Construction Project Manager/Sign Language Translator

Company Information

Company Name: Norbut Renovations

Position: Permanent

Start Date: ASAP


1241 University Ave.
Rochester, NY 14607
United States

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Job Description for Construction Project Manager/Sign Language Translator

As a full-service design/build company, our mission is to deliver innovative problem solving and superior craftsmanship while fulfilling our commitment to client satisfaction. This position is key to our team's success and continued growth in the residential and commercial property sectors.

We are a very fast-paced, innovative firm in need of a Construction Project Manager who can communicate with our deaf team members via American Sign Language. Construction experience and ASL proficiency are a must to be considered for this position.
Essential Duties:

  • Providing interpreting services for signed and spoken discourse between staff, clients, vendors, sub-contractors, and local building departments
  • Assisting with design and construction plans for commercial and residential renovations
  • Collaborating with Design Team to establish budgets, record accurate measurements, develop take-off quantities, obtain quotes, create production schedules, and revise drawings as necessary
  • Ensuring drawings are labeled and finished schedules are related to vendors and sub-contractors
  • Managing sub-contractors to ensure they deliver high-quality work in line with production schedules
  • Supervising safety training for our crew and inspecting work sites to ensure OSHA compliance
  • Verifying that work sites are clean and trailers are stocked and prepared in advance of each workday
  • Overseeing product deliveries to shop or site as the production schedule intends
  • Consistently meeting or exceeding timelines, budget targets and company goals
  • Creating and revising internal documents relating to our best practices and procedures
  • Researching new software, tools and innovative materials to use in our renovations

Job Requirements for Construction Project Manager/Sign Language Translator

Skill Requirements:

  • Proficiency in American Sign Language (ASL)
  • Positive, solution-based leader and problem solver
  • Comfortable presenting to clients, investors and stakeholders
  • Experienced with taking field measurements and space planning
  • Strong math, communication, plan-reading and precise-measurement skills
  • Able to multi-task, delegate and meet tight deadlines on several ongoing projects
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and adaptable to PC and mobile team workflow tools
  • Organized, punctual and self-directed with high attention to detail and billable hours
  • Experience in luxury residential construction or commercial acquisition and restoration

Preferred Candidates:

  • Strong interest in architecture, the environment and renewable energy
  • Construction management, engineering or architecture experience
  • Commercial/residential zoning and local regulation knowledge
  • Clean, valid driver’s license and reliable transportation
  • Flexibility to work more than 40 hours per week
  • Three (3) professional and/or ASL references

Interested candidates please send your resume to Jenelle Harriff at:

Resume Information

Majors Desired

Liberal Arts

Candidates should apply directly by sending:

Three Professional and/or ASL References

Contact Information

Name: Jenelle Harriff

Title: Office Manager


Phone: 585-426-4200 (Voice)

Fax: 585-426-2517