Public Work Project Manager - Construction - Western Suburbs

Downers Grove Permanent USD85,000 - USD115,000
  • Be a crucial piece in the development of a team
  • Competitive salary and benefits

About Our Client

This contractor does work across the Midwest and they're looking for someone to add to their team to handle projects coming up in their pipeline. They offer an excellent benefits package with potential ownership opportunities.

Job Description

  • You will have the opportunity to see, and contribute in, projects from start to finish
  • Client relations including council meetings with existing and new clients
  • Project management including project planning, scoping, budgeting and QA/QC
  • Administration of construction on client requested projects
  • Design municipal infrastructure projects
  • Assist with mentoring junior engineering staff
  • Preparation of plans, details, specifications, and bidding documents

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

  • Create, use and manage all cost control tools including logs and budget reports.
  • Execute projects in conformance with the contract documents and achieve expected financial results.
  • Handle multiple projects at a time - occasional visits to project sites.
  • Coordinate and direct the Design, Estimating, Purchasing, Engineering, Accounting, Cost, and Construction functions as they relate to the completion of the project under his/her direction.
  • Effectively organize manage and train the field and office staffs of the project and assure the continued development of assigned staff by use of performance evaluations, varying assignments and promoting a positive project morale.
  • To ensure that applications for payment by the Client are properly submitted, payments promptly received, and funds are properly disbursed.
  • To keep management informed as to the progress of the project, its financial and cash positions, and status of Client relations.

What's on Offer

  • Collaborative work environment
  • Opportunities to apply your skills and experiences with an established multi-disciplinary consulting firm
  • Casual and flexible work environment
  • Competitive pay and perks
  • Communities of Practice to share information and provide mentoring opportunities
  • Work-life integration we support a healthy work-life balance, with flexibility to help you meet your obligations
  • Internal and external training opportunities

Ethan Millan
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Job summary

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Project Manager
Downers Grove
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Ethan Millan
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