Associate Vice President / Senior Architectural Project Manager: High-Rise Multifamily Projects This firm welcomes emerging and current leaders who offer new ideas, programs, strategies and designs. They promote achievers into executive leadership. They take their work seriously, but not themselves and collaborate on global, high-design, important mixed-use projects.  They have the culture and team driven atmosphere of a boutique firm with the resources of a large firm. Full-time position in Seattle, Washington Description: The Seattle High-Rise Multifamily Leadership team is looking for an exceptional High-Rise Multifamily Mixed-Use Project Management Leader who is an expert on the multifamily residential entitlements approval process, specific to the SeattleRead More →

Executive Search Recruiter Consolidated Business Associates, Inc. (CBA, Inc.) has tripled its workload over the last year. We are looking to hire experienced or entry level executive search recruiters for our Warrenton, Virginia Office which has over 40 years of experience in the following fields: Civil Engineering Transportation / Highway Design Architectural Design/Engineering Commercial Construction Benefits: First year potential $40K-$100K We Offer Excellent: Training Salary/draw’s with commission range from 30%-50% Health Insurance Vacation Holidays Sick Days Flexible Work Schedules Contact: For more information call Jim at (703) 291-8959 or Doug at (703) 291-8958. Resumes can be sent to Please connect with us now on Facebook and Google+ whereRead More →

Senior Estimator Be part of a team that has grown this company to become one of the top Multifamily Builders in the Texas Region for over 25 years. This company is looking for the right person to make a difference in the way the company will continue to transform for the next 25 years. This is a unique opportunity as the company is restructuring its estimating department and this position offers very good career growth potential. Full-time position in Dallas, Texas. Description: Responsible for estimating multifamily projects from $20-50M that are podium, Texas WRAP or garden style apartments, condos and assisted living. This position will work in a team environment and will be estimatingRead More →

Senior Estimator This position is responsible for the estimating of all multifamily projects from $20M up to $50M for the Dallas Region of this company, and reports directly to the Director of Estimating for the Multifamily Division of the company. Full-time position in Dallas, Texas Description As the leader of the Dallas Division this position will be estimating multifamily projects from $20-50M that are podium, Texas WRAP or garden style apartments, condos and assisted living. This position will be estimating all trades, meeting with clients, architects and engineers and assembling bid packages including pricing. Responsible for conceptual estimating, qualifying subcontractors, leveling bids and have total responsibility ofRead More →

Preparing for the next job interview can feel daunting, especially if you’ve been on several interviews with no resulting job offer yet. After a while it’s easy to begin wondering, “what am I doing wrong?” A great starting place to review your interviewing skills is to revisit these basic questions and how you are answering them. Are you preparing examples and answers in advance? If not, then here are our 5 Most Frequently Asked Questions to get your prep started. Practicing and preparing great answers will help improve your confidence and overall performance no matter what the interview. 1) What are some of your biggest achievements?Read More →

It’s happened! Your resume succeeded in leaping the stack of applicants and you received THE call to come in for a job interview. NOW WHAT? With the pending appointment on your calendar how exactly do we get ready for this job interview? Here are CBA’s top five quick tips to help any applicant shine during a job interview: 1) Dress for success. It doesn’t matter what the job is, showing up well dressed is a sign of respect for your interview panel and for the business where you are hoping to work. When in doubt, over dress. 2) Bring copies of your resume printed outRead More →

In today’s competitive workplace applying for jobs without a resume is like starting at the end of the line. A great-looking resume that can be printed, emailed and uploaded to websites is essential for getting noticed by employers and getting an interview. All too often we’ve seen poorly written resumes for otherwise excellent candidates. Messy and disorganized resumes portray inexperience and lack of attention. It can be overwhelming to get started writing a resume and difficult to finish writing when frustration has kicked in. Bad resumes or lack of a resume will likely stop you from getting to the next step of the hiring process.Read More →

Your resume is your single biggest chance to make a first impression. At CBA, our executive search team has encountered many qualified candidates who arrive without a resume in hand. It’s so frequent that we now include a resume review as part of the hiring process.Read More →