Operations Manager - Civil Construction

Kentucky and Tennessee - Posted Dec. 3, 2018

Company and Job Description

Trans Ash, a growing Cincinnati based civil construction & environmental company, has an open Operations Management position for the management of civil construction and landfill construction projects for the power industry.

This position will initially oversee projects in Kentucky and Tennessee.

Compensation and Benefits

Compensation package includes a competitive salary, company vehicle, medical insurance, life insurance, dental insurance, STD, LTD, paid vacation, 401K, and bonus. Paid living expenses, room and per diem are also included where applicable (depending on your home location).

Role and Responsibilities

  • This position reports to a Senior Operations Manager or Vice President of Operations.
  • This position manages the Project Managers and Superintendents of several project sites within a multi-state region.
  • Ensures multiple projects are operating on schedule and under budget
  • Ensures operational controls, administrative and reporting procedures, and effective management teams are in place for projects within their region
  • Ensures project teams are meeting all administrative and reporting requirements for both our customers and corporate office as well as maintaining operational efficiency
  • Ensures project teams are operating in compliance with Company‚Äôs policies, procedures, safety program, quality control programs, and all contract documents
  • Manages contracts and subcontracts
  • Works with Estimating and Project Controls to help plan projects, build schedules, provide logical activity sequencing, and make schedule changes.
  • Identifying the need for and negotiating Change Orders
  • Reviewing and reporting earned revenues to accounting to prepare invoices
  • Continuously monitors production quantities and budgets.
  • Maintains positive relationships and communications with customers, subcontractors, and vendors.
  • Identifies and solves constructability issues as they arise.


The ideal candidate will have 10+ years of experience in field supervision/operations and 10+ years of Project Management experience in Heavy Civil construction or a combination of both.Must have a High School diploma.College degree is preferred.Must be able to read and understand all project documents including construction drawings, specifications, contracts, RFIs, and submittals.Must have a thorough understanding of cost codes, budgets, and scheduling logic.Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.Average ability using Microsoft Outlook, Excel, and Word.OSHA 30-hour training is a plus.Experience using HCSS Heavy Job, Primavera, or Viewpoint are a plus.



Job Type: Full-time


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Trans Ash Inc. USA

617 Shepherd Drive
Cincinnati, Ohio 45215
Phone: 513.733.4770

Trans-Ash Canada Ltd.

C/O Sheerness Power Station
Hanna, Alberta Canada TOJ-1P0
Phone: 403.854.2488