Construction Assistant Project Manager- Chicago

Willowbrook Permanent USD80,000 - USD95,000
  • Our client has an excellent pipeline of projects carrying them through 2023
  • Clear promotion guidelines to PM and SPM positions

About Our Client

Our client is a newer company that is growing quickly and has strong pipeline of projects carrying them into the new year. Founded twenty years ago, they started off as a developer and started a general contractor arm within the last ten years. Our client specializes in the development and construction of multifamily, mixed use, and commercial projects throughout Chicago. They are a smaller company and all employees have direct access to president and VP of construction. APPLY TODAY AND HAVE YOUR RESUME CONSIDERED WITHIN 24 HOURS

Job Description

  • Participate in interview and RFP process for new work
  • Assist estimating with bidding for future assigned projects
  • Develop a thorough understanding of the details of the project
  • Contacts subcontractors to solicit interest in projects
  • Review final plans and estimates with Project Management and Estimator prior to submission
  • Responsible for the timely and accurate completion of all required monthly Project Manager review reports and profitable on-time completion of the project
  • Help create, review, negotiate, and works with the project team to process the meeting minutes, Owner Change Orders, and requests for information
  • Performs project closeout walk through with the Owner and Architect, collects all required closeout information and verifies all project punch list items are complete
  • Performs customer relation duties such as: 6-month project completion check with Owner and 11-month warranty walk through for any outstanding issues
  • Keep consistent lines of communication open with clients and proactively share project progress and budget matters

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

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Engineering or Construction Management (preferred)
  • 3+ years of experience in Construction (required)
  • 1+ years of supervisory field experience in Construction (preferred)
  • 1+ years of supervisory field experience in Multifamily residential projects (preferred)
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and client
  • Knowledge of field construction systems, practices, safety and procedures

What's on Offer

  • Salary Range: $80K - $100K (based heavily on experience)
  • Bonus potential based on performance
  • Car allowance
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Paternity/Maternity leave
  • Employer-provided health care
  • DE&I initiatives
  • Great work/life balance with a team-oriented culture and work environment
  • Generous PTO and vacation package
  • Company outings and annual events
  • Cell Phone / Company Laptop
  • Flexible work hours
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