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Preferred Materials, Inc., is part of Oldcastle Materials, Inc., the leading vertically integrated supplier of construction materials, and construction/paving services in the United States. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, the Preferred Materials Region has facilities throughout the State of Florida, as well as Coastal Georgia and South Carolina. Companies within the Preferred Region are leading providers of ready mix concrete, concrete block, aggregate materials, hot mix and warm mix asphalt, as well as design:build and conventional:bid:build solutions for roadway and civil construction projects. Preferred is committed to being a great place to work, and to attracting and retaining exceptional employees. We promote a strong safety culture, and have dedicated professionals who are focused on their own safety and the safety of their co:workers.
Position Overview
This position has primary responsibilities for the day to day operations, typically of multiple crews or multiple projects for all asphalt paving and construction projects. Project staffing and selection of required equipment to perform tasks in line with budgeted cost and production schedules is necessary. Safe, efficient production will be a primary concern of this position. Project planning will be necessary to achieve the goals of production and safety, as well as timely completion of projects. This position is also responsible for the estimating of paving projects.
Key Responsibilities
:Resposible for a safe working culture for all employees; partner with safety and field personnel to minimize risk and increase safety for employees at all times
:Ensure safety policies are enforced and safe work practices are applied to all tasks.
:Bidding on a competitive basis and submitting quotes along with developing and maintaining positive relationships with customers.
:Preparation of estimates, proposals and bids.
:Ensure Pre:job inspections are completed.
:Effectively manage the needs of the project, and the customer in the best possible manner.
:Act in an ethical manner, portray a positive Company image and promote customer relations.
:Assure progress reports are turned in on schedule.
:Leadership in daily T5 and weekly Toolbox Talks.
:Train Foremen and crew members.
:Review job quality to ensure customer specifications are being met and eliminate rework.
:Manage projects schedule updates, material variances, and changes to scope of work.
:Maximize success of Productivity measures on all jobs.
:Initiate daily performance dialogues with foreman
:Facilitate pre:shift crew meetings to establish and communicate shift goals.
:Troubleshoot and resolve issues.
:Communicate with the crews/foreman about the next day's work.
:High School diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
:Bachelors degree in Construction Management, Construction Technology or Engineering preferred.
:5 years related experience in asphalt construction and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
:Demonstrated success in managing employees and/or leading a crew.
:Some experience creating, working within and/or administering an assigned budget, preferred or ability to learn same.
:Experience with ) Heavybid (HCSS) estimating software preferred. Including proficiency in Microsoft office programs.
:Proven ability to develop relationships and to work with teams as both a leader and a participant.
:A working knowledge of customer specifications will be necessary to ensure a quality project avoiding re:work or punch list work.
:Effective interpersonal and communication skills; building rapport, listening, presenting, giving and receiving feedback.
:High standard of ethics, integrity and trust.
:Must be able to pass pre :employment criminal background check.
:Must possess a valid driver's license.
:Strict adherence to safety requ


• Location: Savannah

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