Title Construction Project Manager
Location Columbus, NE

Construction Project Manager will facilitate the smooth completion of construction projects from start to finish. Will collect and analyze data in order to estimate the time, money, materials and labor required to build the project.  Will plan, coordinate, direct and supervise personnel, subcontractors, and vendors ensuring that they complete the work on time, within budget and to the quality specified. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

 Responsibilities Include:

  • Review construction sites and document existing/challenging conditions
  • Prepare detailed, disciplined schedule by calculating complete takeoff of scope of work
  • Analyze and evaluate offers from subcontractors
  • Consult other resources including personnel in other departments to discuss and formulate estimates and resolve issues
  • Maintain files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures, including current (accurate) information on prices from suppliers through direct contact, sales brochures, price lists, etc. Review actual costs at completion compared to estimated cost for historical data
  • Track design changes and prepare estimates for any cost impacts
  • Lead review meetings
  • Manage hand over meetings from estimating to operations for successful bids
  • Attend pre-construction site visits (Occasional travel for site visits may be required)
  • Verification of proper documentation for payment and submit invoicing to clients
  • Accounts receivable tracking and inquiries to provide monthly cost and revenue projections * · Work with Accounting to develop and process purchase orders in SAGE Software
  • Receive and manage purchase order, subcontract, and change orders
  • Request certificates of insurance, W-9, and SF 1413 from subcontractors/vendors as required * Ensure project file management is being properly utilized by performing periodic and random audits of files
  • Maintain and update job related information in project files in tandem with project teams and estimators
  • Manage project set up and close out
  • Create and present reports to upper management
  • Build and maintain long-term relationships with the key vendors


  • Previous working experience as construction PM for (5) years (Preferred)
  • In-depth knowledge of project management
  • Reading of Civil Plans: 1 year minimum (Preferred)
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Critical-thinker and problem-solver


  • Construction Project Management: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Management: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Construction Management: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Construction: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Project Management: 3 years (Preferred)
  • A background in Ag is desirable

Salary: $50,000.00 to $70,000.00 /year DOE

Additional Compensation:

  • Bonus Opportunities
  • Use of company vehicle
  • Company Phone

Work Location:

  • One location

Pay Frequency:

  • Bi weekly


  • Monday to Friday


Please contact Jocelyn in Human Resources with any questions you may have regarding current openings. Email jgarcia@cencon.com or Call 402-563-6053. We’d be happy to help you! To apply, submit your resume on our website, email it to Jocelyn, stop in our office, or mail your application to Mid-Plains Industries at PO Box 1332, Columbus, NE 68602.