Assistant Project Manager

Chicago Permanent USD70,000 - USD90,000
  • Work for one the the biggest design build general contractors in the country
  • Grow your career for a top tanked ENR contractor

About Our Client

Our client, headquartered in Chicago, focuses on an array of projects throughout the United States. They are a top ranked ENR contractor that does over a billion dollars in annual revenue, with 95% of their business being repeat. They show no signs of slowing down their growth, and are looking for an Assistant Project Manager to help with that. This Assistant Project Manager in return will receive great benefits such as bonus potential, ESOP, schedule flexibility, and more.

Job Description

* Work hand in hand with a Project Manager to take projects from start to finish

* Manage small owner consultants and prioritize project tasks to meet deadlines

* Maintain knowledge of tasks, sequences, milestones and critical path events

* Forecast delays in timing, materials or resources

* Review invoices, pay applications and change orders to assure pricing accurate, fair and comprehensive

* Coordinate all site photography and as-built record keepingMPI 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

In return for a high value compensation package, a successful candidate will possess the following:

  • A Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related fields preferred
  • Ground-up project experience
  • Design/build or light industrial experience
  • Experience in overseeing projects from inception to completion
  • Experience with project scope development, budgeting, scheduling, risk management, and contract negotiations
  • Proficient in software applications including Microsoft Office Suite, project scheduling software, and web-based applications

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary starting
  • 401K match and Profit Sharing in Benefits Package
  • Career Stability with Business Development Opportunities
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Benefits
  • Group Life Insurance
  • 3-week PTO
  • Travel Stipend after 5 years with company
  • Paid Maternity and Paternity leave
  • Bonus per project (up to 12%)
  • Opportunity to be a mentor to several Assistant Project Managers and Project Engineers
  • Short and Long Term Disability coverage

Apply now and someone will review your application within the next 24 business hours

Sydney Kowalski
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