Overview

Cruz Tec, Inc., a small but highly stable and successful company who provides underground utility construction and rehabilitation projects of various sizes for municipalities and pump stations throughout the Houston and surrounding areas. We are looking for a highly motivated construction Project Manager/Estimator with 5-10 years’ experience.  The ideal candidate will have underground utility construction project experience.  The project manager has the overall responsibility for project performance and customer satisfaction, taking it from concept to completion.  Each Project Manager has full profit and performance responsibility for his/her projects.Responsibilities: Responsible for managerial and administrative aspects of a project.  This includes being proficient in estimating, scheduling, quality control, progress reports, progress billing, design review and coordination, cost reporting, safety, and proposal preparation.Ensure that an accurate and complete estimate for the project is prepared.  Project Managers work closely with owners to develop preliminary budgets.Participate in the proposal meeting with the owner to review the scope of work, discuss ways to reduce costs, and provide value engineering ideas.Oversee the material purchases and to selection of subcontractors.Conduct weekly job site meetings on site.Coordinate with the Superintendent to ensure safety, quality control and schedule.Conduct progress meetings with Owners and the construction team.Remain cost conscious and aware of every aspect of the project at all times.Ability to communicate effectively with everyone involved in the project.Qualifications: 5-10 years of underground utility construction project experience considered a plus.Ability to effectively make sound decisions under tight deadlines.Ability to organize, plan and manage multiple activities to accomplish desired results.Exhibit commitment to quality by evaluating project-related processes.  Make necessary changes, use customer input to make improvements, and meet/exceed internal and external customer expectations.Act in a manner of integrity that shows support for the company, its values, and the employees, while maintaining constant focus on meeting/exceeding customer requirements and expectations.Computer skills: proficiency using Word, Excel, Outlook, Microsoft Project and Adobe Acrobat.