Project Manager

Chicago, Illinois Permanent USD120,000 - USD140,000 per year
  • Work as a Project Manager for a progressive General Contractor
  • Grow within this company that focuses on office and higher education projects

About Our Client

Our client is located in Chicago that focuses on corporate interiors and light industrial projects. They have a strong pipeline, and average on $120M a year in revenue. With this strong pipeline, they have strong clientele with 70 percent of their revenue being repeated business. Our client has a team of 60 which makes it a tight-knit family environment, with strong collaboration and communication. Their benefits are unmatched with lots of room to grow within the company.

Job Description

The role of the Project Manager will include the following:

* Negotiate, award, and administer all subcontracts, purchase orders, and change orders on the construction projects.

* Promote and maintain client relationships.

* Oversee the management of successful construction projects. Demonstrates leadership to the team to create project goals, client expectations, and objectives.

* Create effective teamwork on the construction sites while leading successful relationships with the clients.

* Coordinate with subcontractors to receive and review prequalification forms for preparation for bidder's list.

* Establish and monitor the construction project costs and schedules

* Frequent construction job site visits as the Project Manager. Complete regular inspections and project progress meetings.

* As Project Manager, you must provide intentional and proactive leadership within the safety culture on the construction project site. You will be maintaining construction safety, administering company and OSHA compliance programs.

* Prepare require field documentation and reports (daily, weekly, monthly)

* Project Managers assure the construction schedules are being maintained by the trade contractors.

* Coordinate and report all construction status reports to the client.

* Prepare individual packages for bidding of all the construction project work. The Project Manager will receive, analyze, and clarify all bids.

* As a Project Manager you will develop, update, and review the construction project schedule and 3-week look ahead on a regular basis. This includes: safety checklists, daily reports, and ensure all on site adherence to company insurance policies.

* Review all reporting systems and procedures. Prepare reports on the construction project for the client and senior management going into detail on the construction progress and cost.

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, Civil Engineering, or related degree
  • 5+ years of experience at a General Contractor
  • Interior experience with drywall and acoustical experience PREFERRED
  • Experience with estimating PREFERRED
  • Experience with business development PREFERRED
  • Strong interpersonal communication
  • Works well in group setting

What's on Offer

  • Excellent starting salary
  • 401k match
  • Healthcare (includes vision and dental)
  • Car Allowance
  • Phone Allowance
  • Laptop Allowance
  • 3-week PTO
  • Maternity and Paternity leave
  • Family culture
  • Work/life balance
  • Company outings
Sydney Kowalski
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