Airfield Construction Manager

Posted 7 months ago

Tigerbrain Engineering, Inc. is seeking an experienced Airfield Construction Manager to oversee quality control team for international airfield construction and testing. Candidate may be a degreed engineer, engineering technician, or construction superintendent/inspector. The location of the position could be in Micronesia, Middle East, Ukraine or South East Asia. Projects will require you to be onsite for multiple years, with a limited trip back to US annually.

Company Overview

Tigerbrain is a global airfield and heavy pavement civil engineering design firm. Our team provides powerful and effective pavement solutions in unique and challenging regions to include locations in North America, Europe, the Middle East, Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean. Clients primarily include the US Government, all branches of the Department of Defense, and private sector commercial customers.

Company Culture & Benefits

Tigerbrain maintains an impeccable reputation for quality and employs those looking to execute challenging projects to the fullest extent. We are the industry leader and the very best at what we do. Tigerbrain provides state-of-the-art tools, automation, and training, which includes hands-on experiences, in the field and in-office, to enable each employee to excel. Employees are encouraged to be proactive and creatively solve problems through an “Adapt, Improvise, and Overcome” philosophy. Tigerbrain delivers excellence through its “Run it Like You Own it” style and drive to ensure each employee maintains a strong work-life/personal-life balance.


  • Requires demonstrated skills in calculating mixture proportions and volumetrics
  • Batch plant operation
  • Asphalt and /or concrete paving
  • Quality control sampling following ASTMs standards
  • Manage a team consisting of junior inspectors
  • Plans and coordinates all field inspection activities
  • Observes work in progress to ensure conformance with specifications
  • Examines workmanship of finished installations for conformity to standards
  • Maintains daily report of construction inspection activities
  • Prepares sketches of construction installations that deviate from plans and incorporates changes into master plans
  • Provides direction to planning, scheduling, and engineering functions as required
  • Performs quality assurance, control process, and procedural activities
  • Ability to work outdoors for a 10-hour day, 5 to 6 days a week
  • Fully qualified representative capable of performing with little supervision
  • DoD or FAA airfield project experience preferred


  • Minimum 10 years of experience in concrete/pavement construction inspection
  • Applicant must be a US citizen and capable of passing US security background checks
  • US military contract requirements do not allow dual-citizenship or non-US citizens
  • Applicant must pass drug screen and driving record check
  • Applicant must be willing to acquire all required vaccinations necessary for travel


  • Competitive pay commensurate with experience, starting at $100,000
  • 15 days PTO annually
  • 12 paid holidays annually
  • 401(k) with employer matching 100% up to 3% of employee salary
  • 401(k) Safe Harbor Plan providing an additional 3% of salary for all employees
  • Health insurance with company paying 100% of premiums for employees and family
  • Employer funded Health Reimbursement Card (HRA) for medical, dental & vision expenses
  • Company paid life insurance policy of 1x annual salary

Job Features

Job CategoryEngineering

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