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Executive Construction Job Overview

The hierarchy of a construction site is nearly as complicated as the federal government. An Executive Construction career requires consistent communication between company owners, inside staff and the field workers. The executive sets timelines for numerous project managers, from plumbing to roofing, to keep each construction site on schedule and within budget. These executives are often referred to as construction managers because they must pull proper permits, work with city authorities and present construction designs to particular entities for approval. Multitasking, critical thinking and an organized mind are crucial to executive success.

Executive Construction Education Requirements

Most Executive Construction careers require a four-year degree. However, applicants can't just have textbook knowledge. Hands-on experience is necessary to understand the basics of construction. A background in welding, surveying or construction itself is extremely important. Potential candidates may have been working in the construction field while in college, for example. Although rare, some construction workers pull their way up the corporate ladder to an executive position without a degree. However, companies look for that degree in business, construction or management to narrow down their hiring search. Ideally, both experience and schooling should be part of the resume to ensure a callback.

Executive Construction Job Market

Studies suggest that a staggering 16 percent job growth is possible between 2012 and 2022. Construction strategies are shifting in today's market, requiring energy conserving practices along with sustainable materials. Executive Construction careers must move with the times to find talented people with clever ideas for the standard construction site. They may even look into other management positions, such as Construction Service Equipment Managers or Heavy Construction Project Managers. Regardless of their concentration, the market is open to experienced and educated people ready to make a difference.

Executive Construction Salary

Because of the many facets to this executive position, median salary is around $84,000 a year. Some people are near the low end at $50,000 each year, whereas experienced executives top out at around $146,000 a year. Both experience and schooling are taken into account, along with prevailing income rates in the area.

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This established Interiors contractor have built an exceptional brand in Houston having worked with a broad range of Fortune 500 and high profile national and international clients. With the market in Houston growing and this company looking at succession planning they are now wanting to appoint a Project Executive with the potential to take a lead role in the business and potential ownership in ...
Company Confidential Long Beach, CA, 90755
A well-established COMMERCIAL General Contractor specializing in HOTEL Renovation and Construction is currently seeking experienced Construction Project Superintendents AND experienced Construction Labor Foremen to join our team. Compensation and Benefits: Compensation commensurate with work experience and abilities Medical, Dental, Chiropractic, Acupuncture and Life Insurance 401K Plan Profi...
Job Description: Fantastic temporary-to-hire opportunity for an Executive Administrative Assistant to work in Mt. Laurel, NJ 08054. Salary up to $24 per hour Selected candidate will support the VP of Construction. We are seeking a highly organized candidate, with the ability to handle multiple projects at once. Must be advanced working with Microsoft Excel, with the ability to create and mana...
About Our Organization Transworld Distributors Inc. is a leader in the builder industry and contract sales. Transworld is a major distributor of the General Electric appliance brand. For the past 38 years Transworld has worked with builders, contractors, developers, construction companies, designers, architects, kitchen and bath companies and cabinet makers to provide appliances to single-family ...
Organized in 1953, ESIS®, Inc. (ESIS) provides customized risk management services. ESIS is part of ACE USA, the U.S.-based retail operating division of the ACE Group, headed by ACE Limited (NYSE: ACE). ACE USA, through its underwriting and service companies, provides insurance products and services throughout the U.S. Additional information about ESIS and its products and services can be found at...
Company Confidential Palm Beach, FL, 33480
Palm Beach based advanced Residential Construction Company seeks smart applicant with interior design, architectural or engineering background that possesses practiced office experience, administrative and executive assistant skills. Legal experience is desired as is the ability to comprehend architectural drawings. Auto-CAD capabilities are welcomed. Expertise in Microsoft Word, Excel and the ab...
The Travelers Companies Walnut Creek, CA, 94596
Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference. SUMMARY: Reports to the Managing Director of a business...
AC Transit is actively recruiting for the position of Chief Planning, Engineering and Construction Officer. This position develops, organizes, and directs multiple District departments engaged in the planning, engineering, construction of District capital projects, long term and service planning, and affiliated departments. This is an excellent opportunity to work in executive management at one of...
Construction Administrative Assistant Job Label:2014-10-395 High-energy administrative professionals with real estate experience looking to add depth and breadth to their career skill sets will find just what they seek as an Administrative Assistant with American Homes 4 Rent. Get in on the ground floor of a rapidly growing company that's unique in the industry - one of the country's fastest-gro...
Our client, a growing Houston mechanical contractor, has an excellent promotional opportunity for a Mechanical Project Manager who is responsible for project supervision of HVAC and plumbing for commercial, health care, education, churches and light industrial ranging from $200K- $5M. This contractor is looking for a mechanical construction professional with a track record of delivering profitable...
Project Manager - Building Automation Systems Exempt Immediate need to impact at the PM or SPM level on a 4 billion dollar construction project in Cupertino California. This mega-project is re defining the way buildings can be designed and built for the future. We seek the most talented Project Manager in the US with extensive experience constructing BAS on large complex projects. This critical...
At SASCO, you can be part of a dynamic team that includes the most talented, creative, and experienced people in the industry. This team of“the best of the best”is the core of a culture that encourages you to improve and grow to the highest level of your abilities. We welcome new ideas and the opportunities for success are unlimited. In order to maintain where and who we are, we believe in hiring ...
Our client, a local leader in the construction industry, is seeking an Assistant Project Manager in Houston. Your responsibilities will include coordinating with owners, architects, engineers and building officials, reviewing contracts and documents, RFI's and document control. Experience in educational, healthcare or commercial projects is required. MEP coordination or building controls experienc...
Title: Project Executive, Healthcare Construction I am working with a Commercial General Contractor in Atlanta that is looking to add a Project Executive to their team. This industry leading Construction Company has a proven national reputation backed by numerous awards, repeat business and notable projects. They are experiencing growth and looking for the right candidate to be involved in not on...
Senior Executive – Construction Division Brown & Brown of New York, Inc – Rochester, NY Job Summary: The Rochester, NY office of Brown & Brown of NY, Inc. is looking for an experienced Senior Executive with a Strong Construction background to join our team. This position would be responsible for a book of business consisting of approximately $20 Million of Premium in Construction Accounts. This...
Company Confidential Brooklyn, NY, 11201
Long-term building owner in downtown Brooklyn looking for an executive assistant. Job includes building management, small construction projects, sales and rentals. Must be computer savvy and quick on your feet. CONSTRUCTION EXPERIENCE VERY HELPFUL. Must have ability to supervise and be supervised while working closely with the owner. MUST HAVE VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE. Great opportunity to lear...
Mid-size General Construction/ Construction Management Firm located in Midtown Manhattan is looking for a Construction Project Manager, Superintendent and an Estimator Project Manager We are seeking an individual that is responsible for leading commercial/ institutional construction projects from inception through client move- in. Duties: - Use outstanding interpersonal, communication and cust...
For over 30 years, Vein Clinics of America (VCA) has been dedicated to the treatment of all aspects of Varicose Vein Disease. Acknowledged as experts in the field, VCA has helped lead advances in the treatment of VVD. VCA currently has over 50 clinics in 15 states and is aggressively expanding across the country. Vein Clinics of America is seeking an entry-level Project Development Associate to ai...
For over 30 years, Vein Clinics of America (VCA) has been dedicated to the treatment of all aspects of Varicose Vein Disease. Acknowledged as experts in the field, VCA has helped lead advances in the treatment of VVD. VCA currently has over 50 clinics in 15 states and is aggressively expanding across the country. Vein Clinics of America is seeking an entry-level Project Development Associate to ai...
Windy City Habitat for Humanity (Chicago, IL) Construction Manager Job Description Windy City Habitat for Humanity (WCHFH) partners with families and neighborhoods to build homeownership and revitalize communities. WCHFH serves the city of Chicago andparts of Cook County and currently works primarily on the Southside of Chicago. We are seeking a person to lead the construction department as Con...

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Executive Career Tools

Vice President - Construction Services


$84,000.00 - $200,000.00
Typical Salary for Vice President - Construction Services
(50 Respondents)
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Education / Training

Some College Coursework Completed
Some High School Coursework
High School
(43 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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