Project Manager - Federal Construction Projects

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD100,000 - USD140,000 per year
  • Industry leading compensation with excellent benefits
  • Great backlog of projects for years to come in IL market

About Our Client

My client is a general contractor located in the Chicago, IL. Over the past few years, they have expanded their presence across the Midwest significantly and have become more heavily involved in larger govement/federal projects. They pride themselves on the ability to take on any project type or complexity and deliver quality results. They work on both ground-up and renovation projects in various sectors. Creating a supportive culture is a key factor to their success, so the ideal candidate is someone who works hard and lift others up.

Job Description

  • Oversee and run projects from preconstruction phase through closeout
  • Organize business development meetings when necessary
  • Plans and coordinates project activities inline with company polices and procedures
  • Assist Senior PMs with client meetings - establish long-standing relationships w/ clients
  • Creates and reviews project schedules
  • Coordinate with field crews and superintendents to ensure project delivery
  • Responsible for forecasting and estimating costs and changes to costs for project completion
  • Ensure safety protocols are being adhered to on the job site
  • Travel when necessary (once a month per project)
  • Create positive/welcoming work environment for teams

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

  • At least 5+ years of experience in the construction industry
  • Must have project experience with govement and/or federal projects
  • Bachelor's degree preferred (degree in construction is a plus)
  • Heavy estimating experience is a plus
  • Organized and able to effectively communicate
  • Creative/fun personality
  • Prior experience interacting with clients

What's on Offer

  • Base salary $100,000 - $140,000
  • Bonus opportunities based on project completion
  • Healthcare
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • PTO (3 weeks)
  • Maternity/ paternity leave
  • Life insurance
  • Car allowance
  • Cellphone allowance
  • 401-k match
  • Creative/fun work environment
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