Roofing Project Manager in Lawrence, KS at Tecta America

Date Posted: 1/9/2020

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Job Description

Job Description and Responsibilities

Since 1906, Schwickert’s Tecta America has been serving commercial building owners and residential homeowners across the Midwest.  With locations in Stewartville, Mankato, Savage, MN, and Lawrence, KS, Schwickert’s provides integrated products and services to the upper Midwest region in the areas of Design/Build, Mechanical Plumbing and Piping, Mechanical Heating/Ventilation/Air Conditioning/Refrigeration, Electrical, Roofing and Architectural Sheet Metal.

Schwickert’s Tecta America currently has an opportunity for a Roofing Project Manager at our branch office located in Lawrence, KS.

Schwickert's offers a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match, paid time off, paid holidays, etc.  This position includes a commission incentive program. 

If you are interested in being considered for this position, please email your resume or a summary of your experiences and qualifications by responding to this ad or apply online at or apply in person at 1841 E 1450 Road - Lawrence, KS 66044.


Project Manager/Roofing

The basic function of the Project Manager is to effectively coordinate administrative efforts with the field production efforts. The General Superintendent and Project Manager will work together closely to effectively and efficiently schedule labor efforts and material procurement. 

Operationally, the commercial roofing project manager will be responsible for strategic planning and reviewing each project daily as well as implementing production, productivity, quality, and customer-service standards.

Specific to managing projects, the PM will be responsible for:

  • Preparing production needs, by verifying estimates, reviewing project drawings, and specifications
  • Create and disseminate schedules
  • Specifies materials and supplies
  • Identifies process improvements and resolves problems on each project as they arise.
  • Financial responsibilities include providing/reviewing budget information, monitoring expenditures, identifying variances between estimated budget and revenue, and implementing corrective actions
  • Coordinates with general contractors, vendors, suppliers, and customers to ensure the projects are completed from start to finish in a timely and efficient manner
  • Collects, analyzes, and summarizes construction/budget data and trends to produce construction progress reports
  • Understands commercial roofing practices, codes and regulations to avoid legal challenges; enforces regulations and recommends new procedures.



Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

• Minimum three (3) years of construction industry experience in management is a must with emphasis on all facets of business including but not limited to customer relations, extensive knowledge of roofing materials, techniques and requirements
• Other critical skills include planning & organizing; problem identification/resolution, multi-tasking, follow-through skills to bring tasks to closure in a timely manner, priority setting, and having a sense of urgency in accomplishing tasks in a timely manner.
• Strong attention to detail
• Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
• Must have a valid driver's license
• Able to lift up to 80 pounds and comfortable visiting actual job sites about 50% of the time (without fear of heights)
• Ability to speak, read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence and policy documents, as well as converse comfortably with associates


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