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Company: Knife River - Western Oregon Division Department: Prestress
Location: Newman Lake, WA Hiring Manager: Christine Fischer
Closing Date: 12/01/2023 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time
Job Summary:
Knife River is a PEOPLE-first company. Our team members are the key to our success, and we are committed to giving them the tools, training and time to do their jobs productively and go home safely each day. Our goal is to build strong teams that, in turn, build strong communities. Join our growing team today!

We have an excellent opportunity for a Project Manager at our Prestress Division in Spokane, WA!

Responsibilities includes, but are not limited to the following:
- Oversee the management of the project portfolio and act as the liaison between the contractor, architect, engineer, owner, and internal departments
- Work closely with internal personnel to submit schedules/shop drawings and sample/mock-up submittals and approvals
- Assist with production and trucking sequencing, attend job-site meetings, communicate and coordinate on-site activities of field services personnel, erectors and other subcontractors
- Responsible for contract administration, engineering coordination, scheduling, project documentation, cost management, managing outside subcontractors including erection budgets and change orders
-In total, the candidate will ensure project scope is followed and projects are completed on time and on-budget

The wage range for this salary position is $70,000-$90,000/year.
Minimum Qualifications:
- Minimum five years of construction/construction materials management experience
- Associates or Bachelors degree in construction management, architecture or engineering
- Previous precast and estimating experience preferred
- A positive, proactive personality and an approachable team player with superb time-management skills is necessary
- Must be able to efficiently and effectively multi-task and prioritize
- Excellent organizational and communication skills
- Ability to read and understand construction drawings and specifications is required
- Computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Windows/Office programs is required
- Proficient in AutoCAD/Revit is a plus
- Must be willing to travel when needed
Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits:
-Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance
-Health Savings & Flexible Spending Accounts
-401K with Company Match
-Profit Sharing
-8 Paid Holidays
-Paid Time Off
-Life Insurance
-Employee Assistance Program
-Safety Incentives
-Years of Service Recognition
How To Apply:
To be considered for this position, candidates must complete and submit an employment application at by the posting deadline noted above. If unable to complete an application online you may print and send completed application to any Knife River NW address or stop in one of our locations to complete an application. Knife River is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law.

If you are an individual with a qualified disability as defined by federal, state, or local law and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application for any reason, please contact your state employment agency or you may call 541-693-5900 to speak with a human resources representative.

Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.
Veterans: Put Your Skills to Work with Us!
At Knife River, we are committed to helping our military transition to civilian life. We are constantly looking to add veterans to our workforce and want to make the transition as smooth as possible. There are many jobs within the military that are transferable to our Project Manager position:

Air Force:
Planning and Programming
Operations Staff Officer

Engineer Senior Sergeant

Maritime Operations Center Director
Operations Watch Officer

Operations Chief
This Employer Participates in E-Verify (PDF).
Knife River is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

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