Construction Project Manager - Western Suburbs

Rosemont Permanent USD85,000 - USD120,000
  • Willing to grow your career with a smaller organization
  • High base salary, bonus potential, vehicle allowance, flexible PTO

About Our Client

This construction company, based in 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: mid-rise and multifamily
  • Project Locations: Mainly Chicago-land area, primarily the western suburbs
  • Strong Family oriented culture
  • Solid leadership out of top general contractors
  • Hands off management approach
  • Great relationships with subcontractors
  • Strong pipeline of projects through 2022 leading into 2023

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 such as RFI logs and change orders

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
  • Multifamily and mid-rise experience is preferred
  • 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.

What's on Offer

  • Base salary of $85,000 + depending on experience
  • Performance based bonus potential
  • Vehicle allowance
  • 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/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
Emily Dudley
Quote job ref
JN-052022-5591513

Job summary

Sector
Construction
Sub Sector
Project Manager
Industry
Property
Location
Rosemont
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Emily Dudley
Job Reference
JN-052022-5591513