DHG Search

Chief Operating Officer

DHG Search - Raleigh, NC

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Job Title: Chief Operations Officer

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer

Department: Operations



Our client is a growing civil construction firm who is looking for a strategic operations leader to join the team as Chief Operations Officer. This person will be accomplished in their past and have the drive to achieve goals with an rapidly growing firm. This role will provide leadership in project development, constructing and managing commercial site work, heavy highway, bridge, and utility projects.


Key Responsibilities:

• Develops the departmental strategic plans for operations department and ensures

approval by the CEO and senior management.

• Leads the department in implementing the strategic plan.

• Ensures that all new projects are well researched and exhaustive consultation and

involvement of all the stakeholders is undertaken in order to ensure quality

products and profitable sale.

• Ensures that projects that are undertaken are profitable.

• Ensures that all departmental staff, especially the key technical ones are

professionally managed, mentored and developed as part of performance

management practice.

• Liaises with the Chief Finance Officer in order to attract the support of Financial



Minimum Qualification:

• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Architecture, Land Economics, Building

Economics and Urban Planning or Business Management

• Master’s degree in any of the above fields would be desirable.

• Previous operations management experience is essential

• Computer literacy in MS-office package especially MS-word, MS-excel




A minimum of seven years’ experience in a medium or large company in technical or operational role as part of senior management team.

Posted On: Wednesday, March 9, 2022

Tagged: Construction

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