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Project Manager


Carlsbad, NM, US

Requisition ID: 112539 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Construction Operations 

Market: Power 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Project Manager, you will be responsible for job site management and oversee the administrative and technical aspects of construction projects. 

Kiewit’s mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations. Whether we are building hospitals to support the community, boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled and safety-obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from the ground up. There’s a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won’t find anywhere else.

District Overview

TIC Power (TICP) provides direct-hire construction services for Power Generation utilizing a non-union craft force.  TIC Power builds major EPC power plant projects throughout North America.


One of the many things that makes Kiewit’s culture unique is that we go where the work is, which exposes your career to abundant opportunities. We relocate our teams based on the work that is available, combined with the development plans, skill sets and career goals of each team member. This means your Kiewit adventure is custom-designed to meet our shared needs. 


•    Provides direct supervision and maintains overall responsibility for the management of construction and quality control activities.
•    Has direct responsibility for ensuring SSCVS procurement and construction is performed in accordance with design specifications, drawings, and applicable construction procedures to meet NWP’s requirements with minimal rework. 
•    Fully authorized and empowered to completely manage the Contractor’s personnel, coordinate Contractor’s personnel clearance issues and ensure that Contractor’s personnel follow all NWP and DOE requirements when working at the project site. Coordinate all construction activities that involve interaction with design personnel and NWP personnel, and completely manage all tasks awarded to the Contractor.
•    Good attention to detail with the ability to recognize discrepancies
•    Plan, organize, and schedule the construction activities.
•    Has direct responsibility for ensuring completion of project activities on or before scheduled due dates without sacrificing quality.
•    Serve as the primary point of contact with NWP for project status, analyzing risks, and resolving issues.
•    Strong work ethic - willing to do what it takes to get the job done
•    Provides formal P6 schedule to NWP as requested.
•    Budget and schedule development and maintenance.
•    Assuring quality control, contract compliance and administration.
•    Project administration systems management and management of assigned job site personnel.
•    Administering safety programs and maintaining good owner relations.


•    Ability to travel and relocate as needed
•    10+ years' experience in all aspects of managing commercial construction projects with a proven track record of successful outcomes. 
•    No less than 5 years of nuclear experience at DOE/NNSA or commercial nuclear facilities.
•    Bachelor’s degree in construction engineering, construction management or a related degree or comparable work experience.
•    Ability to understand project scheduling and cost control, and to read and understand project owner specifications and engineering drawings
•    Work independently as well as part of a team
•    Effective oral and written communication skills
•    Strong organization/time management skills

Other common names for this role: Assistant Project Manager, APM, Sr. Project Manager, Sponsor


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

At TIC, we only hire the best — and our family mentality will drive you to continue to be the best. We believe in the benefits of investing in our people. Around here, you’ll constantly increase your knowledge, sharpen your skills and gain new experiences.

Whether it’s cement for our sidewalks and driveways; aluminum for our automobiles; wood pellets for our grills; paper plates for our picnics; food for our pets or the beverages we consume with our friends, our longstanding work in the industrial market touches the tiny details in our daily lives.

If you want a career that can make an impact, look no further.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, paid parental and maternity leave, and generous paid time off.

Nearest Major Market: Albuquerque

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