Construction Project Manager - Chicago, IL - All Markets

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD110,000 - USD125,000 per year
  • Direct Access to Leadership with a Chicago General Contractor
  • High Base Salary, Bonus Potential, Growth Opportunities, Family Oriented Company

About Our Client

This general contractor, based in downtown Chicago, has a track record for excellence resulting from successful projects, exceptional teamwork and phenomenal growth. Their pipeline is higher than anticipated for the next couple years so they are looking to bring on a successful Project Manager. Additionally, our client places a strong emphasis on positive company culture and they want to grow their team with strong construction professionals.

  • Project Portfolio: Commercial, Healthcare, Institutional
  • Project Locations: Chicago-land area
  • Strong Family oriented culture
  • Solid leadership out of top general contractors
  • Hands off management approach
  • Great relationships with subcontractors
  • Strong pipeline of projects through 2024 leading into 2025

Job Description

  • Overseeing and directing projects from start to finish
  • Directs and supervises work of project administration staff and construction engineers, as well as works in partnership with project superintendents to establish operational priorities
  • Responsible for forecasting, tracking/reporting project costs/revenue and adherence to project estimates
  • Responsible for problem resolution involving labor disputes, staffing, construction materials, construction equipment and contracts/subcontracts administration
  • Coordinates with construction Safety Manager to ensure that projects are completed in accordance with established safety goals
  • Develop strong relationships with Superintendents, Subcontractors, and Assistant Project Managers
  • Maintain appropriate documentation through project completion



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

  • 5+ years of experience in Construction Project Management with a General Contractor
  • Commercial Healthcare construction experience is required
  • Ground up and Renovation project experience is required
  • Must be based in Chicago
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management or a related field is preferred
  • Working knowledge of skilled trades including carpentry, masonry, concrete work, site excavation and grading, plumbing, fire protection, HVAC, and electrical.
  • Working knowledge of 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.
  • Proficient in Procore, AutoCAD, Microsoft Project

What's on Offer

  • Base salary of $110,000 - $125,000, depending on experience with a general contractor
  • Performance based bonus potential
  • Vehicle allowance
  • Company Vehicle
  • Family oriented company
  • Paid Maternity leave
  • Paid Paternity leave
  • Comprehensive benefits package to include: 401(k), Dental insurance, Employee assistance program, Health insurance, Life insurance, Paid time off, Parental leave, Vision insurance
  • Referral bonus
  • Short term disability
  • Long term disability
  • 401k plan with company contributions
  • Great opportunity to join a reputable brand, and well established company within the growing Chicago market
Contact
Maddalynn Davis
Quote job ref
JN-042024-6389349

Job summary

Sector
Construction
Sub Sector
Project Manager
Industry
Property
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Maddalynn Davis
Job Reference
JN-042024-6389349