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Sr. Project Manager - Construction


Full-time, Salaried


Burlington, Wausau


Executive VP


Scherrer Construction has delivered quality, custom construction solutions since 1928. We partner with each client to provide superior craftsmanship for their project requirements. Scherrer Construction has extensive experience in general contractor and construction management services for markets including educational, healthcare, industrial, municipal, commercial, religious, and signature luxury homes.


Scherrer provides a culture focusing on team development, integrity, safety, and a fun and interactive work environment. Our team's commitment to quality, client satisfaction, and engagement is the foundation for our continued success and growth.


If you thrive in a culture of change, have a customer-first perspective, and are ready to join a great team, check out our open positions or inquire about other opportunities.



Scherrer Project Managers plan, direct and oversee our diverse construction projects. They are responsible for ensuring that all work complies with quality, schedule, and budget according to the project scope and requirements. Project managers are the main source of communication between the internal team, partners, subcontractors, and owners, to ensure the project is progressing on schedule and within budget.



  • Manage multiple projects in various phases from bid to closeout.

  • Manage a project team including superintendent, architect, PC, PE, subcontractors and suppliers.

  • Develop and manage owner relationships and maintain and expand relationships with current and future clients, architects, consultants and other business and community organizations.

  • Manage and evaluate bids including pricing and scheduling.

  • Plan and manage self-performed trade work (concrete, masonry, and carpentry) and assist with production studies.

  • Negotiate subcontracts.

  • Assist with conceptual and schematic level estimating.

  • Manage the Owner Contract – including negotiations and draft development.

  • Manage project schedule including building, updating, troubleshooting, and taking required actions.

  • Lead job progress meetings, subcontractor coordination, RFI, PCO and change order generation.

  • Co-manage jobsite safety with superintendent.

  • Adhere to contracts, local ordinances, and industry standards through constant quality control.

  • Track and report project profitability.

  • Issue Resolution - timely recognition and action, ensure full resolution.

  • Manage billing, change management, costs and profitability, documentation.

  • Professionally represent the Scherrer Construction team and brand.     



  • Experience in all phases of the construction process (preconstruction/construction management).

  • Experience in all phases of the construction process (preconstruction/construction management), minimum 10+ years.

  • Bachelor’s in Construction Management, Engineering or related field preferred.

  • Ability to lead and mange project teams.

  • Advanced problem solving and conflict resolution skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications including Outlook, Word, Excel.

  • Experience with estimating carpentry, concrete and masonry a plus.

  • Must be a committed team player. 



  • Scheduling software, ProCore.

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Madison, Milwaukee, Green Bay, Kenosha, Racine, Appleton, Waukesha, Eau Claire, Oshkosh, Janesville and the whole state of Wisconsin.

Scherrer Construction is a General Contractor Specializing In Municipal, Industrial and Commercial Construction in Wisconsin

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