Project Manager - Remote

Salt Lake City, UT, US, 84044

Americas Cement Corporate



Job ID:  488022


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH company, provides Portland and masonry cements to help build the foundation and infrastructure for the world around us.  We ship millions of tons of cement from our plants and network of terminals located across North America. When you work for Ash Grove, you are connecting to something bigger. We stand together to reinvent the way our world is built. Join our team and help Ash Grove build America.


At Ash Grove Cement, people are our first priority. We offer a complete benefits package and opportunities for your continued growth and development!




Oversees and contributes to relevant capital projects. Works with Capex Team organization regarding a specific project, and applies procedures within the specific scope of work (SOW). The Project Manager will support capital projects throughout Ash Grove's West Region locations. 
What you’ll be contributing:


  • Promote and follow all plant safety guidelines.
  • Additional duties as assigned by supervisor.  
  • Leads the project from the concept design to the feasibility phase up to the execution, following the project life cycle, and maintains the company project life cycle tool.
  • Develops the project’s budget, schedules, milestones pre-established contracts, and work quality in collaboration with the other discipline of the project CAPEX organization. 
  • Ensures project site safety and environmental compliance. Works with assigned home office /site office HSE professionals and assures that assigned contractors for projects conform to required health and safety procedures and practices, with a focus on risk assessment.
  • Remains on-site and performs field supervision at the location for extended periods of time managing the site construction team up to commissioning and start-up.
  • Works closely with the CAPEX project team to maintain and update an overall project schedule and the project progress utilizing the S-curve methods. Shows critical path items and anticipates problematic issues. 
  • Foresees typical issues surrounding schedules, construction, and impact project costs.
  • Interacts with contractors and the Plant operation project management regarding regular project risk evaluation and monitoring. Verifies compliance with the contracted and allocated resources by the contractors.
  • Controls deliverables and receiving with the support of the responsible Project CAPEX management.
  • Maintains construction records as defined in the contracts with vendors and contractors.
  • Cooperates and provides input to and with the assigned project scheduler, based on the information and input from the involved contractors.
  • Participates in regular meetings and follows up on compliance by the contractors with the detailed project schedule and work plan.
  • Assesses project progress and productivity/performance to identify areas for improvement and continuity of construction progress; works with contractors to initiate adjustments. Keeps updating the daily construction report and develops the monthly project progress report, to be presented to the Project Capex team and to the Executive/Steering Committee 
  • Receives and review relevant project and cost reports for corrective action with the assigned contractor to meet the budget and schedule.
  • Supports management of contracts with vendors, suppliers, and contractors, and tracks schedule dates of expected deliverables to sustain the continuity of the construction progress.


To succeed in this position, you will need:


  • Ability to read, write and understand warning labels, instructions, signs, etc.
  • Bachelor's Degree in engineering, mining, or related discipline required
  • Minimum of 7 years managing projects in heavy construction and/or process industry. 
  • Ability to read, write and understand English
  • Ability to effectively handle multiple projects
  • Ability to effectively negotiation 
  • Ability to demonstrate best industry practices, techniques, and standards throughout the project execution.
  • Demonstrates a high level of accuracy, even under pressure
  • Proficient in collaboration and team-building skills




  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, talking
  • Constant hearing, use of vision, use of computer, telephone
  • Occasional driving, bending, or crouching required


What’s next for you?


We provide stability and advancement opportunities across North America. Use our tuition reimbursement program to help you meet your career goals.


This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. The employee will be required to follow all job instructions of his/her supervisor and to perform other work assignments related to plant operations that are not inconsistent with the current labor contract, past practices, or safety policies.


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What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


Ash Grove Cement, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date:  Feb 14, 2024

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

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