Sr. Project Manager (Denver, CO)

SEMA Construction, Inc., voted a Top Workplace by the Denver Post for the past three years, has an immediate opening for an experienced Sr. Project Manager with a background in heavy civil construction. The Sr. Project Manager (15 yrs + experience) will be based out of SEMA’s Rocky Mountain District office in South Denver, but will be responsible for managing a $100M roadway project located in Colorado Springs. The ideal candidate will have prior engineering design and construction field experience. Special consideration will be made for consulting / design engineers that desire to transition into or has transitioned to the contractor side of the business.

Major areas of responsibility include:

  • Manage all project operations including staff and client relationships
  • Assist in the development of cost estimates, budgets, and schedules for projects
  • Assure quality control, contract compliance, and administration throughout the project
  • Oversee all project administration systems and management of job site personnel
  • Perform extensive client relationship management, represent the organization at regional meetings, develop proposals and onsite inspections as necessary
  • Coordinate with superintendents and foreman to ensure project goals and expectations are met
  • Ensure project compliance with SEMA’s safety policies and OSHA safety standards
  • Must be able to manage changes in scope of work and be proficient in Viewpoint
  • Schedule and supervise foreman and field personnel with daily schedules including materials, subcontractors, equipment, quality control, etc
  • Prepare project planning to include project definition, scope, resources, budget, and schedule
  • Manage project budget and processes change orders as needed
  • Negotiate contracts and provide customer support on all jobs
  • Coordinate and delegate timely completion of traffic control plans, equipment mobilization, safety plans, haul road plans, erosion control plans, purchase ordering, job costing, and other duties as required
  • Manage all subcontractors for timely completion and quality


  • 15+ years of experience in all aspects of managing civil construction projects with a proven track record of success (including roadways, bridges, underground utilities and support infrastructure)
  • Construction Management or Civil Engineering degree from a four-year university
  • Proven leadership skills and highly professional demeanor
  • Experience working with DOTs
  • Proficiency in Viewpoint a plus
  • Applicant must be a self-starter who operates independently and thrives in a busy environment
  • References will be required and vetted

SEMA Construction offers competitive wages and benefits to all employees. SEMA Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To apply, please click on the link below to complete our online application and attach your resume. No calls please.