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Company: Milhouse Engineering and Construction
Location: Lombard, IL
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Milhouse Construction is growing and as such we are looking for a Construction Project Manager to help us grow our business but also our team! We're looking for motivated and engaged individuals ready to be part of a vibrant and fast-paced culture.  We strive to stimulate a diverse culture of exceptional talent and be recognized globally for providing superior solutions to complex engineering challenges.
The Project Manager is the single point of responsibility and accountability for the project.  Responsibilities include pre-construction coordination, client relations, material buy outs, submittal review and approval, field measurement coordination, material inspections, weekly progress meetings, cost control, schedule control, quality control, change management, construction coordination, punch list and close out phases.  The successful Project Manager is willing to learn Milhouse procedures, able to operate with little oversight, and able to mentor Project Engineers into Project Managers.
Milhouse Construction is a subsidiary of Milhouse Engineering and Construction and a self-performing carpentry contractor that performs both rough and finish carpentry, including framing, drywall, acoustical ceilings, millwork, doors, and other specialized carpentry work.  We are also an emerging General Contracting in the commercial space.
Duties and Responsibilities:

    • Read and interpret project drawing and specifications, provide material take-offs, formulate construction cost estimates and prepare proposals
    • Manage project scope, schedule and budget
    • Prepare change order documentation
    • Create project management plans
    • Create project quality control plans
    • Prepare Critical Path Method Schedules
    • Reading, understanding, and working with construction crews to follow project specific documents
    • Maintaining project files
    • Creating inspection check lists
    • Carrying out and documenting the results of construction inspections
Required Skills and Abilities:
    • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction Management
    • 10 - 15 years related experience, including commercial construction management experience and experience working with public entities
    • Ability to use a computer, the Internet, word processing, spreadsheet, and email
    • Proficient in Microsoft Windows, Word, and Excel
    • Strong written and verbal communication
    • Ability to work safely in a construction environment
    • Memberships and accreditations from the following and similar societies, associations and organizations preferred but not required: American Concrete Institution, American Institution of Steel Construction, American Society of Testing Materials
    • Professional registration or PMP (or equivalent) certification preferred but not required
    • Knowledge of applicable codes and standards
    • Knowledge of CPM schedule analysis
    • Bi-Lingual, Spanish Speaking preferred but not required
Why Milhouse?
    • Entrepreneurial environment with exposure to our empowering Executive team
    • Encouraging, warm, and dynamic workplace with the opportunity to grow and develop
    • Coffee, tea, breakfast and snacks provided in office
    • Happy hour on Friday afternoons
    • Various socials throughout the year
    • Competitive pay and benefits package 
Milhouse Engineering & Construction, Inc. was founded in 2001 with the goal of building the best engineering company in the country. It was based on the belief that if we hired great people, fueled their passion while challenging them to excel, and maintained a laser focus on the needs of your clients, success would come- and so it has. Our portfolio of successful projects continues to grow, our family of highly satisfied clients continues to expand, and our staff just gets better and better.   We are a unique, Chicago-based firm whose collective passion, vision and expertise has led to phenomenal growth and being named “Chicago's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For” 15 years in a row! With more than 200 talented professionals and offices across the country, Milhouse offers a dynamic work environment where there is no limit to what you can achieve if you are willing to go after it.   Our people are the cornerstone of our organization, and key to our success. Join a remarkably talented team that shares a passion for what they do and a vision for improving communities around the world through innovative engineering and construction.   For the fifteenth consecutive year, Milhouse Engineering & Construction, Inc. has been selected as Chicago's 101 Best & Brightest Companies to Work For. 
Important Notice to US Applicants Milhouse Engineering & Construction, Inc. is an at-will employer. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Benefits List: ·       Medical ·       Dental ·       Vision ·       Life Insurance ·       Short Term Disability Insurance ·       401(k) Plan ·       Transit Benefits Program ·       Paid Time Off (PTO) ·       Employee Education & Development Program ·       Paid Holidays ·       Employee Referral Program ·       Wellness Program  ·       Employee Recognition Program ·       Lunch and Learns ·       Milhouse University Classes (Cross Functional Training) ·       Higher Level Professional Development/Certification support ·       Paid Maternity and Paternity leave (plus incentives to support you in your first year of parenthood) Apply for this job

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