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We pride ourselves in offering a flexible and dynamic workplace. We are a growing company with many opportunities for you to make an impact.

35 North offers a competitive benefits package that includes:

  • 401k with 3% employer contribution
  • Profit Sharing
  • Employer paid life insurance and long-term disability
  • Full medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Paid time-off and holidays
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Current job openings

We are looking for talented, motivated, and enthusiastic individuals to join our team!

ACCOUNTANT
We are seeking an Accountant with experience in the AEC industry. A qualified candidate will be highly organized, detail-oriented, and possess the ability to work effectively both independently and in a team setting. Experience with Deltek Vantagepoint system is highly preferred. This is a full-time, permanent position.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Set-up projects in Deltek Vantagepoint system
  • Prepares client invoices during the monthly billing cycle, including verifying the accuracy of invoice information, fee type and coding; contacts vendor as needed regarding any discrepancies
  • Manages accounts receivables; Works with Directors and Project Managers to keep track of and resolve Client aged AR
  • Complete bank reconciliations within accounting system
  • Ensures data integrity of accounting system
  • Provide project reports and financial analyses monthly and as requested by Directors and Project Managers
  • Perform ad-hoc analyses, administrative tasks, and special projects as required
  • Update and maintain project budget Excel spreadsheets
  • Responds quickly and attentively to the requests of the Directors and Project Managers related to contracts, billing, and reporting

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 5-7 years of standard accounting experience required, preferably in the AEC industry
  • Must possess strong familiarity with finance/accounting activities including P&L, AR, AP, accruals, billings, forecast, budget, etc.
  • Deltek Vantagepoint software experience a strong plus
  • QuickBooks software experience preferred
  • Microsoft Office proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
  • Full comprehension of project cost accounting
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, displaying professionalism when assisting others
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ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR OF COST MANAGEMENT AND ESTIMATING
35 North is currently looking for an Associate Director of Cost Management and Estimating to join our growing team! This role is based in our corporate office located in the Durham, NC.

Are you passionate about cost estimating? Do you enjoy leading a team and working closely with clients? Are you committed to delivering exceptional results? If so, we want to talk with you!

Our Cost Management team is major part of our overall service portfolio. Our project pipeline is extremely varied. We work on everything from private corporate expansions to higher education buildings, and federally funded projects. As a company, we are highly committed and passionate about our work. We focus on exceptional results and lasting relationships.

In the Associate Director role, you will work closely with both our clients and our team members. You will be responsible for managing the delivery of quality solutions to our clients which include conceptual estimates, detailed cost estimates, constructability reviews, reconciliations, and more, as well as assist in the maintenance of client relationships. This will require the ability to manage, lead and mentor junior team members in aid of the development and delivery of projects. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with a passion for precision and customer service.

We are looking for positive and skilled individuals who are excited to be part of a dynamic and growing team.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure client satisfaction with cost management performance
  • Manage estimate QAQC and review process
  • Plan / Maintain cost management team utilization
  • Manage monthly cost management invoicing
  • Support Director and BD team in developing / target new business leads
  • Perform cost estimates, from conceptual design to detailed construction level documentation
  • Lead project estimate process from kickoff through completion
  • Lead estimate development for: indirect costs, escalation/risk contingencies/forecasting, executive summaries, reconciliation, benchmarking, risk analysis, constructability reviews
  • Act as a mentor and assist in the development of team members

 

Required Qualifications:

  • The Associate Director must be located in the Raleigh-Durham area of North Carolina, or be willing to relocate
  • 5+ years of construction estimating experience
  • 3+ years of managing a team
  • Degree in Civil/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management, Quantity Surveying or similar preferred; a combination of education and work experience will also be considered
  • Proficiency in On-Screen Takeoff (or similar take-off software), Bluebeam, Excel, and other Microsoft related software, CostX preferred
  • Ability to interact very well with different types of clients
  • Be a critical-thinker, self-starter, and creative problem solver
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SENIOR COST MANAGER
35 North is currently looking for a Senior Cost Manager to join our growing Cost Management Team!

Are you passionate about cost estimating? Do you enjoy leading a team and working closely with clients? Are you committed to delivering exceptional results? If so, we want to talk with you!

Our Cost Management team is major part of our overall service portfolio. Our project pipeline is extremely varied. We work on everything from private corporate expansions to higher education buildings, and federally funded projects. As a company, we are highly committed and passionate about our work. We focus on exceptional results and lasting relationships.

In the Senior Cost Manager role, you’ll work closely with both our clients and our team members.

You will be responsible for managing the delivery of quality solutions to our clients which include conceptual estimates, detailed cost estimates, constructability reviews, reconciliations, and more, as well as assist in the maintenance of client relationships. This will require the ability to manage, lead and mentor junior team members in aid of the development and delivery of projects. The successful candidate will be a self-starter with a passion for precision and customer service.

We are looking for positive and skilled individuals who are excited to be part of a dynamic and growing team.

Here are some responsibilities:

  • Perform cost estimates, from conceptual design to detailed construction level documentation
  • Ensure client satisfaction with cost management performance
  • Lead project estimate process from kickoff through completion
  • Lead project risk and pricing analysis
  • Lead estimate development for: indirect costs, escalation/risk contingencies/forecasting, executive summaries, reconciliation, benchmarking, risk analysis, constructability reviews
  • Source material and equipment quotes
  • Assist in establishing scope of work and task hours on a project level
  • Lead individual and group training on a project level
  • Act as a mentor and assist in the development of team members

Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of construction estimating experience
  • Degree in Civil/Electrical/Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management, Quantity Surveying or similar preferred; a combination of education and work experience will also be considered
  • Proficiency in On-Screen Takeoff (or similar take-off software), Bluebeam, Excel, and other Microsoft related software, CostX preferred
  • Be a critical-thinker, self-starter, and creative problem solver
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PROJECT MANAGER WITH EXPERIENCE IN LIFE SCIENCES
35 North is currently looking for a Project Manager with experience in regulated industries to join our growing team! This is a full-time permanent position that could alternate between our corporate office in Durham, NC, and the client’s locations nationwide.

We are looking for a positive and skilled individual who is excited to be part of a dynamic and growing team. In this Project Manager role, you will be responsible for planning and overseeing the client’s projects, ensuring they are completed in a timely fashion and within budget. You will plan and designate project resources, prepare budgets, monitor progress, and keep stakeholders informed the entire process.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with Customer’s representatives to develop project execution strategy
  • Work with project team to develop project options and phasing concepts
  • Determine and define project scope and Client’s objectives
  • Setup complex projects, including staff plans, budgets, and project controls
  • Predict and effectively manage resources needed to reach project objectives
  • Prepare budget based on scope of work and resource requirements
  • Develop and manage quality control, document control, and communication plans
  • Provide constructability and document reviews during design development
  • Review design with project team to assure process-specific safety design features
  • Track project costs to meet Client’s final expected cost requirements
  • Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan for customers
  • Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders
  • Solicit and secure contractors and consultants through RFP processes
  • Manage contracts with contractors and consultants
  • Utilize industry best current Good Manufacturing Practices during execution
  • Monitor progress and make adjustments as needed
  • Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement
  • Work collaboratively and build effective relationships with Client’s project team, owners and final users, design team, contractors, and local jurisdictional personnel
  • Maintain a positive attitude in a fast-paced environment

Required Qualifications:

  • Engineering, Technical, or Life Science degrees preferred
  • Less than 5 years of experience as construction manager for junior levels, 5-15 years of experience as construction manager for proficient levels, 15+ years of experience as construction manager for senior levels
  • Organizational skills, oral & written communication, and team attitude
  • Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful in managing stakeholders
  • Strong understanding of mechanical, electrical, and automation systems
  • Ability to compile, analyze, summarize, and present data in a concise manner
  • Excellent analytical skills and proven ability to solve problems creatively
  • Strong familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practices
  • Experience seeing projects from conceptual design through operations
  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline
  • Experience working on regulated industries and knowledge of regulatory and compliance requirements: FDA regulations, Good Engineering Practices (GEP), current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) and Good Documentation Practices (GDP).
  • Familiarity with the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) as related to cGMP in Manufacturing, Processing, Packaging, and Holding of Drugs and Finished Pharmaceuticals; Dietary Supplement & Human Food; Biological Products & General Biological Products Standards; Good Clinical Practices for Medical devices; and, Quality Systems regulations.
  • Previous project experience in one or more of the following technologies and platforms: manufacturing and utilities systems; clean and aseptic rooms; clean-in-place (CIP); steam-in-place (SIP); autoclaves; vapor hydrogen peroxide (VHP) sterilization; solid dose preparation areas; powder feeding and continuous manufacturing; blending, milling, granulation, and formulation; fermentation, purification, and conjugation processes,; controlled temperature environments; injectables sterile fill and packaging facilities; conveyors and clean packaging automation; GMP warehousing; and, automated storage and retrieval warehouse systems.
  • Proficient with computerized systems, information technology, and information systems related to project and construction software packages

Compensation will be determined based on education, years of construction management experience, and alignment within the Life Science industry.

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CONSTRUCTION MANAGER WITH EXPERIENCE IN LIFE SCIENCES
35 North is currently looking for a Construction Manager with experience in regulated industries to join our growing team! This is a full-time permanent position that could alternate between our corporate office in Durham, NC, and the client’s locations nationwide.

At 35 North, Construction Managers usually function as owners’ representatives in complex construction project settings. The Construction Manager will be responsible for overseeing construction projects and assure that projects stay in budget, on schedule, and that quality meets the owner’s objectives and expectations. This role will also work with customers and general contractors to develop project execution strategy, logistic plans, and project-specific safety plans; as well as, support clients in the project setup process; including, construction contract reviews, staff plans, budgets, and project processes.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with Customer’s representatives to develop project execution strategy
  • Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion
  • Work with customers and general contractors to develop project execution strategy, logistic plans, and project-specific safety plans
  • Support clients in the project setup process; including construction contract reviews, staff plans, budgets, and project processes
  • Predict and manage construction support resources in an effective and efficient manner
  • Prepare construction budget based on scope of work and resource requirements
  • Track project costs to meet construction budget
  • Develop and manage a detailed project schedule and work plan
  • Develop subcontractor scopes, buyout, and day-to-day management
  • Solicit and secure contractors through RFP process
  • Perform periodic walkthroughs of the construction site and provide feedback to the general contractor and subcontractors
  • Provide practical knowledge performing construction safety and construction quality control audits
  • Review and approve submittals from the general contractor and coordinate with engineering
  • Develop and manage quality control, document control, and communication plans
  • Provide project updates on a consistent basis to various stakeholders
  • Solicit and secure contractors and consultants through RFP processes
  • Manage contracts with contractors and consultants
  • Utilize industry best current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP) during execution
  • Monitor progress and adjust as needed
  • Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement
  • Work collaboratively and build effective relationships with Client’s project team, owners and final users, design team, contractors, and local jurisdictional personnel
  • Maintain a positive attitude in a fast-paced environment

Required Qualifications:

  • Engineering, Technical, or Life Science degrees preferred
  • Less than 5 years of experience as construction manager for junior levels, 5-15 years of experience as construction manager for proficient levels, 15+ years of experience as construction manager for senior levels
  • Organizational skills, oral & written communication, and team attitude
  • Strong interpersonal skills and extremely resourceful in managing stakeholders
  • Strong understanding of mechanical, electrical, and automation systems
  • Ability to compile, analyze, summarize, and present data in a concise manner
  • Excellent analytical skills and proven ability to solve problems creatively
  • Strong familiarity with construction management software tools, methodologies, and best practices
  • Experience seeing projects from conceptual design through operations
  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline
  • Experience working on regulated industries and knowledge of regulatory and compliance requirements: FDA regulations, Good Engineering Practices (GEP), current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), and Good Documentation Practices (GDP)
  • Familiarity with the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) as related to cGMP in Manufacturing, Processing, Packaging, and Holding of Drugs and Finished Pharmaceuticals; Dietary Supplement & Human Food; Biological Products & General Biological Products Standards; Good Clinical Practices for Medical Devices; and, Quality Systems Regulations.
  • Previous project experience in one or more of the following technologies and platforms: manufacturing and utilities systems; clean and aseptic rooms; clean-in-place (CIP); steam-in-place (SIP); autoclaves; vapor hydrogen peroxide (VHP) sterilization; solid dose preparation areas; powder feeding and continuous manufacturing; blending, milling, granulation, and formulation; fermentation, purification, and conjugation processes,; controlled temperature environments; injectables sterile fill and packaging facilities; conveyors and clean packaging automation; GMP warehousing; and, automated storage and retrieval warehouse systems.
  • Proficient with computerized systems, information technology, and information systems related to project and construction software packages.

Compensation will be determined based on education, years of construction management experience, and alignment within the Life Science industry.

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COMMISSIONING ENGINEER WITH EXPERIENCE IN LIFE SCIENCES
35 North is currently looking for a Commissioning Engineer with experience in regulated industries to join our growing team! This is a full-time permanent position that could alternate between our corporate office in Durham, NC, and the client’s locations nationwide.

Commissioning Engineers perform commissioning testing on facilities and manufacturing equipment; author commissioning plans, risk assessments, commissioning protocol, and standard operating procedures; and, provide client support for projects either independently or as part of a larger team.  In addition, commissioning engineers initiate, develop, and lead projects and teams at client sites. They are accountable for project initiation, inception, design, development, implementation, management, follow-up, and maintenance.  Commissioning engineers take an active approach to champion projects and providing client support.

Required Qualifications:

  • Engineering, Technical, or Life Science degrees preferred
  • Less than 5 years of experience as commissioning engineer for junior levels, 5-15 years of experience as commissioning engineer for proficient levels, 15+ years of experience as commissioning engineer for senior levels
  • Proficient at technical writing of documents such as: commissioning master plans (CMP): user requirements specifications (URS): risk assessments (RA): design qualification (DQ): factory acceptance tests (FAT): site acceptance tests (SAT): pre-functional tests (PFT): functional tests (FT): commissioning test plans (CTP): integrated system tests (IST): maintenance, calibration, and spare parts assessments and plans: standard operating procedures (SOP): procedures: and, guidelines
  • Experience working on regulated industries and knowledge of regulatory and compliance requirements: FDA regulations, USDA regulations, Good Engineering Practices (GEP), current Good Manufacturing Practices (cGMP), and Good Documentation Practices (GDP)
  • Familiarity with the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) as related to cGMP in Manufacturing, Processing, Packaging, and Holding of Drugs and Finished Pharmaceuticals; Dietary Supplement & Human Food; Biological Products & General Biological Products Standards; Good Clinical Practices for Medical Devices; and, Quality Systems regulations
  • Previous project experience in one or more of the following technologies and platforms: manufacturing and utilities systems; clean and aseptic rooms; clean-in-place (CIP); steam-in-place (SIP); autoclaves; vapor hydrogen peroxide (VHP) sterilization; solid dose preparation areas; powder feeding and continuous manufacturing; blending, milling, granulation, and formulation; fermentation, purification, and conjugation processes,; controlled temperature environments; injectables sterile fill and packaging facilities; conveyors and clean packaging automation; GMP warehousing; and, automated storage and retrieval warehouse systems.
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