Construction Assistant Project Manager - Downtown Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD60,000 - USD80,000
  • Opportunity to have career growth and stability
  • Work on multi-million dollar luxury residential projects in Chicagoland area

About Our Client

Our client is a fast-growing developer that has 3 different sectors, architecture, project management, and labor, all under one roof. They are looking for an individual who works well as a team player and is looking to grow with a strong Chicago-based construction company.

  • A boutique firm specializing in residential interior
  • Project Portfolio: luxury multi-family residential and high-rise projects
  • Revenue: Yearly revenue $12 M
  • Project Locations: Downtown Chicago and surrounding areas
  • Great culture & work/life balance
  • Opportunity to work on high-end residential projects in Chicago

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.


The Assistant Project Manager will be responsible for the management of

  • 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 keeping

The Successful Applicant

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or related field
  • 1-2+ years of experience in the Construction industry (preferably luxury residential or multi-family projects)
  • Must engage well with high-end clientele
  • Works well in a team environment but is someone who can be self-sufficient when needed
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients

What's on Offer

  • $60K - $80K
  • Bonus Potential
  • Strong work/life balance and great team-oriented environment
  • 20 PTO Days, 10 Paid Holidays with Summer Fridays
  • 401(k) with 5% company match
  • Company outings
  • Great compensation package
  • Work on luxury residential projects in Downtown Chicago
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