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Vice President, Human Resources

SAK Construction

  • Location: O'Fallon, MO

SAK Construction is headquartered in O’Fallon, MO, with additional regional offices in Baltimore, MD, Sacramento, CA, and Nashville, TN. SAK is one of the fastest-growing, privately held pipeline rehabilitation and tunneling contractors in the US today. Founded in 2006 by a seasoned team of experts in underground construction and trenchless technology, SAK has experienced rapid and consistent growth, with more than 400 employees. A strong culture is reflected by management’s commitment to valuing independence at every level and understanding that success is found on the jobsite, not behind a corporate desk. SAK’s growth has resulted from its focus on helping clients nationwide identify the most cost-effective solutions to problems associated with deteriorating sanitary and storm sewers utilizing state of the art cured-in-place-piping (CIPP) technology. As a trusted partner helping customers renew, protect and expand their pipeline infrastructure, SAK solves the challenge of maintaining and restoring aging water and sanitary infrastructure for the municipal, energy and industrial markets, nationwide.

Position Overview

This position will play a transformational role in HR management with responsibility for directing all of the people functions across the SAK enterprise. The selected finalist will be responsible for organizational development, including talent management, proactive and strategic recruitment and retention programs, and organizational/succession planning, to assure the company is provided with the best talent available to achieve “World Class” status. Continuing and projected growth of the organization requires the development of staffing strategies and implementing plans and programs to identify talent within and outside the corporation for positions of responsibility. The new HR Leader will serve as a strategic partner with the Chairman and President, and will build a strong and unique recruiting program to find appropriate and effective external sources of candidates for all levels within the company.


  • Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s degree is preferred.
  • SPHR certification is desirable.
  • At least ten years of progressively more responsible leadership background involving human resources, organizational development, talent management, succession planning, and related in a business environment is required.