• Field Operations Manager

    Job Locations US-AZ-Chandler
    Posted Date 2 months ago(11/19/2018 5:48 PM)
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  • Overview

    Company Overview:

    Mortenson’s success is not a matter of luck; it’s a result of our ingenuity, expertise, and exceptional people coupled with our unparalleled focus on customer service.

    Our foundation and culture are based upon our company values of trust, safety, teamwork, responsibility, service and stewardship. We are inspired by a compelling purpose to build structures and facilities for the advancement of modern society and a mission to create an exceptional customer experience. Mortenson has built a reputation for being a leader in our industry and in the communities in which we live and work.

    It all starts with our exceptional people and exceptional teams. Mortenson has been voted a "best place to work" 38 times regionally over the past decade…

    …What are you waiting for?

    The Big Picture:

    Mortenson is currently seeking an experienced Field Operations Manager to coordinate management of craft and office personnel, and provide equipment facility oversight. Strong communication skills are necessary as you will coordinate with staff at all levels in an ever-changing environment. Your ability to remain flexible, inventive, dedicated, and efficient with a high level of integrity and confidentiality is vital to your success in this role.


    What will you be doing?

    • Provide leadership to group field operations
    • Provide leadership of self perform resources and execution
    • Perform central hiring
    • Handle craft labor
    • Mentor and train superintendents and superintendent track engineers
    • Supervise equipment facilities
    • Perform monthly project review which includes: budget, schedule, labor, safety, quality, equipment (hoisting set up and use).
    • Lead team members by example in resourcefulness, self-starting work habits, and problem solving based on information and good judgement
    • Responsible for the mentoring, management, and timely performance evaluation of appropriate team members

    Other duties, as assigned

    • Implement company and group field initiatives
    • Participate in labor relations activities and issues, estimate reviews, and business development
    • Assist in budget management, writing, and reviewing business plans
    • May provide yard operations oversight and/or act as Construction Executive or Customer Service Leader


    How do you succeed?

    • Detail orientation sufficient for accurate and timely labor, safety, and quality reports, etc.
    • Knowledge of construction and multiple Mortenson systems (i.e., labor, financial, safety, quality, scheduling, and planning)
    • Microsoft Office skills
    • Positive professional attitude, and strong customer service skills
    • Ability to interpret and communicate Mortenson policies
    • Strong teamwork orientation, initiative, communication, problem-solving, and leadership skills
    • Open to change based on diverse input and feedback
    • Knowledge of Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action, and inclusive behavior
    • Work effectively with those of dynamic and diverse backgrounds
    • Strong cross-cultural relationship building and influencing at all organizational levels
    • Adaptive, effective communication and active listening skills
    • Track record of including diverse team members when assigning challenging and high-profile tasks
    • Demonstrated emotional intelligence; i.e., being aware of emotions and motivations of self and others
    • Minimum of 10 years industry-related or equivalent experience with large projects ($20M+)
    • Current driver’s license 


    • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Construction Management, Civil, or Architectural Engineering or a related field and/or equivalent experience


    Mortenson is an EOE/Affirmative Action/M/F/Veteran/Disabled employer



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