Assistant Project Manager- Construction- Chicago, IL

Chicago Permanent USD75,000 - USD98,000
  • ENR Ranked top 50 Design Build Firm
  • Extensive pipeline into 2023

About Our Client

My client is a general contractor and design builder primarily focused on e-commerce, warehousing, cold storage, food production and manufacturing facilities.

Started in 1976, my client has grown from the industry leader in the Midwest to serving its customers throughout the US through its teams based in Chicago, Kenosha, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Irvine and Campbell. Since its inception, my client has delivered over 500 million square feet of industrial spaces. Financially strong and conservatively managed, my client proudly maintains a 97% customer retention rate.

Top 50 ranked ENR Deisgn Build Firm!

Job Description

  • Ability to work with multiple stakeholders within the project including the GC, Super, Client, etc.
  • Maintain work flow and strong relations with subs
  • Maintain and organize field documents ( Drawings, specifications, etc )
  • Coordinate subcontractors, daily project paperwork, review and adhere to project schedule.
  • Maintain daily reports to submit to Project Manager and or Prime contractor daily.
  • Develop a thorough understanding of the entire scope of work, including plans, specifications, logistics, materials, equipment, submittal and other requirements.
  • Maintain project photos of all phases and features of work.
  • Maintain entire job site in neat and orderly manner. Assure good housekeeping practices are employed in all areas.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, or a related area of study
  • 1-5 years of construction experience working on light industrial or healthcare projects
  • Motivated to learn and advance at a fast pace
  • Working knowledge of commercial construction technology and details. Candidate must be extremely proficient reviewing and understanding all construction documents including specifications and drawings
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients.

What's on Offer

  • Salaries up to $98,000k (dependent on experience)
  • Excellent career growth opportunities - add value immediately!
  • Direct communication with the President
  • Great benefits packages with little cost to the employee
  • Opportunity to be a part of a growing company with a ton of repeat business
  • Work/life balance with flexible hours and autonomy
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 15-20 days PTO
  • 9-12 compnay holidays
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