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Entry-Level Construction Manager

Logo of Olsson


19d ago

💼 Graduate Job

Kansas City

AI generated summary

  • You must be passionate about teamwork, community impact, and taking ownership of your work. Strong communication skills, a bachelor's degree, and safety awareness are essential. Flexibility and a clean driving record are a must.
  • You will inspect construction work, coordinate schedules, verify project completion, read plans, contribute to reports, and support senior staff.

Graduate Job

Construction & SurveyingKansas City


  • We are seeking motivated and driven individual to join our Construction Administration and Management team. In this role, you will serve as an Assistant Construction Manager, playing a pivotal part in the successful completion of construction projects that include utility infrastructure, water/sewer distribution systems, and roadways.


  • You are passionate about:
  • Working collaboratively with others
  • Having ownership in the work you do
  • Using your talents to positively affect communities
  • You bring to the team:
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to contribute and work well on a team
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, engineering, or other applicable field
  • The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner
  • Valid drivers license with clean driving history
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule
  • OSHA 10 preferred, but not required

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities

Construction & Surveying


  • Your responsibilities will include inspecting basic construction work, coordinating schedules, and verifying projects are completed per the project documents. You will actively contribute to the development of your construction management skills by gaining knowledge in reading plans and specifications and receiving guidance from senior staff in assembling technical reports and calculations. As an integral team member, you'll gather project information, review work progress, and prepare comprehensive construction progress reports.
  • This entry-level position provides a platform for you to strengthen your understanding of construction staff, methods, practices, and programs while working under direct supervision. Your adept planning, coordination, and management skills will be instrumental in ensuring the predictability and accountability of our construction projects, making this role a valuable step towards a rewarding career in construction management.


Work type

Full time

Work mode



Kansas City


As an Olsson employee, you’ll receive our traditional benefits package (health care, vision, dental, paid time off, etc.), plus you’ll:

  • Become an owner in the company after your first year through our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Engage in work that has a positive impact in communities
  • Receive an excellent 401(k) match
  • Participate in a wellness program promoting balanced lifestyles
  • Benefit from a bonus system that rewards performance
  • Have the possibility for flexible work arrangements