About Us:
Dean Snyder Construction is a family-and-employee-owned and operated company that has been around for 65 years. We offer design-build, construction management, and general construction services to the commercial, food & beverage processing, industrial, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and healthcare markets. Dean Snyder Construction is a growing organization that has locations in Clear Lake, IA, Ankeny, IA, and Omaha, NE.

Dean Snyder Construction is looking for a Senior Project Manager to join our team. This position is responsible for managing a wide variety of construction projects and representing the company on assigned projects, working with the owner, architect, engineer, and subcontractors during the project development, construction, and warranty periods.

As a Dean Snyder Construction team member, you’ll be eligible for our competitive benefits the following month after hire date, which includes:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Discount Program
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Life Insurance/AD&D ($15,000 per employee)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Flex Spending Plan
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • 401k Retirement Plan (3% match after the first year)
  • Bonuses
  • Performance Reviews
  • Paid Holidays (seven days per year)
  • Weekly Pay

Duties for this position include:

  • Responsible for managing a wide variety of construction projects; studying specifications and estimating worker-hour requirements in order to develop project schedules, budgets, and phases based on knowledge of available tools, equipment, subcontractor’s scope of work and various building methods.
  • Provide necessary project information to job superintendent and discuss project scope of work with job superintendent before project begins; works closely with job superintendents to solve construction-related problems and technical details; assists job superintendents in communicating issues to the owner and responding to concerns and complaints.
  • Coordinate and run job site construction meetings; ensures job superintendents have the required staff, materials, and equipment to complete projects; and make periodic job site visits to inspect and coordinate the activities of all crews on assigned projects.
  • Purchase and expedite materials and tools for projects or direct job superintendents to do so; track payments to subcontractors and/or suppliers to ensure proper payments and monitor expenditures against.
  • Prepare building budgets, estimates, take bids for materials, coordinate bidding subcontractors, negotiate pricing; analyze design/construction problems and recommend solutions; coordinate close-out and warranty requirements.

A valid driver’s license, bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or related field, 6+ years of Project Manager equivalent experience, and the ability to travel. As a condition of employment, applicants must submit to a background check/drug screen. Additional pre-employment requirements may be required.

Pay is negotiable and depends on experience.

Dean Snyder Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Call (641) 357-2283 for an application, apply online, or apply in person at 913 N. 14th Street, Clear Lake; 5151 SE Rio Court, Ankeny, IA 50021; or 8720 S. 114th St., Ste. 80, La Vista, NE 68128.