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Construction Manager

At Henderson Engineers, we're about more than just buildings. We're about the people, experiences and potential found inside. We're known for our technical excellence, but we bring so much more to the table. We love the process that brings buildings to life. And we're changing the industry by integrating the building design and construction process.

We view each of our employees as an essential part of our mission to lead the field.

It's What We Do

We provide total building system design services across multiple high-growth markets for industry leaders. You'll get to use your talent to work on some of the country's biggest names in retail, sports, healthcare, corporate, and higher education.

It's How We're Different

But, we're also about more than just engineering. We're about you. You, and the hundreds of passionate employees who made us who we are today.

Together, we dream up inventions that solve industry-wide problems, design spaces that become landmarks, win medals in fitness challenges, and toast to the good life at our legendary golf tournaments.

So what will you be doing all day?

You would join us in our Lenexa, KS office as Construction Manager on our Henderson Building Solutions (HBS) working on things like…

  • Establishing excellent working relationships and rapport with customers to ensure 100% satisfactions and repeat business opportunities
  • Establishing positive relationships with in-house technical staff to facilitate support during pre and post contract activities
  • Establishing bid strategies and providing estimation support
  • Serving as owner's representative and understanding the owner's goals for the project
  • Providing single point of contact throughout project life-cycle
  • Joining and assisting site assessment teams, gather information and make recommendations during the assessment process (Master Plans, Energy Audits, Retrofit Assessments, etc.)
  • Assisting in plan review during the design process to ensure good engineering practice, constructability, site logistics, serviceability, schedule and cost effective installation
  • Assisting in the evaluation of equipment and subcontractor proposals, verify scope of work, review and finalize equipment pre-purchase bid package
  • Managing HBS projects from pre-construction through warranty through the use of all pertinent company processes, procedures and associated forms
  • Managing bid document addenda
  • Creating and attend pre-bid and pre-construction agenda and meetings
  • Handling permitting proceedings and construction schedules
  • Handling requests for information
  • Reviewing and negotiating change orders
  • Closing out project documentation, O&M manuals, as-builts and punch lists
  • Ensuring positive cash flow on all projects, billings are commensurate with the completion percentage of the project and that receivables are collected in a timely fashion
  • Ensuring that our subcontractors are representing HBS in a manner that is consistent with core values
  • Ensuring all applicable safety standards are adhered to at all times
  • Ensuring that receivables are collected in a timely fashion
  • Continuously evaluating procedures and processes and make improvements when necessary
  • Ensuring that quality photos are taken of project progress and at completion for documentation and marketing purposes
  • Forecasting and meeting revenue targets, gross margin target and operating budgets
  • Putting customer service at the forefront of the business
  • Monitoring, measuring and modifying process and metrics to effectively and efficiently meet customer needs
  • Establishing and providing daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly reports that will keep the Director apprised of all operational aspects of the projects

We'd love for you to apply for this position if you…

  • Have a degree in Architectural, Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial or Construction Engineering/Management
  • Have a minimum 10 years of experience particularly in the healthcare industry - this is a must have for this role!
  • Have experience managing projects from pre-construction through warranty through the use of all pertinent company processes, procedures and associated forms
  • Have a proven track record of establishing and maintaining crucial relationships
  • Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills

Let's Talk Perks

We take care of our people. As a Henderson employee, you'll enjoy some pretty awesome perks. Trust us, your friends will all have work envy.


  • Flexible Work Hours ( Because we all need to balance work and life.)
  • Casual Dress Code (Be yourself, please.)
  • Paid Volunteer Time ( We literally  pay you to volunteer.)
  • Paid Parental Leave (Because we know both parents deserve to be there for a new baby.)
  • Health and Wellness Initiatives (Get Fit and Stay Fit.)
  • Receptive and Forward-Thinking Leadership ( Our doors are always open.)
  • Clear Career Path Options (We want you to excel.)


  • Industry-leading 401K match and profit sharing (When the company succeeds, we all share in that success.)
  • Paid Training for Professional Development ( We’ll pay for the time you take getting better at what you do.)
  • Performance Bonuses (When you do well, we reward you for your work.)
  • Comprehensive and Extensive Insurance ( We’ve got you covered.)
  • Paid Term Life and Disability (We’ve got your family covered, too.)
  • Financial Wellness & Coaching Program (Financial security makes you a happier team member.)


  • 2014-2016 - #1 Top Engineering Firm (Retail ) Commercial Construction and Renovation
  • 2016 - #8 Top Engineering Firm (Hospitality) Commercial Construction and Renovation
  • 2016 - #4 Top Engineering Firm (Restaurant) Commercial Construction and Renovation
  • 2008-2016 - ENR Top 500 Design Firms
  • 2006, 2007, 2009 - 2016 Finalist “Best Places to Work" – Kansas City Business Journal
  • 2015 Finalist “Best Places to Work” – Philadelphia Business Journal
  • 2015 Finalist “Best Places to Work” – Phoenix Business Journal
  • 2010-2016 “Top 55 Engineering Firms Nationwide” – Building Design & Construction (BD+C)
  • 2016 – Ranked #6 on “Top 30 Sports Facility Engineering Firms Nationwide” - Building Design & Construction (BD+C)
  • 2010-2016 “Top 10 Retail Architects/Engineers Report “– Commercial Construction and Renovation
  • 2011-2016 “Top 20 MEP Giants List” – Consulting-Specifying Engineer
  • 2009, 2010, 2014 “Champion of Business” – Kansas City Business Journal
  • 2014 “Hall of Champions” – Kansas City Business Journal
  • 2015 - 2016 “Healthiest Employer” – Kansas City Business Journal
  • 2015 “Healthiest Employer” - Philadelphia Business Journal
  • 2009 “Engineering Firm of the Year” – American Subcontractors Association – Kansas City (ASAKC)
  • 2009 “Top Ten Green Projects – AIA Committee on the Environment (COTE)
  • 2011 “Merit Award for Excellence in Architecture” – AIA Central States


 Henderson Engineers, Inc. and Henderson Building Solutions are EEO – M/F/V/D employers and participate in the E-Verify program

Applicants for positions with Henderson Engineers/Henderson Building Solutions must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and verification of eligibility will be required at the time of commencement of employment.


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