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Date: Feb 14, 2021

Country: US, 29334

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: [[Corporate]]



Reeves Construction Company has been a key partner in the infrastructure growth of the Southeast since the company’s founding in 1955. As we’ve grown, Reeves has formed new partnerships and branched out to new subsidiaries from Sloan Construction (SC/NC), R.B. Baker Construction (GA/FL), to Southeast Emulsions (SC/GA). Reeves is a complete heavy civil highway and site development construction company dedicated to meet the specific needs of the roadway, airport, bridge, and military market. Reeves prides itself for its high company standards of safety, ethics and performance.


Reeves is a subsidiary of the Colas Group, a worldwide leader in infrastructure construction and maintenance. Our company provides competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee.


Job Title/Summary


Job Title:         Alternative Delivery Pursuit Manager  
Reports To:     VP of Operations
Department:    Construction
Status:             Exempt


Reeves Construction Company has an immediate opening for an Alternative Delivery Pursuit Manager in our growing Design Build Group. You will be part of our rapidly growing Design Build Department, which includes project pursuits throughout the Southeast US.

As a Pursuit Manager, you will manage procurement process on design-build infrastructure pursuits and projects. The Pursuit Manager will be responsible for administering, assisting and managing design and construction plans to meet project financial, schedule, and construction objectives, consistent with Reeves’ company standards and objectives.

This position is based out of our Duncan, SC location and typically requires some periodic travel across the Southeast United States.



Main Responsibilities


RESPONSIBILITIES  (Include, but not limited to the following):

  • Consolidate best practices from project execution 
  • Leading pursuit of design-build projects
  • Lead team design engineers and sub-consultants for design build projects
  • Identify design-build opportunities and develop win strategy for capture
  • Interface and maintain relationships with external design and contracting partners
  • Manage deliverables, quality and compliancy
  • Interface with other Colas partners
  • Interface with construction project leadership (Db coordinators and others) 
  • Controls cost of the design and all engineering services
  • Manages quantities and constructability throughout the design process.
  • Has the flexibility to work within multiple design disciplines
  • Monitors and reports progress against design schedule
  • Partners with design discipline lead and construction estimator/superintendent to meet project objectives
  • Mentor junior staff with technical and professional development
  • Design quality management plan champion for the design team
  • Develop project budgets, schedules and staffing plans for pursuits and final design projects


Required Qualifications, Skills & Competencies


  • Ability to travel as needed (up to 50%)
  • Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or related degree
  • 15+ years' experience with focus on Design-Build Management
  • Prior work experience on managing transportation projects valuing $100M+
  • 10 or more years of managing an engineering and design team
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Strong work ethic and willingness to do what it takes to get the job done



Physical Demands & Work Environment


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform 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 is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach and signal with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk and hear; and taste and smell.  The employee frequently is required to stand and walk.  The employee is occasionally required to sit.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.  Employees must have 20/40 vision, either naturally or with corrective lenses.  Hearing should be excellent or corrected by audio device.

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 regularly is exposed to moving mechanical parts, outside weather conditions, and vibration.  The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles.  The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; and chemicals.  The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.


Benefits & General Information


Competitive pay & comprehensive benefits include paid holidays, vacation, life insurance, accidental death & dismemberment insurance, group health plan options (incl. medical, dental & vision, HSA, FSA), short term disability benefits & 401(k)/401(k) Roth w/company match.

**Drug-Free Workplace**
**E-Verify Participating Company**
**An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer**
**Minorities and Females Strongly Encouraged to Apply**
**EO/AA Employer of Minorities/Females/Disabled/Protected Veterans**


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Colas Inc.and its subsidiaries (Reeves Construction) are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need accomodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com.  

Nearest Major Market: Spartanburg
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina