Project Manager

Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Job ID: R13490
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

The Project Manager is responsible for the smooth functioning of day-to-day operations to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget. The Project Manager implements the project plan and schedule, ensures safety and quality control, and provides guidance to project staff.

The Project Manager assumes a leadership role and provides guidance to project staff in the development and analysis of complex schedules on large and design-build projects. Experienced and fully competent in the profession, this individual works independently, and acts as a resource for colleagues.

Apply today to join the Ledcor Technical Services team!

We support our employees with training to develop skills, knowledge, and abilities.

We offer an industry-leading benefits package, ongoing employee training and development, team building and career growth opportunities.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Leads and promotes Ledcor safety culture on site, ensuring site safety and environmental standards are met or exceeded, and leads PSSP development

  • Leads the incident investigation process

  • Leads large multi-discipline estimates, including design-build projects, and manages all engineering processes and outputs

  • Leads the risk management process, including negotiations with clients on risk transfer.

  • Leads engineering deliverables by working with designers on design-build jobs, and delegates project control processes

  • Reviews cost reports, identifying field issues and concerns, and oversees construction costs and budgets

  • Facilitates the creation and implementation of the Project Quality Plan (PQP), including quality assurance (QA) requirements, and leads QA program when applicable (design-build projects)

  • Leads subcontractor and supplier selection, procurement and negotiations

  • Participates in and conducts contract and change order negotiation and management and conducts analysis of all components of contract documents

  • Conducts set up of large project systems and procedures, including chart of accounts, cost accounting system, and project directory.

  • Leads management of budget for design consultants.

Qualifications:

  • 5-8 years of related construction experience as a project manager, or in a similar direct managerial / supervisory role

  • Comprehensive knowledge of construction documents, drawings, specifications, current construction practices and methodology; understanding of construction costs and budgets

  • Demonstrated contract negotiation and management skills, with an in-depth understanding of contract documents

  • Proven ability to build successful teams and promote teamwork through motivating, coaching and consensus-building

  • Ability to communicate clearly and collaborate with multiple project stakeholders, exchanging information and responding to moderate stakeholder requests

  • Ability to identify constructability issues in moderately complex situations and develop non-routine solutions in the construction plan and schedule

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Company Description

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

At Ledcor we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion should be part of everything we do. We are proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, Veteran status or any other identifying characteristic are encouraged to apply.

Our True Blue team consists of individuals from all backgrounds who contribute diverse perspectives and experiences to Ledcor. We are committed to continuing to build on our culture of empowerment, inclusion and belonging.  

Adjustments will be provided in all parts of our hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance by submitting a request via email. For more information about Ledcor’s Inclusion and Diversity initiatives, please visit our I&D page.

All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.   

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Date Posted
Jan 3, 2023

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