Junior Project Manager - Tampa, FL

Tampa, FL, US, 33610

Preferred Materials - Asphalt


Job ID:  486181

Preferred Materials - Asphalt Division, part of CRH South Division of Companies, is the leader in production of high-quality hot mix and warm mix asphalt, and, with a team of skilled contracting professionals, Preferred Materials - Asphalt Division also offers design-build and conventional-bid-build solutions for roadway and civil construction projects.  Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, and with offices throughout Florida, Preferred Materials - Asphalt Division performs asphalt paving, grading, and related roadway services.  Our employees make Preferred Materials - Asphalt Division a great place to work.  We promote a strong safety culture, where employees take responsibility for their own safety.




We are seeking a qualified, safety-minded, and motivated individual to join our team as a Project Manager. 


Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure Health & Safety standards are met by complying with legislation, company policies and promoting a safe work environment.

  • Work with the crews while overseeing, scheduling and directing all facets of a specific or multiple paving and road construction project(s).
  • Responsible for profit and loss on all assigned projects.
  • Must establish and maintain communications and a working relationship with subcontractors, owners and government officials.
  • Know the status and cost of the various operations on your project(s).
  • Supervise and approve the paperwork flow, such as timesheets, daily reports, and tickets.
  • Assist in any way possible within your capacity to progress the work on the project(s).
  • Maintain communication with the shop concerning equipment maintenance and repairs.
  • Establish a long-term plan for each project to allow taking advantage of equipment availability and to coordinate with other ongoing projects company-wide.
  • Maintain an up-to-date balance on all quantities for your projects.
  • Manage administrative duties in a timely manner.


  • College degree is required, and 5+ years of experience in road construction.
  • Prior supervisory experience is preferred, including the ability to motivate personnel to achieve results.
  • Strong understanding of grades/drainage, mathematic skills and have the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to effectively multi-task. 
  • Effective, courteous, and professional communication skills required with internal and external stakeholders.
  • English/Spanish bilingualism preferred.
  • Willingness to work long hours and travel to assigned projects as needed.  
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team. 
  • Willingness to oversee and be available as needed for projects that perform work outside of standard daytime working hours (i.e. night work).  
  • Valid Driver’s License.


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!


Preferred Materials, Inc., a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Date:  Nov 26, 2023

Nearest Major Market: Tampa

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