Construction Project Manager- Downtown Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD85,000 - USD95,000
  • Excellent opportunity to grow within the company to executive positions
  • My client is offering a significant base salary + car allowance + bonus

About Our Client

Our client is a structural engineering firm that offers construction services for commercial, multifamily, and office projects. Last year they brought in around $75M worth of revenue and have continued to grow. This is a great opportunity to join a fully integrated engineering and construction firm and the ground floor. They have a strong pipeline of projects carrying them into 2023 and excellent opportunity to grow within the company.

Job Description

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.


  • Develop a thorough understanding of the entire scope of work, including plans, specifications, logistics, materials, equipment, submittal and other requirements
  • Coordinate subcontractors and manage on-site production
  • Prepare and maintain a three-week look-ahead schedule for all activities on the job site; submit to Project Manager and/or Prime contractor weekly
  • Facilitate company safety program (job site safety inspections, weekly safety meetings, etc.)
  • Maintain daily reports to submit to Project Manager and or Prime contractor daily
  • Review and adhere to project schedule
  • Maintain project photos of all phases and features of work
  • Maintain entire job site in neat and orderly manner
  • Assure good housekeeping practices are employed in all areas
  • Manage quality control by confirming that all equipment and material installed is what was submitted by subcontractor

The Successful Applicant

  • They are looking for an experienced project manager who has a strong understanding of construction to join the team
  • 3-7 years of successful completion of construction projects as a Project Manager
  • Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, Prolog
  • Ability to interpret construction documents
  • A strong knowledge of construction industry laws, contracts, finances, insurance claims avoidance, and liability aspects
  • Knowledge of construction engineering principals: methods, schedules, estimating, materials, and sequencing

What's on Offer

  • Base salary between $90,000 to $110,000 (dependent upon experience)
  • Performance related bonus structure
  • Project Manager title
  • 900/mo car allowance + gas card
  • Health
  • Dental
  • 401K plan
  • 15 PTO days and 8 holidays
  • Paternity leave
  • Maternity leave
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Job summary

Real Estate
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Project Manager
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Charlie Burton
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