Construction Manager

Job Type

Full Time


Details: 76,714.00




362 Green Street
Floor 3
United States


The Cambridge Housing Authority seeks qualified applicants for the above position within the Planning and Development Department of the Agency. Reporting directly to the Director of Planning and Development, or his/her designee this position is responsible for the evaluation, administration, and enforcement of construction contracts for a significant portion of CHA’s modernization and development programs. Responsibilities include technical review, technical planning, public bidding, as well as the negotiation and processing of change orders. This position creates and publishes a significant volume of documentation, reports, and Board recommendations. The Construction Manager will supervise members of the construction and planning staff, when necessary. Solid communication skills are required, as this position regularly meets with contractors, consultants, and residents in order to resolve outstanding issues/problems. 



We offer an excellent benefits package including health insurance, dental insurance and MBTA T-Pass discount. 

Salary – Grade 14 - $76,714.00 

Deadline for application: November 2, 2018

It is the policy of the Cambridge Housing Authority to give preference in employment to Section 3- eligible individuals. The Cambridge Housing Authority is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. Minorities, handicapped and others are encouraged to apply 


TDD 1-800-545-1833, x 112 (telecommunications devices for the deaf)

Level of Language Proficiency


Preferred candidates will possess a Bachelor’s degree, coupled with (5) five years of demonstrable, large-scale ($2 to $25 million range or larger), construction management experience.  Prior supervisory experience and considerable knowledge of Massachusetts building codes, Federal, State and local bidding procedures would be considered a plus.

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Please send cover letter and resume to: Cambridge Housing Authority 

                                                              362 Green Street, 3rd Floor 

                                                               Cambridge, MA 02139                

Electronic submissions may be made to: 

Please reference position title in subject line                                                       

Attn: Human Resources Department