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Project Manager

Position Title:            Project Manager

Department:              Project Management

Supervisor:                 Senior Project Manager

Location:                    Athens, AL


Construction Heavy Civil & Utility – Project Manager

  • 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


Job Description

  • 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.
  • Maintain a high level of quality work at all times
  • Maintain good relationships with Technicians, Foreman, Superintendents, Inspectors, Developers, and other co-workers at all times
  • Follow all safety rules and regulations while performing work tasks
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Represent and promote Grayson Carter and Son in a professional and honest manner


Successful Candidate Qualifications

  • 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, MS Project, HCSS HeavyBid and HeavyJob experience a plus
  • Meticulous attention to detail
  • Ability to communicate and convey information effectively
  • Must be physically able to stand, walk, sit, crouch, kneel, climb, and periodically lift 75 pounds
  • Knowledge of OSHA Standards
  • Ability to obtain Arsenal Badge preferred, but not required
  • Ability to obtain FBI Badge preferred, but not required
  • Dependable transportation
  • 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 a pre-employment drug screen


What’s On Offer

  • Company Paid Single Health (Base Plan), Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability available
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Simple IRA Retirement Account with Company Match
  • Growth opportunities available based on performance and skill
  • Annual salary reviews with performance-based increases


Grayson Carter and Son Contracting, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.