Construction Specialist

Tilson Technology Management, LLC

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Remote, CT

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Tilson is on a mission to build America's information infrastructure and we are seeking individuals from across the country to join us. Recognized on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. for eleven years in a row, Tilson is a high growth team of driven professionals with a national practice. We build high-performing teams who take on the largest and most impactful projects for our clients.

Position Details

Tilson is seeking a dynamic, detail-oriented person to join our project team in the design and construction of a large fiber optic installation project in Hartford, CT. This position reports to the Project Manager and works closely with engineering, construction, licensing, GIS and Accounts Receivable. The Construction Specialist is responsible for assisting with the scheduling and tracking of construction activities and inventory management. This position will understand the build process and use known metrics, critical thinking and sound judgement to create and maintain the schedule. This role may be asked to lead internal project initiatives. This position can be remote and may be asked to travel to market up to 15% of the time.


  • Responsible for the development of the monthly and quarterly construction schedule.
  • Works closely with the Construction Manager to develop subcontractor work-orders, and tracks jobs from assignment through invoicing.
  • Responsible to lead internal project initiatives critical to project construction.
  • Researching and gathering construction backup documentation needed to meet client invoicing requirements.
  • Understands and ensures subcontractor material requirements and assists with procurement when necessary.
  • Assembling documentation at each construction milestone to assist with internal reporting necessary to track and properly invoice project deliverables.
  • Assisting project teams with uploading construction documents to client portal.
  • Assisting Engineering team with gathering as-built documentation from our construction team.
  • Maintaining accurate construction records, managing data, and creating accurate reports.
  • Other duties as needed or assigned.


  • Must be able to work independently and with a team
  • Experience with Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Office
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel.
  • SalesForce/Site-Tracker experience preferred, not required.
  • 3GIS experience preferred, not required.
  • Comfortable navigating GIS based computer platforms.
  • The ability to pick up new tasks quickly.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Strong time management skills.
  • Experience with construction preferred, but not required.

We accomplish our mission with a team of experts working collaboratively on meaningful, impactful projects for our clients. Our team environment fosters intellectual curiosity, motivates employees, and cultivates talented people who work with purpose, mastery and autonomy. We strive to listen to our clients, partner with them as a team, and accept their goals as our own.

Tilson believes in Safety, Integrity, Accountability, Professionalism, Respect, and Composure. To learn more about Tilson, the benefits we offer and our values, we invite you visit our website or visit our LinkedIn, Glassdoor, or Facebook pages for an inside glimpse at our culture.

Successful candidates will be required to submit to criminal background check and may be subject to a drug screen.

Tilson is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.