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Posted on 05/19/2023

Civil Construction Project Manager – Michels Construction, Inc.

If you like variety and challenge and take satisfaction from knowing your work supports modern construction, consider joining the Michels Construction, Inc., Infrastructure Operations team. Infrastructure Operations does more than build transportation projects, we use them. Our business spans across North America and, just like everyone, we rely on hassle-free transportation. We approach each project with a desire to deliver the safe, high-quality, cost-effective work with minimal inconveniences to users. The transportation industry is broad, and so are our services. Our projects include highways, tunnels, bridges, airport runways, railways and more. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career at Michels Construction, Inc. can change yours.  

As a Civil Construction Project Manager, your key responsibilities will be to manage a phase of a large complex project or manage multiple large sized projects that are approximately $100M or greater. After completion of successful proposal/bidding process, this position is accountable for all aspects of a project’s success, to meet or exceed the clients’ expectations, to the profitable completion of the job, with a special emphasis on safety performance. It is essential to be reliable, self-motivated goal oriented, organized, and professional. Critical for success are excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work well in teams and quickly make decisions. The anticipated salary range is: $112,000 – $154,000 annually. This information reflects the anticipated base salary for this position based on current market data. Minimums and maximums may vary based on location. Actual pay will be adjusted based on an individual’s skills, experiences, education, and other job-related factors permitted by law. 

Why Michels Construction, Inc.?

  • We support dynamic and growing industries
  • We are family owned and operated
  • We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year
  • We reward hard work and dedication with limitless opportunities
  • We are a part of the Michels family of companies – one of North America’s largest, most diversified energy and infrastructure contractors
  • We offer a comprehensive benefits program, including Health, Dental, Life, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Account, Short Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance, 401(k) plan, Legal Plan, and Identity Theft and Monitoring Plan. Depending on your positions and location you may participate in a different benefit plan.

Why you?

  • You thrive in fast-paced environments under tight deadlines
  • You relish new challenges and evolving technology
  • You enjoy collaborating and communicating with your teammates
  • You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated
  • You are confident in your abilities to direct project staff and assign duties and responsibilities
  • You are a self-motivated, driven individual

What it takes:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering, or related field
  • 5-7 years of civil construction experience
  • Experience managing Army Corp of Engineer projects
  • Proficient in scheduling, estimating and project controls software (Primavera, HCSS, B2W, and MS Project)
  • Demonstration of previous successful management of project(s) of up to $100M
  • Currently have or can obtain PMP Certification (desired)
  • A valid driver license for the type(s) of vehicles you may be driving and an acceptable driving record
  • Travel required. Must have the ability to commit to long term onsite projects. National travel, no relocation required


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Michels Construction, Inc.
Michels Construction, Inc.
West Region | Bakersfield, CA
Employment Duration
Full time
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