Construction Manager

Posted Date 2 months ago(4/30/2024 2:43 PM)
Job ID
# of Openings
Job Location
US-CA-Long Beach
Relocation Assistance
Service Line

Job Description

Dewberry is currently seeking a Construction Manager/Resident Engineer to join our Transportation Group in Long Beach, CA. The CM will provide regional leadership to develop the Firm’s construction management efforts for a variety of complex Transportation projects out of our Long Beach office. The ideal candidate will have experience in the Southern California Transportation market. The primary functions of the role will be construction management and development of new business in Southern California, however the CM may also contribute with supporting ongoing transportation projects in Northern California (Rancho Cordova).


Dewberry is a leading, market-facing  professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors is our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.




  • Manage and lead day-to-day Southern California CM staff and service delivery
  • Actively pursue CM project opportunities
  • Recruit, supervise, train, mentor and retain employees for the Southern California Construction Management Group
  • Pursue marketing and business development activities
  • Report to and strategize with the CA Construction Manager to identify project opportunities and establish strategic teaming relationships
  • Identify and analyze potential pursuits/ventures to ensure alignment with company strategies
  • Work with CA Construction Manager to set target capture rate
  • Actively manage projects with ongoing client interaction
  • Staff CM projects with qualified personnel
  • Serve as a Resident Engineer and/or Structure Representative on a variety of heavy civil, roadway and bridge projects


Required Skills & Required Experience

  • 15+ years of progressive and technical experience in the SoCal transportation market.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or Construction Management required
  • Registered Professional Engineer in the State of California required
  • Current experience as a Resident Engineer and/or Structures Representative on public agency transportation projects
  • Deep knowledge of the Southern California transportation CM market
  • Demonstrated history of established working relationships and successful project delivery in all phases from procurements, management and closeout

Must have a valid driver’s license, good driving record and ability to pass a driving record background check.


Don’t meet every single requirement? At Dewberry we are dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive workplace for our employees. So if you’re excited about this role, but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the position description, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may just be the right candidate for this or other opportunities.


The projected range for this position is $137,550 - $165,060 annually. Depending upon other factors, i.e., skills, experience, location, market conditions, the range may vary slightly.



*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.


*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation.


*Only recipients of an offer of employment from Dewberry, will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.


Notice to Third Party Recruiters:  Dewberry only compensates job placement recruiters that have a valid Dewberry-approved written agreement in place for recruiting services. Dewberry does not compensate third party recruiters for unsolicited job placement candidate information.




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