Assistant Project Manager - Large Construction Projects

Rosemont, Illinois Permanent USD75,000 - USD95,000 per year
  • Clear growth to a Project Manager title and opportunity to run projects
  • Established General Contractor with a strong backlog of projects through 2023

About Our Client

Work as an Assistant Project Manager for a top notch construction firm that has a track record for excellence resulting from a combination of wide-ranging experience, exceptional teamwork, and phenomenal growth. Their pipeline is significantly higher than anticipated for the next couple years. Additionally, our client places a strong emphasis on positive company culture and they want to grow their team with strong construction professionals.

Job Description

  • Develop a thorough understanding of the entire scope of work, including plans, specifications, logistics, materials, equipment, submittal and other requirements.
  • Initial setup of submittal log, i.e., proper distribution path, number of copies/submittals required (to be done with assistance of PM) and required completion dates.
  • Communicate and coordinate submittal process with contractors through construction management software.
  • Assist in compilation of bid contracts.
  • Write Scope of Work for assigned trades.
  • Modify and updated with the assistance of the project manager to accurately reflect the current project.
  • Assistance with planning and analysis of conceptual design issues and preconstruction activities
  • Review and analyze potential changes to budget or schedule.
  • Direct and/or document project meetings in Procore

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

  • 1+ years of experience
  • Experience in tilt wall/ pre cast light industrial work in preferred
  • Self-motivated
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
  • Proficient in Procore or related construction management software
  • Solid written and communication skills
  • 4-year degree in Engineering, Construction Management or Architectural Studies

What's on Offer

  • A competitive base salary between $75,000-$95,000 (Depending on Experience)
  • Competitive bonus structure, project/profit based.
  • Medical insurance including dental and vision (100% coverage for individual and dependents)
  • Generous 401K structure
  • Gas card
  • Company profit sharing
  • Robust career advancement opportunity
  • Strong training programs
  • Generous PTO Days
  • Company wide events
  • Gas/fuel card offered
  • Company Vehicle offered
  • Company phone and laptop provided
  • DE&I Initiative
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