About King Construction

A Reputation Built Over Time: Iowa’s top General Contractor

For over 70 years, Iowans have trusted the King Construction team to handle design-build projects that range from commercial projects to residential home construction. Serving commercial and residential clients in and around the Iowa Falls, Cedar Rapids, and Clear Lake areas is what we’re built to do.

King Construction operates their business by the Golden Rule. Protecting our client’s business as if it were our own, and executing every part of the project with the utmost integrity ensures that we consistently deliver quality work. With nearly seven decades of experience and success throughout the state of Iowa, we are a trusted contractor known for getting the job done right.

We’re confident that you’ll feel the same way after working with the King team. Let’s talk about your project needs!

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History of King Construction

King Construction

Trusted, Local, Expert Knowledge from a construction company that has earned a reputation that transcends generations.

Founded in 1947 by Cecil King, King Construction has grown from a company that specialized in agricultural grain bins and buildings to one recognized throughout Central Iowa as a leader in commercial, agricultural, industrial, and residential building design and construction.

Headquartered in Iowa Falls, Iowa, for nearly 70 years, our company has successfully partnered with thousands of businesses, farmers, non-profit organizations, and private property owners to help them achieve their building goals and dreams.

Our humble beginnings have served as the foundation for the growth and success of King Construction, now one of Iowa’s top construction companies.

Meet King Construction’s Team

The professionals at King Construction are among the most talented, experienced and personable in the industry. We’re proud to have longevity, experience and trade masters on our team.

Trusted, Local, Expert Knowledge from a construction company that has earned a reputation that transcends generations.

We also believe in the established history and culture of our family business. The members of our team are truly like family and in turn, treated that way. We are proud to offer a year-end bonus for hard work and growth. We believe rewarding accountability and contribution is paramount to shared success. We also believe in safety from the beginning.

Lance Sharar

With a degree in Civil and Construction Engineering Technology, Lance oversees the day-to-day operations of the general construction side of the business.

Lincoln Sharar

Lincoln, a graduate of the University of Northern Iowa, oversees and manages the day-to-day operation of the King’s Overhead Door Division and Sharar’s Floor Coverings business.

Join Team King

If what you’ve read about who we are and how we work sounds like you, King Construction could be a great fit for your skillset.

At King we are always looking for skill laborers in the fields of concrete, carpentry, overhead door technicians and steel erectors. At King, our philosophy is if a person is hardworking wants to join a family team, we are always interested in training and upskilling the right individual.

If you take pride in what you do and are looking for a company that values work ethic and integrity, we encourage you to inquire about job opportunities with any of our locations by emailing Human Resources.

We’re proud of the longevity of our employees and offer opportunities for professional growth and leadership development.

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King Safety

King Construction is committed to making safety a top priority for all employees.. We integrate safety and risk management into our daily operations, ensuring that it becomes a natural part of our operation's culture and providing long-term results.


  • Monthly Safety Meetings/Reviews
  • Training
  • Recognition
  • Third Party Safety Audit
  • Safety Committee comprised of Management and Employee Representatives

King Construction’s safety is our number #1 priority, it is crucial that through compliance and training, every one of our employees and the clients we serve make it home to those that matter the most in the King culture.