Operations Director


Job Details

Job Title

Operations Director







Primary Background

Civil Engineer


Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Design, Surveying

Job Number

JN -042024-2785


Certis Solutions is seeking a qualified Operations Director with the following background:

Pay Range: $73-85/hr

Must Have Qualifications

–         Minimum Requirements:

o  Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering

o  Valid PE license in CA

o  10+ years of related experience

o  5+ years of leadership experience of teams of 10-15 people approximately.

–         Time Management, problem solving, organization, attention to detail, critical thinking, math skills.

–         Conflict Management

Top Skills

–         Professionalism under pressure/deadlines

–         Proven Ops Management experience

–         Industry knowledge – rules, guidelines, standards, etc.

–         Diverse understanding of engineering departments and their intersections.

–         Data Analysis – performance/operational metrics (reporting to President)

–         Experience in all aspects of the civil design process related to commercial, public, institutional, academic site development.

–         Must be able to take design and adequately communicate designs to drafters/designers and produce documents suitable for construction.

–         Interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Key Job Responsibilities

–         Works with HR and President to ensure staffing is sufficient for projects, and setting strategic operational goals.

–         Plan, monitor, and run daily operations and engineering activities

–         Regularly evaluates efficiency and effectiveness of the Engineering department and provides feedback/coaching to staff (including 2-4 department heads).

–         Manages departmental resources

–         At times, will lead design efforts in order to mentor younger engineers

–         Manage vendors and external partners