Assistant Project Manager - Design/Build - Rosemont, IL

Rosemont Permanent USD65,000 - USD80,000
  • Competitive compensation and excellent benefits package
  • Opportunity for growth in the company

About Our Client

Design/build general contractor who specializes in industrial projects including but not limited to Manufacturing facilities, Distribution Centers and Cold Storage Facilities. They have a great reputation in the market and continuously do repeat business. They offer competitive salaries, excellent bonuses and a great benefits package with 0 cost to the employee for benefits. Some additional highlights of the client include:

  • $150M/year general contractor
  • Have been continuously growing over the last 10 years
  • Repeat business - 80%
  • ZERO cost for healthcare for employee

Job Description

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.


  • Completes materials "take-offs" and establishes cost estimates
  • Reviews project proposal, drawings and plans to determine time frame, funding limitations, procedures for accomplishing project, staffing requirements, and allotment of available resources to various phases of project
  • Develops relationships with subcontractors and maintains lists of subcontractors that perform quality work
  • Confers with project staff to outline work plan and to assign duties, responsibilities, and scope of authority
  • Directs and coordinates activities of project personnel to ensure project progresses on schedule and within prescribed budget
  • Prepares daily, weekly, monthly schedule to support and preserve the Contract Project Schedule
  • Reviews status reports prepared by project personnel and modifies schedules or plans as required
  • Dictates or prepares project reports for management, client, or others
  • Confers with project personnel to provide technical advice and to resolve problems
  • Coordinates project activities with activities of government regulatory or other governmental agencies

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Engineering, Architecture or Construction Management
  • 2-5 years of experience in Construction
  • Working knowledge of skilled trades including carpentry, masonry, concrete work, site excavation and grading, plumbing, fire protection, HVAC, and electrical.
  • 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.
  • Passion for Design/Build Construction a plus

What's on Offer

  • Competitive salaries commensurate on experience
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Health insurance no cost for employee
  • $ toward deductible
  • One day WFH/week
  • Flexible working hours
  • ESOP
  • 401K and profit sharing match around 11% historically
  • Bonus potential
  • Excellent career growth opportunities within the company
Kim Kuzma
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Project Manager
Industrial / Manufacturing
Contract Type
Consultant name
Kim Kuzma
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