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Estimating Technical Assistant

Region: Colorado
Location: Colorado

Description:
ESTIMATING TECHNICAL ASSISTANT is available immediately at our Rocky Mountain Regional office, located in Aurora, CO. We are seeking a full-time individual to perform technical duties and provide assistance to our estimating department. Responsibilities include, but not limited to, assist estimating staff with plan quantity takeoff and earthwork quantity calculations utilizing multiple programs (AutoCAD, Carlson, AGTEK, Bluebeam, Adobe), organize, interpret, compare, analyze and present data, prepare graphics for presentation, provide assistance to active projects, and drafting in support of estimating and active projects as needed. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, possess a strong desire to learn a trade, be a team player who gets along well with others, is capable of handling and prioritizing multiple assignments, and takes pride in accurate and timely completion of tasks. An Associates degree in computer drafting or construction management, completion of a technical program in drafting, or 1 – 3 years of experience using Civil 3D, Carlson, LDD CADD or similar programs is desired. Other necessary skills include, basic plan reading, experience utilizing Microsoft Office, organizational skills, ability to communicate with co-workers and clients, and familiarity with Adobe Acrobat and Bluebeam. On the job training provided. Position hours are Monday through Friday 7:00am - 5:00pm. Candidate must have a valid Driver’s License, reliable transportation and successfully pass a pre-employment drug screen.

Carpenter Foreman

Region: Corporate/Midwest
Location: Minnesota

Description:
CARPENTER FOREMAN positions are available out of the Midwest Region. This position may include short/long term travel. Responsibilities include planning, coordinating, and assigning work to crew members including but not limited to: footing, wall and column forming, structural deck forms, layout and anchorage systems. Foreman must have the ability to exert heavy physical effort, handling average weight objects up to 80 pounds, maintain high levels of efficiency without sacrificing safety and quality, solve practical problems and deal with a variety of situations where only limited standardization exists, and be physically able to kneel, stoop, crouch, balance, climb or crawl. Candidates must have minimum of 5 years experience in a Carpenter Foreman role with Heavy/Highway Civil Construction Projects. Experience working on bridges, dams, and utility structures required.

Civil Superintendent

Region: Corporate/Midwest
Location: Minnesota

Description:

CIVIL SUPERINTENDENT position is available out of our Midwest region. This position is located out of Burnsville, MN but may cover projects in the surrounding states and include short/long term travel. Responsibilities include leading an effective disciplined team, delegate responsibilities and ensure a production of high-quality work. Monitor job schedule, track and coordinate work with subcontractors, adhere to budgetary guidelines and ensure cost control measures are adhered to. Inform Project Management of potential schedule difficulties, ensure construction complies with specifications and contractual requirements. Assist in preparing and executing work plans and material and equipment requirements. Identify safety hazards and take corrective action, assist in the training and development of craft personnel and enforce company policies, procedures, industry standards and client expectations. Qualified candidate must have a minimum of five years’ experience as a foreman or supervisor in highway heavy construction managing crews of 20 or more people. Highly knowledgeable in all aspects of all aspects of civil construction. Well-rounded understanding of cost management processes, planning and scheduling. Possess strong written and verbal communication, ability to perform under schedule restraints and highly detail-oriented. Prioritization is crucial. Must have a valid Driver’s License.

CMGC Project Manager

Region: Corporate/Midwest
Location: Minnesota

Description:
CMGC PROJECT MANAGER positions are available at any one of the following regional offices, Burnsville, MN, Denver CO, Phoenix AZ, Salt Lake City, UT or Corona, CA. This position will lead and expand Ames linear roadway and heavy civil projects. Primary responsibilities include; expanding Ames Construction’s practice and client relationships to linear infrastructure system consisting of roadway, heavy civil, structures and underground earthwork. Manage and oversee all aspects of a project, include setting budget, bidding, overseeing project personnel, and work with the client from start to finish. Candidate must have at least 8 years’ of experience as a Project Manager with a heavy highway contractor and/or performing as the Project Manager on a roadway CMGC construction project. Significant background in managing earthwork, underground and structures. Possess leadership and management abilities and excellent communication skills. Working knowledge in HCSS, AutoCAD, AgTek, Terra-model, Primavera and Microsoft programs. On screen take-off is preferred. Some level of travel is required. A Bachelors’ degree in Engineering or Construction Management preferred. Desired experiences and attributes include: knowledge of marketplaces cited above and experience in capturing and delivering such projects. Management and engineering experience in planning, design and rehabilitation, and construction of roadway projects.

Computer Support Technician

Region: Corporate/Midwest
Location: Minnesota

Description:

COMPUTER SUPPORT TECHNICIAN position is available at our Corporate office in Burnsville, MN. This position will provide on-site, remote, and phone computer support for over 700 users in our offices. Seeking an individual who is customer service orientated. A team player who is capable of handling and prioritizing multiple assignments simultaneously and takes pride in accurate and timely completion of tasks.

Candidate must have 5 years’ working experience with on-site and phone technical support, troubleshooting, training, PC desk and laptop configuration, deployment and training and other technical support. Intermediate or above knowledge of Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office and communications technologies. Possess strong analytical and communication skills to work in a small team or independently. Computer Science Bachelors’ Degree or equivalent experience is preferred, and knowledge in the construction industry a plus.

Grade Foreman

Region: Corporate/Midwest
Location: Minnesota

Description:
GRADE FOREMAN positions are available out of our Midwest Region. These positions will cover Minnesota, North Dakota and surrounding areas, including short/long term travel. Responsibilities include reading, measuring and staking grade, TOPO surveys, and observe or modify all excavating activities. Possess experience in the construction industry managing and training dirt crews and maximizing efficiency. Candidate must have 5 years experience in a supervisory role, construction survey and grade staking procedures and proficient with Trimble GPS system and software and Total Station.

Project Engineer

Region: Corporate/Midwest
Location: Minnesota

Description:
PROJECT ENGINEER position is available at our Midwest regional office. This position is located in Burnsville, MN, but may assist with projects throughout the surrounding states. The Project Engineer will be responsible for identifying critical work items, procure long-lead items, resolving field problems and conflicts with subcontractors. Manage document control, submittals schedules and contract documents, monitor quality control, and oversee a project safety and environment requirements. Assist with monthly billings, cash flow projections, change orders and project material and equipment. Build relationships and communicate with owners and partners, and provide support to the Project Manager and project staff. Perform other duties as appropriately assigned. Qualified candidate must have 3 years’ experience in highway heavy construction. Possess strong written and verbal communication skills, positive attitude and excellent motivations skills. Has ability to perform under schedule restraints, highly detail-oriented and structured time management. Prioritization is crucial. Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Civil Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent experience. Proficient in Microsoft Office, Outlook and software applications used for project control and administration. Must have a valid driver’s license. Knowledge of Primavera desired.

Project Manager

Region: Corporate/Midwest
Location: Minnesota

Description:

PROJECT MANAGER position is available at our Midwest regional office. This position is located in Burnsville, MN, but may manage projects in the surrounding states. Responsibilities include provide support to the Project Engineer and project staff, report project development and budget to Field Operation Managers. Serve as project representative at client meetings, job walks and project reviews. Provide monthly billings, cash flow projections and process change orders and secure necessary project change order approvals. Build relationship with jobsite personnel, clients and subcontractors. Perform other duties as appropriately assigned. Qualified candidate must have a minimum of 10 years’ of experience as a Project Manager in heavy highway construction. Possess strong written and verbal communication skills, positive attitude and excellent motivations skills. Has ability to perform under schedule restraints, highly detail-oriented and structured time management. Prioritization is crucial. Position requires a Bachelor’s degree in Construction, Civil Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent experience. Proficient in Microsoft Office and Outlook. Knowledge of Primavera desired. Must have a valid driver’s license.

Project Safety Manager

Region: Corporate/Midwest
Location: Minnesota

Description:
Ames Construction, a national heavy civil and design build contractor, is accepting application for a Project Safety Manager position in our Midwest region. This position is geographically located in Burnsville, Minnesota, and will cover projects in the surrounding states or nation-wide. This is a field position and reports directly to the Regional Safety Manager. The Project Safety Manager will manage the project safety disciplines and monitor day-to-day construction operations for potential safety hazards. Conduct new hire orientations and drug screens, job-site training, safety audits and daily briefings, assess risk management and investigate worker’s comp injuries. Provide project safety statistics, assist Project Manager with environmental setups and collaborate with regional safety team. Candidate must have 5 years experience with OSHA and MSHA requirements and heavy civil construction safety, construction management, excellent communication skills and proficient in MS Word applications. Possess ability to interact with all levels of employees, management and agencies. Able to work to the demands of the project and schedule. An associate or bachelors degree and CSHT is preferred. Travel required.

Structures Superintendent

Region: Corporate/Midwest
Location: Minnesota

Description:
STRUCTURAL SUPERINTENDENT position is available out of our Midwest region. This position is located out of Burnsville, MN but may cover projects in the surrounding states and include short/long term travel. Responsibilities include leading an effective disciplined team, delegate responsibilities and ensure a production of high-quality work. Monitor job schedule, track and coordinate work with subcontractors, adhere to budgetary guidelines and ensure cost control measures are adhered to. Inform Project Management of potential schedule difficulties, ensure construction complies with specifications and contractual requirements. Assist in preparing and executing work plans and material and equipment requirements. Identify safety hazards and take corrective action, assist in the training and development of craft personnel and enforce company policies, procedures, industry standards and client expectations. Qualified candidate must have a minimum of five years’ experience as a foreman or supervisor in highway heavy construction managing crews of 20 or more people. Highly knowledgeable in all aspects of bridge construction, structural concrete, forming, placing concrete and finish work. Well-rounded understanding of cost management processes, planning and scheduling. Possess strong written and verbal communication, ability to perform under schedule restraints and highly detail-oriented. Prioritization is crucial. Must have a valid Driver’s License.

CMGC Project Manager

Region: Rocky Mountain
Location: Colorado

Description:
CMGC PROJECT MANAGER positions are available at any one of the following regional offices, Burnsville, MN, Denver CO, Phoenix AZ, Salt Lake City, UT or Corona, CA. This position will lead and expand Ames linear roadway and heavy civil projects. Primary responsibilities include; expanding Ames Construction’s practice and client relationships to linear infrastructure system consisting of roadway, heavy civil, structures and underground earthwork. Manage and oversee all aspects of a project, include setting budget, bidding, overseeing project personnel, and work with the client from start to finish. Candidate must have at least 8 years’ of experience as a Project Manager with a heavy highway contractor and/or performing as the Project Manager on a roadway CMGC construction project. Significant background in managing earthwork, underground and structures. Possess leadership and management abilities and excellent communication skills. Working knowledge in HCSS, AutoCAD, AgTek, Terra-model, Primavera and Microsoft programs. On screen take-off is preferred. Some level of travel is required. A Bachelors’ degree in Engineering or Construction Management preferred. Desired experiences and attributes include: knowledge of marketplaces cited above and experience in capturing and delivering such projects. Management and engineering experience in planning, design and rehabilitation, and construction of roadway projects.

Project Engineer

Region: Rocky Mountain
Location: Colorado

Description:
PROJECT ENGINEER position is available at our Rocky Mountain regional office. This position is located in Denver, CO, but may assist with projects throughout the surrounding states. The Project Engineer will be responsible for all aspects of project management including estimating, project control, scheduling, quantity tracking, budgeting/cost control and tracking, processing submittals, RFI’s, change orders, subcontract administration, owner correspondence and billing, quality tracking and safety requirements. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 5-7 years’ experience in heavy civil/highway construction engineering with knowledge of civil projects, site work, mass earthwork, underground pipe and concrete structures/bridges. Possess superior written and verbal communication skills, perform under schedule restraints and be highly detail-oriented. Position requires a bachelors degree in Engineering or Construction Management, Microsoft Office proficiency; Primavera and AutoCAD skills are desired. Travel required.

Project Safety Manager

Region: Rocky Mountain
Location: Colorado

Description:
Ames Construction, a national heavy civil and design build contractor, is accepting applications for a Project Safety Manager in our Rocky Mountain region. This position is geographically located in Denver, Colorado, and will cover project in the surrounding state or nation-wide. This is a field position and reports directly to the Regional Safety Manager. The Project Safety Manager will manage the project safety disciplines and monitor day-to-day construction operations for potential safety hazards. Conduct new hire orientations and drug screens, job-site training, safety audits and daily briefings, assess risk management and investigate worker’s comp injuries. Provide project safety statistics, assist Project Manager with environmental setups and collaborate with project management and regional safety team. Candidates must have 5 years experience with OSHA and MSHA requirements and heavy civil construction safety, construction management, excellent communication skills and proficient in MS Word applications. Possess ability to interact with all levels of employees, management and agencies. Able to work to the demands of the project and schedule. An associate or bachelors degree and CSHT is preferred. Travel required.

Structures Estimator

Region: Rocky Mountain
Location: Colorado

Description:
STRUCTURES ESTIMATOR position is available at our Rocky Mountain Regional office. This position will join the Rocky Mountain estimating team located in Aurora, CO and provide cost estimation on projects throughout the regional area. Candidate must be self-motivated and able to work in a team environment. Position requires analysis of plans and specifications, working on multiple estimates or a major estimate, computer-aided preparation of quantities, proposal preparation assistance, subcontractor/supplier solicitations and cost preparation. Ideal candidate will have 10+ years in the industry with 3+ years working as an estimator with knowledge of construction methods and equipment utilization. Candidate must have an estimating background with an emphasis in CIP concrete structures, bridges, piling and shoring systems, as well as experience in earthwork, railroads, pipeline, MSE walls, and underground utilities. Experience estimating heavy civil projects is preferred. Possess excellent communication skills, be detail oriented and be proficient in HCSS HeavyBid. Candidate shall also be proficient with Word, Excel, Cadd, and 3D earthwork programs. A Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management or related field required.

Earthworks Superintendent

Region: Rocky Mountain
Location: Montana

Description:
EARTHWORKS SUPERINTENDENT position is available in Glendive, Montana based out of our Colorado regional office. The project is geographically located along the Yellowstone River. Responsibilities include field coordination, production and cost performance, GPS, work scheduling, jobsite safety activity, managing mass excavation with scrapper and truck spreads, dewatering, material screening, rip-rap placement, procurement of supplies and materials, and oversight/coordination of assigned subcontractors. Qualified candidate must have a minimum of 10 years’ experience as a superintendent in heavy highway, channelization or other related heavy civil construction projects, specializing in mass earthwork operations. Candidate shall demonstrate the ability to mentor the workforce and possess superior organizational and technical skills. USCOE work experience is a plus. Must be flexible to travel after completion of the project.

Mechanical Engineer

Region: Southwest
Location: Arizona

Description:

MECHANICAL ENGINEER position is available in our Southwest region. This position is based out of our Scottsdale, AZ office, but may cover projects in the surrounding states. Position will be responsible for all aspects of project management including estimating, project control, scheduling, quantity tracking, budgeting/cost control and tracking, processing submittals, RFI’s, change orders, subcontract administration, owner correspondence and billing, quality tracking and safety requirements. Desired candidates shall have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from a recognized accredited program and a minimum 5 years of experience in heavy civil/highway construction engineering with knowledge of civil projects, site work, mass earthwork, underground pipe and concrete structures/bridges. Possess superior written and verbal communication skills, and must be highly detail-oriented.  Position requires Microsoft Office proficiency; Primavera and AutoCAD skills desired. Hydropower and pump storage experience is preferred. Must successfully pass a client criminal/civil background check. Travel required.

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Region: Southwest
Location: Arizona

Description:

Project Safety Manager

Region: Southwest
Location: Arizona

Description:
PROJECT SAFETY MANGER applications are being accepted for positions nation-wide. Immediate openings are based out of Salt Lake City, UT and Aurora, CO. These are field positions and report directly to the Regional Safety Manager. A Project Safety Manager will manage the project safety disciplines and monitor day-to-day construction operations. Conduct new hire orientations and drug screens, job-site training, safety audits and daily briefings, assess risk management and investigate incidents. Provide project safety statistics, assist Project Manager with project setups and collaborate with regional safety team. Candidates must have 5 years’ experience with OSHA and MSHA requirements in heavy civil construction safety, construction management experience, excellent communication skills and proficient in MS Word applications. Possess ability to interact with all levels of employees, management, clients and agencies. Travel required.

Project Superintendent

Region: Southwest
Location: Arizona

Description:
PROJECT SUPERINTENDENT position is available out of our Southwest region. This position is geographically located in Scottsdale, AZ, but cover projects in the surrounding states. Responsibilities include develop and monitor day-to-day project operations, budget and schedule, quality control, safety, work delegation, ensuring contractors performance and projects are completed on-time. This position will assume a leadership/mentor role and provide guidance to project staff and managers. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 10-years’ experience as a Superintendent, Project Manager or related supervisory role, experience managing earthwork, highway heavy/civil construction projects and knowledge of construction budgeting in large civil capacity. Possess management, superior organizational and technical skills. Must be flexible to travel. A bachelors degree in construction management desired.

Labor Compliance Administrative Assistant

Region: Southwest
Location: California

Description:

LABOR COMPLIANCE ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT position is available at our Corona, CA office. The position requires a self-motivated individual who is attentive to detail and able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.

This position will monitor and ensure compliance in prevailing wage requirements of Federal, state and collective bargaining agreements. Maintain subcontractor’s certified payroll and other labor compliance documents, process compliance documents for Public Works projects, and perform other administrative and labor compliance related tasks as assigned.

Candidate must have 3-years’ experience in a labor compliance within a General Contractor setting, excellent written and verbal skills and able to multi-task. Knowledge of Federal and State prevailing wages, union wages and fringe benefits, apprentice requirements and Public Works construction projects. Maintain a high degree of confidentiality and able to work with all levels within the organization. Possess self-motivation and proficiency in MS Office applications. Knowledge of the construction industry is a plus.

Project Engineer

Region: Southwest
Location: California

Description:
PROJECT ENGINEER position is available out of our Southwestern region. This position is geographically located out of Corona, CA, but may manage projects throughout the surrounding states. Qualified applicants must have a minimum of 7-10 years experience in heavy civil construction engineering with knowledge of Earthwork, Pipe, and Concrete as well as processing submittals, RFIs, change orders, owner/sub correspondence, quality tracking and safety requirements. Candidate must be detail oriented and have excellent communication skills. Position requires a bachelors degree in civil engineering or construction management. Possess knowledge of Primavera, HCSS or construction software and Microsoft Word applications. Must be flexible to travel.

Project Safety Manager

Region: Southwest
Location: California

Description:
PROJECT SAFETY MANAGER position is available out of our California office. This position is geographically located out of Corona, CA, but may manage projects throughout the surrounding states. This position reports directly to the Southwest Regional Safety Manager, and will work along with the Construction Managers and Site Supervisors. The Project Safety Manager is responsible for construction safety activities throughout the project: to include: prepare project safety plans, conduct on-site safety orientations, maintain safety data sheet catalog, and maintain daily subcontractor man power. Provide resources for conducting weekly construction safety meetings, maintain and catalog safety reports and statistics, conduct on-site visits/inspections and perform site safety reviews, conduct on-site accident and incident investigations. Participate in implementation of quality control program activities, obtain and track closeout documents and other assigned safety responsibilities. This position requires a minimum of 3 years’ experience in safety management, highway heavy and civil construction or related role, 30-hour OSHA certification within the past 5 years and take the initiative to continued safety training. Possess proficiency in Microsoft Outlook applications. Experience in large industrial or manufacturing structures is strongly preferred. Must be flexible to travel.

Superintendent

Region: Southwest
Location: California

Description:
SUPERINTENDENT position is available out of our Southwestern Region. This position is geographically located out of Corona, CA, but cover projects in the surrounding states. Responsibilities include develop and monitor day-to-day project operations, budget and schedule, quality control, safety, work delegation, ensuring contractors performance and projects are completed on-time. This position will assume a leadership/mentor role and provide guidance to project staff and managers. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 15-years experience as a Superintendent, Project Manager or related supervisory role, experience managing hydroelectric power projects and knowledge of construction budgeting in large civil capacity. Possess management, superior organizational and technical skills. Must be flexible to travel. A bachelors degree in construction management or related field is preferred.

CAD Technician

Region: Western
Location: Utah

Description:

CAD TECHNICIAN position is available in over Western region. This position is based out of our Salt Lake City, Utah office. Position will support and work closely with the Engineering and Estimating team by preparing layouts and diagrams design and draft grading plans for water/sewer utility, and highway heavy, civil infrastructure projects. Responsible to creates and revises drawings, checking dimensions of plan, materials to be used, relation of one part to another, and relation of various parts to the project. Qualified candidate must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience working in highway heavy, civil construction, and able to understand statistical concepts. Possesses a high degree of orientation, excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills. Demonstrates dependability, excellent work ethic and willingness to learn. Able to manage multiple projects in fast pace environment and solve problems independently. Proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3d 2017 or higher and experience with BIM, and CAD drafting. Working knowledge with Trimble Survey Equipment, PIX4D software as it relates to photogrammetry, Virtual Survey and Point Cloud 3d Modeling are a plus.

CMGC Project Manager

Region: Western
Location: Western Region

Description:
CMGC PROJECT MANAGER positions are available at any one of the following regional offices, Burnsville, MN, Denver CO, Phoenix AZ, Salt Lake City, UT or Corona, CA. This position will lead and expand Ames linear roadway and heavy civil projects. Primary responsibilities include; expanding Ames Construction’s practice and client relationships to linear infrastructure system consisting of roadway, heavy civil, structures and underground earthwork. Manage and oversee all aspects of a project, include setting budget, bidding, overseeing project personnel, and work with the client from start to finish. Candidate must have at least 8 years’ of experience as a Project Manager with a heavy highway contractor and/or performing as the Project Manager on a roadway CMGC construction project. Significant background in managing earthwork, underground and structures. Possess leadership and management abilities and excellent communication skills. Working knowledge in HCSS, AutoCAD, AgTek, Terra-model, Primavera and Microsoft programs. On screen take-off is preferred. Some level of travel is required. A Bachelors’ degree in Engineering or Construction Management preferred. Desired experiences and attributes include: knowledge of marketplaces cited above and experience in capturing and delivering such projects. Management and engineering experience in planning, design and rehabilitation, and construction of roadway projects.

Administrative Assistant

Region: Western Branch Office
Location: Utah

Description:

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT position is available at our Salt Lake City, Utah regional office. This positions will provide support to the Engineer and Estimating Team. Responsibilities include: provide support to Project Managers and project staff with change orders, vendor and subcontract project agreements, insurance bonds and project closeouts, document control, verification of legal documents, subcontractor solicitations and compliance, database management and other general administrative support. There is an emphasis on meticulous Document Control entry and tracking.

Candidates must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in administrative support, ability to multi-task, proficiency to expert level in Microsoft Word, Excel, construction project applications, and be self-motivating. Possess strong written and communication skills, attention to detail, and excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. This position will handle a high level of confidential documents. Administrative support in construction preferred.

Project Engineer

Region: Western Branch Office
Location: Western Region

Description:
PROJECT ENGINEER position is available at our Western regional office. This position is located in Salt Lake City, Utah, but may assist with projects throughout the surrounding states. The Project Engineer will be responsible for all aspects of project management including estimating, project control, scheduling, quantity tracking, budgeting/cost control and tracking, processing submittals, RFI’s, change orders, subcontract administration, materials procurement, owner correspondence and billing, quality tracking and safety requirements. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 5+ years’ experience in heavy civil/highway construction engineering with knowledge of civil projects, site work, mass earthwork, underground pipe and concrete structures/bridges in the Western US. Possess superior written and verbal communication skills, perform under schedule restraints, highly detail-oriented, strategic thinking, and able to work within a team and with all levels of the organization. Position requires a bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction Management, Microsoft Office proficiency; Primavera and AutoCAD skills are desired.