Jay Dee Contractors, is a nationally recognized construction firm and the largest underground tunneling contractor in Michigan. Since 1965, they have built a reputation for quality and safety while building a strong culture of performance and integrity. Jay Dee is looking to add an Administrative Assistant based in their Livonia, Michigan Corporate Office.
Jay Dee fosters a collaborative, team-based environment which includes free lunch on a daily basis! With a continued focus on its employees and their development, the Company provides ample opportunity to grow both personally and professionally. Additionally, this position offers a hybrid work schedule of 3 days in the office and 2 days of remote work.
The Administrative Assistant Position The Administrative Assistant supports a busy, thriving team! Supporting all human resources functions, the corporate office, and the executive leadership team means that no two days are the same. Organization, proactive thinking, the desire to learn, and a “can-do” attitude are essential attributes for this role.
The position reports to the HR Manager and assists with a wide range of HR functions including, but not limited to, hiring and onboarding processes, benefits enrollment processing, recruitment event planning, internship program oversight, and assisting with general policy updates. Additional office job responsibilities include, but are not limited to, administrative support to the executive leadership team, general marketing and social media updates, Company fleet management, event coordination and planning, and special projects as requested.
Targeted Experience, Skills and Abilities
Associates Degree in Business Administration or related field or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
Minimum of 5 years of general administrative/office experience.
Experience working in the construction industry is preferred, but not required.
Strong attention to detail with the ability to manage tight deadlines.
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with shifting priorities. Flexible, proactive and responsive.
Ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders in a professional manner.
Excellent verbal and written communication, time management, and organizational skills.
Technical capabilities with Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint.
Experience with Prezi, PhotoShop, Illustrator, or InDesign is a plus.
Compensation, Benefits, and Structure The position is full-time and permanent, with a competitive salary based on skills and experience.Jay Dee offers a comprehensive benefits package including 100% employer paid medical and dental coverage for employees and their eligible dependents, generous 401K matching, short term disability, long term disability, and life insurance coverage.
The Recruitment Process The recruiting process is designed to ensure that we make the right hire for this critical position and will include a combination of phone and in-person interviews, candidate assessments, a pre-employment background check and drug test.