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Though a position may not be currently available, Rycon Construction, Inc. is always seeking talented individuals. Rycon offers career opportunities at every level in areas ranging from project management to administration. Advancement opportunities are available along with an excellent salary and benefits package.

Please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com if you would like to apply for a position listed below.

Rycon keeps resumes on file for approximately six months.

Accounting – Staff Accountant

What you will do:

  • Assist in general clerical duties required to accomplish general accounting, accounts receivable, billing, bookkeeping, accounts payable and payroll functions.
  • Perform reconciliations.
  • Prepare reports, forms and correspondence.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of five (5) years' experience, preferably in the construction industry.
  • College degree in business, accounting or related field is preferred, but not required.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook), working knowledge of computerized accounting systems (familiarity with COINS is a plus).
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • The ability to work independently as well as a team player.
  • Strong organization and time management skills.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Administrative Assistant

What you will do:

  • Provide administrative support for three (3) to five (5) project managers.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of three (3) years' recent office experience.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize work in a fast paced, high volume environment.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Excellent telephone and written skills.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Outlook).
  • Cordial disposition with a team attitude.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Estimating Assistant

What you will do:

  • Solicit subcontractors and suppliers via telephone, fax and email.
  • Assisting lead estimator on bid or negotiated projects.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Good telephone presence.
  • High energy level.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Estimator – Building Group

What you will do:

  • Calculate quantities and costs of construction items for estimating projects.
  • Research material, labor, and equipment pricing for cost estimating projects.
  • Participate in gathering of data to support market condition research, inclusive of, but not limited to: construction economic, trends, current projects, contractor's availability and skill sets, labor force, and other miscellaneous contributions on aspects of construction.
  • Enter, calculate, and research data into computer utilizing specific cost estimating software programs.
  • Assist in the scope of work of multiple trades to ensure nothing is missed for the project team.
  • Assist the estimating team with data conversions and analysis of cost estimating efforts in format and easily understandable.
  • Respond to common inquiries or issues from clients, regulatory agencies, or member of the business and general community at large.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of five (5) years' experience estimating the construction and renovation of larger commercial and institutional buildings.
  • Must be experienced in quantity take-offs.
  • Must have the ability to read drawings and interpret specifications.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Project, MC2, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • Knowledge of the Pittsburgh market is preferred, but not required.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Estimator – Special Projects Group

What you will do:

  • Calculate quantities and costs of construction items for estimating projects.
  • Research material, labor, and equipment pricing for cost estimating projects.
  • Participate in gathering of data to support market condition research, inclusive of, but not limited to: construction economic, trends, current projects, contractor's availability and skill sets, labor force, and other miscellaneous contributions on aspects of construction.
  • Enter, calculate, and research data into computer utilizing specific cost estimating software programs.
  • Assist in the scope of work of multiple trades to ensure nothing is missed for the project team.
  • Assist the estimating team with data conversions and analysis of cost estimating efforts in format and easily understandable.
  • Respond to common inquiries or issues from clients, regulatory agencies, or member of the business and general community at large.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of three (3) years' experience estimating commercial interior renovation, tenant improvement, and/or fit out projects up to $5 million.
  • Must be experienced in quantity take-offs.
  • Must have the ability to read drawings and interpret specifications.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Project, On-Screen Takeoff, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • Knowledge of the Pittsburgh market is preferred, but not required.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Project Engineer – Building Group

What you will do:

  • Working closely with superintendents on the day-to-day operations of construction sites.
  • Reading and interpreting drawings and specifications.
  • Working with submittals, RFI's and RFCO's.
  • Assisting in contract buyouts.
  • Working with architects, engineers and subcontractors.
  • Developing project schedules and phasing plans.
  • Attending and documenting project meetings.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of two (2) years' in the commercial construction field paired with a degree in Construction Management/Engineering/Architecture or a related field.
  • LEED AP certification is preferred, but not required.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Project Engineer – Special Projects Group

What you will do:

  • Working closely with superintendents on the day-to-day operations of construction sites.
  • Reading and interpreting drawings and specifications.
  • Working with submittals, RFI's and RFCO's.
  • Assisting in contract buyouts.
  • Working with architects, engineers and subcontractors.
  • Developing project schedules and phasing plans.
  • Attending and documenting project meetings.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of two (2) years' in the commercial construction field paired with a degree in Construction Management/Engineering/Architecture or a related field.
  • LEED AP certification is preferred, but not required.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Project Manager – Building Group

What you will do:

  • Reading of documents and contracts.
  • Writing subcontracts.
  • Negotiating and awarding subcontracts.
  • Reviewing/preparing subcontractors scope of work.
  • Develop and maintain schedules using Microsoft Project.
  • Attend meetings and prepare minutes.
  • Review/prepare change orders.
  • Develop/track submittals, RFI's and cost reports.
  • Maintain owner relations.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of five (5)+ years' experience in construction or contracting profession.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Must have the ability to direct complex projects from concept to fully operational status.
  • Computer Skills Required – Microsoft Project and Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • Ability to create material take-off's.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Should be highly organized, highly motivated and a detail directed problem solver.
  • College degree preferred, but not required.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Project Manager – Special Projects Group

What you will do:

  • Reading of documents and contracts.
  • Writing subcontracts.
  • Negotiating and awarding subcontracts.
  • Reviewing/preparing subcontractors scope of work.
  • Develop and maintain schedules using Microsoft Project.
  • Attend meetings and prepare minutes.
  • Review/prepare change orders.
  • Develop/track submittals, RFI's and cost reports.
  • Maintain owner relations.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of three (3)+ years' experience in construction of small to medium sized commercial construction projects.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Must have the ability to direct complex projects from concept to fully operational status.
  • Computer Skills Required – Microsoft Project and Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook).
  • Ability to create material take-off's.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Should be highly organized, highly motivated and a detail directed problem solver.
  • College degree preferred, but not required.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Receptionist

What you will do:

  • Handle multi-line, high-volume phone system.
  • Meet and greet visitors.
  • Schedule conference rooms.
  • Process incoming mail.
  • Light administrative duties.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of one (1) year of recent office experience.
  • Professional, dependable and friendly attitude.
  • Good phone presence.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Superintendent – Building Group

What you will do:

  • Prepare and communicate project schedule to plan upcoming activities and stay on target. Provides ongoing scheduling input to Project Management staff for all scheduling efforts.
  • Coordinates the daily activities for all subcontractors at any stage of construction. Completes all project construction in accordance with design, budget and schedule.
  • Manages construction budgets set by the project manager, tracking construction costs, and submitting all invoices to accounting in a timely manner.
  • Prepares daily log reports for the site conditions, manpower and activities in sufficient detail.
  • Ensures all parties follow all safety procedures and practices according to both OSHA and company requirements.
  • Conducts pre-installation safety evaluations and action plans with contractors to ensure work actives are conducted in the safest manner possible.
  • Maintains the construction site clean and organized.
  • Ensures appropriate machinery and tools are available to assigned construction workers and that hand tools and power tools are in proper working order.
  • Schedules and participates in necessary inspections required by local and state regulations. Organizes final inspections for completed work.
  • Monitors daily construction procedures to make sure that proper quality is achieved.
  • Maintains consistent daily communication with project management staff to ensure all parties are informed of current project status and potential issues affecting progress.
  • Respond to onsite incidents and emergencies per company procedures.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of five (5) years' construction supervisory experience with bringing multi-million dollar projects out of the ground.
  • Advanced knowledge of associated trades including HVAC, electrical, plumbing, drywall, finish trades, layout, etc.
  • The ability to read and interpret drawings, contracts and specifications.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations.
  • Experience scheduling work, materials, manpower, subcontractors and equipment.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook),
  • Degree in Construction Management or the equivalent combination of experience and training are required.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Superintendent – Capital Projects

What you will do:

  • Supervise the overall field operations of a capital project, while managing and coordinating the efforts of multiple superintendents under their direction.
  • Prepare and communicate project schedule to plan upcoming activities and stay on target. Provides ongoing scheduling input to Project Management staff for all scheduling efforts.
  • Coordinates the daily activities for all subcontractors at any stage of construction. Completes all project construction in accordance with design, budget and schedule.
  • Manages construction budgets set by the project manager, tracking construction costs, and submitting all invoices to Accounting in a timely manner.
  • Prepares daily log reports for the site conditions, manpower and activities in sufficient detail.
  • Ensures all parties follow all safety procedures and practices according to both OSHA and company requirements.
  • Conducts pre-installation safety evaluations and action plans with contractors to ensure work actives are conducted in the safest manner possible.
  • Ensures appropriate machinery and tools are available to assigned construction workers and that hand tools and power tools are in proper working order.
  • Schedules and participates in necessary inspections required by local and state regulations. Organizes final inspections for completed work.
  • Monitors daily construction procedures to make sure that proper quality is achieved.
  • Maintains consistent daily communication with project management staff to ensure all parties are informed of current project status and potential issues affecting progress.
  • Respond to onsite incidents and emergencies per company procedures.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of fifteen (15) years' experience in a superintendent role on multiple projects valued from $25 million to $100 million OR hold a Construction/Engineering/Architectural degree paired with ten (10) + years' experience on multiple projects valued from $25 million to $100 million.
  • Advanced knowledge of associated trades including HVAC, electrical, plumbing, drywall, finish trades, layout, etc.
  • The ability to read and interpret drawings, contracts and specifications.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and enforcement of such.
  • Experience scheduling work, materials, manpower, subcontractors and equipment.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook), prior experience with scheduling software is a plus.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Superintendent – Special Projects Group

What you will do:

  • Prepare and communicate project schedule to plan upcoming activities and stay on target. Provides ongoing scheduling input to Project Management staff for all scheduling efforts.
  • Coordinates the daily activities for all subcontractors at any stage of construction. Completes all project construction in accordance with design, budget and schedule.
  • Manages construction budgets set by the project manager, tracking construction costs, and submitting all invoices to accounting in a timely manner.
  • Prepares daily log reports for the site conditions, manpower and activities in sufficient detail.
  • Ensures all parties follow all safety procedures and practices according to both OSHA and company requirements.
  • Conducts pre-installation safety evaluations and action plans with contractors to ensure work actives are conducted in the safest manner possible.
  • Maintains the construction site clean and organized.
  • Ensures appropriate machinery and tools are available to assigned construction workers and that hand tools and power tools are in proper working order.
  • Schedules and participates in necessary inspections required by local and state regulations. Organizes final inspections for completed work.
  • Monitors daily construction procedures to make sure that proper quality is achieved.
  • Maintains consistent daily communication with project management staff to ensure all parties are informed of current project status and potential issues affecting progress.
  • Respond to onsite incidents and emergencies per company procedures.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of two (2) years' construction supervisory experience with $100,000 to $2 million interior and/or remodel jobs.
  • Advanced knowledge of associated trades including HVAC, electrical, plumbing, drywall, finish trades, layout, etc.
  • The ability to read and interpret drawings, contracts and specifications.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations.
  • Experience scheduling work, materials, manpower, subcontractors and equipment.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook),
  • Degree in Construction Management or the equivalent combination of experience and training are required.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Superintendent – Traveling

What you will do:

  • Prepare and communicate project schedule to plan upcoming activities and stay on target. Provides ongoing scheduling input to project management staff for all scheduling efforts.
  • Coordinates the daily activities for all subcontractors at any stage of construction. Completes all project construction in accordance with design, budget and schedule.
  • Manages construction budgets set by the project manager, tracking construction costs, and submitting all invoices to Accounting in a timely manner.
  • Prepares daily log reports for the site conditions, manpower and activities in sufficient detail.
  • Ensures all parties follow all safety procedures and practices according to both OSHA and company requirements.
  • Conducts pre-installation safety evaluations and action plans with contractors to ensure work actives are conducted in the safest manner possible.
  • Maintains the construction site clean and organized.
  • Ensures appropriate machinery and tools are available to assigned construction workers and that hand tools and power tools are in proper working order.
  • Schedules and participates in necessary inspections required by local and state regulations. Organizes final inspections for completed work.
  • Monitors daily construction procedures to make sure that proper quality is achieved.
  • Maintains consistent daily communication with project management staff to ensure all parties are informed of current project status and potential issues affecting progress.
  • Respond to onsite incidents and emergencies per company procedures.

 

What you will need to be successful:

  • Minimum of five (5) years' construction supervisory experience in new construction and/or renovation/fit-out disciplines; project values up to $10+ are desirable.
  • The ability to travel and manage out-of-town work.
  • Advanced knowledge of associated trades including HVAC, electrical, plumbing, drywall, finish trades, layout, etc.
  • The ability to read and interpret drawings, contracts and specifications.
  • Knowledge of safety regulations and enforcement of such.
  • Experience scheduling work, materials, manpower, subcontractors and equipment.
  • Computer skills required – Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook), prior experience with scheduling software is a plus.

 

To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.

Internship Opportunities

Rycon Construction, Inc. provides internship opportunities for students currently enrolled in engineering, construction management, architectural, and similar educational programs. Internships are offered during all academic semesters, with the opportunity for advancement into project management upon graduation. To apply, please email your resume to careers@ryconinc.com.