Contracts Assistant

$45,000 - $95,000 yearly
  • Monterey Technologies
  • 1790 Sun Peak Drive, Park City, UT, USA
  • May 13, 2022
Full time General Business Government Legal Purchasing-Procurement

Job Description

Monterey Technologies (MTI), an established defense contractor in Park City, UT has an opening for someone experienced reading, summarizing, organizing, and detailing contracts.  You will run our contract management system and engage with Government Contracting Officers to get the details of our contracts right.  As MTI’s Contracts Assistant, you will report to our Contracts Manager and have daily interaction with the CEO.  You need to be detail-oriented and have experience with commercial agreements and contracts.


  • Must have a background reviewing contracts
  • Must have experience researching federal laws and/or regulations


We have an in-office culture, but flexible work schedules are encouraged.  Our headquarters overlooks Canyons Resort and is easily accessed from Salt Lake City.  Powder hounds, mountain bikers, and dance enthusiasts will find coworkers eager to support the scheduling needs of their passions.


Paralegals looking for an upward career path, grant writers looking for stability, and new lawyers tired of long hours are encouraged to apply.


Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

Assist our Contracts Manager in resolving issues for finance, project, and business teams

Role model Compliance First culture

Maintains contract summary briefs

Write contract modifications and improvements

Organize and process correspondence with customers’ and suppliers’ contract teams

Active participant in proposal team



Key Skills

Attention to detail

Interest in researching US Government laws, regulations, and policies

Intellectually curious

Excellent written communication skills

Critical thinker with ability to find answers

Working proficiency in MS Office including Word, Excel, and Outlook




2+ years experience reviewing commercial contracts

2+ years experience researching federal law, regulations, and policies

Must be a US citizen or permanent resident (green card) due to security requirements

Ideal candidate will have exposure to GovCon or have worked at a law firm doing contracts


We look for people who are willing to learn and embrace change.  You can expect to be supported by co-workers who are similarly willing to learn and embrace changes you drive.




$45-95k plus bonus, depending on experience

7% 401k contribution

85% employer contribution to healthcare benefits package

Vacation, holidays, sick leave
Flexible schedule

Support for your passions (downhill and cross-country skiing, mountain biking, boxing, Pilates, Crossfit, dance, we’re passionate about life and look forward to adding your passion to our list)


No relocation allowance provided.

No travel required.

Must complete background check.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.  We are an equal opportunity employer that gets value from diversity and encourages applicants with non-traditional experiences and backgrounds to apply.


Please be aware that MTI requires all employees to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  This position will require the successful candidate to show proof of a vaccination.  MTI is an equal opportunity employer and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.