Heavy Civil Project Manager (San Antonio) – Austin Bridge & Road

at Austin Industries, Inc.
Location San Antonio, Texas
Date Posted September 19, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Permanent


Austin Bridge & Road is currently seeking an experienced Heavy Civil Project Manager for projects in the San Antonio area. We excel at what we do and are looking for talented professionals that want to excel with us.

The Project Manager is responsible for providing overall supervision and coordination on one small to medium size project, under the supervision of a Senior Project Manager or Area Manager that requires interfacing of structures, roadway, and other operations. They will plan and schedule the resources required to complete the project ahead of schedule and below the estimated cost. This position requires leadership capability and ability to maintain a good working relationship with Owners, designers, vendors, subcontractors, and holding project team accountable for compliance with OSHA and Austin's internal policies and procedures. It also requires competency in discerning contracts and risk management.

Supervisory Responsibilities

Assistant Project Manager
Field Engineer
Office Engineer
Field Office Manager

Functional Areas of Responsibility

Bid Review
Subcontract negotiations and project buyout
Scheduling and coordination of the project
Project cost accounting
Owner billings
Change orders
Liaison with Owners, architects, and suppliers
Compliance with company policies & procedures
Development of subordinates
Perform other duties as assigned


Direct all job personnel in the implementation of E.E.O., safety, and preventive maintenance policies.
Analyze and update cost information on job cost reporting data.
Review all billings to ensure accurate reflection of job cost.
Submit regular billings to owners and general contractor to ensure prompt payment.
Process all change orders as required by project owners to include detail necessary for job cost reporting software.
Maintain profit/loss accountability for individual projects to include job cost controls as established by the construction manager and take proactive measures to meet or beat budgeted costs.
Present and discuss change order needs with owners and owners' representatives.


Read and interpret owner's drawings and specifications insuring that AB&R staff and sub-contractors understand all the specific job requirements.
Schedule and coordinate all resources as needed to complete the project.
Monitor self-performed work to ensure labor and equipment resources are in line with needs.
Review daily time sheets to insure accurate job cost data.
Create and maintain general schedule and update schedule as job progresses or changes.
Create ten day detailed schedule and update weekly.
Provide all AB&R personnel and sub-contractor personnel with sufficient notice to ensure all work is started on schedule.
Order and properly allocate cost for all material resources needed to complete the project.


Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or equivalent preferred, but may be substituted by experience.
Minimum 8-10 years of experience in the construction industry with projects in aviation, heavy civil & major highways
Strong interpersonal and communication skills with all levels of management
Project management experience in the construction industry with projects in aviation, heavy civil & major highways
TxDOT and/or Design Build experience a huge plus!

We offer excellent benefits including medical, dental, life and disability insurance, and a matching 401K plan. We are proud to be a 100% Employee Owned Company (ESOP)! To learn more about Austin, please go to

Austin Bridge & Road is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Austin Bridge and Road

A leader in the heavy highway and transportation infrastructure industry for more than 100 years, Austin Bridge & Road has built landmark projects from Arizona to North Carolina, including complex urban highway interchanges, tollways, runways, port facilities, border crossings, automated people mover guide-ways and specialty bridges. Our customers rely on our expertise in construction management on conventionally bid projects and newer procurement methods, including design-build, construction manager at-risk and construction management/general contracting.

It is the policy of Austin Bridge & Road, L.P. to assure that applicants are employed and that employees are treated during employment without regards to their race, religion, sex, color or national origin, age, disability, or any other legally protected characteristics or status. Such action shall include: employment, upgrading, demotion, or transfer; recruitment or recruitment advertising; layoff or termination; rates of pay or other forms of compensation; and selection for training, including apprenticeship, pre-apprenticeship, and/or on-the-job training.

No agency inquiries please.

Austin Industries and all operating divisions (Austin Bridge & Road, Austin Commercial, and Austin Industrial) do not accept unsolicited resumes, candidates' names or summaries from staffing agencies, search firms, or third-party recruiters. Any unsolicited resumes, candidates' names or summaries submitted to Austin Industries, or any of its employee-owners, become the property of Austin Industries and Austin Industries will not pay a placement fee.

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