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Assistant Project Manager

Chicago, Illinois
$70,000 to $90,000
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
  • Work for a reputable company that values work/life balance
  • Work on projects focused in commercial and residential construction

About Our Client

Our client is backed by more than 40 years of experience with a history of successful, distinguished general contractor projects with a focus in commercial and residential construction. They stay successful with a commitment to hands-on management, and maximizing work flow, communication, and synchronization. Have exceptional growth and longevity with the company, by working alongside and learning from experienced Project Managers within the company. Our client offers an exceptional compensation package.

Job Description
  • Work hand in hand with a Project Manager to take projects from start to finish
  • Manage small owner consultants and prioritize project tasks to meet deadlines
  • Maintain knowledge of tasks, sequences, milestones, and critical path events
  • Forecast delays in timing, materials, or resources
  • Review invoices, pay applications and change orders to assure pricing accurate, fair, and comprehensive
  • Coordinate all site photography and as-built record keeping

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, preferably in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or related field
  • 1-2+ years of experience in the Construction industry
  • Experience in high-end residential or commercial or single family
  • Must engage well with high-end clientele
  • Works well in a team environment but is someone who can be self-sufficient when needed
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients

What's on Offer
  • Salary range is from $70K - $90K (based heavily on experience)
  • Strong work/life balance & summer flex hours are encouraged
  • 401K match up to 5%
  • Culture Value - Happy Hours; Fitness Stipend; Work Outings
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
  • 3-weeks PTO
  • Car allowance
  • 11-paid holidays
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  • Job Reference: 719277250-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Michael Page International Inc
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: $70,000 to $90,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent