Job Title: Project Manager

Location: Northern California

Roles & Responsibilities

General Summary

This position is responsible for general project management; including, safety, contract administration, budget compliance, field operations oversight, and maintaining healthy Owner/Agency relations. and assisting in the development of timely bid proposals and accurate estimates for both private and public sector grading and paving projects.

Project Management Responsibilities

  • Management of Agency / Owner contract documents, changes, submittals, etc.
  • Management of subcontractor scope and contract changes.
  • Management of construction materials and delivery methods.
  • Management of costs and forecasting project “costs to complete.”
  • Supervision of field operations.
  • Ability to travel to various locations as projects warrant (good driving record).

Required Knowledge, Skills and Strengths

  • Knowledge of construction grading and paving practices including production rates, contractual documents, plans, specifications and soils reports, etc.
  • Ability to work within and comply with proposal/bidding time constraints/deadlines, individually and in a team environment.
  • Previous experience with estimating software, HCSS is preferred (Bid2Win, Hard Dollar, etc.)
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Ability to produce and maintain a project schedule using Primavera, SureTrak, Microsoft Scheduler or other software.
  • Previous experience with Primavera Project Management, AGTEK, and AutoCAD software is a plus.
  • Solid leadership, supervisory, communication, decision making and organizational skills.
  • Thrives in fast paced, fun, competitive work environment.
  • Attention to detail while productively meeting goals is a must.

Education/Work Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or demonstrated project management/estimating work history and related experience.
  • Minimum 2- 3 years construction field support/management experience.
  • Minimum 1- 2 years of construction estimating support, engineering, or similar experience.

Additional Information

  • This is a full-time benefited position.
  • Valid driver’s license and clean driving record required.
  • Compensation DOE: $90,000 – $130,000 Annually

To Apply

Please email resumes to [email protected]


Independent Construction is an equal opportunity employer