We’re Looking For a Few Good Team -mates!

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We at the Nichols Construction Team value a true Team dynamic when it comes to our family of employees. We are not just a company – we are a true family who works together to solve problems and get the job done. Our company offers multiple benefits including health, vision, dental insurances, and 401K options. We are always looking to add skilled trade craft workers to our family any time of the year. If you think you’d make a great addition to the company, or would like some more information call 585-427-9480 extension 143 for our Hiring Manager Ric Carley, or stop into our office located at 75 Highpower Rd, Rochester, NY 14623 and fill out an application and hand in your resume!

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Construction Project Superintendent

Position Summary:

The Project Superintendent is responsible for leading and directing the overall on-site coordination, administration, direction, construction, and resource allocation for a project.  Contingent on size of project, may also function as a project lead person, leading a team of trades people to perform a specific project or project task.


  • Develop and maintain customer relationships and provide immediate response to customers’ needs.
  • Supervise the total on-site construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget, and schedule. Includes interfacing with client representatives, project managers, architect/engineer representatives, other contractors, etc., to create a cooperative team-based job site environment.
  • Plan, coordinate and supervise on-site functions including scheduling, material control/purchasing, job site quality control, and safety.
  • Supervise trade associates and/or other contractors as required by the contract.
  • May authorize and/or approve all project personnel transactions, purchase requisitions, field design change requests, etc.
  • Provide technical assistance i.e., interpretation of drawings, recommending construction methods and equipment, etc., as required.
  • Assist Project Manager in developing and implementing project procedures, establishing project schedules, working documents standards, etc.
  • Ensure that on-site personnel comply with project procedures, safety program requirements, work policies. Document all violations; notify Project Manager, recommend/implement corrective actions as required.
  • Assume responsibility for daily job reporting, time keeping and accident reporting.
  • Handle and properly code all delivery tickets.
  • Assume responsibility for productivity of trades, efficient use of materials and equipment, and contractual performance of the project.
  • Monitor, control and enforce company safety and hazard communication policy to assure compliance with OSHA requirements, project procedures and work policies. Document all violations; notify Project Manager.
  • Mentor and assist with the development of an associate in the Project Superintendent-in-Training position.


We are seeking an individual who portrays the company’s dedication to excellence in providing prompt, courteous and professional service to all who call on the organization, for whatever purpose.

Educational / Experience Requirements Include:

• Superior communication (correct English usage, grammar, spelling, punctuation and vocabulary) and business office protocol skills, attained through academia and/or at least five years of professional experience.
• Significant knowledge and experience with personal computer software experience in Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Outlook.
• Knowledge of Adobe Acrobat Reader editing software


• Operate the telephone system.
• Welcome and announce visitors, and provide for amenities as appropriate.
• Process incoming mail – open, date-stamp, sort and distribute daily.

  • Purchase and receive office supplies and maintain inventory (including snacks).
    • Arrange/receive delivery/pick-up services (e.g.: couriers, Federal Express, UPS).
    • Key operator for copy, facsimile, postage and binding machines; maintain supplies; and arrange for technical service.
    • Manage the schedule for conference areas.
    • Manage company contacts in Microsoft Outlook.
    • Maintain the appearance of the reception and conference areas.
    • Review, edit and compile professional documents, such as correspondence, reports, proposals and materials for publication and presentation.
    • Coordinate internal and external special acknowledgements, events and functions (luncheons, holiday parties, etc.).
    • Through the use of computer technology, customize promotional and marketing materials, such as company and customer logo displays, etc.
    • Coordinate associate work apparel program.
    • Assist with travel and accommodation plans.
    • Other duties as apparent or assigned.

Commercial Mason
Concrete Demolition, Footers, Foundations, Curbs, Sidewalks, Stairs, Poured Walls, Tilt Up and Masonry Block and Brick Construction.


  • Read blueprints for all aspect of concrete and masonry work.
  • Prepare stone base.
  • Set the forms that hold concrete in place
  • Install reinforcing rebar or mesh wire to strengthen the concrete
  • Place, spread, level, and smooth concrete, using a trowel, float, or screed
  • Mold expansion joints and edges
  • Monitor curing (hardening) to ensure a durable, smooth, and uniform finish
  • Requires the use of own hand tools and variety of basic power tools.
  • Must possess strong work ethic, positive attitude, strong skills and has a attention to detail mindset
  • One plus years’ experience.
  • Position is long term employment
  • Must have own transportation

Experienced Commercial Carpenter

All aspects of Carpentry Work Including Framing, Drywall, Painting, Ceilings, Doors, Windows & Hardware, Exterior Siding, Wood Trim & Cabinets, Demolition and Misc. Flooring


  • Read blueprints and understand building layout.
  • Construct metal / wood studs framing
  • Hang, finish and paint drywall
  • Install drop ceilings
  • Install interior /exterior doors, windows and hardware.
  • Requires the use of own hand tools and variety of basic power tools.
  • Must possess strong work ethic, positive attitude, strong skills and has a attention to detail mindset.
  • Position is long term employment
  • Must have own transportation

Project Manager/Estimator

Commercial General Contractor in Rochester, is looking for a Construction Estimator/Project Manager for a Direct Hire Position!

Position Summary:

Responsible for preparing quality pre-construction and construction estimates including; order of magnitude estimates, conceptual budgets, design development budgets, construction bid document estimates, etc.  Responsible for leadership of the planning and execution of all construction activities necessary to execute one or more projects.

Estimating Responsibilities:

  • Review proposal specifications, drawings, etc. to determine scope of work and required contents of estimate.
  • Perform site visits to ensure accuracy of estimates.
  • Maintain proper documentation for each estimate including establishing and updating project estimate books.
  • Participate in interviews and presentations and constructability reviews as needed.

 Project Management Responsibilities:

  • Overall Project Leadership including:
  • Conduct pre-submission project site inspection with estimators and subcontractors.
  • Assist as required in the overall development and coordination of design and construction documents, menus, estimates, specifications and bid packages through record drawings.
  • Review and interpret plans and specifications.  Resolve unforeseen site conditions, detect unstated assumptions, contract discrepancies, and other design/construction conflict problems with all stakeholders.
  • Create project schedule.
  • Qualification, selection and contract negotiations/vendor services and materials needed.
  • Develop, approve and document all change orders to owner/client.
  • Monitor and control long term scheduling.
  • Initiate and lead project meetings.
  • Responsible for projects’ financial management and performance.
  • Work closely with the assigned Superintendent in establishing effective lines of communication to achieve all project objectives, 
  • Responsible for compliance with local regulatory requirements.
  • Responsible for obtaining the Certificate of Occupancy within the projected timeline.
  • Respond to any warranty issues.
  • Conduct formal post-project evaluation.
  • Achieve superlative Customer Satisfaction rating for Team performance.
  • Remain the ongoing Customer Relationship Manager.

To submit your employment application online, download it here. Please include your resume when submitting the application.

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