Experienced Project Manager – Heavy Civil Company

Location: Any US City
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $75,000.00 - $125,000.00
Date: 2/5/2018
Job ID: 02524660
Job Description
Experienced Project Manager – Heavy Civil Company
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Company Information:
  • Company was founded in the 1940’s
  • One of the United States’ largest, most diverse, successful, open shop, 100% employee-owned (30th largest in the United States) construction and construction services companies.
  • Presently operating in more than 40 states, 5 markets.
  • Manages and self-performs civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, fabrication, and coating
  • Ranked in the top 150 on Engineering News-Record’s (ENR) 2016 The Top 400 Contractors
  • Best known for managing major construction projects along with self-perform capabilities and hands-on construction techniques.
  • Employs over 4,000 people
Community Information:
Initially, the community was agriculturally based, mostly in shade tobacco, remaining as such until it developed as a postwar suburb of Hartford starting in the 1950s. Today, the community has local character varies. While the town's southern and eastern fringes are more densely populated and developed, the northern and western sections maintain a more rural feel with meadows, woods, and some remaining farmland. The community has a large Leisure Services Department that offers a variety of programs that are accessible, affordable, enjoyable, and supportive of a healthy lifestyle. Along with instructional programs, the Department also sponsors special events and family activities throughout the year.
Your Role with the Company:
Provide leadership and support for Heavy Civil/Marine/Movable Bridge/Transportation construction projects focusing on bridge/transportation, marine structures, or water/wastewater. Project leader for safety, quality, productivity, and profitability.  Provide overall project management with a focus on developing a cohesive team, efficient resource management, technical proficiency, and innovative problem-solving. Help drive estimate efforts both pre-bid and as required for change orders and other business opportunities.
Preferred Experience and Skills:
  • Four-year engineering or construction management degree or equivalent combination of technical training and/or related experience in the particular specialty. Experience managing joint venture projects is preferred.
  • 3+ years of heavy civil construction project management in the field.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of construction (technology, equipment, means, and methods); supervision, estimating, schedules, budget, and safety required
  • Excellent communication, organizational and supervisory skills essential
  • Requires significant independent judgment
  • Extended travel required
  • Provide initial client contact to assess scope of work and resources required to successfully complete project
  • Oversee supervision of total construction effort to ensure project is constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule. Includes interfacing with client representatives, AE representatives, other contractors, etc.
  • Plan, coordinate and supervise onsite functions (scheduling, engineering, material control, and may provide day-to-day direction of onsite administrative staff in accounting, purchasing, etc.)
  • Supervise Field Supervisors and/or other contractors as required by the contract
  • Provide technical assistance, i.e., interpretation of drawings, recommending construction methods and equipment, etc., as required Initiate and maintain extra work estimating and issuance of change orders
  • Assume responsibility for productivity, quality, and safety, efficient use of resources, materials, and equipment, and contractual performance of the project
  • Perform additional assignments per Supervisor's direction