Careers at Novak
Building the Best Teams and Taking Construction to the Next Level
As a family-owned company, our culture focuses on developing our most important asset- our people. Dedicated and long-tenured colleagues are at the forefront of our firm. The average length of employment is 20+ years. As part of a committed, integrated team, you will make an impact every day.
Employees Are Novak Construction’s Most Important Asset
It is our belief that employee development is a strategic tool to leverage the firm’s ongoing success. We foster growth and productivity through employee training and career development opportunities. We are proud of our reputation as an innovative, hard-working and progressive team.
Come Grow With Us
Novak appreciates the opportunity to discuss career choices with graduates and students looking to launch their career. We recruit new talent actively from the top construction management and civil engineering programs in the country.
Start Building Your Future
At Novak, mentoring the next generation is practiced and prioritized. Summer internship opportunities are great for current students who are a year or two away from graduation. Explore a possible career in construction management and obtain the beneficial hands-on experience to guide important career choices. These positions offer the chance to work on a challenging, live project with some of the best in the business.
Prior Novak interns have gone on to pursue the trades post-high school or to obtain engineering, architectural or construction management degrees.
Make An Impact
Novak is involved in a number of philanthropic projects and works closely with its employees and clients to advance causes that are important to them. Be part of a team dedicated to making an impact in the local community.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Novak Construction is an equal opportunity employer without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Novak often seeks female and/or minority student applications for summer internship programs.
If there are no posted opportunities, we would be happy to review your experience. Submit your resume and note of interest to
This position will provide project- and office-related administrative support to the Executive Administrator and Project Directors.
Director/Manager, Business Development
As one of the Top 20 commercial general contractors in Chicago, Novak Construction Company is seeking an experienced, well-connected and respected business development professional to continue to grow its clientele and brand identification in the Interiors Division. Perseverance, communication and relationship building are vital, along with multi-tasking, as multiple opportunities need to be cultivated simultaneously. The business development professional will report to the leadership of the corporate Interiors Division.
Accounting Associate A/P
This position will contribute to the processing of invoice payments in a manner consistent with fulfilling the responsibilities defined below in an efficient, accurate and timely manner. A general knowledge of accounting and understanding of the general ledger accounts and job cost codes, and how they relate to invoices, is essential. This individual must exercise sound judgment at all times and exhibit an unwavering attention to detail/accuracy, enthusiasm and a focus on the accounting activities. The Accounting Associate reports to the Controller.