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Construction Assistant Project Manager - Chicago

Chicago, Illinois
$85,000 to $120,000
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
  • Opportunity to work on luxury high rise in downtown Chicago
  • Our client is a fully integrated developer and general contractor

About Our Client

Founded in 1992, our client is one of Chicago's most well respected general contractors. They are a design build contractor who are nationally recognized. Last year they brought in over $650M worth of revenue on their various projects. They do everything from industrial to residential projects. The Assistant Project Manager will have opportunity to learn about all different areas of construction. One big sell is that they provide amazing benefits. They have great insurance, 401K, car allowance, phone allowance, and bonus potential.

Job Description
  • Overseeing and directing projects from start to finish with the Project Manager
  • Meet weekly and communicate daily with construction staff
  • Assess project progress, schedule, changes, and deliveries
  • Ensure safety at all times
  • Develop strong relationships with Superintendents, Subcontractors, and Assistant Project Managers
  • Maintain appropriate documentation through project such as RFI logs and change orders

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
  • Bachelors degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering, or a related area of study
  • 2-5 years of construction experience
  • Motivated to learn and advance at a fast pace
  • Working knowledge of commercial 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
  • Salary ranges from $75,000-$95,000 based heavily on experience
  • Health, dental and vision coverage for employee and family
  • 401K plus match, up to 5%
  • Opportunity to be with one of the most reputable GC's in Chicago
  • 3 weeks PTO, flexible hours and 10 holidays
  • Bonus potential
  • Strong and diverse culture
  • Tremendous growth opportunities
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  • Job Reference: 719403871-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Michael Page International Inc
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: $85,000 to $120,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent