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Operations Manager - 1577250
Fisher Contracting Company
Midland, MI
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Fisher Contracting is a heavy/highway civil contractor, performing work for a variety of federal, state, municipal, and private clients in Michigan, Kentucky, Tennessee, and other surrounding states. The experienced staff at Fisher Contracting specializes in civil infrastructure projects including environmental remediation, site development, landfill construction, underground utilities, road construction and reconstruction, hydroelectric facility work, demolition, and specialty concrete work.

Fisher Contracting is a proud member of the Fisher Companies. The top priority is 100% customer satisfaction through safety, quality, customer service, and integrity.

The Operations Manager Position 

The Operations Manager leads Fisher Contracting’s “River Team”, responsible for the design, permitting, construction and monitoring of a variety of environmental remediation projects within the flood plain of the Tittabawassee and Saginaw Rivers. Additional responsibilities include reviewing and producing technical reports, managing budgets, prioritizing action items, and providing clear direction to the River Team.


The Operations Manager is critical in ensuring the success of the River Team and their relationship with a large client in the region. Long-term stability, fair work/life demands, and the opportunity to have a direct impact on a high-profile project are all key attributes of this position.


This is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced and ambitious project delivery professional to play a key role in the on-going success of this project.


Experience, Skills, and Abilities for the Operations Manager Position 

  • Prior construction operations experience is required
  • Prior experience in environmental remediation is preferred, but not required
  • Prior experience managing a diverse team of technical professionals
  • Ability to set expectations and priorities for each team member
  • Ability to understand the work and help resolve issues when executing it


Compensation, Benefits and Structure for the Operations Manager Position 

Rewards for this position include a competitive base salary, competitive health insurance, 401(k) retirement plan with Company match, a Company vehicle during work hours, paid time off and an opportunity to work with a solid team while building long-term success.


This position is based in Fisher Contracting’s Midland, MI office and requires both in office and local field work as necessary.


The Recruiting Process for the Operations Manager Position 

The recruiting process includes a combination of phone and in-person interviews, candidate assessments and a pre-employment background check & drug test. The process, which is being facilitated in conjunction with EctoHR, Inc. is designed to ensure that candidates are aligned with Fisher Contracting’s values and long-term goals.


Fisher Contracting is an Equal Opportunity Employer!

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