Careers

Robertson & Olson Construction, Inc. was established in 1995 and is a privately owned, Northwest Commercial General Contractor. The company is well diversified, with a focus on performing any and all GC/CM services for a variety of industries including retail, multi-family, office, education, medical, industrial and others throughout Washington, Oregon, California, Idaho, Montana, New Mexico and Nevada.

Throughout the region, Robertson & Olson provides the highest level of construction service excellence to every client. We build creative solutions, value and long term relationships, while continually maintaining our reputation for integrity, fairness, dependability and quality above and beyond industry standards; making Robertson & Olson a great place to work.

To submit your resume please follow these instructions:

Email resumes@roconstruction.com in the following format:

  • Subject Line: Last name, First name – Position applying for.
  • Message Text: This should be your cover letter or quick introduction. Please do not include graphics, videos or other rich media. We would just like simple straight forward text.
  • Attachments: These should be PDF’s or Word files. Please attach your resume, references & project list if applicable. If you have other supporting information or documentation you can attach those also.

Current Openings

Civil Project Manager

An immediate opening is available for a Project Manager to support our Camas, WA office, and self-performed earthwork/utilities division. An ideal candidate for this position will have significant experience managing multiple civil commercial projects with skills in estimating, scheduling, buyout and client relations. This position offers a competitive salary and includes a strong benefits package with room for growth.

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Responsibilities:

  • Sourcing and securing new business opportunities by establishing contacts and sustaining long term relationships.
  • Demonstrating a credible interface with clients, design professionals and consultants.
  • Estimating projects for future development at all stages of design drawings.
  • Managing project buy-out.
  • Outlining work plan, establishing operational priorities and assigning duties, responsibilities, and scope of work.
  • Working with lead foremen for scheduling and manpower of work.
  • Managing a project schedule with the Project Team.
  • Writing subcontracts and purchase orders.
  • Writing and reviewing Owner/Contractor agreements.
  • Completing chain of events paperwork to include RFI submittals, change orders and close-out documents.
  • Reviewing the operating results of the construction team and taking steps to ensure that appropriate measures are taken to correct any unsatisfactory results.
  • Running Owner/Architect/Contractor meetings and distributing meeting minutes.
  • Supervise completion of punch-lists and follow up on all warranty work.
  • Training, delegating and mentoring staff effectively.
  • Ensuring safety standards and regulations are followed.

Qualifications:

  • Four-year construction-related degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience.
  • Proficient management, leadership, business development, and technical skills.
  • Competency in Procore, Timberline, BlueBeam, Microsoft Office (including Microsoft Project) strongly preferred.
  • Highly-developed written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with project teams and management.
  • Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to meet critical deadlines in high pressure situations.
  • Ability to perform functions efficiently and accurately with minimal direct supervision.
  • Personable and professional.
  • Must respect and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.

Project Engineer

An immediate opening available for a Project Engineer (PE) to support our Camas, WA office. The PE assists the Project Manager in efficiently managing their projects by preparing and administering bid packages, contracts, subcontracts, purchase orders, submittals, and RFI’s. This includes tracking material deliveries and maintaining document control.

The PE will participate in scheduling, procurement, shop drawing review, cost reviews and project close-out. They will assist in the preparation of Owner, Subcontractor, and Vendor change orders and prepare reports as requested by the Project Manager.

An ideal candidate for this position will have a four-year degree in a construction related field or equivalent experience. This position offers a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefits package and room for advancement. Occasionally paid travel may be necessary. Position to be able to work in both office or onsite as necessary.

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Responsibilities:

  • Procure shop drawings, samples and other submittals per specifications.
  • Ensure current plans and specifications are issued to all project subcontractors, vendors, and on-site staff.
  • Ensure materials and equipment are released for fabrication in time for their delivery as required at the job site. Assist the Superintendent in expediting deliveries.
  • Communicate with subcontractors and suppliers in regard to schedule dates and report these communications to project team.
  • Maintain established procedures with the Owner, Architect and Engineer for obtaining information, approvals, and processing of all submittals.
  • Attend meetings and distribute meeting minutes.
  • Track all RFI’s, ASI’s, Submittals, Addenda and Project Costs throughout the duration of the project.
  • Obtain and submit all as-built drawings, guarantees, warranties, and required operating instructions at close-out.

Qualifications:

  • Four-year construction-related degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience.
  • Strong proficiency in Procore, Sage 300 (Timberline), BlueBeam, and MS Office.
  • Highly-developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to meet critical deadlines in high pressure situations.
  • Ability to communicate well and present information to clients, architects and engineers.
  • Personable and professional.
  • Must respect and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.

Project Manager

An immediate opening is available for a Project Manager to support our Camas, WA office. An ideal candidate for this position will have significant experience managing multiple commercial projects with skills in estimating, scheduling, buyout and client relations. This position offers a competitive salary and includes a strong benefits package with room for growth.

More Info

Responsibilities:

  • Sourcing and securing new business opportunities by establishing contacts and sustaining long term relationships.
  • Demonstrating a credible interface with clients, design professionals and consultants.
  • Estimating projects for future development.
  • Managing project buy-out.
  • Outlining work plan, establishing operational priorities and assigning duties, responsibilities, and scope of work.
  • Managing a project schedule with the Project Team.
  • Writing subcontracts and purchase orders.
  • Writing and reviewing Owner/Contractor agreements.
  • Completing chain of events paperwork to include RFI submittals, change orders and close-out documents.
  • Reviewing the operating results of the construction team and taking steps to ensure that appropriate measures are taken to correct any unsatisfactory results.
  • Running Owner/Architect/Contractor meetings and distributing meeting minutes.
  • Supervise completion of punch-lists and follow up on all warranty work.
  • Training, delegating and mentoring staff effectively.
  • Ensuring safety standards and regulations are followed.

Qualifications:

  • Four-year construction-related degree or equivalent combinations of technical training and/or related experience.
  • Proficient management, leadership, business development, and technical skills.
  • Competency in Procore, Timberline, BlueBeam, Microsoft Office (including Microsoft Project) strongly preferred.
  • Highly-developed written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate with project teams and management.
  • Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to meet critical deadlines in high pressure situations.
  • Ability to perform functions efficiently and accurately with minimal direct supervision.
  • Personable and professional.
  • Must respect and maintain confidentiality of sensitive information.