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Employment Opportunities | Join the NRMCA team.

Join the NRMCA team.


Challenging, career-building work is just one of the many great benefits.


The National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) is a 80-year-old construction trade association located in Silver Spring, MD. Our mission is to provide exceptional value for our members by responsibly representing and serving the entire ready mixed concrete through leadership, education, advocacy, promotion and partnering to ensure ready mixed concrete is the building material of choice. Our commitment to our members is second to none and we strive for constant communication on the latest information, products, services and programs to help our members expand their markets and improve their operations while acting on their behalf in Washington, D.C.

Unless otherwise indicated, positions are based at association headquarters in Silver Spring, MD.


If no employment opportunities are currently listed or those listed are not a match for your experience, NRMCA still welcomes your interest and invites you to send a letter and resume to Patty O'Brien at pobrien@nrmca.org in case suitable opportunities arise.







Director of Building Innovations

The Director, Building Innovations will be part of a team of professionals that works directly with prominent developers, architects, engineers, contractors and concrete producers to offer innovative and economical concrete building solutions for low- to mid-rise buildings. They will work to improve the knowledge of cast-in-place concrete building systems for both multi-family residential and non-residential applications. Success will be measured on the number of projects converted from wood and steel framing to concrete.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Identify key developers who build low- to mid-rise multi-family residential and non-residential buildings.

  • Work with developers to determine which types of concrete system is best suited for the building type and location.

  • Work with in-house design proposals to recommend innovative and economical concrete building systems that includes structural and envelope design recommendations, first cost, energy cost, life cycle cost

  • Identify national and local contractors who can install concrete systems efficiently and economically including concrete frame, flat plate, post-tensioned, insulating concrete forms, tunnel forms, tilt-up, removable wall and floor forms, etc.

  • Work with architects and engineers to educate them on the best concrete systems to compete with wood and steel framing systems.

  • Identify obstacles to concrete construction (cost, construction schedule, labor pool, etc.) and propose solutions to decision makers to eliminate or reduce those obstacles.

  • Deliver training for architects and engineers on the economical design of concrete building systems.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

  • Sales expertise

  • Dynamic presentation and communication skills

  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with others

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor degree in architecture, engineering, construction management, business management or another related field.

  • Five years’ experience directly related to building product or service sales.

  • Experience working in a client- or customer-facing role.

  • Experience with building systems including concrete, masonry, steel and wood a plus.

  • Knowledge of building and design codes.

Physical Requirements:

  • Pack and ship heavy printed material and other supplies (50 lbs.)

  • Position requires significant travel (25%).

  • Position requires working from a home office located reasonably close to a major airport in the Midwest or Northeast U.S.


If interested in this position, please send a cover letter and résumé to Lionel Lemay, Sr. Vice President, Structures and Sustainability, National Ready Mixed Concrete Association, LLemay@nrmca.org (847) 918-7101.









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