Exclusive Paving | Construction Manager - Fairbanks, AK

Subsidiary: Colaska Inc.


Exclusive Paving is one of the companies within Colaska Inc., the Colas USA subsidiary that operates throughout the state of Alaska. At Exclusive Paving, our unique combination of local leadership and teamwork has proven to be a powerful tool with which to do business. By providing unparalleled customer satisfaction, superior service, and the highest quality products, Exclusive Paving remains committed to achieving the ultimate goal of being a leader in the construction industry. To learn more about the Colaska Family of Companies, visit www.colaska.com.

Throughout Colas USA, we provide competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee. We pride ourselves on upholding the highest standards of safety, environmental conservation, and ethical conduct as we strive to grow our infrastructure products and services through empowering and developing our people, encouraging innovation, applying new technology, and improving vertical integration at all levels of the company’s value chain. To learn more about the Colas USA Family of Companies, please visit www.colasusa.com

Exclusive Paving, and the rest of the Colas USA Family of Companies, is part of the Colas Group, the worldwide leader in transportation infrastructure construction and maintenance. For information on our international network visit www.colas.com. 

Job Summary

Exclusive Paving is seeking a Construction Manager based in North Pole, AK. The Construction Manager will provide oversight and management of projects to include self-perform construction activities, estimating, pre-construction services, quality control, and project manager support. The Construction Manager will work closely with the General Manager and is responsible for managing construction projects with emphasis on safety, quality, environmental compliance, and superintendence. This role will also provide leadership and support to project managers and project engineers. 

Main Responsibilities

  • Prepare estimates, budgets, margins, and schedules for self-perform work.
  • Hiring, directing and supervising of project personnel. 
  • Contract management for subcontractors and material purchase contracts.
  • Resource management (labor, equipment, materials and tools required).
  • Review reports from Superintendents to ensure schedule and budget, following up as necessary.
  • Contractual administration for billing, change orders, and request for equitable adjustment.
  • Review submittals, RFIs, and DCVRs in accordance with plans and specifications.
  • Regular jobsite visits to inspect and provide technical support, including safety audits.
  • Responsible for managing and implementing onsite GOAL ZERO safety program, including site-specific safety plans.
  • Ensure all jobs communicate and share resources.

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • High level of attention to detail.
  • Capacity to perform detailed analysis while understanding big picture implications.
  • Skilled in problem solving, analysis, and decision making.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbal and written.
  • Well organized, self-starter, and good time management skills.
  • Ability to work well under extreme pressure and with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Ability to access military bases.
  • Ability to work weekends and holidays during the busy Construction season.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or another related field. Work experience may substitute for the degree.
  • Ten (10) years’ significant heavy civil and commercial construction experience; may include management experience related field supervisory experience.
  • Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record.

Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here to view the EEO document.  If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to:

  • to meet the requirements of the role in which you are applying
  • complete any part of the application process
  • access or use the online application process and need an alternative method for applying

Please contact Colas Inc. at 973-290-9082 or send an email to ColasRecruiter@colasinc.com

Nearest Major Market: Alaska
Nearest Secondary Market: Fairbanks