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Project Manager – Heavy Civil/Infrastructure Construction Company – West Suburbs

Job Title
Project Manager – Heavy Civil/Infrastructure Construction Company – West Suburbs
Job ID
Addison,  IL 60101
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Company Information:
  • Closely held, multi-divisional construction firm
  • 40+ years in business and over $100 million in revenue
  • One of the largest utility infrastructure businesses in the state
  • Infusion of capital allowing for extensive growth
  • Excellent reputation in the residential home building and municipality markets

What the Company Offers You:
  • Exciting opportunity with a growing organization in a growing industry.
  • Opportunity to work on a wide range of challenging projects in both the private and public sectors
  • High level of freedom and autonomy to perform your role
  • Exposure to many high-profile projects
  • Opportunity to work with a great team of people who know how to get jobs done
  • Close knit team with positive work atmosphere
  • Employees voices are heard, and their ideas are encouraged
  • Excellent benefits – medical, life insurance, HSA and employee may purchase dental, short-term disability, life, and other insurance products.
  • Discretionary bonus eligible
  • 401(k) with Safe Harbor Match

Your Role with the Company:
As Project Manager, you will report to the Vice President of Estimating and be tasked with continuing to build out the residential home building and municipality business. You will be responsible for overseeing multiple projects simultaneously and work closely with clients to understand requirements and time frames. You will collect and analyze all project information, while assessing risk, and identifying potential gray areas of discrepancies. You will also complete takeoffs, work up cost estimates, obtain accurate quotes from material suppliers and subcontractors and ensure the proposals/pricing are in line to establish an accurate cost estimate.

Background Profile:
  • 3+ years of heavy highway or infrastructure construction experience
  • Ability to read and understand construction documents
  • Exposure to underground utilities, excavating or paving experience
  • Background managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Estimating and/or purchasing experience is a plus

About DK Cole and the Process:
DK Cole is a privately-owned executive search and consulting firm, specializing in construction, and we have been hired on retainer to conduct this confidential search by the client company.  We will share all the details on our client company during the initial phone call, if the role makes sense for you, and your qualifications are suitable.  Maintaining your confidentiality is a priority, so your resume will only be submitted at your approval and direction.  We will keep you updated at every step in the process and appreciate your time and consideration of this opportunity.  Please send your resume in Word, including a personal email address and mobile number where we can text or leave voicemail you during 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. hours.


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