Challenge Towers Careers

Challenge Towers manufactures exceptional ropes courses, commercial aerial parks, zip lines, and canopy tours for a broad range of commercial and non-commercial operators throughout the U.S. and abroad. We construct high-quality, integrated systems and offer a range of post installation services including facility inspections, maintenance, and staff training. A career with Challenge Towers means being part of a team that works collaboratively in pursuit of solutions and strategies that help our clients manage risk and achieve success.

Current Openings

Challenge Towers is currently hiring for the following positions. To apply, download an application and email it to jobs@challengetowers.com along with a cover letter and resume.

Project Coordinator - Maintenance & Small Projects

Division: Design and Installation

Category: Full-time, Salaried

Reports to: Director of Design and Installation

Pay range: $32.5K - $37.5K + Profit Share

Benefits: 401K, Paid leave, computer, phone, healthcare reimbursement

Description

The Project Coordinator-Maintenance/Small Projects will be responsible for management of the overall maintenance pipeline in addition to small scale installation projects as assigned by the Director of Design and Installation.  The Project Coordinator- Maintenance/Small Projects participates in all levels of the project cycle including concepting, design, engineering, installation and maintenance services delivery, as well as post-installation support. Additional responsibilities include the management of physical maintenance assets in Asheville, North Carolina. Preference will be given to candidates capable of working remotely from Asheville.

Responsibilities

  • Establish and maintain positive client relationships.
  • Participate in all levels of the project sales cycle.
  • Coordinate with the Project Lead, to secure materials, machinery, lodging and all other logistics associated with preparing for and completing a project.
  • Schedule projects and installers/technicians in logical steps and budget time required to meet deadlines.
  • Confer and coordinate with clients, contractors, engineering and or vendors to discuss and resolve matters, such as work procedures, complaints, or problems.
  • Plan, organize, or direct activities concerned with the installation of structures, facilities, and systems.
  • Inspect or review projects to monitor compliance with CT Internal standards and practices, building and safety codes, ACCT and/or ASTM standards, and/or other regulations.
  • Understand project specifications and coordinate the efficient delivery of products and services.
  • Track and report budget numbers to Director of Design and Installation.
  • Coordinate with the Inspection Division, to review annual reports and provide clients with estimates/contracts for maintenance service.
  • Prepare contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with vendors, consultants, clients, suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Manage physical assets including vehicles, trailers, materials, and supplies warehoused in Asheville, NC
  • Work with the Director of Design and Installation to select, contract, and oversee maintenance staff.
  • Review maintenance staff payroll.

Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree from 4-year accredited institution.
  • Knowledge of common construction management practices.
  • Ability to understand engineering and construction drawings and documents and convey complex information in a clear and succinct manner.
  • Experience managing projects and working cooperatively with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Proficient in estimating project cost and the timely and accurate tracking of project expense.
  • Effective communicator in person, by phone, and via email.
  • Track record of successful project management with the ability to consistently meet deadlines.

 

Preferred Skills

  • Experience in the challenge course and aerial adventure industry
  • Familiarity in the application of ACCT, ASTM and other standards in the design, installation, and evaluation of challenge courses and aerial adventure parks.
  • Proficiency in computer aided technical drawing.

Project Coordinator - General

Division: Design and Installation

Category: Full-time, Salaried

Reports to: Director of Design and Installation

Pay range: $32.5K - $37.5K + Profit Share

Benefits: 401K, Paid leave, computer, phone, healthcare reimbursement

Description

The Project Coordinator-General will be responsible for management of large scale challenge course, aerial park, and zip line installations insuring efficient and effective communication and coordination between clients, vendors, and the build team. The Project Coordinator-General participates in all levels of the project cycle including concepting, design, engineering, installation, and post-installation support. The Project Coordinator-General has the option to work from Challenge Towers Headquarters in Todd, NC or remotely from a place of their choosing.

Responsibilities

  • Establish and maintain positive client relationships.
  • Participate in all levels of the project sales cycle.
  • Coordinate with the Project Lead, to secure materials, machinery, lodging and all other logistics associated with preparing for and completing a project.
  • Schedule projects and builders in logical steps and budget time required to meet deadlines.
  • Confer and coordinate with clients, contractors, engineering and or vendors to discuss and resolve matters, such as work procedures, complaints, or problems.
  • Plan, organize, or direct activities concerned with the installation of structures, facilities, and systems.
  • Inspect or review projects to monitor compliance with CT Internal standards and practices, building and safety codes, ACCT and/or ASTM standards, and/or other regulations.
  • Understand project specifications and coordinate the efficient delivery of products and services.
  • Track and report budget numbers to Director of Design and Installation.

Qualifications

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree from 4-year accredited institution.
  • Knowledge of common construction management practices.
  • Ability to understand engineering and construction drawings and documents and convey complex information in a clear and succinct manner.
  • Experience managing projects and working cooperatively with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Proficient in estimating project cost and the timely and accurate tracking of project expense.
  • Effective communicator in person, by phone, and via email.
  • Track record of successful project management with the ability to consistently meet deadlines.

 

Preferred Skills

  • Experience in the challenge course and aerial adventure industry
  • Familiarity in the application of ACCT, ASTM and other standards in the design, installation, and evaluation of challenge courses and aerial adventure parks.
  • Proficiency in computer aided technical drawing.

Ready to find join the CT team?

Download an application and email it to jobs@challengetowers.com along with a cover letter and resume.