Construction Project Engineer

Chicago Permanent USD65,000 - USD80,000
  • Work on a wide variety of projects for one of the most reputable GC's.
  • Competitive base salary with great growth and bonus structure.

About Our Client

Our client has been one of the top general contractors in Chicago for the last 100+ years. They work on notable projects throughout Illinois and 16 other states. They offer great benefits to all employees with lots of room for growth. They have a fantastic reputation in the market, and have a very diverse pipeline. Their primary markets are healthcare, hospitality, interiors, education, senior living, and institutional.

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 keeping

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 Construction Management, Civil Engineering or related field
  • 1-2+ years of experience in the Construction industry
  • Experience in high-end residential or commercial or single family
  • 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

  • Salary range is from $70K - $85K (based heavily on experience)
  • Strong work/life balance & summer flex hours is encouraged
  • 401K match up to 5%
  • Culture Value - Happy Hours; Fitness Stipend; Work Outings
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
  • Car/Phone Allowance
  • 3-weeks PTO
  • DE&I Initiatives
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Project Manager
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Chris Lynch
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