Construction Materials Testing Department Manager

Dulles, VA

Posted: 11/12/2021 Employment Type: Temp/Contract to Direct Industry: Construction General Job Number: real_street-2156 Pay Rate: 0.00 USD HOUR

Job Description

Since 2001, RealStreet has connected construction management executives to owners and contractors, working on commercial and government projects. As one of the leading firms in the country which specializing exclusively in this area, we have cultivated long-term relationships with many of the industry's leading organizations enabling us access to the top engineering and construction programs throughout the country.

RealStreet currently has a great opportunity for a Construction Materials Testing (CMT) Department Manager in Dulles, VA. This individual will support our client, a growing environmental engineering firm. This position provides a comprehensive benefits package which includes paid holidays, paid time off, an extensive insurance plan and a 401(k) retirement plan with a generous company match (additional benefit details listed below).

Job Responsibilities

The CMT Department Manager will oversee and manage the construction materials testing, special inspection services while coordinating the efforts of other engineers, technicians, special inspectors including sub-consultants to deliver results that ensure the goal of exceeding our clients’ expectations on every project.

Additional responsibilities of the CMT Department Manager include:

  • Manage and lead a 20-person team to include:
    • Engineers
    • Engineering Technicians
    • Project Managers
    • Junior & Senior CMT Field and Laboratory Staff
  • Project management to include:
    • Proposals preparation
    • Report review
    • Quality control
    • Profitable P&L
  • Manage multiple deadlines
  • Shares responsibility in meeting the branches’ business development, marketing and proposal goals
  • Oversees and is involved in scheduling
  • May perform field work to include:
    • CMT Field and laboratory projects
    • Geotechnical engineering assignments
  • Other attributes to perform this job effectively include:
    • Oral and written communication and presentation skills
    • Customer service skills
    • Ability to work in an independent and within cross-functional teams to achieve company and project goals
    • Highly organized individual with attention to detail

Job Requirements

Requirements of the CMT Department Manager role include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or a related field
  • Ten (10) + years of experience in CMT services
  • Three (3) + years of experience managing and leading teams
  • P.E. license in Virginia or ability to obtain within 1 year
  • Technical skills, including proficiency with:
    • AutoCAD Version 22 or higher
  • Some Travel – surrounding States


RealStreet offers a comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with generous company match
  • Medical Insurance Plan which includes prescription coverage
  • Voluntary Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance & Long-term Disability
  • Build a better construction career with RealStreet!

Build a better construction career with RealStreet!

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