Senior Project Manager - Branch Civil

Manassas, VA posted on August 6

Senior Project Manager
Position: Full time                                                                    
Location: Northern Virginia                                                                     

Position Summary:

Branch Civil is searching for a Senior Project Manager with Design-Build construction experience to join our Operation Teams in pursuing and managing Design-Build Transportation projects in the Southeast region, including Virginia and North Carolina.  The Senior Project Manager will manage the on-site construction activities of the project.  This position will work in conjunction with the Project Team and will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of the project is on time and within budget. 

Essential Functions:

  • Manage field staff who are responsible for project construction
  • Coordinate project activities through multiple phases of construction
  • Responsible for coordinating activities of field personnel to ensure project maintains schedule and budget
  • Implement problem solving strategies
  • Understand job cost reports in order to make decisions regarding production, labor, and equipment
  • Reviews status reports prepared by project management and modifies schedules or plans as required
  • Work with Project Team to develop a schedule to achieve the milestones set for the project
  • Provide support to Project Manager and Project Executive
  • Reviews project proposal or plan to perform constructability reviews in order to provide feedback concerning duration, cost, procedures for accomplishing project, and safety
  • Provides input for internal reporting
  • Participate in meetings with Owner, subcontractors and suppliers
  • Coordinates project activities with Owner, subcontractors and suppliers
  • Uphold Branch safety policies and serve as an example for the Project Team
  • Participate in performance reviews of Project Team
  • Work with Project Manager / Design-Build Project Manager or Project Executive on negotiating costs, schedule, and scope of work with Owner, subcontractors and suppliers
  • Understanding of QA/QC program and contractual requirements
  • Point of contact for construction related topics with Owner, subcontractors and suppliers
  • Ensures workers for each task are fully qualified to perform assigned duties
  • Maintains knowledge of Branch’s company values and strategic plan
  • Support corporate policies
  • Perform additional assignments per management’s direction


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or related field and 10+ years related industry experience in Heavy Civil Construction
  • 5+ years of related Design-Build Management experience
  • Previous experience performing a similar role on $50M+ projects
  • Experience on large heavy civil projects involving complex roadway and structure transportation improvement projects
  • Must have previous design-build and/or alternative delivery experience with large projects that have had a track record of being profitable.
  • Proven success in delivering design-build projects for VDOT
  • Demonstrated ability to uphold safety commitments and be a good steward of the environment
  • Ability to represent the company in administrating the contract with the client
  • Ability to interface with joint venture partners, owners, and stakeholders while developing productive relationships

This position requires travel to projects within Virginia and North Carolina.  Travel is estimated approximately 60%.

Supervisory Responsibility
Directly supervises two to three employees.  Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization’s policies and applicable laws.

Company Benefits: 

  • Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), 100% contributed by company
  • 401 (K) with Match
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance


Building Legacies for a Thriving Future
We encourage Minorities and Females to Apply.  EOE M/F/D/V.  VA Cont. Lic., Class A, #2701-029434A.