Project Manager - General Contractor - Milwaukee, WI

Milwaukee, Wisconsin Permanent USD120,000 - USD150,000 per year
  • Grow this GCs Milwaukee presence with strong finical backing from Chicago office
  • Unparalleled growth opportunity with industry-leading compensation and benefits

About Our Client

Our client is a regionally renowned general contractor, a known delivering high quality projects across the Midwest. With a legacy of excellence and a commitment to innovation, they have solidified their position as a trusted partner for some of the most ambitious and complex construction projects.

While their headquarters commands respect, it is their growing Milwaukee office that presents an unparalleled opportunity for the right candidate to leave an indelible mark. Here, you'll find a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment, where the office leader is committed to doing whatever it takes to foster growth and establish a formidable presence in the region.

Company Overview:

  • Revenue: $300 million
  • Ownership: Employee-owned
  • Team: Over 250 skilled professionals across multiple offices
  • Self-Perform: Comprehensive self-performance capabilities
  • Project Locations: Nationwide, with a focus on expanding in the Midwest region
  • Project Variety: Industrial facilities, healthcare facilities, and more

Job Description

  • Take the lead in managing a diverse portfolio of construction projects, driving success through your expertise, leadership, and unwavering commitment to excellence.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams, including architects, engineers, superintendents, and subcontractors, to align project goals and drive successful outcomes.
  • Develop comprehensive project plans, schedules, and budgets, ensuring adherence to stringent quality standards and regulatory compliance.
  • Negotiate and manage subcontractor agreements, fostering strong partnerships and leveraging collective expertise to deliver exceptional results.
  • Proactively identify and mitigate potential risks, employing effective problem-solving strategies to overcome challenges and maintain project momentum.
  • Foster open communication with clients, providing regular updates, addressing concerns, and ensuring their vision is brought to life with precision and creativity.
  • Mentor and lead project teams, cultivating a culture of continuous improvement, innovation, and professional growth.
  • Analyze project performance metrics, implementing strategies to enhance efficiency, optimize resource allocation, and maximize profitability.
  • Contribute to the growth and expansion of the Milwaukee office, leveraging your industry knowledge and relationships to secure new projects and drive business development efforts.

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 in Construction Management, Engineering, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 7 years of progressive experience in managing complex construction projects.
  • Proven track record of successfully delivering projects on time and within budget.
  • Exceptional leadership and team management skills, with the ability to inspire and motivate others.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen eye for detail and a proactive approach to risk mitigation.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with diverse stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in project management software, scheduling tools, and construction technology.
  • Unwavering commitment to promoting a culture of safety, quality, and continuous improvement.
  • Entrepreneurial mindset, with a passion for driving growth and contributing to the expansion of the Milwaukee office.

What's on Offer

  • Highly competitive base salary ranging from $120,000 to $150,000, commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, and a generous 401(k) retirement plan with employer matching.
  • Annual performance-based bonuses and incentives, with the potential to earn up to 30% of your base salary.
  • Equity ownership opportunities for exceptional performance and contribution to the growth of the Milwaukee office.
  • Continuous learning and professional development programs, including tuition reimbursement and leadership training.
  • Opportunities for career advancement and leadership roles within the company's nationwide network.
  • Company vehicle and allowances for work-related expenses.

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