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Project Manager

Date: Apr 7, 2021

Country: Duncan, South Carolina, US, 29334

Company: Colas



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.


Due to continued growth, Reeves construction is seeking a Project Manager with heavy highway construction and asphalt paving experience. The Project Manager is responsible for providing leadership and management to assigned projects in a safe, profitable, and timely manner. The Project Manager negotiates vendors, pricing, utilizing budgets, and schedule requirements.

Main Responsibilities

  • Responsibility for project success, including safety, schedule, profitability, and quality and customer satisfaction.

  • Participate in the business development process including client contacts, relationships, proposals, presentations, and negotiations for selected projects.

  • Establishes and maintains professional working relationships with owners, architects, engineers, and subcontractors.

  • Responsible for understanding and administering prime contract terms and conditions, contract documents, subcontract agreements, purchase order agreements, etc.

  • Estimate preparation and reviews. This transition shall include project review meetings, which encompass an analysis of contract requirements, general conditions, schedules, budgets, subcontracts, and purchase order agreements.

  • Coordinates with the Project Superintendent the means and methods required for the successful and profitable execution of the work.

  • Assures coordination with the Project Superintendent and the procurement schedule with the Project Engineer. The Project Manager must give special attention to the prevention and documentation of delays or changes.

  • Uses available reports to manage costs and prepare accurate cost projections.

  • Reviews and executes all change orders, supplements, and cost control budget adjustments.

  • Manages all billings to ensure timely submission of payment applications and collection of payments from the owner to maintain a favorable cash flow position.

  • Responsible for the timely preparation and execution of purchase order agreements and subcontracts concerning insurance certificates, bonds, and the appropriate lien waivers.

  • Completes close-out requirements and punch lists promptly.

  • You will provide feedback to estimators for use in future bidding or negotiations, especially subcontractor performance evaluations.

  • Ensure all work products are consistent with industry standards and in accordance with applicable specifications and requirements.

  • Provide ongoing training and mentoring to entry level and midlevel engineers to promote employee development.



  • Previous asphalt/concrete paving experience preferred 

  • Project Management experience preferred • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience; preferably in construction management 

  • Knowledgeable in and proven abilities with estimating in a paving or construction type environment 

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal 

  • Must have ability to interact with external and internal customers and partners in a fast pace, multitasking environment, working independently with a high degree of problem solving 

  • Proficiency in use of Excel and experience with an estimating package helpful



Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries (Reeves Construction) are Equal Opportunity Employers. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here EEO document.  If you need an accommodation 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