Project Assistant Co-Op - Spring 2020

J.C. Cannistraro LLC - Watertown, MA

Full-time
J.C. Cannistraro, LLC is a mechanical construction firm that provides Plumbing, HVAC, Fire Protection and Facilities Services for commercial and institutional projects. The company is now in its second generation of family ownership and is an industry leader in implementing construction technology, advanced Building Information Modeling (BIM), prefabrication and modular construction. The cooperative education program offers comprehensive development to diverse college-level talent by providing meaningful work experience and business knowledge to college students in their chosen field.

Co-Op Term

Our Spring term is open to candidates who can work January-April 2020!

About Cannistraro

J.C. Cannistraro, LLC is a mechanical construction firm that provides Plumbing, HVAC, Fire Protection and facilities services for commercial and institutional projects. The company is now in its second generation of family ownership and is an industry leader in implementing construction technology, advanced Building Information Modeling (BIM), prefabrication and modular construction. The cooperative education program offers comprehensive development to diverse college-level talent by providing meaningful work experience and business knowledge to college students in their chosen field.

About the Project Assistant Co-Op

The potential co-op will be assisting and reporting to project managers in HVAC, Plumbing, Service, Special Projects, Estimating, or Fire Protection with daily oversight of projects, including the management, and administration necessary to ensure successful project delivery. The potential co-op will aid project managers by constructing manpower scheduling, carrying out tasks at project sites, reviewing construction documents, and working with Project Foreman/Superintendents to track the installation processes. The potential co-op will get practical experience at job sites and project meetings. Co-op Project Assistants also assist with the paperwork involved with projects: RFIs, submittals, subcontracts, permits, and close-out documentation.

Core Responsibilities

Build Operation & Maintenance Manuals
Review Submittal for Project Compliance
Data Entry (Equipment, Project progress, Valve tags)
Build Equipment Tracking Matrixes
Generate RFI’s
Walk Active Job Sites to Build Progress Reports
Build Estimates (CECs)
Basic Scheduling Collaborate in small groups or as a part of a larger project team
Qualifications & Experience

This program is open to current undergraduates of all class years.
Should have strong communication skills as ability to collaborate with others is essential
Detailed-oriented and organized
Effective time management skills
Ability to work under pressure and manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Hardworking, accountable, and able to work autonomously
Ability to collaborate in small groups or as a part of a larger project team
Able to ask the necessary questions in order to gain full understanding of concepts/tasks
Committed to continuous improvement and innovation
Ability to read detailed plans and blueprints
Ability to work with business related metrics
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
If you require accommodation due to a disability in order to complete the application process, please contact Human Resources at 617-926-0092 or submit a request in writing to careers@cannistraro.com. J.C. Cannistraro, LLC is an E-Verify Company. J.C. Cannistraro, LLC is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, age, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), national origin, parental and marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status.