Carlos is Senior Vice President of Operations Services and responsible for leading the companywide centers of excellence for Construction Services, Quality, Environmental, Equipment, A&E and Supply Chain. The centers of excellence works closely with our operations teams to implement industry best practices, standardize processes, policies and procedures while optimizing our capital expenditures and investments to meet the company’s growth and profitability goals.
Carlos earned a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California at Davis. He began his career at Granite as a project engineer in California responsible for estimating and management execution of numerous landmark projects. In 1997, he became the Chief Estimator in our acquisition of Gibbons & Reed in Utah where he served for the next 17 years as an Area Manager, Business Development Manager, Design-Build Leader, Construction Materials Manager and corporate National Asphalt Manager. He has also been involved in various corporate initiatives such as employee development, enterprise resource planning (ERP) and strategic plan implementations.