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Project Administrator

Department: 011330 Project Administrator
Location: San Francisco, CA

NOVO Construction, Inc., a Menlo Park based General Contractor is seeking a professional individual with excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills to work in our Menlo Park Office as a Project Administrator. 

The Project Administrator will provide administrative support to multiple project managers, engineers and superintendents. Responsibilities including data entry, filing, spreadsheet and database creation and maintenance, training, and other duties as assigned.  The Project Administrator must possess excellent computer skills, experience dealing with construction contractors/ subcontractors and assisting in the successful and correct completion of construction projects. Maintain confidentiality of information, and communicate articulately with all levels of the organization.  


DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.  Other duties may be assigned on an individual basis:

  • Manage email and calendars, scheduling meetings, resolving scheduling conflicts efficiently and with minimal disruption to participants.
  • Prepare and send Invitations to Bidders.
  • Order and distribute drawings.
  • Ordering and obtaining office supplies
  • Aid the project managers, superintendents of your project teams.
  • Set-up and maintain projects. Keep information current at all times.
  • Manage the start up and filing of all project documentation including contracts, change orders, approved submittals, RFI logs, meeting minutes and other necessary project documentation.
  • Provide superintendents with appropriate job documentation folder before start of project.
  • Develop subcontractor letter of intent and/or contracts.
  • Prepare, mail and collect subcontractor change orders.
  • Retrieve all subcontractor insurance certificates and audit that all requirements have been met.  Monitor expirations of certificates and keep current.
  • Collect all project specific subcontractor MSDS and IIPPs.
  • Create and distributing accurate and comprehensive correspondence.
  • Enter data and maintain spreadsheets.
  • Collect and prepare project close-out binders.  Responsible for all close-out filing.
  • Assist project accountants with collecting conditionals and unconditionals.  
  • Protect confidentiality of sensitive information.
  • Demonstrate efficient productivity, strong attention to accuracy and detail.
  • Work well under pressure and tight time lines.
  • Adapt quickly to changing priorities and shifting timelines.
  • Demonstrate superior customer service skills.
  • Anticipate managerís needs and taking initiative.
  • Conduct self in a professional manner.



  • College Degree or 2+ years of construction coordination/ administrative experience
  • Excellent computer skills; MS Outlook, advanced MS Word, Excel, (includes creating, editing, and maintaining various applications as well as creation and maintenance of spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel)
  • Solid understanding of construction practices and procedures.
  • Strong verbal communication skills
  • Sharp problem solving skills
  • Proactive/ Time management skills
  • Heavy organizational skills
  • Professional Demeanor

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