Project Manager - Commercial Construction - Chicago, IL

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD100,000 - USD120,000 per year
  • Opportunity to be apart of a fast growing company with a strong pipeline
  • Generous compensation, ownership opportunities, and strong bonus

About Our Client

Our client is a design/build developer and general contractor who is looking for a project manager to join their rapidly growing team! They have a great reputation in the market and continuously do repeat business. They offer competitive salaries, excellent bonuses and a great benefits package.

  • Fully integrated developer - development, construction, architecture
  • 70+ people in the company, have grown in the last 8-9 years with around 40M SF of space across the country
  • Project Locations: Mainly Chicagoland area
  • 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

  • Manages construction projects from start to finish
  • Prepares estimates from blueprints and send bid proposals to clients
  • Works with clients, architects, landlords and building departments on project design, license and permitting
  • Qualifies subcontractor bids and handles subcontractor negotiations
  • Creates construction schedules for projects to send to the client
  • Supervises field superintendents and subcontractors
  • Coordinates and schedules subcontractors and deliveries of materials to projects
  • Reviews field superintendent's daily and weekly reports, site logs, and site photos
  • Initiates Purchase Order Requests for subcontractors & approves draw payment requests

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
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant construction experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and construction management software
  • Occasional travel
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented and efficient, along with ability to work in a fast-paced environment managing multiple projects
  • Highly motivated, resourceful self-starter with excellent communication & interpersonal skills

What's on Offer

  • A competitive base salary between $100,000-$120,000 (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
  • Gas card
  • Company profit sharing
  • Robust career advancement opportunity
  • Strong training programs
  • Generous PTO Days
  • Company wide events
  • Gas/fuel card offered
  • Company Vehicle offered
  • Company phone and laptop provided
  • DE&I Initiative
  • Local role, no travel
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