Special Projects/Project Manager - Dayton, OH
Dayton, OH 
Posted 10 days ago
Job Description

DeBra-Kuempel Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of EMCOR Group, Inc. EMCOR is the world's leading provider of mechanical and electrical construction and facilities services, including planning, consulting, and operations and maintenance. DeBra-Kuempel combines the expertise of two of the tri-state's oldest and most innovative companies, providing mechanical and electrical services to Cincinnati, Dayton, Columbus, Evansville, Indianapolis, Lexington, Louisville, and the surrounding areas.


  • Responsible for achieving a portion of the department's annual sales and operating income goals.
  • Prospects and establishes new customers.
  • Responsible for cost estimates.
  • Reviews bid documents, performs material, labor, and equipment take-offs.
  • Attends pre-bid meetings and project walk throughs.
  • Assembles all necessary documents, estimated information, and calculations into final bids.
  • Writes proposals, obtains bid bonds/insurance certificates, and completes customer bid forms.
  • Conducts a thorough bid review with peers/management prior to the submission of the proposal.
  • Submits project proposals and participates in proposal presentations.
  • Attends scope review meetings.
  • Negotiate contracts whether they are with clients, vendors, or subcontractors to mitigate risk.
  • Tracks and analyzes monthly job costs, monthly forecasts, billings, and cash collections.
  • Breaks down cost estimates into manageable, measurable segments that allow for accurate cost projections.


  • 5 years of hands-on, industry-specific experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage in effective collaboration and communication (both written and verbal).
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel in particular) and Bluebeam.
  • Capacity to leverage interpersonal skills to develop and enhance business relationships.


  • Extensive HVAC or plumbing background.
  • Previous experience with CAD and/or project management software

We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
5+ years
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