BIM - Assistant Project Manager - Commercial

Jackson, MS posted on April 27

Position: BIM - Assistant Project Manager

Location: Jackson, MS


Yates is proud to be an industry leader in construction and engineering services. To be a top of class organization, Yates is dedicated to hiring individuals who understand the importance of safety; instills integrity in all aspects of their lives; are passionate about what they do; and committed to providing value to our clients.



Skills and Experience:

The Assistant Project Manager assists and supports the Project Manager on assigned projects. The position works under direct supervision, performs routine daily activities and gathers and distributes information. The qualified individual must be a flexible and adaptable team-player, as well as have strong communication and client service skills. The individual needs to have used BIM processes in managing projects in the past.


  • B.S. Degree in Construction Management, Engineering or Architecture
  • 2-5 years of industry experience
  • Dependability
  • Computer proficiency including Microsoft suite of products
  • Experience with clash detection, 4D and or model creation
  • Broad understanding of construction industry
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Basic math/accounting skills
  • Functions effectively as part of a team
  • Time management skills and organizational skills
  • Ability to read drawings and specifications

Essential Job Duties:

  • Assists with reports regarding financial performance of the project 
  • Assist in preparation of monthly owner project status reports, as required 
  • Attend and/or leads project meetings, as directed by Project Manager and navigate models in meetings
  • Assist and/or complete project close-out including Project Model deliverable
  • Assist in the review of Trade Contractor monthly payment applications
  • Coordinate monthly Trade Contractor payments with schedule updates
  • Assist in coordinating electronic punch list items and procedures using tablets in the field
  • Perform quality control inspections and track via QA/QC software
  • Setup initial contracts and project information including BIM scope
  • Resolving design coordination issues using model based clash detection
  • Initiate, prepare, review, track and distribute RFIs and submittals
  • Review construction models and generate RFIs for missing information
  • Assist in management of project permit process
  • Assist in preparations of bid packages and procurement including BIM addendum
  • Identify long lead items and establish procurement priorities
  • Review and Update 4D construction schedule based on project team input
  • Change management systems, including soliciting, receiving, reviewing, and preparing quotations and change orders, often using models for visualization of changes
  • Track and inspect material deliveries


 Key Markets:

  • Healthcare
  • High rise structures including condominiums, apartments, and office
  • Retail
  • Industrial manufacturing
  • Federal & military construction
  • Gaming and entertainment
  • Hospitality



The above description covers the principal duties and responsibilities of the job.  The description shall not, however, be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental, or similar duties which may be required from day-to-day.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. EOE/Vets/Disabilities/M/F


Yates performs heavy construction and building work throughout the United States and relocation is sometimes required for continuous employment opportunities.