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Current Job Listings

Trauner Consulting Services 

Construction Consultant (Accountant)

Trauner Consulting Services is seeking talented individuals who possess experience in forensic accounting of construction projects and want to expand their skills beyond the accounting world.  This opportunity includes forensic analysis of project documents to determine delays, inefficiency, and damages; development and review of critical path method schedules; and owner’s agent services, such as bid advertisement and award, project management, and change order evaluation and management. 

The successful candidate should have an Accounting degree, be a CPA or have the ability to become a CPA, strong writing skills, and the ability to think critically.  Candidates who can show familiarity with the damages associated with construction impacts will be given strong consideration.

Company Profile:

As a respected national leader in its niche, Trauner Consulting Services, Inc. is looking for talented, analytical, self-motivated individuals who are interested in construction management processes and are willing to dig into the details to answer a question or solve a problem.  We provide our clients with a full range of services: scheduling, claims analysis and dispute resolution, construction management/project oversight, surety completion, innovative project delivery, specification writing and other technical document development services, research, and training.  We are an equal opportunity employer and offer competitive salaries and benefits. 

Please email your RESUME and PROJECT LIST to Phillyjobs@traunerconsulting.com


Clemens construction company, inc 


Clemens is seeking an Estimator with 5-7 years of experience. Individual must be familiar with Negotiated and Lump Sum Bids, and be proficient in Excel, Blue Beam, MS Project and Building Information Modeling (BIM) software. Experience with Self-Perform Carpentry and knowledge of Philadelphia sub pool are advantageous. The successful candidate will perform a broad range of estimating services for projects up to $10 million, including the preparation of in-depth cost estimates based on schematic, DD and CD document sets, the formulation of detailed take-offs, and the development of thorough bid coverage, preliminary construction schedules and logistics plans. The position also entails the coordination of subcontractor site walk-throughs and participation in presentation and design meetings.





  • 3-5 years of experience required
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, 3D and other modeling software programs
  • Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite (i.e. Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator)
  • Excellent verbal/written and graphic/visualization presentation skills required
  • Interior Design Degree from an accredited school
  • Experience with furniture, material and color selections and specifications
  • Experience with corporate office and workplace projects as well as advanced technology industry projects is preferred such as R&D labs, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, food & nutrition, and/or consumer products


Position Summary:
CRB is looking for an energetic, self-motivated, pro-active, organized, and well-rounded individual that has a thorough understanding of technical aspects of interior design for this position. Having an interest in R&D labs, biotech and pharmaceutical manufacturing facility design and construction is a plus. In addition, the candidate must possess the skills required to successfully execute project tasks, have a strong work ethic, excellent communication skills, and be a dynamic team player. Candidate must demonstrate the ability to plan, and organize work to meet project assignments and possess excellent collaboration/communication skills in order to interface with clients and coordinate with other technical disciplines. The successful candidate will be expected to represent CRB in a professional manner.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

    • Developing project documents (e.g. construction drawings, furniture and finish specifications, etc.) to client, regulatory, and industry standards.
    • Developing finish schemes & presentation materials.
    • Maintaining Finish Resource Library by meeting with Manufacturer’s Reps to update samples and learn about new applications and solutions.
    • Coordinating with other disciplines and other internal and external team members (e.g. vendors, clients, and contractors).
    • Researching materials and methods as required.
    • Assisting with proposal preparation within the architectural discipline.
    • Working with the Lead Architect/Interior Designer and clients to assess needs and develop an associated project program.
    • Developing conceptual designs and coordinating with the design team at the direction of the Lead Architect and Interior Designer
    • Developing the BIM model for design concepts, coordinating with the BIM Coordinator and all other internal and external project team members.
    • Participating in discipline related internal and external project communication and coordination.





    • 10- 15 plus years of experience required
    • 10 plus years of experience of laboratory planning experience required
    • Proficiency in Revit, Microsoft Office Suite and AutoCAD, required
    • Excellent communication and presentation skills required
    • Entrepreneurial, client focused, and leadership skills required
    • Flexibility to travel (moderate) both locally and nationally required
    • Bachelor of Architecture Professional Degree or a Bachelor of Science (Biology, Chemistry) Professional Degree from an accredited college required, Masters preferred
    • Architectural licensure in practicing states and NCARB Certification preferred
    • Lead lab planning and direct junior lab planners working on a variety of different Science and Technology projects.
    • Experience leading programming and planning of Science & Technology projects including R&D labs and pilot plants for biotechnology, pharmaceutical and high-tech clients in public, private and academic sectors.

Position Summary:
CRB is looking for an energetic, self-motivated, and dynamic team-oriented individual that has a desire to continue to elevate CRB’s lab planning expertise in the science and technology markets. The successful candidate will have the ability to lead all phases of lab planning including programming, planning, feasibility, scope and concept development and must possess the skills required to successfully lead lab planning by defining and developing client relationships and using these contacts to define opportunities and land the work.  Additionally, the successful candidate will have experience including intimate knowledge of growth platforms such as oncology, immunology, neurology, and cardiology. Furthermore, the successful candidate shall display a solid working knowledge of the International Building Code (IBC) and National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) Codes as they relate to the development of overall lab planning concepts, layouts and detailing.  Project sizes will vary and will include both existing building tenant improvements and new construction. The successful candidate will be expected to represent CRB in a professional manner.  

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Lead the programming of lab, pilot plant and other high-tech facilities.
  • Lead the documentation of laboratory systems and user requirements including casework systems, lab utility service fixture selections, lab equipment and overall coordination with MEP systems and design to assure seamless integration.
  • Meet with users to develop the program requirements and turn the program requirements into layouts for the planned facility.
  • Collaborate with the project team in early scoping meetings by developing planning grids, lab organizational models, services distribution concepts and overall coordination with the other disciplines.
  • Participate in ongoing business development activities related to laboratory planning in the public, private and academic sectors.
  • Develop marketing material and use to present CRB lab planning expertise to new and existing clients.
  • Participate in marketing activities by attending potential client visits, documenting project requirements and assisting in proposal preparations
  • Develop project resource plans and pricing for proposals within the lab planning discipline.
  • Support proposal preparation for projects in the S&T market.
  • Participate in marketing presentations and client interviews.
  • Take responsibility for lab planning discipline related internal and external project communications.
  • Mentoring junior lab planning staff and assist in their professional development.
  • Participate in trade presentations such as I2SL, Tradeline, etc.
  • Author Lab Journal articles
  • Traveling as required (locally and nationally) for client development and project responsibilities





  • College degree or equivalent experience
  • Over 10 years experience on similar projects
  • Demonstrated success in managing construction activities on mid-sized projects 

Special Skills:

  • Proficient in managing and directing people, communications (both written and verbal), negotiation skills
  • computer skills with Microsoft Office products and corporate standards 


  • Ensure adherence to the company's safety program in-all phases and areas of the project
  • Participate with the management in preparing Project Execution Plan; schedule of construction activities; organization structure; manpower and construction equipment requirements
  • Provide input into the preparation of all job cost reports to accurately reflect actual costs
  • Direct and control the project to meet specifications and schedule to produce the expected profit
  • Direct and supervise the activities of the Planners in the performance of their duties
  • Inform management and subcontractors promptly of any construction schedule changes
  • Supervise craft superintendents to meet construction schedules
  • Assure that adequate craft manpower is provided as required to meet construction schedules
  • Analyze construction equipment requirements, provide equipment, and release equipment
  • Review all requests for change orders with the Construction Project Manager to assure that adequate provisions for direct costs, and time extensions, are properly documented, and promptly submitted
  • Become familiar with and enforce all company policies
  • Knowledgeable of Contract terms and conditions and Subcontract terms and conditions
  • Knowledgeable of all design documents
  • Supervise craft superintendents in coordinating the activities of subcontractors
  • Supervise the craft superintendents to ensure proper utilization of labor, material, and equipment
  • Assist with the hiring, training, and development of personnel to accept future supervisory and management responsibility
  • Appraise the performance of all superintendents and planners on the project semi-annually, establish acceptable standards of performance, and motivate employees to improve their leadership capability
  • Ensure that craft superintendents are trained, knowledgeable and performing at the required quality level
  • Participate in project kick off meeting with local building trades
  • Cooperate with the Owner and his representatives and keep them informed of construction progress

Responsible and accountable to a Project or Construction Manager for directly managing a project's construction activities to meet specifications within budgeted cost by the scheduled completion date. Coordinate, plan and supervise craft superintendents, contractors and/ or craft activities on projects.  Safety- OSHA 10 and 30 hour is preferred.





  • BS of Science, Engineering or Construction Management

Preferred Training and Skills:

  • OSHA 10 hour training
  • Excellent computer skills, MS Office Products
  • PMWeb and Expedition
  • Excellent Communication and organizational skills
  • Capable of managing time to complete more than one task as necessary
  • Primavera P3, Contractor or MS Project

Position Summary:

Responsible for supporting the Construction Manager and other project management in executing project activities to support the construction of assigned construction project to ensure that the work performed is in conformance with the project objectives and the requirements of the construction documents. Primary areas of responsibility include: bidding support, executing the submittal process, RFI management, document control, verification of as-builts, supporting quality control and safety, executing equipment receiving process, managing closeout documentation.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Assist with the preparation of work bid packages.
  • Attend Subcontractor Pre-bid Meetings.
  • Assist with the preparation of Bid Tabulations.
  • Attend Bid Award Meetings, take notes and prepare meeting minutes.
  • Assist with Constructability Reviews.
  • Assist the Project Manager with the development of a Project Execution Plan.
  • Attend project meetings with the Owner.
  • Attend Weekly Subcontractor Coordination meetings, take notes and prepare meeting minutes.
  • Support CM and PM with Monthly Status Reports.
  • Assist with performing Quality and Safety Inspections.
  • Log and track Shop Drawings status.
  • Investigate field discrepancies and coordinate resolution with the Engineer.
  • Maintain As-Built drawings.
  • Manage the control of Construction Documents (drawings, specifications, submittals and RFIs).
  • Track and coordinate issuance of design changes.
  • Assist with the change control process.
  • Receive and inspect equipment/materials ordered by CRB.



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