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Project Manager/Estimator - American Rock Products (Yakima, WA)

Wapato, WA, US, 98951

American Rock Products



Job ID:  385279

American Rock Products., a CRH company, is a member of the CRH West Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation. 


Position Overview                                

If you’re a construction professional looking for the next step in your career, our team can provide you with a fun and challenging opportunity to grow with an industry leader. In this role, you’ll manage all aspects of public and private heavy civil construction projects of various sizes. You’ll prepare and manage bids and serve as the primary point of contact to communicate project cost, staffing, scheduling, and updates with contractors. As the Project Manager/Estimator, you will play an integral part as we work together to build the world around us. We work hard, and we have fun doing it!


If you’re someone that is confident in your ability to manage projects of all sizes, has excellent communication and organization skills, enjoys coordinating many moving pieces, and takes pride in assisting with the efficient completion of high-quality projects, this is an excellent career opportunity for you. The ideal candidate will possess the enthusiasm to influence, and lead. If you’ve got the drive, we’ll help you to reach your goals.


Compensation: Annual Salary DOE w/ 10% Annual Bonus & $900/month Vehicle Allowance


Company Benefits:

  • Family Culture – We treat our team like family
  • Annual Bonus
  • Monthly Vehicle Allowance
  • Mileage Reimbursement
  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • 401k with 5% company match & profit sharing
  • Potential for Overtime
  • Opportunities for Internal Mobility
  • Professional Development Opportunities
  • Training Provided
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program - We'll assist with continuing education that aligns with your career goals
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Company Paid Life Insurance
  • Short- & Long-Term Disability
  • Earn More with our Employee Referral Program
  • Company Discounts on products, goods, services, electronics, automotive, travel & more!
  • Opportunities for Community Engagement


Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Identify and respond timely to bid opportunities.
  • Attend pre-construction conferences.
  • Produce project schedules, material requests and approvals.
  • Coordinate subcontracts and sub-contractors.
  • Serve as project manager for construction crews; establish project objectives, policies, procedures, and performance standards within corporate policy.
  • Monitor/control construction through administrative direction of the superintendents to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget; investigate potentially serious situations and implement corrective measures.
  • Ensure construction crews always have the tools and training to operating safely and that all federal, state and local laws concerning safety, environment and other applicable areas are adhered to.
  • Coordinate project specific training, safety and EEOC compliance.
  • Prepare/approve of monthly pay estimates from owner and subcontractors.
  • Assure accuracy of sub-contractor submittals and coordination of work.
  • Coordination with owners on timing of work and proper completion.
  • Negotiate all contract change orders in writing prior to the work being accomplished.
  • Respond timely to all owner and sub-contractor correspondence.
  • Approve all subcontractor-supplier invoices.
  • Maintain daily project logs/quantity records. Monitor job costs through collaboration with operations/records
  • Assume compliance with project specifications, quality, and customer satisfaction.
  • Recommend and adhere to operating budget for the fiscal year under the direction of the General Manager.
  • Other tasks and duties as assigned to meet business needs.
  • Regular and timely attendance.
  • Participate in and promote an inclusive work environment.



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.



  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or related field required. Previous industry-related work experience, such as internships, is highly preferred.
  • Knowledge of construction techniques and practices, understanding of city and county specifications. 
  • Knowledge of heavy construction equipment operation and application.
  • Ability to read and interpret blueprints.
  • Skills needed include leadership, problem-solving, decision-making, and organization.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Previous experience in bidding, estimating, project management/coordination, or field management a plus.
  • Estimating experience in asphalt paving is a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to safely plan and set work priorities in a cost-effective manner.
  • Proficient with Windows-based computerized systems, Bid2Win estimating software experience preferred.
  • Must possess strong organizational, verbal, and written communication skills.



Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Safety-minded professional who demonstrates good performance and attendance.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, without direct supervision.
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills.
  • Demonstrates the ability to follow written and/or verbal instructions.
  • Demonstrates a willingness to work overtime and weekends as needed.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen.


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A 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!


American Rock Products, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date Posted:  Jun 9, 2022

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Yakima

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