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Project Manager

Position Title: Project Manager

Department: Office

Location: Athens, AL

Essential Job Functions:

  • Project management role with high growth potential
  • Will consider recent civil engineering and building science graduates, FE’s and PE’s.
  • Industry-leading salary commensurate with experience and competitive benefits package.

Grayson Carter & Son Contracting, Inc. has been incorporated since 1996. We are family-owned and operated. We pride ourselves on developing our people, our relationships, and our communities. We construct the infrastructure which supports our community.

  • Oversee and manage construction project(s) from start to finish.
  • Manage overall project performance (scope, safety, quality, schedule, innovation, cost, and customer/owner satisfaction).
  • Perform the main role in project planning, budgeting, and identification of resources needed.
  • Interface and communicate with every level of the project team including customer/owner, managers, engineers, superintendents, foremen, grade checkers, and operators.
  • Attend job meetings including pre-construction, project, and staff meetings.
  • Review supplier and subcontractor quotes. Review materials submittal packages. Order materials for projects.
  • Develop project schedule.
  • Prepare job contact list and project manual for field personnel.    
  • Prepare and track all RFI’s related to the project.
  • Maintain accurate and consistent electronic files and documentation to ensure all project documents are timely, accurate, and complete.
  • Prepares and assists in weekly project update meetings
    Generate project change orders and time & material.
  • Approve invoices.
  • Monitor quantities on completed work and prepare monthly pay applications.
  • Conduct thorough project closeouts and see that all paperwork and signoffs are completed as required.  

Job Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Building Science, Construction Management, or related field experience.
  • Proficient in using office software such as CAD, Topcon Magnet Construction, Civil 3D, Carlson, AGTEK, HCSS HeavyBid and HeavyJob experience a plus.
  • Meticulous attention to detail.
  • Strong time management and organizational skills.
  • Communicate and convey information effectively
  • Must be physically able to stand, walk, sit, crouch, kneel, climb, and periodically lift 50 pounds
  • Knowledge of OSHA Standards
  • Ability to obtain Arsenal and FBI Badge preferred but not required
  • Dependable transportation
  • Willing to be trained
  • Wear Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) on all job sites as required
  • Work weekends and overtime as needed
  • Committed to attending work each day
  • Able to pass pre-employment drug screen


  • Competitive industry-leading salary commensurate with experience.
  • Benefits package to include Health, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Short Term Disability, Simple IRA with match and potential for other premium benefits
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays