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Area Permitting Manager - Southern CA

Build Your Career. Build America’s Future.

Vulcan Materials Company is the nation’s largest producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete. When you join Vulcan, it’s more than starting an exciting career – you get to make a difference for millions of people every day across the country. 

When you join Vulcan, you join a dynamic culture in which career development is encouraged, excellence is rewarded and diversity is valued. No matter the role or the location across the country, every member of the Vulcan team lives through the Vulcan Way: doing the right thing, the right way, at the right time.

Area Manager Permitting is responsible for managing the permitting and compliance process for a geographic area.  Duties include: managing resource development, developing and permitting aggregate resources, provides permit management and compliance, evaluates and completes acquisitions (and due diligence), and creates and maintains good community and public relations.  Acquires land-use entitlements mining while assuring compliance with operating permits.  Budgets, designs, schedules and implements capital projects for legally mandated permit conditions and reclamation; acquires property and property rights for future aggregate sources; and participates in design and scheduling of proposed expansion of new aggregate sources.  This individual also is responsible for supporting operations in maintaining compliance with land use entitlements and resource agency permits.

What You’ll Do:

  • Develops aggregate resources to meet Company and regional business objectives.

  • Manages California Resource Developments within a strategic plan for the region.

  • Acquires easements, property, and land-use entitlements for future mining.

  • Obtains new operating permits and maintains compliance with existing operating permits.

  • Designs and schedules proposed expansion aggregate sources.

  • Supports assigned operations in maintaining compliance with land use entitlements and resource agency permits.  This includes periodic auditing and reporting using the Company’s audit systems practices and procedures.

  • Budgets, designs, schedules, and completes capital projects to meet company and regional business objectives.

  • Plans and implements special projects, including acquisitions, in a timely and efficient manner.

  • Participates in community activities in a manner that creates and maintains a positive corporate image for Vulcan.

  • Communicates with public officials and local residents to ensure compliance and community support for Vulcan objectives. Presents Company plans to councils, commissions, and boards of governing agencies.

  • Coordinates projects with legislators, mayors, state department heads, public service staffs, community groups, and landowners to meet mutual goals and objectives.

  • Keeps abreast of the constantly changing regulations governing Vulcan’s mining, asphalt, ready mix concrete, and landfill operations. 

  • Other duties as assigned.

Position: Area Permitting Manager - Southern CA
Organization: Vulcan Materials Company
Location: Irwindale,  CA 
United States
Posting Start Date: 11/2/2020
Date Posted: 11/3/2020

Skills You’ll Need:

Education. Bachelor's degree or its equivalent required with emphasis in Environmental Studies, Planning, Public Policy, Geology or other technical degrees.  An AICP, PE or PG is highly desirable. 


Experience. 5 to 7 years’ experience in natural or mineral resource development is required.  Experience preparing and/or administering habitat mitigation or conservation plans is highly desirable.


Critical Knowledge.  Working experience and knowledge of NEPA/CEQA, SMARA, as well as ACOE permitting, ESA, and related state regulatory programs.  CA state regulatory experience required.


Market Analysis. Strong skills in market research and analysis, negotiating, budgeting, and scheduling: spreadsheet and word processing computer skills. 


Additional Knowledge. Knowledge of aggregate industry permit processing, reclamation design, and implementation, and thorough knowledge of laws and regulations regarding land use, development and acquisition.


What You’ll Like About Us:

Great Company Culture. Our people share a competitive drive for excellence in an environment of trust, teamwork, open-mindedness, and communication. 

Safe. Industry leader in health and safety standards. We are committed to creating a safe work environment and protecting all employees and customers.

Meaningful Work. What sets up apart is the work we do impacts daily lives – and every employee contributes. Our aggregates produced are used to build roads, schools, hospitals, airports, and housing throughout the United States

Health Benefits. Medical, Dental, Vision programs, plus much more.

Rest and Relaxation. Paid vacation, personal floating days, and paid holidays.

Prepare for the Future. 401(k) with company match and contribution.

Training and Development. We see our development programs and helping our employees meet their goals as a key part of our business.


Vulcan Materials Company is committed to employing a diverse workforce. You will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or disability.  You also have the right to be free from discrimination for medical needs arising from pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions.

Status: This listing expires on: 11/3/2021
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Organization Information
Vulcan Materials Company

Irwindale,  CA 91702
United States
(614) 207-8372
Tammy Whiston