Job Opening: Project Manager

About KPH Construction:

KPH Construction is a privately owned company providing comprehensive general construction, environmental remediation, construction management and design/build services. Operating throughout the Midwest, KPH serves both public and private sectors including healthcare, education, commercial development, hospitality and government. As a growing, first-generation company, we are seeking a Project Manager eager to take on new challenges and the interested in the opportunity for career development.

Job Description:

  • Manage at least $10 million in construction projects
  • Analyze plans, specs and proposals; prepare time, material, labor and equipment estimates
  • Consult with clients, vendors, subcontractors and project managers to formulate estimates
  • Coordinate project estimates, schedules, submittals, job costs and procurement of materials.  Maintain submittal logs and change order logs.  Assemble change order documentation and updates schedules.
  • Coordinate subcontractors as required and ensure that they adhere to the schedule and meet all deliverable requirements
  • Gather, review, and complete AIA G702 and G703 owner pay applications, including compiling any required backup necessary for billing
  • Compile project related close-out activities

General position requirements include:

  • College degree in Construction Management from an accredited school
  • Minimum of 3 years of Project Management experience within the construction industry
  • Experience with a variety of projects in both ground-up construction and interior renovations
  • Ability to foster strong relationships with other departments within company to include: project managers, marketing, business development, accounting, and superintendents.
  • Initiation of personal development program to build professional and managerial skills.
  • Completion of all activities with a pride of ownership.
  • Demonstration of adherence to company goals.
  • Must be self-motivated, punctual and foster confidence.
  • Must be able to manage multiple tasks, have excellent follow up skills and work as a team member.

Compensation (based on experience)

  • Salary – Salary to vary based on experience. Starting at $60,000
  • Vehicle – Company vehicle, maintenance, gas, and insurance supplied during time of employment
  • Vacation – One to two weeks starting vacation time (case by case basis)
  • Holidays – Company observes standard 7 holidays with paid time off


  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience with software such as Foundation Project Management, ISQFT, On-Screen Take-Off, Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, and Project.
  • Must have strong analytical and mathematical skills.
  • Must be comfortable in handling large project and files with confidential data
  • Knowledge of all project trades including MEP, fire suppression, carpentry, among others
  • Existing relationships with architects, clients, property managers, developers a plus!

Please send resume and cover letter to: keith.harenda@kphconstruction.com