Project Manager

Grand Isle, LA 70358

Posted: 04/25/2024 Employment Type: Construction Job Category: Heavy Civil Constuction Pay Rate: Pay Based on Experience

Job Description

Job Title: Project Manager - Grand Isle Sand Dune Repair

Company: Cabildo Staffing

Location: Grand Isle, LA

Job Type: Full-time, Contract (6-8 months)

Company Overview:
Our client is an industrial site-civil construction firm that develops innovative solutions to help their client’s plans become reality. They provide turnkey solutions by combining their ability to perform site construction services, provide construction materials to projects and transport or handle materials sourced by us or our clients via multiple modes of logistics.

Position Overview:
We are looking for a skilled and experienced Project Manager to lead our team in the restoration and repair of sand dunes in Grand Isle. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in managing Army Corps of Engineers (COE) projects and heavy construction operations. This individual will be responsible for coordinating all aspects of the project, from planning and scheduling to budget management and quality control.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage all aspects of the Grand Isle Sand Dune Repair project from initiation to completion.
  • Develop and implement project plans, schedules, and budgets in accordance with client requirements and company policies.
  • Coordinate with subcontractors, suppliers, and regulatory agencies to ensure timely delivery of materials and compliance with permits and regulations.
  • Supervise onsite personnel and subcontractors to ensure work is performed safely, efficiently, and to quality standards.
  • Monitor project progress and make adjustments as necessary to ensure deadlines are met and budget objectives are achieved.
  • Prepare regular progress reports and communicate updates to stakeholders, including clients, management, and regulatory agencies.
  • Conduct regular site inspections and quality audits to identify and address any issues or deviations from project specifications.
  • Implement and enforce safety protocols and ensure compliance with all applicable health and safety regulations.

Location and Duration:
This position is based in Grand Isle, LA, and the project is expected to last 6-8 months. Immediate availability is preferred. If no housing is available, Per Diem will be paid.

How to Apply:
Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resume and cover letter detailing their relevant experience and qualifications

Cabildo Staffing is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in the workplace. We encourage all qualified individuals to apply.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Experience level:


  • 3 years




  • 10 hour shift
  • 12 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Evening shift
  • Night shift
  • Weekends as needed


Ability to Relocate:


  • New Orleans, LA: Relocate before starting work (Required)


Work Location: In person

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field.
  • Experience with Maven Software is a plus!
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in project management, preferably in the construction industry with a focus on heavy civil works.
  • Previous experience managing Army Corps of Engineers (COE) projects is required.
  • Must pass a pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively manage teams and stakeholders.
  • Proven track record of successfully delivering projects on time, within budget, and to quality standards.
  • Knowledge of construction techniques, materials, and equipment used in land-based civil works projects.
  • Familiarity with environmental regulations and permitting processes related to coastal restoration projects is a plus.
  • Proficiency in project management software and Microsoft Office applications.



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Sonia Rugama
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