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Project Manager

Chicago   •   USD80,000 - USD120,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Rapidly growing Chicago general contractor
  • Fun, edgy company with flexible work/life balance

About Our Client

This company just purchased additional office space as it looks to build its team. They are a fun and edgy firm taking on jobs across industry including but not limited to commercial, high-end residential, multi-family, educational, religious. They are based in Chicago but do work on a national level. They offer a good, clear growth structure plan and aim to promote from within.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the administration and management of various construction projects.
  • Work intimately with the superintendent and other colleagues to coordinate and ensure the schedule, safety and quality control.
  • Work alongside the owner, architects and engineers to facilitate design and construction processes.
  • Manage estimating, scheduling, quality control, reporting progress, reviewing and coordinating design and safety coordination.
  • Attend proposal meeting with the owner to review and discuss the scope of work, ways of reducing costs and provide ideas for value engineering.
  • Manage the buyout of the project and assist in selecting subcontractors.
  • Conduct job-site meetings on the job site twice a week while conducting progress meetings with the owner and the rest of the construction team.
  • Communicate effectively with all parties involved in the project and remain cost conscious at all times.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or Construction Management
  • 4 - 10 years of industry experience
  • Ability to come in and own projects from start to finish
  • Good team player and ability to manage a team
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, Outlook and MS Project

What's on Offer

  • $80,000 - $120,000 base salary
  • High bonus potential based on project and personal performance
  • Great company culture with good work/life balance
  • Fantastic total compensation package