Human Resources

10/10/14 – Corporate HR Administrator

Responsibilities include multi-company administration of benefits, including 401(k), self-insured medical plan, recruitment, and policy & job description development. Position requires Associate or Bachelors degree and minimum 5 years broad generalist experience, with PHR or SPHR certification a plus. Knowledge of employment law including EEO, FMLA, ADA, FLSA, COBRA, HIPAA, I-9, ERISA, Title VII, ADEA, NLRB, and sexual harassment laws required, as well as proficiency with MS-Office and integrated HR/Payroll systems.

This position offers immediate challenge, compensation commensurate with experience, and a benefits package that includes medical & dental insurance, vacation, & 401(k). Qualified candidates can reply by sending resume with salary history to:

hrdept@plote.com

Plote Construction Inc.
Attn: HR Dept.
1100 Brandt Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Fax: (847)628-6113

Principals only — No phone calls please.
EOE M/F/D/V


10/10/14 – Project Manager

Plote Construction Inc. is seeking a Project Manager with a minimum of 6 years experience in onsite management of Heavy & Highway projects ranging from $15 to $50 million. Responsibilities include schedules, submittals, subcontractor coordination, change orders, pay requests and job finalization. Excellent communication and organization skills are required for a high level of interaction with project superintendents, owner’s Resident Engineers and designers to complete projects on time and within budget. Pre-employment drug screen is required and must have current valid driver’s license with clear DMV record.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package including paid vacation, holidays, medical & dental insurance and 401(k). If you are interested in working for an industry leader, please send your resume and salary requirements to:

hrdept@plote.com

Plote Construction Inc.
Attn: HR Dept.
1100 Brandt Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Fax: (847)628-6113

Principals only, No Phone Calls Please
EOE M/F/D/V


10/10/14 – Senior Project Manager

Plote Construction Inc. is seeking a Senior Project Manager with a minimum of 12 years experience in complete management of Heavy & Highway projects ranging from $15 to $50 million. The successful Senior Project Manager must be able to immediately add value to the organization and mesh with the dynamic, hard-working and adaptable team that exists at Plote Construction. The ability to be a quick learner, quick thinker as well as be willing to do whatever it takes to get the job done are required skills for this position. The Senior Project Manager must also have the ability to bring all aspects of the project team, e.g., project managers, superintendents, foremen and laborers, together to form a cohesive team that operates smoothly and efficiently to bring every project in on time and within budget parameters. BS in engineering, strong experience with all Microsoft Office products, including Microsoft Project; P6; Viewpoint and HCSS HeavyJob as well as demonstrated prior experience in managing project teams at all levels is required. Pre-employment drug screen and current valid driver’s license with clear DMV record are pre-requisites to employment.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package including paid vacation, holidays, medical & dental insurance and 401(k). If you are interested in working for an industry leader, please send your resume and salary history to:

hrdept@plote.com

Plote Construction Inc.
Attn: HR Dept.
1100 Brandt Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Fax: (847)628-6113

Principals only, No Phone Calls Please

EOE M/F/D/V


10/9/14 – ERP System Administrator

Plote Construction Inc., an established road building and site development firm with locations throughout the NW suburbs, has an opportunity for a ERP Systems Administrator to manage the accounting and operational software applications for multiple companies with the principal focus on our Viewpoint Vista accounting/Project management package.

Responsibilities:

- Maintenance and support of Viewpoint and ancillary software systems
- Create/manage user security
- Support underlying server/OS/MSSQL technologies
- Escalate support issues to vendor
- End user support and training
- Support interfaces between software packages
- Work with accounting and other departments to improve software and processes
- Plan and implement software updates and patches
- Work with colleagues in IT department to solve technical issues

Skills and Experience

- MS SQL support/administration and query writing a plus
- Solid experience supporting Accounting packages
- Strong Understanding of accounting and business principles and practices
- Understanding of Microsoft OS technologies
- Understanding of server hardware and basic networking
- Crystal and/or SSRS report writing a plus
- BS/BA degree recommended or equivalent experience.
- Strong problem solving ability
- Must be able to work well with end users, senior management, and colleagues
- Must be detail oriented, energetic, creative, and have a “leave no stone unturned” attitude.
- Experience implementing or supporting Business intelligence a plus

We offer a comprehensive benefit package including paid vacation, holidays, medical & dental insurance and 401(k). Send detailed resume with salary history to:

hrdept@plote.com

Plote Construction Inc.
Attn: HR Dept.
1100 Brandt Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Fax: (847)628-6113

Principals only – no phone calls please
EOE M/F/D/V


10/9/14 – Software Support Specialist

Plote Construction Inc., an established road building and site development firm with locations throughout the NW suburbs, has an opportunity for a Software Support Specialist to help support the accounting and operational software for multiple companies.

Responsibilities:

- Troubleshoot and support a variety of client/server software applications over the phone and in person
- Quickly respond to problems
- Assist in implementation of software packages
- Assist in updates and patches
- Participate in on call rotation
- Answer help desk calls
- User Training
- Work with ERP System Administrator to modify and write crystal and/or SSRS reports
- Proactively identify problems and areas for improvement in software and/or processes
- Work closely with ERP System Administrator in support of our accounting package

Required Skills and Experience

- Experience supporting Microsoft Office products
- Experience supporting and troubleshooting Microsoft OS’s
- Understanding of servers, networks and protocols
- Experience and understanding of SQL Database and ODBC’s
- Experience with Crystal or SSRS
- Experience with software implementation
- Experience with cloud based applications
- Associates degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
- Experience with iOS applications a plus
- Must be able to work well with end users, senior management and colleagues
- We are looking for a detail oriented, motivated, and energetic candidate; Someone willing to go that extra mile in supporting our systems and users.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package including paid vacation, holidays, medical & dental insurance and 401(k). Send detailed resume with salary history to:

hrdept@plote.com

Plote Construction Inc.
Attn: HR Dept.
1100 Brandt Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Fax: (847)628-6113
Principals only – no phone calls please
EOE M/F/D/V


9/25/14 – Project Engineer – Entry Level

Join Plote Construction’s existing dynamic, hardworking and adaptable Project Management Team. Position requires the individual to have an engineering degree, knowledge of Microsoft software, AutoCAD software and work under direction of a Senior Project Manager or a Project Manager. The work will be performed on project sites and in site field offices. Daily tasks include processing submittals, schedules, takeoffs, pay estimate data, P6 and HeavyJob software.

Send resume with salary requirements to:
hrdept@plote.com

Plote Construction Inc.
Attn: HR Dept.
1100 Brandt Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Fax: (847)628-6113


9/25/14 – Student Engineer Intern

The Intern Engineering Student is required to work one summer. He/she will be working under a Senior Project Manager and/or staff on a variety of Plote Construction projects or Plants. Daily tasks include field quantity verification, material testing, and documentation of data. Student must be in their second year of an Engineering curriculum.

Send resume with salary requirements to:

hrdept@plote.com

Plote Construction Inc.
Attn: HR Dept.
1100 Brandt Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Fax: (847)628-6113


9/25/14 – Student Engineer COOP

The Coop Engineering Student is required to work one semester and summer. He/she will be assigned to the GPS engineering group. Daily tasks will include working with the GPS Engineer and field technicians. Field assignments will include GPS data collection of various line items on our job sites. This position will be coordinating daily with Project Managers and Job Superintendents for the areas and line items to be verified.

Send resume with salary requirements to:

hrdept@plote.com

Plote Construction Inc.
Attn: HR Dept.
1100 Brandt Drive
Hoffman Estates, IL 60192

Fax: (847)628-6113


6/11/14 – Drivers – No current openings.