Sr. Project Manager - Civil Construction

Birmingham, AL - Posted Jul. 3, 2018

Company & Job Description

Founded in 1960, Trans Ash, is a rapidly growing privately held Cincinnati based civil land construction & environmental company. We are seeking to add an experienced Project Manager to our Operations Department to work on civil land construction projects with our valued customers in the utility industry.This will be a project based position in the Southeast region of the United States.Additional travel to the Corporate Office, located in Cincinnati, Ohio, will also be required.


Trans Ash offers an excellent team culture and professional growth opportunities. Our benefits package includes the following:competitive pay, medical, dental, vision, life, STD, LTD, paid vacation, 401K, and bonus.

Our travel benefits include paid travel expenses, airfare, overnight accommodations, per-diem and a temporary living allowance depending on your home location. This position is provided with a company vehicle.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Work with superintendents to plan, organize, and direct construction activities to achieve project safety and performance objectives.
  • Provide project support and direct workforce under the supervision of the Operations Manager.
  • Manage and execute successful projects.
  • Monitor the schedule by regularly reviewing milestones and providing consistent solutions to a wide variety of challenges and multiple projects. Scheduling using Primavera P6 (training provided).
  • Manage and complete all phases of project documentation (permits, licenses, submittals, schedules, RFIs, work plans, change orders, etc.).
  • Manage project performance data and formulate progress reports as requested by the Operations Manager and organization Executives.
  • Liaison between customer’s site management and site engineers.
  • Liaison between home office, safety, and HR departments.
  • Prepare estimates for new work projects as required.
  • Accommodate client and jobsite needs by responding to all inquiries in a timely and professional manner.
  • Additional responsibilities will likely be required.

General qualifications:

Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 10+ years’ experience in Heavy Civil work.

Greater than 6 years of Project Management experience is required for this role.

Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications.

Must have the ability to communicate well with clients and other members of the project team.

Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel.Additional experience with construction management programs such as HCSS HeavyJob, Viewpoint, and P6 are also encouraged.

The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented, have excellent people skills, and act as a team player.

Experience working in the Coal Ash Utility market is a plus.

The ideal candidate will possess a 4-year degree in a related field (Civil Engineering of Construction Management) or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Must be able to successfully pass a drug test and both a criminal and drivers background check.

Interested candidates may apply via or by completing an application at or by emailing a copy of your resume directly to Trans Ash at: to the attention of Operations Department.



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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