Construction Area Manager

Website Peterson Consulting Group

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Our client, a leader in Heavy Civil Construction in California, is seeking an Area Manager to coordinate, execute, and oversee all day-to-day operations from their office in Irvine, CA.

The ideal Area Manager should have extensive experience managing heavy civil projects . This candidate will be able to build and lead dynamic teams to deliver safe and quality work. This candidate will report to the General Manager and should be able to oversee multiple project team operations, including safety, scheduling, crew direction, development, reporting and client relations.

This is a fast paced and exciting opportunity for an individual looking for a growth path in their career!


  • $175k-$210k annual base salary
  • Annual bonus based on profitability.
  • Competitive health and welfare programs (medical, dental, vision, short- and long-term disability)
  • 100% company-paid basic life and AD&D insurance with option for additional supplemental life insurance for self and family
  • 401k plan with employer match
  • 3+ Weeks’ Vacation/PTO
  • Relocation Assistance Negotiable

Responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for the day-to-day operations of a fast-paced Heavy Civil C onstruction division including safety, scheduling, crew development, costs/budgets, client relations, labor-equipment-materials reporting and equipment utilization.
  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with clients
  • Motivate and develop leadership skills among crews.
  • Develop and track long range goals to meet growth objectives.
  • Expert in work in progress organization
  • Oversee and track materials, man hours, equipment, and damage claims.
  • Deliver continuous improvement in productivity, safety, quality, and cost.


  • 5+ yrs. Management experience
  • 10+ yrs. Construction experience, 5+ yrs. in Heavy Civil Construction
  • Proven Leadership and people skills
  • Bachelor’s in engineering or Construction Management or related experience

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