Project Manager

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A bit about us:

My client is a reputable electrical contracting company with over two decades of experience serving residential, commercial, and industrial clients. They specialize in new construction wiring, system upgrades, maintenance, lighting design, and more. With a team of skilled and licensed electricians, they provide customized solutions that meet clients' unique needs.

Known for their professionalism, attention to detail, and outstanding customer service, my client exceeds expectations by delivering exceptional workmanship. They utilize state-of-the-art equipment, follow industry best practices, and prioritize energy efficiency. Whether it's a small residential project or a large-scale commercial undertaking, my client's expertise and commitment make them a trusted choice for all electrical needs.

Why join us?

Benefits available include:
  • Health insurance for additional family members
  • 401(k) & 401(k) match
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Paid Holidays

Job Details

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following:

Project Planning and Initiation
  • Collaborate with clients and management to define project scope, objectives, and requirements.
  • Conduct thorough site assessments and surveys to evaluate project feasibility and identify potential challenges.
  • Develop detailed project plans, including schedules, budgets, and resource allocation.
  • Secure necessary permits and approvals for project commencement.

Project Execution and Management
  • Coordinate and oversee all project activities, ensuring adherence to safety guidelines and quality standards.
  • Monitor project progress, track milestones, and adjust plans as necessary to meet deadlines and client expectations.
  • Manage project budgets, including cost estimation, procurement, and expenditure tracking.
  • Regularly communicate with clients, providing updates on project status, addressing concerns, and managing expectations.
  • Collaborate with subcontractors, equipment operators, and construction teams for seamless project execution.
  • Conduct regular site visits and inspections to monitor work progress and ensure compliance with specifications and regulations.
  • Resolve project-related issues, conflicts, or delays promptly and effectively.

Team Leadership and Coordination
  • Lead and supervise project teams, coordinating work hours, schedules, and productivity.
  • Track employee time and attendance, addressing any issues promptly and in line with company policies.
  • Assign tasks, provide guidance, and optimize resource utilization.
  • Foster a collaborative and positive work environment, promoting teamwork and professional growth.
  • Conduct performance evaluations, provide feedback, and identify training opportunities.
  • Facilitate effective communication and coordination between project teams, clients, and management.

Documentation and Reporting
  • Maintain accurate project documentation, including timecards, contracts, permits, change orders, and progress reports.
  • Prepare regular project status reports highlighting achievements, challenges, and risks.
  • Document and track project expenses, ensuring proper invoicing and financial accountability.

  • Thorough understanding of construction trades, excavating, and trenching work.
  • Strong project management skills, including planning, scheduling, budgeting, and resource allocation.
  • Excellent leadership and team management abilities, with a focus on collaboration and results.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Superior organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to analyze situations and improve efficiency.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to interpret engineering plans, specifications, and technical documents.
  • Proficiency in project management software and tools.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and decision-making ability under pressure.
  • Familiarity with relevant regulations, permits, and industry standards.

Education & Experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, civil engineering, or related field preferred.
  • Minimum five years of related experience and training required.
  • Proven experience as a Project Manager in the excavation and trenching industry or similar field.
  • Prior experience operating and maintaining excavation and trenching equipment preferred.
  • Prior experience with horizontal directional drilling projects preferred.
  • Valid driver's license with a clean driving record.
  • Ability to pass a pre-employment drug screen, physical, and background check.

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Job Details
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Lawrence, KS
Job Type
$85,000 - $115,000