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Project Manager

Indianapolis, IN, USA Req #19
Wednesday, June 22, 2022
With offices in Illinois, Wisconsin, Indiana, and Ohio, Pepper Construction is a national general contracting and construction management firm that primarily serves the private sector. Pepper Construction provides clients the experience and resources of a national company, combined with the hands-on approach of a local company.


This position provides a growth opportunity for a Project Manager to have ownership on a variety of projects, while mentoring our junior level staff. 

The Project Manager will be responsible for the overall safety, quality, direction, completion, and financial outcome of construction projects from initial budget through project closeout.  Exemplary safety, relationship building, quality, and leadership skills are a requirement. 


Project Management

  • Work with Preconstruction team to scope, estimate and buyout projects
  • Work with Field Supervision and Project Management to establish operation priorities and ensure safety and quality on every project
  • Ensure customer satisfaction by identifying and exceeding client needs
  • Estimate, value engineer and develop project budgets
  • Facilitate the subcontractor bid process to include processing, distribution and tracking of all project bidding documentation
  • Ability to utilize software programs and templates to process, distribute and track all project documentation
  • Negotiate subcontractor and material buyout; develop and negotiate subcontracts
  • Plan and schedule projects
  • Manage jobs in progress including subcontractor coordination, conflict resolution and documentation
  • Manage project costs through the ongoing evaluation of labor, material and equipment; continue to forecast and analyze construction costs, exposures and profits through project completion
  • Perform project closeout
  • Capable of managing projects $20 million and above


  • Provide leadership through building relationships, motivating others, providing clear direction, and cooperative teamwork
  • Communicate effectively; both written and verbal
  • Provide training and serve as a mentor to less experienced personnel 

Business development

  • Interact with clients and potential clients to identify and pursue potential work
  • Prepare and participate in client presentations and project interviews
  • Negotiate and secure new business


  • B.S. in Construction Engineering or related technical area
  • 5-10+ years related experience
  • Experience in the following markets is preferred: healthcare, higher education, k-12, industrial and manufacturing
  • A high level of communication and interpersonal skills is required
  • Candidates with proof of vaccination preferred

 Pepper Construction Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.


Pepper Construction is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.

Please note: Pepper does not sponsor work visas.

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