Site Manager
Mobile, AL 
Posted 6 days ago
Job Description

Geosyntec is seeking an experienced Site Manager - Earthwork, Geosynthetics, and Utility Construction in for our geo-environmental practice in Mobile, Alabama, where you will serve as an integral part of our team ensuring our projects are completed safely and successfully. You should have technical understanding and experience with construction quality assurance for various earthwork, geosynthetics, and utility construction projects. You should be able to develop and follow soil sampling programs including identifying soils based on the Unified Soil Classification System (USCS), execute field density and moisture testing, compaction, fill placement, soil structure, and recording data and reporting associated with fill placement. You should have experience observing the installation and field testing of various geosynthetic materials and have an overall understanding of civil earthworks construction, concrete, and pipe installation.

Our clients ask us to address their new ventures and most challenging problems involving the environment, natural resources, and civil infrastructure. Ranked by ENR in the top 20 design firms for the environment, Geosyntec is internationally known for its technical leadership, broad experience, and exceptional client service. Learn more by visiting


  • Perform contractor and subcontractor oversight to ensure completion of the work in accordance with technical specifications, construction drawings, and work plans;
  • Develop and organize daily inspection and testing activities for yourself and junior personnel;
  • Prepare daily field reports, weekly field reports, and progress reports;
  • Ensure project documentation is correct and consistent with company policy & procedures and maintain project files and database in organized and structured manner to facilitate future reporting and certification;
  • Interact with project personnel (contractors, project managers, engineers, and clients) and assist in cultivating an integrated team approach through open lines of communications and participation in work progress meetings;
  • Effectively communicate proposed contractor and subcontractor progress, out of scope work, work deficiencies, design modifications, and other critical project communication to the Engineer-of-Record or Project Manager in both oral and written form in a timely and professional manner;
  • Observe and review contractors' construction quality control (CQC) procedures including material submittals and manufacturers' quality control (MQC) documents for completeness and compliance;
  • Maintain time and production records, analyze construction schedules and critical path management (CPM), and monitor construction progress; and
  • Implement and abide by the policies and procedures outlined in the site-specific project health and safety plans (HASP) and the company's Health and Safety policies and procedures.

You should expect to work closely with experienced professionals who will guide and integrate you into Geosyntec's culture. Here are some other things you should know about this position:

  • Training: This position requires OSHA health and safety, radiation safety, first aid, and CPR training and medical monitoring, paid for by the firm.
  • Fieldwork: Up to 100 %
  • Overnight travel: Up to 10%


  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and a minimum of eight (8) years of applicable experience; or Associate's degree or equivalent from a two-year college and a minimum of six (6) years of applicable experience; or a Bachelor's degree in science, construction management, engineering, physical science, environmental science, or related subjects and a minimum of four (4) years of applicable experience; or equivalent combination of education, experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the responsibilities of the position. (required)
  • Technical understanding of site investigation, construction quality assurance, and/or construction management procedures for solid waste facility or environmental remediation projects. (required)
  • Ability to monitor several different types of construction and environmental activities simultaneously. (required)
  • Previous project management background and knowledge of CPM software. (preferred).
  • Experience with Windows based software applications (e.g. Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, etc.). (required)
  • Excellent writing skills and detail orientation. (required)
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 49 pounds unaided and 50-100 pounds with assistance and/or proper engineering controls. (required)
  • Ability to speak and hear, stand, walk, reach with hands and arms, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or craw. (required)
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team, be self-motivated, and possess a strong work ethic. (required)
  • A U.S. valid driver's license and a satisfactory driving record for business travel. (required)


Geosyntec strives to hire and retain the best and brightest people in their fields. We look for exceptional interpersonal skills, communication skills, and problem-solving abilities, plus the passion for technical excellence and quality. We seek individuals with leadership potential, a commitment to lifelong learning and growth, and the desire to build a long and rewarding career with a growing Firm.

Geosyntec is a great place to build a career. If you're looking for an exciting place to work, a place with challenging and rewarding projects, and a place that has been nationally recognized for its employees' quality of life, technical expertise, and business success, then Geosyntec may be the place for you. You can learn more about careers and employment at Geosyntec by visiting

We are proud to offer our employees a highly competitive benefits package. Learn more by visiting

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer including minorities, females, protected veterans, individuals with disabilities, sexual orientation, and gender identity.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
8 years
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