Assistant Project Manager - Construction - Hybrid

Chicago Permanent USD95,000 - USD120,000
  • Direct access to leadership with continued guidance toward advancement
  • High Base Salary, Bonus Potential, WFH Flexibility, Family Oriented Company

About Our Client

Michael Page has partnered with one of the top national general contractor's. Established over a decade ago, they are a large construction firm who opened their Chicago office doors 50 years ago. They offer enormous growth potential as they are looking to bring in talented construction professionals to fill out their team. Priding themselves on their diverse projects, they have managed to implement a portfolio that has led to national recognition. They focus on large scale mission critical projects up to $100M, with an extremely strong forecast of projects in the Chicago-land area in upcoming years.

Job Description

  • Assist the Project Manager on all aspects of the project
  • Monitor construction to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget
  • Work with the Project team to develop a work plan, establish priorities and assign tasks
  • Coordinate the preparation of the schedule and long term planning
  • Implement, monitor, update and communicate the progress schedule and its periodic revisions
  • Manage financial aspects of contracts: review and approve budgets, cost reports, rental equipment and expenses
  • Perform the final review of internal items such as Cost Analysis, Monthly Billing, Master Cost Breakdown and Monthly Reports
  • Manage subcontractor schedules, quality of work, coordination with other trades and payments
  • Create and maintain a safe/secure job site environment
  • Review and approve drawings and samples prior to submission
  • Train and develop the Project team and schedule project resources



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

  • 2-5 years of experience as an Assistant Project Manager or Project Engineer with a general contractor or developer
  • Retail, commercial or multifamily experience is preferred
  • Bachelors degree in Construction Management, architecture or a related field is preferred
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • The ability to work in a fast paced work environment
  • Strong track record with client relationships

What's on Offer

  • Base salary of $95,000 - $120,000, depending on experience
  • Performance based bonus potential
  • Family oriented company
  • Paid Maternity leave
  • Paid Paternity leave
  • Competitive family health insurance plans
  • Referral bonus
  • Short term/Long term disability
  • 401k plan with company contributions
  • Great opportunity to join a reputable brand, and well established company within the growing Chicago market
  • Flexible work from home opportunities
Contact
Emily Dudley
Quote job ref
JN-042022-5429191

Job summary

Sector
Construction
Sub Sector
Project Manager
Industry
Property
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Emily Dudley
Job Reference
JN-042022-5429191