Construction Assistant Project Manager

Oak Park Permanent USD70,000 - USD95,000
  • GC that has built 20M sqft of commercial spaces totaling more than $750M
  • $60k-$90k salary with full benefits, vehicle allowance, and high bonus

About Our Client

Our client has been in business over 50 years. They are known to compensate well and treat their employees fairly. Due to a high level of both repeat and new business filling their pipeline through 2026 they are looking to add a Construction Assistant Project Manager to their growing team.

Job Description

The key responsibilities of the Construction Assistant Project Manager:

  • Assist Project Manager in all phases of construction
  • Writes RFI's, submits for approval and distributes accordingly.
  • Reviews and understands the subcontract documents as they apply to assigned areas of responsibility.
  • Work with owner/client to provide updates, obtain approvals and complete change orders for scope of work revisions
  • Assists with documenting changes; maintains project records, red line transfers and correspondence.
  • Ensure all work is done in compliance with OSHA
  • Monitor project costs to stay within budget



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The Successful Applicant

The successful Construction Assistant Project Manager:

  • To secure this position, you will be a driven and motivated construction professional with previous experience working on commercial, industrial or multifamily projects. Experience in ground up or interiors is flexible.
  • 2-5+ years of experience working in commercial construction
  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management or related field
  • Manage administrative construction duties, including document control
  • Prepare submittal schedules for approval and distribution
  • Assist the Project Manager with change orders, subcontractor scheduling and invoicing, reviewing monthly job costs
  • Assist the Superintendent with RFI reports, QA/QC documentation, and construction field operations
  • Assist with preconstruction tasks, including estimating and quantification
  • Collect and log closeout documents and punch lists

What's on Offer

What is on offer to the Construction Assistant Project Manager:

  • Base Salary ranging from $70,000 - $95,000+ depending on applicant experience
  • Potential for large bonuses
  • Company vehicle or car allowance
  • Fully employer paid health, vision, and dental insurance
  • Employer 401k match
  • Flexible hours
  • Paths to senior leadership
  • Diverse portfolio of projects
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
Contact
Don Seawall
Quote job ref
JN-052022-5605298

Job summary

Sector
Construction
Sub Sector
Site Manager
Industry
Property
Location
Oak Park
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Don Seawall
Job Reference
JN-052022-5605298