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Construction Project Manager

Tri-State Drilling Chattanooga, TN

  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $45,000 to $65,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description


Project Manager

Tri-State Drilling, LLC, a small business established in 1985, is a full service drilling subcontractor with locations in Chattanooga, Nashville, and Knoxville, Tennessee. We are looking to hire a full time project manager to be a part of our Chattanooga team as we continue to grow our business and reach our fullest potential. Successful candidates will have general knowledge of business and marketing practices. BA or MS degree in construction management or other related fields is desired. However, we are willing to train the right candidate.

Job duties include:

  • Prepare proposals, coordinate projects between clients and field personnel, and assist drill crews with project preparation so that they are prepared each day.
  • Assist with fielding calls and providing customer maintenance
  • Assist with scheduling resources
  • Prepare submittals for government and non-government projects
  • Assist with building and maintaining a fleet maintenance program
  • Assist with training new hires
  • Assist with project and team cost accounting
  • May be required to work outside of normal work schedule to meet customer needs
  • Some travel may be involved at times

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Project Management experience in the engineering or construction field
  • Previous management of personnel and equipment
  • BA or MS degree in Geology, Construction Management, Engineering or Business and other related fields is preferred, not required
  • Knowledge of DOT compliance and fleet maintenance database and reports
  • General knowledge of Geology, Drilling Techniques and Geotechnical/Environmental principals a plus


  • Valid Driver License
  • Clean background
  • Maintain confidentiality of sensitive employee data, contract data, and job information
  • Advanced oral and written communication skills

Benefits Offered:

  • PTO
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • AFLAC insurance
  • IRA


Ranges from $45 to 65K per year depending on experience

Tri-State Drilling

Why Work Here?
We are privately owned and have a small business atmosphere

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6228 bonny oaks

Chattanooga, TN




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