Project Manager - Site/Office - Downtown/North Shore

Chicago Permanent USD70,000 - USD110,000
  • Small company that is quickly growing - opportunities to grow within the company
  • Employees that came from top GCs and built an extremely strong pipeline

About Our Client

One of Chicago's fastest growing companies. Strong leadership out of top construction companies in the business.

Their pipeline is significantly higher than anticipated for the next couple years. This is the reason for the opening. They have no plans of slowing down.

Specialize in Multi-Family, Corporate Offices, Higher and Lower Education, Health Care/Senior Living, Religious & Municipal buildings.

  • 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

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.

Description

Key responsibilities include:

  • Manage projects in the north shore both on-site and in-office (hybrid role). Office is located downtown.
  • Develop a thorough understanding of the entire scope of work, including plans, specifications, logistics, materials, equipment, submittal and other requirements.
  • Coordinate subcontractors and manage on-site production.
  • Prepare and maintain a three-week look-ahead schedule for all activities on the job site; submit to Project Manager and/or Prime contractor weekly.
  • Facilitate company safety program (job site safety inspections, weekly safety meetings, etc.).
  • Maintain daily reports to submit to Project Manager and or Prime contractor daily.
  • Review and adhere to project schedule.
  • Maintain project photos of all phases and features of work.
  • Maintain entire job site in neat and orderly manner. Assure good housekeeping practices are employed in all areas.
  • Manage quality control by confirming that all equipment and material installed is what was submitted by subcontractor.

The Successful Applicant

A successful candidate:

  • 5 to 15 years of experience in Construction Project Management
  • Working knowledge of skilled trades including carpentry, masonry, concrete work, site excavation and grading, plumbing, fire protection, HVAC, and electrical.
  • Working knowledge of construction technology and details. Candidate must be extremely proficient reviewing and understanding all construction documents including specifications and drawings
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients.

What's on Offer

  • A competitive base salary between $70,000-$110,000 (Depending on Experience)
  • Competitive bonus structure, project/profit based. Typically between $8,000-$15,000 in the first year)
  • Medical insurance including dental (100% coverage for individual and dependents)
  • Generous 401K structure (3% match)
  • Gas card
  • Company profit sharing
  • Robust career advancement opportunity
  • Strong training programs
  • 10 PTO Days
  • Company wide events
Contact
Alicia Lorta
Quote job ref
JN-012022-4572828

Job summary

Sector
Construction
Sub Sector
Project Manager
Industry
Property
Location
Chicago
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Alicia Lorta
Job Reference
JN-012022-4572828