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Construction Project Manager

Chicago   •   USD75,000 - USD80,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Quality craftsmanship, professionalism, and the highest level of skill
  • Provide superior construction services to clients across the Chicagoland area

About Our Client

Our client is committed to quality craftsmanship, integrity, professionalism and the highest level of skill in the expertise and management approach required to complete your job smoothly and on time.

Family owned and operated, our client is providing Facilities Maintenance Management and Design / Build solutions to the Commercial and Residential markets across the greater Chicagoland area.

Job Description

  • Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion
  • Review the project in-depth to schedule deliverables and estimate costs
  • Oversee all onsite and offsite constructions to monitor compliance with building and safety regulations
  • Coordinate and direct construction workers and subcontractors
  • Select tools, materials and equipment and track inventory
  • Meet contractual conditions of performance
  • Review the work progress on daily basis
  • Prepare internal and external reports pertaining to job status
  • Plan ahead to prevent problems and resolve any emerging ones
  • Negotiate terms of agreements, draft contracts and obtain permits and licenses
  • Analyze, manage and mitigate risks in order to ensure quality work and proper construction techniques

The Successful Applicant

  • 3-5 years as a project manager



  • Proven working experience in construction management
  • Advanced knowledge of construction management processes, means and methods
  • Expert knowledge of building products, construction details and relevant rules, regulations and quality standards
  • Understanding of all facets of the construction process
  • Familiarity with construction management software packages
  • Ability to plan and see the "big picture"
  • Leadership, human resources skills, and competency in conflict and crisis management
  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • Contractor's license a plus



  • BS degree in construction management, architecture, engineering or related field

What's on Offer

Job Type: Permanent

Salary: $75,000

Required experience:

  • Construction Project Engineer: 3 years