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Conco Construction* Senior Project Manager in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11449612

Senior Project Manager Location: Wichita, Kansas, United States Full-time

Conco Construction, a self-performing regional leader in the commercial construction industry is seeking a Senior Project Manager. A successful candidate will have the proven ability to lead and manage projects in a variety of industry sectors with varying size/complexity. Candidates will be tasked with taking projects from estimate through project close-out. Successful candidates will be expected to learn and have an in-depth understanding of Conco’s self-performing trades (earthwork, concrete, masonry, ironwork, carpentry, drywall and pre-engineered metal buildings). Conco’s success is highly dependent on developing and maintain long term business clients. The right candidate will feel at home in Conco Construction’s fast-paced, high-energy environment.


+ Manage construction projects in conjunction with project superintendent

+ Supervise 1-2 Assistant Project Managers

+ Prepare and lead project related meetings (progress, OAC, pre-installation, etc.)

+ Create and update detailed project construction schedules

+ Review and approve project invoices weekly

+ Accurately update job costs reports and project estimated profits

+ Effectively prepare competitive estimates for both self-perform trades and subcontracted work

+ Manage bid processes for both hard bid and negotiated projects

+ Build relationships with new customers for repeat business

+ Maintain positive relationships with clients, subs, suppliers, and business partners

+ Effectively prepare and manage project RFIs, submittals/shop drawing reviews, subcontract documents, contract documents, change orders and close-out documents

Successful candidates will have the following attributes:

+ Proactively identify and address issues

+ Ability to lead and mentor Assistant Project Managers

+ Sense of urgency

+ Ability to prioritize workload and successfully manage multiple projects at one time

+ Sense of ownership on projects

+ Accountability of self and others on the team

+ Integrity in all decisions and aspects of the project

+ Demonstrated effective communication skills, both written and oral

Basic Requirements:

+ 8+ years experience in a project management or construction management role

+ Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management/Science, Engineering or related field OR relevant construction management experience

+ Ability to mentor, coach, and develop assistant project managers

+ Ability to lead construction projects from start to finish with little oversight

+ Exposure to estimating and bidding projects

+ Valid driver’s license

Preferred Skills/ Experience:

+ 10+ years’ work experience leading and managing commercial construction projects

+ Managing projects in excess of $10M

+ Managing Construction Manager at Risk (CMR) projects

+ Experience with Bluebeam, OST software, and cloud-based project management software

+ Strong presentation skills for project interviews

+ Conceptual estimating experience

+ Business development acumen


Conco Construction is recognized as a leader in the commercial construction industry and is the premier source for high-quality construction, a “safety first” workplace attitu de, and a family-oriented work environment. Conco employs skilled craftsmen in all trades and provides a steady year round work environment. In addition, Conco provides our employees with an industry leading benefits package that includes Health, Dental, Flex Spending Account, 401k, life insurance, referral incentive program and employee discounts with local vendors. Above all, Conco provides a work environment that is family oriented and one which continuously gives back to employees.

In compliance with Federal and State equal employment opportunity laws, qualified applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, non-job related disability, or any other protected group status.