Project Manager – Retail Construction – Palatine, Illinois

at Michael Page
Location Palatine, Illinois
Date Posted July 3, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Not Specified

Description

You will oversee luxury retail projects from start to finish, while understanding the intricacies of retail business. You will define and communicate the vision and how this aligns to business strategy, while ensuring the project is completed on schedule and on budget.

Client Details

Our client has been a top design build GC in the Chicago area for almost 20 years now. Their services include due diligence, design services, and personnel and construction supervision, both in the office and the field. Our client works on a wide variety of projects including:

  • Adaptive Reuse
  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Interiors
  • Medical
  • Multi-Family

Description

  • Develop a thorough understanding of the entire scope of work, including plans, specifications, logistics, materials, equipment, submittal and other requirements.
  • Coordinate subcontractors and manage on-site production.
  • Prepare and maintain a three-week look-ahead schedule for all activities on the job site; submit to Project Manager and/or Prime contractor weekly.
  • Facilitate company safety program (job site safety inspections, weekly safety meetings, etc.).
  • Maintain daily reports to submit to Project Manager and or Prime contractor daily.
  • Review and adhere to project schedule.
  • Maintain project photos of all phases and features of work.
  • Maintain entire job site in neat and orderly manner. Assure good housekeeping practices are employed in all areas.
  • Manage quality control by confirming that all equipment and material installed is what was submitted by subcontractor.

Profile

  • 5+ years of experience in Construction Project Management
  • Working knowledge of skilled trades including carpentry, masonry, concrete work, site excavation and grading, plumbing, fire protection, HVAC, and electrical.
  • Working knowledge of construction technology and details. Candidate must be extremely proficient reviewing and understanding all construction documents including specifications and drawings
  • Excellent communication skills with various parties including management, subcontractors, consultants, architects, vendors, and clients.

Job Offer

  • A competitive base salary between $80,000-$120,000 (Depending on Experience)
  • Competitive bonus structure, project/profit based. Typically between $8,000-$15,000 in the first year)
  • Medical insurance including dental and vision (100% coverage for individual and dependents)
  • Generous 401K structure
  • Gas card
  • Company profit sharing
  • Robust career advancement opportunity
  • Strong training programs
  • Generous PTO Days
  • Company wide events
  • Gas/fuel card offered
  • Company Vehicle offered
  • Company phone and laptop provided
  • DE&I Initiative
  • Local role, no travel

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.