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Project Manager, Construction - Remote

Company: Prodigy Group
Location: Chicago
Posted on: November 23, 2021

Job Description:

Date Posted: November 17, 2021Posting #: 2021-034Project Manager, Construction (Remote - USA)The Opportunity:Prodigy is looking for a Project Manager, Construction to join our team! Reporting to the Director of Construction, your role will be to plan, organize, direct, and monitor projects, from start to finish, in accordance with the work execution schedule, the specifications and the budget. This position will be working remotely with occasional travel required to job sites.Who We Are:Prodigy is a North American construction management firm based in Toronto, Canada, with offices in Vancouver, Montreal and Chicago. We specialize in Institutional, Retail, Hospitality and Corporate construction, with a focus on the North American market.As a company with strong principles, we strive to infuse integrity and accountability into the construction and rollout industry. Our people are the engine that drives the firm to greatness. Without a strong executive, senior management, and field level collection of talented individuals, Prodigy would not have achieved the rapid success and solid reputation that we are known for within our industry. If these types of projects excite you, we would love for you to join us!Please visit to learn more about our organization.What's in it for you:

  • Competitive Base Salary and Vacation
  • Yearly bonus structure
  • Employer-Paid Extended Health & Dental Benefits
  • Ongoing company social activities and celebrationsKey Responsibilities:
    • Plan, organize and direct all activities necessary for the full implementation of the project objectives
    • Read, interpret, and analyze drawings and specifications
    • Capacity to support the tender process and qualify trades in collaboration with Prodigy's estimating team
    • Control of project costs, and respect of budgets
    • Develop risk management and mitigation strategies
    • Ensure compliance with Prodigy's health and safety requirements (exceeds industry standards)
    • Develop, monitor, and update project schedules
    • Implement and maintain the quality assurance program
    • With the support of Project Coordinator(s), manage and oversee contract administration including maintaining accurate and organised documentation
    • Coordinate the project team and validate superintendent site management strategies
    • Maintain positive working relationships with employees, subcontractors, customers, material suppliers and other stakeholders with an interest in the success of the projectQualifications and Experience:
      • Minimum of 10 years experience as a project manager
      • Solid experience using MS Office Suite and related industry software
      • Ability to consistently achieve objectives on schedule, budget, and defined quality standards
      • Experience in Construction Management (CM) project delivery model (an asset)
      • Excellent stakeholder management and high-level experience with client relationships
      • High degree of resourcefulness, flexibility, and adaptability
      • Solid experience using MS Office Suite, and related industry software (i.e. Procore, MS Project, Bluebeam)
      • Possess a strong work ethic and the ability to persevere when challenged
      • Strong organizational and time managements skills
      • Highly self-motivated and directed; ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
      • Effective communication skills with individuals at all levels of the organizationTo Apply:Submit a cover letter and resume in one document by 5:00pm on December 1, 2021. Be sure to indicate 2021-034 Project Manager in the title. Those selected for an interview will be contacted directly. Compensation will be market competitive and will be dependent on your qualifications and experience.We know that fit for a role goes both ways and you may have other questions - so feel free to contact us in advance of applying.Prodigy Group is strongly committed to a selection process that is inclusive, barrier free and a workforce that reflects the diversity of the community. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals including applicants from all cultures, racialized communities, abilities, diverse sexual and gender identities, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. Prodigy Group provides accommodation, accessible formats, and communication supports for the recruitment process upon request. Please contact us at if you require accommodation at any stage in the recruitment process.

Keywords: Prodigy Group, Chicago , Project Manager, Construction - Remote, Professions , Chicago, Illinois

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