Small Business Subcontracting Professional

Chesapeake, VA

MEB headquarters is located in Chesapeake, VA. Known for our quality of work and quality of life, we make it a priority to provide for our employees, clients, and community. Information and qualifications regarding this job are listed below.


MEB is seeking a Small Business Subcontracting Professional to lead our efforts in developing and managing the involvement of the small and disadvantaged business community in our work. This is a full time position located in our Chesapeake, Virginia office.

Our most important assets are our people, and we are committed to hiring, retaining, and developing the best construction professionals in the industry.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with estimating and business development departments to obtain and manage minority subcontracting
  • Have a thorough understanding of the small business subcontracting goals, compliance requirements and processes associated with Federal construction projects
  • Preparation of Small Business Participation Plans for Government Bids/Projects
  • Preparation of Small Business Subcontracting Plans for Government Bids/Projects
  • Contacting Small Business Coordinators at Government Offices around the Country in locations/states that we are Bidding/Working in
  • Government Tracking of Small Business Subcontracting/Participation During Construction for all MEB projects
  • Soliciting/Tracking of Small Business Subcontractors and Suppliers for Bids and During Construction
  • Attend Small Business Fairs
  • Coordinate and Host Small Business and Community Outreach Events
  • Understand FAR Related Small Business Requirements and Track Changes in the FAR Regulations that affect Small Business Concerns
  • Involvement in Construction Groups like AGC, DBIA, ABC, etc.
  • Reach out to our Major Clients to understand Small Business Requirements, both current and future


  • High school diploma/GED required.
  • 5+ years of experience in federal construction projects
  • 5+ years of experience in preparation of small business subcontracting plans
  • 5+ years of experience in the construction industry, government bids/projects
  • Bachelor’s degree in business administration or concentrated education in the field or equivalent experience preferred
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Comfortable speaking on subject matter in front of large groups
  • Good time management and organizational skills.
  • Able to prioritize and multitask effectively.

Pay: From $20.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance


  • Full time, 8 hour shift


  • High school or equivalent (Required)


  • Construction Industry: 2 years (Required)
  • Small Business Subcontracting: 2 years (Required)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

Pre-Employment Drug Screen required. E-Verify. DMV. EOE/Minorities/Females/Disabilities/Veterans

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      MEB is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in employment with regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status, any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to affirmative action for applicants and employees who are minorities, women, disabled, or veterans. We verify employment eligibility through E-Verify. Successful applicants will be subject to drug testing.