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Construction Manager - Santa Clarita, CA

Company: OHL USA
Location: Santa Clarita
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:


Built with Purpose - Delivered with Pride.

OHL North America (OHL NA) merges global expertise and a 100+ year legacy with the latest innovations and a strong regional footprint to deliver North America's most complex and challenging infrastructure and vertical construction projects. The company has more than 2,000 engineering and construction professionals from coast to coast and specializes in heavy civil construction and modernization of critical infrastructure projects, including highways, bridges, rail and mass transit systems, tunnels, and water resources. Through its vertical construction affiliate, OHL provides construction management and pre-construction services to build and renovate healthcare, educational, and assisted living facilities in addition to many other important cultural, institutional, and commercial spaces.

OHL NA is the North American division of international construction company, Obrascn Huarte Lain, S.A. (OHL Group), headquartered in Madrid, Spain. The company's U.S. operations are headquartered in New York City with regional office locations in California, Texas, Florida, and Illinois. In 2020, OHL NA won $1.3 billion in new contract awards and was ranked #15 on Engineering News-Record's list of the Top 50 Domestic Heavy Contractors.

OHL USA, Inc., OHL NA's affiliate in the Western region, is a top performer of heavy civil transportation and environmental projects that keep the Golden State operating safely and efficiently. One of the most prominent among its solid portfolio is the $1.4 billion I-405 Improvement project, which features the fast-tracked design and construction of 16 miles of two new roadway lanes that run north and south within the confines of Orange County, California.

Extraordinary construction projects demand exceptional talent. OHL NA brings together the construction industry's best and brightest who thrive in a collaborative work environment and who relish challenge and opportunity. We are currently seeking a Construction Manager in Santa Clarita, CA.


  • Responsible for managing and directing several projects by providing the communication, coordination and follow-up necessary to meet the project goals and objectives.
  • Maintains ongoing training and mentoring of project teams.
  • Directly responsible to senior executive team.
  • Provides ongoing project information and project reviews as required by management.
  • Coordinates training and compliance measures to ensure project procedures are followed.
  • Ensures scope of work, schedule and budget are clearly defined and understood by senior management and all project participants, including the client.
  • Determines controls and maintains overall project and discipline schedules and budgets.
  • Tracks schedule and budget progress with project milestones and takes all action necessary to keep project on track.
  • Identifies and secures necessary approvals for all changes in project scope, budget and/or schedule.
  • Maintains ongoing communication with client at his/her level and works with project teams to make adjustments as necessary to comply with clients' needs within contractual obligations, or to adjust project deliverables to meet the client and stakeholders needs.
  • Follows and ensures conformance with policies and procedures, including safety policies.
  • Acts on behalf of OHL North America in Business Development Opportunities.


  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field/equivalent experience.
  • Heavy Civil Construction background with 15+ year's field experience.
  • Experience managing multiple projects and project leaders at once.
  • Must be safety oriented - 10-hour and 30-hour OSHA certificates are preferred.
  • Strong organizational and time management skills.
  • Strong work ethic - willing to do what it takes to get the job done.
  • Ability to function as a team builder/player.
  • The ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environments.
  • Caltrans experience required.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will require ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environments. Employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud noise.

OHL NA and its affiliates are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other protected class.

OHL USA, Inc. and its subsidiaries ("OHL") shall not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to OHL or an employee of OHL, by mail, electronically, or otherwise will be considered OHL property. OHL will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. OHL will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. OHL Human Resources is the only authorized representative of OHL to execute any agreements with search firms or staffing agencies. As a condition for payment, a Vendor shall have OHL USA Inc.'s Personnel Agreement and a Job Order signed by an authorized OHL HR representative. Verbal or written communications from any employee of OHL and its subsidiaries shall not be considered binding obligations. All resumes whether unsolicited or solicited shall be the property of OHL.

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