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Construction Project Manager - Chicago, IL

Chicago, Illinois
$90,000 to $100,000
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
  • Play a vital part in the success of a leading Chicago General Contractor
  • Travel, growth, training, phenomenal culture, and bonus potential offered

About Our Client

This client is a well-established contractor with a strong reputation in the Chicago area. They desire hard-working individuals who can be mentored and develop with senior level growth in mind. This company has experience within a few different sectors of construction but focus on self-storage. They offer a wide range of construction planning and management services and are always committed to understanding their clients' needs.

  • Project Portfolio: self storage and single story ground up and renovations
  • 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
  • Manages construction projects from start to finish
  • Prepares estimates from blueprints and send bid proposals to clients
  • Works with clients, architects, landlords and building departments on project design, license and permitting
  • Qualifies subcontractor bids and handles subcontractor negotiations
  • Creates construction schedules for projects to send to the client
  • Supervises field superintendents and subcontractors
  • Coordinates and schedules subcontractors and deliveries of materials to projects
  • Reviews field superintendent's daily and weekly reports, site logs, and site photos
  • Initiates Purchase Order Requests for subcontractors & approves draw payment requests

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
  • Minimum 2-5 years of relevant construction experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and construction management software
  • Occasional travel
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented and efficient, along with ability to work in a fast-paced environment managing multiple projects
  • Highly motivated, resourceful self-starter with excellent communication & interpersonal skills

What's on Offer
  • A competitive base salary between $90,000-$100,000 (Depending on Experience)
  • Competitive bonus structure, project/profit based. Typically between $8,000-$15,000 in the first year)
  • Medical insurance including dental and vision (100% coverage for individual and dependents)
  • Generous 401K structure
  • Gas card
  • Company profit sharing
  • Robust career advancement opportunity
  • Strong training programs
  • Generous PTO Days
  • Company wide events
  • Gas/fuel card offered
  • Company Vehicle offered
  • Company phone and laptop provided
  • DE&I Initiative
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  • Job Reference: 719156240-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Michael Page International Inc
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: $90,000 to $100,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent