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Construction Project Manager - 1

Absolute Opportunities
Chicago, Illinois, United States
November 11, 2019


Construction Project Manager - 1

Needs to live in LA, Chicago, or

Nashville areas

Project Managers direct and monitor the progress of construction activities while maintaining safety, schedule and budget requirements. Project mangers should have technical and administrative skills along with the ability to be organized.

ideal candidates are experienced managers with the proven ability to lead, motivate, and inspire personnel while overseeing multiple projects simultaneously.


Job Type

Full Time

Job Location

Needs to live in LA, Chicago, or Nashville areas

Travel Required

5-8 days per month

Required Education

Bachelor's Degree or higher

Required Experience

Experience with projects $50,000 to $10 Million.


Development and maintenance of client/customer relationships

Management of projects from initial client/customer contact and proposal phases, hand-off to the field superintendents and foremen, through accounting close

Pre-construction process to include site surveys/site walks and subcontractor selection and preparation of client proposals

Developing/tracking project budgets to include all costs for labor, materials, and subcontractors

Management of master schedules, project time lines and milestones

Providing updates/formal weekly schedules for all current and prospective projects to owners/executive management

Acquisition of all required permits

Verification of inspection schedules and reports

Inventories required – site inventories and materials

Submittal and approval of all subcontracts and change orders

On-site relations with client/customer, facility representatives, subcontractors, and city officials

Identify potential sales opportunities and communicate the opportunities to senior management

Desired Skills and Experience

Ability to satisfactorily identify conflicts and address project and performance concerns.

Duties require good judgment, initiative and ability to deal with last-minute changes or critical issues.

Strong focus on client service.

Ability to work in a faced passed environment on multiple projects

Exceptional written and verbal communication skills. Strong knowledge of project management and accounting principles relating to construction industry.

Solid proficiency in all Microsoft Office Products; knowledge of project management software (Prolog, Procore, etc.) and project scheduling software (Suretrack, Fastrack, Project, etc.)

Verifiable experience in medical/healthcare projects

Knowledge of ICRA

Knowledge of construction project management/accounting-related software applications

Must Have’s:

5+ years experience as a Construction Project Manager

At least 3 years of job tenure with multiple projects with a single employer in the past ten years in resume (no job hoppers or project hoppers)

Ability to travel 5-8 days per month

Bachelors degree required

Needs to live in LA, Chicago, or Nashville areas

$50,000 - $10,000,000 in project size experience

Nice to Have’s:

Mentoring professional engineers in the industry

Experience on Healthcare projects

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: (Submission Summary):

1. Does the candidate have 5+ years experience as a Construction Project Manager?

2. Is the candidate willing to travel 5-8 days per month?

3. Does the candidate have a bachelor's degree?

4. Does the candidate CURRENTLY live in the LA, Chicago, or Nashville areas?

5. Does the candidate have experience mentoring professional engineers in the industry? If so, please outline below:

6. Please outline the candidate's experience with medical and healthcare projects:

7. Does the candidate have experience with projects $50,000 to $10 million? Please include last three projects below:

8. US Citizen or Green Card holder.