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Project Manager

  • Location: Chicago, 60654
  • Salary: 120-150k
  • Job Type:Direct Hire

Posted 29 days ago

  • Expiration Date: 16 July 2050
  • Job Ref: 22794

Per Se has an excellent Project Manager opportunity that will enable you to express your creativity, construction, MEP, and superb customer service skills with an organization that outshines others in regard to construction management for distinctive, one-of-a kind properties. 


  • Manage residential construction projects from preconstruction through close out
  • Assist with planning and analysis of preconstruction activities and conceptual design issues
  • Coordinate and assist in the development of construction drawings, bid documents and project schedule
  • Lead preconstruction planning meetings with designers, contractors and vendors aimed at solving potential constructability, system conflicts, sequencing, and/or quality control
  • Lead project bidding and contractor selection
  • Understand the project schedule and work to ensure on-time completion from the design and construction teams
  • Track project construction costs and budget
  • Perform site inspections at required intervals
  • Create and update weekly and monthly reports on planning, design, and construction activities
  • Travel to out-of-town as required to sites to make inspections at manufacturers facilities, qualify new vendors, etc

Preferred  Skills & Experience 

  • BS degree required, preferably in Construction Management, Architecture, Engineering, Urban Planning, or Business Mgmt
  • 8+ years of relatable experience or training, preferably in residential projects
  • Professional, self-starter who is reliable and in tune with client needs
  • Ability to maintain long-term relationships with clients and business professionals
  •  Creative and advanced problem-solving skills and the ability to transfer prior experience to new projects
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and Excel required. Some Bluebeam, Procore, or other web-based project management tools strongly desired.


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