Construction Pre-Bid Reporter
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Construction Pre-Bid Reporter

  • By Jenna Kraeger 

Build NY Online Planroom Service is looking for a full-time Construction News Reporter to research
and obtain timely and accurate information about construction projects that are in the planning
and/or design stages throughout Upstate New York


  • Identifies new sources for information about construction-related projects; establish contact
    and build relationships within the construction community for the purpose of developing story
  • Researches and monitors pertinent publications and outlets, including newspapers, web sites,
    government minutes and reports, etc. and extract relevant construction-related information.
  • Performs data entry for projects in the pre-bid phase of construction
  • Updates previously reported projects and report current information for various publications.
  • Responds to telephone and e-mail inquiries from members regarding information contained in
    the construction project news.
  • Represents the organization at industry functions, trade shows, field visits, etc. as required
  • Maintains current addresses, phone numbers, fax, email, etc. of all contacts within the
    planroom database
  • Communicates with other associated planrooms so that information is accurate in the online
  • Assists other members of the planroom as required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Other Skills:

  • Good keyboard skills for data entry.
  • Good reading and comprehension skills for reviewing spec books and projects.
  • Computer experience with the Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel and Outlook; database software and desk top publishing software
  • Team player
  • Works well in a small office environment