Construction Project Manager - Construction - Chicago, IL

Chicago Permanent USD105,000 - USD120,000 per year
  • Healthcare 100% covered by employer with flexible PTO.
  • Great work life balance with an inclusive company culture.

About Our Client

For over 90 years, they have completed projects in all forms of industries across Chicagoland. Company culture shows through their job sites and extends beyond projects to developing trusted partnerships with clients, designers and trade contractors. They partner with leading organizations on projects and causes that initiate progress. Their resources allow them to cover a broad range of projects from large to niche markets.

Job Description

  • Managing all documentation to ensure the project is compliant, remains on schedule, and remains within budget while monitoring all costs.
  • Obtaining, assembling, distributing, and filling all as-built drawings, warranties, certificates of occupancy, and lien releases.
  • Scheduling projects in logical steps and budgeting time required to meet deadlines.
  • Building and maintaining relationships critical to the success of the overall project and company
  • Track and analyze data to reduce gaps between estimates and actual costs.
  • Obtain and track subcontract bids and negotiate budgets.
  • Prepare and present estimate documentation, including gaps in available data.
  • Prepares estimates according to the requirements of multiple delivery systems. Reviews quotes and estimates with the project management team
  • Assists with certain post-bid buyouts.
  • Initiates and participates in meet and greet presentations with subcontractors and suppliers.

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 Engineering, Architecture or Construction Management
  • 5-10 years of experience in Construction, experience managing multiple projects at a time
  • TI and ground-up experience in running their own projects
  • Experience in various markets and diverse projects
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients.

What's on Offer

  • Strong base compensation: $105K - $120K (based heavily on experience)
  • Bonus Potential Based on Profit of Projects (Ex. $300K/year is 6%, up to 10%)
  • Car allowance
  • 100% healthcare paid for by the employer
  • 401(k) with 5% company match
  • Flexible PTO/Vacation Days and time off
  • Great work/life balance with a team-oriented culture and work environment
  • Cell Phone & Company Laptop
  • Flexible work hours
  • Education reimbursement and furthering education
  • DE&I Initiatives
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