Construction Project Engineer - Downtown Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD75,000 - USD80,000
  • Our client is a top 40 ranked ENR general contractor with a diverse projects
  • Opportunity to join a fully integrated general contractor and developer

About Our Client

Our client is a Design Build Contractor that specializes in commercial, medical, and light industrial construction. Founded in 1952, they are one of Chicago's premier general contractors bringing in $700M worth of revenue annually. They have offices across the country but are headquartered here in Chicago. Our client offers excellent benefits with strong opportunities to grow within the company. APPLY TODAY AND HAVE YOUR RESUME CONSIDERED WITHIN 24 HOURS.

Job Description

  • Work directly with project managers to help implement project goals
  • Assign duties to staff to implement project goals, as needed
  • Oversee variable aspects of projects and provide direct assistance to ensure timely project execution
  • Overview project goals and ensure project goals are achievable
  • Liaise with project lead and other project managers to maintain project schedule and efficacy
  • Assist with procuring materials and other items necessary for completing project goals
  • Review project implementation and gather data on project execution
  • Coordinate with project managers and other project leads following project execution



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The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelors degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, or a related area of study
  • 1-4 years of construction experience working on light industrial or healthcare projects
  • Motivated to learn and advance at a fast pace
  • Working knowledge of commercial construction technology and details. Candidate must be extremely proficient reviewing and understanding all construction documents including specifications and drawings
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive base salary between $60,000-$80,000 (Depending on Experience)
  • Competitive bonus structure, project/profit based. (Typically between $8,000-$15,000 in the first year)
  • 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
  • 10 PTO Days
  • Company wide events
  • Gas/fuel card offered
  • Company Vehicle offered
  • Company phone and laptop provided
  • DE&I Initiative
Contact
Charlie Burton
Quote job ref
JN-032022-5375819

Job summary

Sector
Construction
Sub Sector
Project Manager
Industry
Property
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Charlie Burton
Job Reference
JN-032022-5375819