Job Title: Senior Project Coordinator

Department: Buildings Sales

Location: Columbus, NE or Omaha, NE

Salary: Based on Qualifications and Experience

Behlen Building Systems is a manufacturer of custom designed metal building systems for commercial, industrial, institutional and agricultural use.  Behlen Building Systems builds lasting relationships through “Good Iron” and “Great Experience” with our 350 builders and contractors in the Midwest and Northwest regions of the United States.  This effort is supported by a knowledgeable, collaborative support team who work together and remain focused on Value Added Customer Service.


The Senior Project Coordinator is the primary conduit of communication flow between the customer, District Manager and the support team functions of Estimating, Credit, Contracts, Design, Detailing, Scheduling and Manufacturing.  The Project Coordinator facilitates and executes the workflow processes from the origin of the project lead all the way through order management and the manufacturing process.    Specific activities include, but are not limited to job information qualification, document gathering, order entry, order review, contract revisions, schedule communication and approvals.  Occasional travel to customers’ offices may be required.


  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Customer Service experience is required.
  • Post-secondary education in a construction-related field of study preferred.
  • A comprehensive knowledge and understanding of the custom-engineered building business preferred.
  • Ability to effectively work independently and as a team member.
  • Excellent organization skills.
  • Must be computer literate with working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully complete a multitude of tasks with sometimes competing priorities.
  • Successful candidate must pass a drug screen prior to hiring.
  • Successful candidate must pass a medical nurse evaluation.

This position offers a significant growth opportunity to the aggressive and innovative person who has the desire and motivation to grow our Metal Building Sales by providing a great experience to our customers through effective interaction with customers and the sales support team.  Salary plan includes base plus gain sharing and profit sharing.

Behlen Mfg. Co. offers competitive wages and an outstanding benefit packages which includes medical, dental, and vision insurance, 401(k), life insurance, wellness programs, paid vacation and holidays and variable pay opportunities.

If you are interested in becoming part of our team, please go to www.behlenmfg.com/careers-application.