Project Manager - Southern California District

  • Kiewit Corporation
  • Canada St, Los Angeles, CA 90065, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020

Job Description

Job Description

Other locations:Los Angeles, CA, US

Requisition ID: 97605

Job Level: Senior Level

Department: Construction Operations

Market: Transportation

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for job site management and oversee the administrative and technical aspects of construction projects.

Kiewit's mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations. Whether we are building hospitals to support the community, boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled and safety-obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from the ground up. There's a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won't find anywhere else.

District Overview

Kiewit's Southern California District is one of Kiewit's leading infrastructure districts specializing in heavy civil projects that include earth moving, water/wastewater, transportation, roadways, and power projects. Most of our work is concentrated in the Southern California region, with some work in Hawaii.


Kiewit's Southern California District is based out of the Santa Fe Springs, CA office and supports projects throughout the Southern California region, building out project/construction schedules for all types of infrastructure work across the region.


Budget and schedule development and maintenance
Assuring quality control, contract compliance and administration
Project administration systems management and management of assigned job site personnel.
Administering safety programs and maintaining good owner relations.Qualifications

Ability to travel and relocate as needed
5+ years experience in all aspects of managing construction projects with a proven track record of successful outcomes.
Undergraduate degree in construction engineering, construction management or a related degree or comparable work experience.
Ability to understand project scheduling and cost control, and to read and understand project owner specifications and engineering drawings
Work independently as well as part of a team
Strong work ethic - willing to do what it takes to get the job done
Good attention to detail with the ability to recognize discrepancies
Effective oral and written communication skills
Strong organization/time management skills

Other common names for this role: Assistant Project Manager, APM, Sr. Project Manager, Sponsor


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


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