Construction Project Manager- Downers Grove

Downers Grove Permanent USD11,000 - USD120,000
  • Our client has a very strong pipeline of commercial projects throughout Chicago
  • There are opportunities to work from home

About Our Client

Our client is both a general contractor and developer. Family owned and operated for 100+ years, our client is a very well established general contractor and developer within Chicagoland area. They focus on higher education, health care, government and commercial projects. Last year they brought in about $40M worth of revenue and are expecting growth in the coming year. They have a strong backlog of new projects coming up ranging from $2 million to $40 million. The majority of the projects they do are ground up. APPLY TODAY AND HAVE YOUR RESUME CONSIDERED WITHIN 24 HOURS.

Job Description

  • Responsible for managerial and administrative aspects of a project including; estimating, scheduling, quality control, progress reports, progress billing, design review and coordination, cost reporting, safety, and proposal preparation
  • Ensure an accurate and complete project estimate
  • Work closely with owners and the design team to develop preliminary concept drawings
  • Participate in the proposal meeting with the owner to review the scope of work, discuss ways to reduce costs, and provide value engineering ideas
  • Oversee the buyout process and the selection of subcontractors
  • Conduct bi-weekly job site meetings on site
  • Make sound decisions under tight deadlines
  • Organize, plan, and manage multiple activities to accomplish desired results
  • Commit to quality by evaluating project-related processes
  • Make necessary changes, use customer input to make improvements, and meet/exceed internal and external client expectations
  • Act in a manner of integrity that shows support for the company, its values, and other associates while maintaining a constant focus on meeting/exceeding customer requirements and expectations



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The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in a construction related field (Construction Management, Civil Engineering or Architecture).
  • 7+ years of project management experience.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Software experience in Bluebeam, Procore,
  • A non-jumpy candidate.
  • Team player, outgoing personality who has the ability/experience to work closely and talk with candidates.
  • Negotiating and relationship management skills.
  • True leadership experience managing teams.
  • Multi-tasking with a sense of urgency while maintaining strong attention to detail and accuracy is crucial.

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary up to $125K (Completely dependent upon all aspects of experience).
  • Dynamic bonus structure - ability to make up to $200K in first year with company.
  • 401K plan with 3-5% company match.
  • Top benefits (Health, Vision and Dental).
  • Life insurance.
  • Disability.
  • Paternity and Maternity leave.
  • PTO up to 3+ weeks starting.
  • Paid company holidays and sick leave.
Contact
Charlie Burton
Quote job ref
JN-032022-5397043

Job summary

Sector
Construction
Sub Sector
Project Manager
Industry
Property
Location
Downers Grove
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Charlie Burton
Job Reference
JN-032022-5397043