We’re a people-first organization. We value knowledge and learning. We believe in the power of connection and collaboration and we seek to build relationships that mean something. We employ some of the best and brightest in the industry and we work hard to maintain a culture that our people can be proud of.
WORKING FOR PRIMERA
Our Corporate team is a talented group of HR, marketing, IT, finance and administrative professionals that band together to continuously move our company forward. Ever focused on providing a first-class client experience, we connect with people across the organization to support all aspects of our company’s operations.
WHO YOU ARE
You’re a finance whiz. You have a bachelor’s in accounting and a strong accounting and finance background (we’re talking at least five years). Experience with payroll will help you stand out.
You know the AEC industry. You understand the ins and outs of working with architecture, engineering and/or construction firms. You also have a working knowledge of Deltek Vision or a similar ERP system. Knowledge and experience with multiple divisions or locations is a plus.
You’re a self-starter. Your energy is infectious, and your work-ethic is enviable. You’re well-rounded business partner with a can-do attitude that keeps you learning and growing.
You’re a people person with the ability to interface and collaborate effectively with team members at all levels within the firm.
WHAT YOU'LL DO
You’ll have a hand in managing Primera’s finance and accounting practices. You’ll work closely with the Controller to ensure timely and accurate financial information. You’ll prepare journal entries and bank reconciliations and maintain general ledgers and bi-weekly payroll.
You’ll oversee the processing of accounts receivable and accounts payable. You’ll also prepare and maintain a weekly cash flow report.
You’ll help keep things running smoothly. You’ll assist with documentation and implementation of accounting procedures and support the preparation of work papers for annual audits (Overhead, Financial, 401k, etc.).
You’ll be a resource, working closely with Project Accountants and Project Managers on project reporting. You’ll also perform ad hoc research and variance analysis as needed.
You’ll learn and grow. You’ll have the opportunity to take on more responsibility as you move forward in your career at Primera as a Senior Staff Accountant.
You’ll enjoy what you do. You’ll work with great people, learn, grow and have a good time doing it.
SOME OF WHAT YOU’LL ENJOY
An excellent benefits package including 401K match, gym and transit subsidies, continuing education reimbursement and much more
A fun, inclusive, and collaborative environment
The fruits of our employee-led committees focused on offering engaging social, wellness and community service activities all year long
For more information about Primera please visit our website: PrimeraEng.com.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Primera is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity. Primera’s practices and employment decisions, including those regarding recruitment, hiring, assignment, promotion and compensation, shall not be based on any person’s race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, ancestry, disability, physical handicap, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship status or other protected group as defined by law.
About Primera Engineers
Buildings. Transportation. Utilities. Across all three of these areas of expertise, our focus is singular: we want to earn clients’ satisfaction at every turn.
We are dedicated problem-solvers. Finding innovative solutions isn’t just an option for us—it’s what we do. We are relentless in our pursuit of getting it right.
Exceptional client service motivates every decision we make. We continuously prove our expertise across a range of single and multidisciplinary projects.
For us, it’s simple: projects shouldn’t be meaningful only when they are finished. There is satisfaction in the design process, and we strive to help clients experience and enjoy that satisfaction.
Founded in 1987, Primera Engineers, Ltd. (Primera) has been a longstanding leader in the engineering industry, with projects ranging from schools and roadways to healthcare facilities and utility infrastructure. With more than 200 professionals from diverse and highly skilled backgrounds, Primera is certified women-owned business enterprise (WBE) committed to dynamic design, innovative technology, and superior service.
Primera employs experts in a variety of disciplines, including, mechanical, electrical, plumbi...ng (M/E/P), structural, civil, telecommunications and power engineering, as well as protection & controls, commissioning, energy services, architecture, sustainability, life safety, lighting, transportation, power delivery, and project and construction management. Our solution-focused team is comprised of dedicated professionals with extensive industry credentials.
We pride ourselves on superior service, and that service comes from one place: our employees. We know that if we are going to maintain that level of service, we need to attract, retain and engage the best talent in the industry. Our commitment to our employees is driven by our four core value statements. We are: people people; expert collaborators; relationship engineers; and knowledge fanatics. They may seem simple, but they perfectly summarize what makes us tick.
Our passion for pleasing our clients has resulted in the establishment of one of the industry’s premier Quality Management Systems—one that is ISO 9001:2015 certified (our Environmental Management System is ISO 14001:2015 certified as well!) We recognize that the pursuit of quality is exactly that: a pursuit. That is why we continue to invest in programs, activities, and people that will help Primera maintain its position as a premier provider of exceptional expertise and superb service.
We are also committed to providing the programs, resources, and training necessary to send our employees home safely each day. Safety is more than just a fundamental concern for us: it is a comprehensive way of doing business.