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The Great Lakes Construction Co. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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The Great Lakes Construction Co. is an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) company based in Northeast Ohio. We are continually looking for talented people with experience in the construction industry. From job opportunities in Construction Management to Heavy Equipment Operating, there are hundreds of Civil Engineering jobs waiting for someone just like you to fill!

Interested in pursuing a career in civil engineering and construction? Why not come work for The Great Lakes Construction Co.? We offer a competitive benefits package and competitive salary, as well as a fun, friendly work environment. Apply today!

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The Great Lakes Construction Co.
2608 Great Lakes Way
Hinckley, OH  44233

POSITIONS CURRENTLY AVAILABLE

LOCATION:  Tri-State Area (OH, PA, WV) 

ABOUT THE JOB
The Energy Site Safety Coordinator is responsible for ensuring job site safety, to include: assisting with training, documentation, audits, and reporting. The Energy Site Safety Coordinator will assist in safety management and coordination by researching, planning, developing and implementing programs and procedures necessary to meet the compliance and safety needs of Great Lakes Co. and the project.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Ensures EHS inspections/audits are completed as necessary to comply with regulations, laws or reporting requirements
  • Submits EHS compliance reports and recommendations to the Safety Director
  • Contributes to coordinating safety training for all employees
  • Assists supervisors in the investigation of all incidents and reports ensuring proper reporting
  • Leads and/or assists in safety meetings with emphasis on employee participation
  • Manages and maintains all environmental, health and safety related documents for the project
  • Assists in the processing of worker’s compensation claim and maintain necessary records of claims
  • Recommend policies and procedures to reduce risks
  • Conduct orientation for all new employees in safety policies, procedures, and regulations
  • Work with a focus on advancing safety
  • Assist the department Safety Director with all aspects of the Environmental, Safety & Health program for the facility, including continuous improvement of safety & health programs that are proactive, data-based, and prioritized according to risk assessments and hazard reduction potential
  • Support the implementation and maintenance of EHS programs policies, procedures, and action plans, including employee training
  • Assist with maintenance and communication of safety key metrics
  • Represent safety and actively contribute to the Safety Committee
  • This list of responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties management deems necessary

QUALIFICATIONS

  • OSHA 30-hour training completion required
  • Knowledge of federal and state safety regulations
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office; Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • The ability to write basic reports and follow up on issues
  • Must have a valid driver’s license

EDUCATION & WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s degree in Safety, Occupational Health or related field
  • 5 years’ experience in the construction safety field
  • Experience in construction safety training
  • ASP or CSP certification preferred

PHYSICAL DEMANDS 

  • Work conditions are indoors in a normal non-smoking office environment and outdoors under all weather conditions
  • The majority of the work schedule will be performed in the field

TRAVEL

Travel is required approximately 70% of the time and the remaining time this position will be expected to operate in the Cleveland market.

BENEFITS

  • ESOP Company
  • Medical Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan

The Great Lakes Construction Co. is a 100% employee owned company. As an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) company, our employees share in the success and profits of the company. We are not just looking for employees - we are looking for partners to contribute to our continued success. You will enjoy the opportunity to grow as an employee owner in a results-oriented atmosphere.

The Great Lakes Construction Co. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. The Great Lakes Construction Co. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

ABOUT THE JOB
This position will perform a variety of professional estimating duties related to developing estimates and procuring work for heavy civil construction projects. The Heavy Civil &Transportation Estimator will manage and prepare cost estimates for bidding including all essential elements and steps necessary for a successful bid.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Prepare bridge, transportation and heavy civil related project estimates from initial review to owner bid submittal
  • Understand owner documents and specifications
  • Generate quantity take-offs from owner plans and costing out bid items
  • Solicit vendors required for specific project scope items
  • Take-off/verification of quantities
  • Attend and contribute to planning meetings
  • Project Phasing & MOT
  • Participate in the project buyout process
  • Maintain bid time scheduling and complete closeout
  • Activity based costing in HCSS
  • Prepare and maintain the status of plan reproduction
  • Prepare subcontractor bid packages
  • Ensure that we have the proper coverage from subcontractors on bid day
  • Resourceful in leveraging more favorable pricing from subcontractors
  • Meet bid and budged deadlines
  • Create bid lists that fit the scope of the job
  • Consistent follow up on submitted bids and budgets to close business
  • Properly turn over bid documents and sub buyout information to Project Management promptly
  • Review drawings with Project Management team and notes any areas of concern
  • Seek and qualify new subcontractors
  • Hold subcontractors to the Great Lakes' Core Values

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Preferred BS Civil Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent experience
  • Strong working knowledge of bridge projects and transportation related projects.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of scopes and quantities from plans and specs
  • Design-build experience a plus
  • Comprehends bidding using multiple delivery methods
  • Knowledge of VECPs
  • Understands multiple owner specs and standard drawings
  • Skills to analyze information and opportunities
  • Organizational methods that allow you to work on multiple projects
  • Effectively communicate with subcontractors and vendors
  • Demonstrate creative solutions to problems
  • Enhance team performance by leading and ensuring the team has the necessary resources to meet goals
  • Experienced and competent in the use of Microsoft Applications and Viewpoint
  • Prepare and maintain a directory of suppliers, contractors and subcontractors
  • Ability to skillfully negotiate

BENEFITS

  • ESOP Company
  • Medical Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan

The Great Lakes Construction Co. is a 100% employee owned company. As an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) company, our employees share in the success and profits of the company. We are not just looking for employees - we are looking for partners to contribute to our continued success. You will enjoy the opportunity to grow as an employee owner in a results-oriented atmosphere.

The Great Lakes Construction Co. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. The Great Lakes Construction Co. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

LOCATION:  Tri-State Area (OH, PA, WV) 

ABOUT THE JOB
The Oil & Gas Project Superintendent is responsible for the safety, quality, efficiency, and timeliness of the project.  This position will provide on-site coordination for all phases of the project, including material, equipment, subcontractors, and labor.  While there are specific responsibilities and expectations described below, it is essential that the Oil & Gas Project Superintendent be organized, possess good judgment skills, communicate effectively, and have technical knowledge of earthwork and drainage construction practices.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop, refine and update the project schedule
  • Complete knowledge and understanding  of contract drawings/specifications
  • Understand project costs and manage company assets
  • Create and manage project documentation
  • Coordinate project operations including subcontractors and material vendors
  • Knowledge of all regulations to ensure all aspects of the project are compliant
  • Provide leadership and maintain effective working relationships with the on-site staff
  • Enforce Safety, Quality, Efficiency and Core values
  • Develop daily crew lists and manage field activities to ensure project completion date is met
  • Lead weekly foreman meeting
  • Develop two-week forecast to proactively identify issues that could lead to problems and facilitate solutions
  • Maintain regulatory compliance for projects
  • Ability to interface and maintain good relationship with owners

REQUIREMENTS

  • Construction-related degree preferred with no less than 5 years of progressive responsibility supervising earthwork and drainage construction
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multitask on complex projects
  • 5 - 10 years construction related experience
  • Able to meet deadlines and driven to closure
  • Ability to read construction drawings and understand specifications

POSITION TYPE/EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK
This is a full-time exempt position, the workweek for employees is normally considered 40 hours.  However, the greater emphasis is placed on meeting the responsibilities assigned to this position.

BENEFITS

  • ESOP Company
  • Medical Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan

The Great Lakes Construction Co. is a 100% employee owned company. As an ESOP (Employee Stock Ownership Plan) company, our employees share in the success and profits of the company. We are not just looking for employees - we are looking for partners to contribute to our continued success. You will enjoy the opportunity to grow as an employee owner in a results-oriented atmosphere.

The Great Lakes Construction Co. provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. The Great Lakes Construction Co. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.