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Area Manager - Heavy Highway (Bridge / Roadway) (15445)

Company: Kokosing, Inc.
Location: Charleston
Posted on: November 20, 2022

Job Description:

Kokosing Construction Company, Inc. ( is one of America's 60 largest General Contractors and services a broad spectrum of clients in both the private and public business sectors. Kokosing's services include the construction of highways, bridges, asphalt and concrete pavement, and underground utilities. For 70 years, Kokosing has successfully attracted the most qualified technical personnel in the construction industry by offering visible challenges, superior quality, and attractive rewards. With over $800 million in annual sales and a commitment to its workforce, Kokosing Construction Company, Inc. is the winning team.
We are seeking an Area Manager (Heavy Highway - Roadway/Bridge projects) in the Western Pennsylvania and West Virginia region.

  • Provide overall management direction for a regional "mega-project" or multiple large and small regional Heavy Highway projects - i.e. plans, directs, and coordinates activities.
  • Ensures that all projects and goals are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate supervisors.
  • Manages Project Engineers/Project Managers, Superintendents and Foremen who supervise construction employees; charged with overall direction, coordination and evaluation of team.


    • Reviews project proposal or plan to determine the timeframe, funding limitations, project procedures, staffing requirements, and available resources to various phases of project.
    • Oversees the work plan and staffing for each phase of project to ensure coverage and identify/solve any potential gaps.
    • Oversees project staff's work plan, assign duties/responsibilities and authority.
    • Directs and coordinates activities of project personnel to ensure work progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget.
    • Reviews status reports from project personnel and modifies schedules/plans as needed.
    • Confers with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems.
    • Coordinates project activities with activities of governmental agencies and subcontractors.
    • Understands and is able to analyze and execute CPM-based project schedules.
    • Other tasks and duties as assigned.

      • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management
      • (15+) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

        Kokosing offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, life, and disability insurance, paid time off and a 401K plan.
        Kokosing is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action federal and state contractor. The company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.
        Headquartered in Westerville, Ohio, Kokosing is one of the largest family-owned construction companies in the Midwest. Kokosing's business lines include industrial, transportation, buildings, pipelines, environmental, and marine work. Kokosing family of companies is made up of multiple companies including Kokosing Industrial, Kokosing Construction Company and Corna Kokosing. Known for unwavering integrity and exceptional safety and quality, Kokosing's companies provide extensive resources for its customers.

Keywords: Kokosing, Inc., Charleston , Area Manager - Heavy Highway (Bridge / Roadway) (15445), Executive , Charleston, West Virginia

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