Construction Senior Project Manager

Chicago Permanent USD100,000 - USD125,000
  • Join a family owned and operated business
  • Our client is a tech savy company that is expecting a lot of growth

About Our Client

Our client is a smaller general contractor located in the western suburbs of Chicago. Family owned and operated for a hundred years, our client typically brings in $100M a year. They complete 20% private work, but their bread and butter is in the public sector. They work closely with IDOT, CPS, and PBC. It is a very laid back culture where employees choose their own hours. Also provide great growth opportunities. APPLY TODAY AND HAVE YOUR RESUME CONSIDERED WITHIN 24 HOURS

Job Description

  • Provide leadership and direction on multifamily/residential construction projects
  • Monitor construction through administrative direction of on-site and corporate staff to ensure project is built on schedule and within budget
  • Work with the Project team to develop a work plan, establish priorities and assign tasks
  • Coordinate the preparation of the schedule and long term planning
  • Implement, monitor, update and communicate the progress schedule and its periodic revisions
  • Manage financial aspects of contracts: review and approve budgets, cost reports, rental equipment and expenses
  • Perform the final review of internal items such as Cost Analysis, Monthly Billing, Master Cost Breakdown and Monthly Reports
  • Manage subcontractor schedules, quality of work, coordination with other trades and payments
  • Create and maintain a safe/secure job site environment
  • Review and approve drawings and samples prior to submission
  • Train and develop the Project team and schedule project resources

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
  • Mixed-use OR commercial 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

  • They offer their employees great benefits and a terrific work life balance with half day Fridays and remote working options
  • Competitive Compensation Package depending on experience ($90,000 - $130,000)
  • Discretionary bonus
  • PTO
  • 9-12 company holidays
  • 75%-100% Medical Benefits
  • 401k Plan with company match
  • Car allowance/company vehicle
  • Cell phone and laptop provided
  • End of year bonus
  • Life insurance policy
  • Generous maternity & paternity leave
  • End of year celebrations

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