been with private clients and 72% of our work has been negotiated.

Our assistant project managers are challenged daily. You will have the opportunity to work on architecturally forward ground-up projects, and historic renovations and restorations. You will be given the autonomy, leading edge technology, tools, respect, and support from RGGC to ensure you success.

You will benefit from the satisfaction of seeing a project from beginning to end and enjoy knowing you played a key role in delivering the highest quality project on time. This is a role for the person who thrives in a collaborative environment and is willing to pitch in when required to support the team.  This person always wants to provide the highest quality service to the customer.

RGGC has five times been voted one of the best places to work in New Orleans. The culture here is one of collaboration, integrity, and fairness, always focusing on quality, on-time delivery, and getting the job done right.  You will work with supportive leaders willing to jump in and help you succeed. You will never be on an island without the support and tools you need to do your best. The leadership team is empowering, open to new ideas, takes great pride in the projects they work on, and strives to always do the right thing. We are committed to your success, because your success helps the company succeed.

We provide a fun, dynamic, and supportive culture for all of our employees. The leadership is committed to empowering people to grow in a family friendly environment with a work life balance that we find very important to all employees.  We seek people willing to speak up and offer new ways to improve. Status quo is unacceptable. Striving to get better every year is just one reason that in the last 12 years our turnover is well below the industry norm.  

Community outreach is a top strategic initiative.  Each team member is provided paid time off to work with the charity of their choice in addition to the company wide service projects performed during the workweek.  Other benefits include continuing education reimbursement, profit sharing, fully paid healthcare for the employee, and a 401K with company match. The company has been profitable every year since its inception which provides the stability all employees’ desire. Each of these factors contributes to our exceptionally high retention rate. 

If you like challenging work, get excited about working on different projects, have a desire to work in a company that respects you and is committed to your success, we want to speak with you.

The assistant project manager is responsible for assisting project staff with administrative and technical requirements on a construction management project.

The assistant project manager

  • thoroughly understands the project documents and confirms all materials and subcontract work are approved and comply with contract documents and quality specifications
  • assists in preparing bid packages and subcontract scopes of work
  • assists with scheduling and preparing reports for OAC meetings
  • assists with all project document flow
  • assists with submittal review and approval process
  • assists with RFI process
  • assists with change management process
  • assists with pay applications
  • assists with project schedule updates
  • assists with project closeout
  • demonstrates solid verbal and written skills
  • effectively manages multiple projects and appropriately prioritizes
  • promotes our construction services and builds business with current and potential clients by maintaining a track record of delivering on our promises in a proactive manner


  • Must have experience in commercial construction
  • Excellent references

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  • Location
    Metairie, Louisiana
  • Employment Type
    Full time
  • Minimum Experience