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Construction Project Manager: Heavy Civil

Santa Fe Springs, CA, USA

Position: Construction Project Manager: Heavy Civil

Location: Santa Fe Springs, CA USA

Job Type: Full Time

This position is responsible for overall administrative and technical direction on projects. The Project Manager will plan, direct and coordinate engineering and scheduling activities of designated projects.


  • Plan, organize and manage the field team with the Division Manager and Estimator

  • Establish project objectives with the Division Manager

  • Implement established corporate policies and procedures, including EEO and Affirmative Action responsibilities

  • Represent company by initiating and maintaining liaison with primary owner representatives

  • Attend weekly owner meetings

  • Monitor and control construction through administrative direction of on-site superintendents to insure project is built on schedule, within budget, and meets all minority obligations

  • Manage all job administration and contract documentation with owner, subcontractors and suppliers

  • Overall management of the financial aspects of contract, including job cost reports, billings, budget changes, change order, accounts payable processing and collections

  • Create and execute project work plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements

  • Identify resources needed and assign individual responsibilities

  • Manage day-to-day operational aspects of a project and scope

  • Review deliverables prepared by team before submitting to client

  • Prepare for engagement reviews and quality assurance procedures

  • Minimize exposure to risk on projects

  • Provide safety and quality control management

  • Maintain accurate forecasting and management of budgets

  • Manage subcontractors and project team (subordinates)

  • Resolve problems involving labor disputes, material deliveries and contracts/subcontract administration

  • Oversee document control and coordination of subcontractors

  • Initialize baseline schedule and ensure accuracy/integrity of Project Schedule


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree would be preferred, or equivalent combinations of technical training and related experience

  • Proven experience in people management, strategic planning, and risk management

  • Must have a strong work ethic and excellent time management skills

  • Knowledge of public contract code

  • Excellent writing, presentation, and computer skills; Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Must be proficient in identifying changes on projects

  • An understanding of production is required

  • Must be proficient in project projections

  • Must be proficient in Build2Win

  • Must have a thorough understanding of estimating

  • Must have an understanding of time impact analysis and time related overhead

  • Must have an understanding of critical path and track delays

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving history

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