Assistant Construction Project Manager - Chicago, IL

Assistant Construction Project Manager - Chicago, IL

Michael Page International Inc. | Chicago, IL, 60684, US

Posted a month ago

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My client is seeking an Assistant Project Manager for construction projects specifically within multifamily, mixed-use, federal, health care, and commercial construction projects. This role will report directly into a Project Manager and Senior Project Manager and will have support from Project Engineers on the construction projects. The role of the Assistant Project Manager will include the following:

+ Provide overall construction management support for single and/or multiple projects to ensure quality control, profitability and client satisfaction

+ Primary objective is to ensure client satisfaction by understanding the client's vision/objectives for the project, the project delivery process, and financial metrics for the project

+ Have working knowledge of the overall direction of the project from preconstruction through closeout including contractual and specification documentation compliance, managing team collaboration, and meeting or exceeding the project's forecasted profit goals

+ Provide training, mentoring and coaching to peers and support staff

+ Contribute to company's culture, mission and values through thought leadership and actions

+ Set up, maintain, distribute and ensure timely document return for all documents that will pertain to the project to ensure procedural and contractual compliance both internally and externally

+ As assigned by Project Manager, manage subcontractor performance in conjunction with Field Operations and take action to resolve performance issues

_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._

+ Bachelors Degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or Architecture.

+ 5-8+ years of successful completion of construction projects as an Estimator or Preconstruction Manager

+ Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, Prolog

+ Ability to interpret construction documents

+ A strong knowledge of construction industry laws, contracts, finances, insurance claims avoidance, and liability aspects

+ Knowledge of construction engineering principals: methods, schedules, estimating, materials, and sequencing

Our client has been one of the most trusted and capable GC's in Chicago for the last 96 years. They are committed to a diverse company culture that provides room for advancement and growth. They have been one of the most relied upon construction companies in the city thanks to their extensive portfolio. Their projects include:

+ Science

+ Aviation

+ Corporate Interiors

+ Education

+ Health care

+ Hospitality

+ Industrial

+ Luxury Residence

+ Multi-family

+ Office

+ Fine Dining

+ Retail

+ Senior Living

+ Base salary between $85,000 to $105,000 (dependent upon experience)

+ Performance related bonus structure

+ Assistant Project Manager title

+ Health

+ Dental

+ 401K plan

+ 15 PTO days and 8 holidays

+ Half-day Fridays year round

+ Car allowance

+ Paternity leave

+ Maternity leave