Project Manager- Construction- Crestwood, IL

Chicago Permanent USD80,000 - USD125,000
  • Be a Project Manager for a commercial and retail focused GC
  • Work in a diverse, collaborative work environment for a family run GC

About Our Client

This General Contractor located in the Chicagoland area is looking for a Project Manager that is eager to learn and be a part of a fast-paced collaborative work force. They have been around for over 30 years and have always put growth and client relationships first. This is why they have such a competitive backlog and have high repeat client business. They offer exceptional benefits in return for this client facing position.

Job Description

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.


  • Track project costs and ensure the project's Cost Report is accurate and constantly up to date using Procore
  • Prepare Pay Applications with minimal support from a Project Accountant
  • Work with project client to outline scope, goals, deliverables, required resources, budget and timing
  • Conduct weekly team status/progress meeting(s) with team and stakeholders
  • Provide a project schedule to identify when each task will be performed.
  • Perform estimates and quantity take-offs using appropriate software
  • Clearly communicate expectations to team members and stakeholders
  • Act as a mediator between stakeholders and team members
  • Effectively manage project scope by ensuring any changes to scope are documented and approved
  • Track and report project milestones
  • Ensure that subcontractor enforces their safety programs
  • Ensure all project documents are organized and archived following project completion

The Successful Applicant

  • B.S. in Construction Management or Civil Engineering
  • Minimum 5 year's experience as Project Manager on buildings projects greater than $2 million
  • Must be an effective leader with strong organizational skills
  • Must be trained and be able to complete all financial responsibilities of a project * Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong knowledge of local subcontractor base
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in P6 scheduling software
  • On-screen takeoff software
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

What's on Offer

  • Salaries up to $110K, dependent on experience
  • Bonus and commission opportunity
  • 100% health care coverage
  • Everything involved with travel fully covered
  • Profit Sharing
  • 401K match (has been 4%)
  • 11 paid holidays
  • Standard PTO
  • Growth potential
  • Company events
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