Operations Manager

Business Unit:  E&K of Kansas City, Inc.
Department:  Operations/Warehouse, Phoenix

Kansas City, MO, US, 64030

Job Description: 

Since 1956, E&K has been uncompromising in the commitment to deliver the highest quality products and services our clients demand, anywhere they need them. Today, we’re one of the largest interior/exterior finish contractors in the U.S., with offices throughout the country and a reputation for excellence.


Our employees love the small yet strong team atmosphere.  Because we value our employees, we strive to provide a competitive salary and benefits package, including medical; dental; 401k; voluntary benefits; disability; life insurance; paid vacation, holiday, volunteer & sick time; paid parental leave; student loan paydown program; and EAP.

Responsibilities of the position include:

  1. Visits jobsites regularly to discuss progress with foreman and report needs and requirements to Sr. Operations Manager.
  2. Responsible for supporting, promoting, and enforcing all field training programs.
  3. Ensure that material and equipment are delivered to jobsites.  
  4. Participate in determining labor costs to be used for bids.
  5. Participate in the goal-setting process.
  6. Monitor and control quality of workmanship in the field.
  7. Provide input to General Contractor’s production schedule as it relates to E&K’s scopes of work.
  8. Lead pre-job coordination meetings in the field and sequence of other trades’ scopes of work.
  9. Assist and develop field safety programs, to ensure the safety and protection of all employees.
  10. Attend and participate in all required training programs.
  11. Conform to all company policies and procedures.
  12. Other duties as assigned.


Requirements of the position include:

  1. 8+ years of Construction Leadership experience, preferrably with Drywall / Metal Stud Framing.
  2. Knowledge of general construction products and their installation.
  3. Knowledge of the construction industry and accompanying trades.
  4. Ability to read detailed (blueprint) plans and specifications.
  5. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and other operating systems.

E&K is proud to be an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action, E-Verify, and Drug Free Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law. 

Nearest Major Market: Kansas City