Operaitons Manager, VP - Civil Construction

Confidential Company  •  Brooklyn, NY

15+ years experience  •  Construction

$312K - $375K ($250K - $300K base + 25%)
Posted on 07/27/17 by Ralph Conserva
Confidential Company
Brooklyn, NY
15+ years experience
$312K - $375K
($250K - $300K base + 25%)
Posted on 07/27/17 Ralph Conserva

POSITION TITLE:Operations Manager, VP – CivilConstruction


LOCATION: Brooklyn, New York  

COMPENSATION: Base salary:  $275,000 or Market Rate + Bonus  

COMPANY:    Our client is a leader in CivilConstruction.   


  • Drainage and Piping
  • Concrete Work
  • Retaining Walls
  • Excavation
  • Sewer Work: Sanitary & Storm
  • Water Mains
  • Asphalt Paving
  • Demolition
  • Soil Stabilization


  • Degree in CivilEngineering (PC License preferred)
  • Coordinate resources between 7 – 10 job sites daily
  • Able to analyze change orders prepared by PMS and determined if they were prepared properly
  • Knowledge of how to properly manage and construct HeavyCivilprojects in the NYC regions including the following:
    • Bridge / Deck replacements
    • Large Diameter Steel Water Main Projects
    • Sewer & Water Main Projects
    • Highway Work
    • Structural and Architectural Concrete
    • Flat Work (Landscaping, Pavers, Beautification, etc.)
    • Transit Work (Substations, Vent Plants, Station Work)
  • Knowledge of Viewpoint software would be a plus
  • Able to oversee the preparation of reports by PM’s on forecasting of job performance for CFO’s office.
  • Minimum of 20 years’ experience in Heavy Construction field (of which mostly should be in NYC market)
  • Must have knowledge of Private Utility interference with NYC Public Works projects.
  • Capability to negotiate with vendors and public agencies
  • Negotiation with subcontractors and preparation of Sub Agreements / Purchase Orders
  • Ability to train and oversee younger staff members
  • Manage a team of 15-25 Project Managers / Superintendents


  • Superior oral and written communication and interpersonal abilities essential for dealing with management, project teams, customers and other stakeholders
  • Must have at least 10 years’ experience in working with city and state agencies (NYS DOT, NYC MTA, NYC DDC, NYC DOT, & PANYNJ)
  • Must have at least 20 years’ experience in Heavy Construction
  • EngineeringDegree
  • Creative problem solving abilities.
  • Mentoring skills with the ability to train others.
  • Capability to negotiate with Public Agencies, Private Utilities, and Vendors
  • Significant business acumen and understanding and use of financial tools.
  • Must be self-motivated.

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