Senior Project Manager Heavy Civil Construction

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
06 Oct 2016
21 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Overview:

CB&I has a full-time opening to be based out of our Baton Rouge, LA office for an individual to be responsible for management of all phases of Heavy Civil Construction program and project activities that range from medium to large in value and a variety of scopes that include engineering, applied science, procurement, construction and /or operations. Directs preparation of work plans, supervises project teams, and manages project scope, budget and schedule to safely and effectively complete all assigned projects. Heavy Civil Construction Project Management experience with earthwork, site/land development or other heavy civil construction is required for this position.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Responsible for all phases of planning and execution on large projects as defined by significant potential risk, complexity, manpower requirements and/or contract value (typically greater than $50 million).
  • May have responsibility for multiple projects.
  • Establishes and monitors project safety and quality programs.
  • Plans, organizes, coordinates, and controls projects in accordance with the established policies, procedures, systems, and requirements.
  • Supervises project personnel directly or through subordinate leaders.
  • Supports business development activities and may serve as a proposal manager or lead operations liaison between corporate business entities.
  • Understand and incorporate existing Electronic Document Management System (EDMS) on all Programs and Projects.
  • Identify and facilitate conflict and issue resolution.
  • Must exhibit good verbal and written communication skills.
Basic Qualifications:
  • Must have 10-20 years of relevant Heavy Site Civil Construction Project Management experience.
  • Project experience must include horizontal construction projects including earthwork, compaction, site/land development, wetland restoration or other projects related to Heavy Civil Construction
  • Must be an avid and staunch advocate for Safety at all levels on Project Sites with a zero tolerance policy.
  • Provides leadership to Managers and project and proposal staff members as assigned.
  • Must also manage and interact with first-line supervisors and/or professional staff.
  • Develops written financial and operational objectives and plans within own area.
  • Ensures operational plans are aligned with business objectives and operations.
  • Has in-depth functional expertise and broad business knowledge of all aspects of Heavy Civil Site work
  • Applies managerial expertise to achieve financial and operational objectives within own area.
  • Develops relationships with key internal/external customers to identify emerging needs.
  • Anticipates demands to align operational priorities.
  • Manages resources to ensure financial objectives are met within own area.
  • Resolves complex problems that have implications beyond own area.
  • Influences customer and/or organizational leadership to accomplish operational objectives.
  • Manages the performance of employees through goal setting, ongoing assessment and coaching.
  • Extensive travel may be required
Desired/Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor Degree preferred but will accept experience in lieu of.
  • Computer proficient and Strong skills in Microsoft Office Suite of Software (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint).
  • Primavera experience a plus
  • Previous Project Management experience on large earth-moving projects ($50M +).
Company Overview:

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With over 125 years of experience and the expertise of more than 40,000 employees, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality.