248.374.1100 27333 Meadowbrook Rd., Ste. 100, Novi, MI 48377

Oliver/Hatcher Careers

At Oliver/Hatcher, we build structures worth millions of dollars, but our most valuable assets are the employees that make up our team.

We’re currently working on filling four positions and are looking for individuals who are passionate and committed to having a career in the construction industry. If you feel you would be a good fit with our team and have experience working with construction professionals, please consider applying for one of these positions.

A team environment, recognition, and personal growth are key elements in a career at Oliver/Hatcher Construction. If you have the talent and desire to build on the Oliver/Hatcher Difference, we invite you to send your resume via email or hard copy to our Novi office

Oliver/Hatcher Construction is a full-service construction management and general contracting firm experienced in all types of projects, including industrial, office, healthcare, renovation/re-development, commercial, and retail projects.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:


- Actively manage and maintain safety on-site, such as toolbox talks, safety checklists, and continuous observation for safe work practices in compliance with all OSHA regulations and corporate Safety Manual
- On-site field supervision
- Monitor and enforce quality workmanship
- Direct, coordinate, and facilitate meetings for owners, subcontractors, architects, and local authorities
- Develop site logistics plans for entire project to maximize productivity and minimize impact to building occupants
- Run weekly subcontractor coordination meetings
- Secure municipal inspections as necessary during entire construction process and for final Certificate of Occupancy
- Coordinate material storage on-site with trailers and equipment
- Determine initial job set-up requirements
- Maintain an organized and clean site
- Develop and maintain on-site Subcontractor, Owner, and Municipal relations
- Oversee creation and completion of punchlist process
- Ensure subcontractors are working per construction documents
- Schedule and facilitate owner training and commissioning of equipment

*Planning, Document Control, and Cost Management

- Anticipate, plan, and coordinate all site activities
- Maintain overall project schedule using Microsoft Project in coordination with Project Manager
- Scheduling of all trade and material deliveries
- Develop and maintain weekly Three Week Look-Ahead schedules
- Maintain as-built drawings, photos, and documentation
- Document key or pertinent conversations and phone calls
- Maintain on-site document control including project binders, shop drawings, construction drawings, and any other relevant construction documentation
- Complete detailed Daily Reports
- Keep project drawings current; continuous review of drawings and details
- Become familiar with all contract provisions
- Manage the cost of all General Conditions items
- Ability to interpret subcontractor questions and compose correspondence (RFIs) to architects and engineers
- Manage submittals and RFI process in coordination with Project Manager
- Document subcontractor requests for additional work and inform Project Manager


- Communicate daily with Project Manager
- Miscellaneous general labor on an as-needed basis
- Involvement with implementation of existing ISO 9001 program


- Minimum seven years commercial/industrial construction experience
- College degree in related field is a plus
- Must have multiple project experience in excess of $5 million
- Strong sitework background, computer and scheduling skills required
- Utilize current technology, tablet/iPad, and construction related applications – i.e., PlanGrid
Oliver/Hatcher Construction is a full-service construction management and general contracting firm experienced in all types of projects including industrial, office, healthcare, renovation / re-development, commercial, and retail projects.

*Position Requirements

- 5-10 years experience in the industrial/commercial construction industry
- Bachelor’s degree in construction or related field
- A strong conceptual estimating background is highly desirable for this position.
- Multitrade knowledge and experience (steel, concrete, masonry, carpentry, electrical, plumbing, etc).
- Proficient in computer technology (On-Screen Takeoff, Bluebeam, AutoCAD Review, MS Office, MS Project, etc.).
- Strong communication, writing, and interpersonal skills.

* Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Prepare budget estimates, detailed and accurate bid estimates, and bid packages, potentially on short turnaround time for projects ranging from $500k to $50MM
- Must be able to read and fully understand project drawings and specifications for all trades: Architecturals, MEP, Structurals, Sprinkler, Fire Alarm, etc.
- Prepare RFIs as needed.
- Solicit and evaluate scope completeness of proposals from multiple trade subcontractors, and effectively communicate and negotiate with subcontractors
- Identify and track changes to drawings through addendums, bulletins, and revisions, including follow through with subcontractors
- Attend job site walk throughs and effectively communicate and coordinate with project superintendents and subs
- Produce accurate and thorough takeoffs, including pricing of work
- Create project estimates and analysis of subcontractor and supplier bids
- Conduct post-bid and pre-buy meetings and negotiation/scope review meetings
- Once construction documents are released, work with Architects, Owners, and Engineers to formulate accurate and complete budgets
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