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Retail/Commercial Assistant Project Manager

Chicago, Illinois
$70,000 to $85,000
Job Type
23 Sep 2022
  • High Base Salary, Bonus Potential, Growth Potential, Family Oriented Company
  • APM for an established General Contractor with a strong backlog of projects

About Our Client

Our client is a family owned, property management and development company. They own properties all throughout the city, including a handful in the suburbs as well. They are a larger company, but they take care of their employees and make sure everyone feels valued. They work on primarily retail and commercial projects.

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, in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or related field
  • 3-5+ years of experience in the Construction industry
  • Experience in commercial and retail projects
  • Works well in a team environment but is someone who can be self-sufficient when needed
  • Working knowledge of mechanical systems and structures
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients

What's on Offer
  • Salary range is from $70K - $85K (based heavily on experience)
  • Up to 7.5% compensation on an annual basis (based on performance)
  • 401K match up to 3% of salary after a year
  • Phone Allowance
  • PTO, sick days, holidays,
  • Flexible work/life balance
  • Profit-sharing contribution
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage
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  • Job Reference: 719277066-2
  • Date Posted: 23 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Michael Page International Inc
  • Location: Chicago, Illinois
  • Salary: $70,000 to $85,000
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent