Federal Preconstruction Manager - Chicago

Chicago Permanent USD100,000 - USD130,000
  • Our client offers preconstruction team a terrific work life balance
  • There is tremendous opportunity to grow within the company

About Our Client

Our client is one of the oldest and biggest general contractors in the Chicagoland area. They are a billion dollar contractor who is looking to open a federal portion of their company. They offer terrific benefits to all employees. Our client offers 20 days PTO and are willing to pay for anyone looking to pursue their masters degree.

Job Description

  • Solicit and maintain strong relationships with current and potential clients
  • Prepare and submit proposals within a time-frame and following up until closed
  • Facilitate an effective hand-off to the project manager
  • Monitor budgets throughout the construction process
  • Evaluate and prepare pricing for change orders
  • Update & maintain accurate pipeline reports, track leads, bookings, forecasting, reporting
  • Build out a small department of other estimating professionals

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

  • Bachelors Degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or Architecture
  • 5-8+ years of successful completion of construction projects as an Estimator or Preconstruction 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

  • Salaries up to 140,000 plus car allowance
  • Bonus potential
  • 401K
  • Profit Sharing
  • Company phone
  • Company laptop and iPad
  • College Savings Plan
  • Disability
  • Health and Life Insurance
  • FSA
  • Standard PTO and vacation
  • Flexible work environment (work from home days)Excellent growth potential
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Project Manager
Industrial / Manufacturing
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Charlie Burton
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