Project Executive - All Construction Markets - Chicago

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD125,000 - USD165,000 per year
  • Leadership opportunity with a fast growing and reputable Chicago GC
  • Competitive compensation and excellent benefits package

About Our Client

Our client is one of Chicago's most well respected general contractors. They are a design build contractor who are nationally recognized. Last year they brought in over $750M across commercial, light industrial, luxury multifamily and healthcare projects. They have a full project backlog through 2024 and are in growth mode across all construction markets. Also offering excellent salary and industry leading benefits including great insurance, 401K, car allowance, phone allowance, and bonus potential. Apply now for resume review within 24 hours!

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

  • Bachelor's Degree preferably in Construction Management, Engineering, or Architecture.
  • 10+ years of experience overseeing construction projects from start to finish
  • Experience managing mid to large scale project teams
  • Ability to run projects through full cycle time line.
  • Knowledge of skilled trades including carpentry, concrete work, masonry, site excavation, plumbing, grading, fire protection, HVAC and electrical.
  • Working knowledge of construction technology and details.
  • Must be proficient reviewing and understanding all construction documentation including drawings and specifications.
  • Excellent communication and written skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive base salary between $120,000-$150,000+ (Depending on Experience)
  • Competitive bonus structure, project/profit based. Typically between $8,000-$15,000 in the first year)
  • Medical insurance including dental and vision (100% coverage for individual and dependents)
  • Generous 401K structure
  • Flexible PTO program
  • Vehicle allowance and gas card
  • Company profit sharing
  • Robust career advancement opportunity
  • Strong training programs
  • Company wide events
  • Company phone and laptop provided
  • DE&I Initiative
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