Project Manager (Transit Construction)

Industry-Leading Firm with Great Growth Potential, Family-Oriented, Remote Work

  • Downers Grove, IL +1
  • $85,000 - $135,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Ross Theel
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A bit about us:

We are an established general contractor that has been servicing the Chicagoland area for decades. We specialize in a wide array of services such as: general contracting, utilities, telecommunications, wastewater, and electrical infrastructure. We are looking to hire a Project Manager that will evolve into a leadership position.

If you are a Project Manager with Transit/Rail Construction experience, please apply to be considered within 24 hours!

Why join us?

Join a company that invest in their people by offering:
  • Competitive Base Salary
  • Lucrative Bonus Structure
  • Paid Company Trips
  • Amazing Benefits
  • Happy Hours and Company Outings
  • Other amazing perks like; lunch on the company, open kitchen and more

Job Details

Job Details:

Join our dynamic team as a Project Manager for Transit Construction and be part of reshaping the landscape of our cities. You will play a pivotal role in managing the intricacies of transit construction projects, from the initial planning stages to the final execution. If you are passionate about construction management, have a knack for problem-solving, and are enthusiastic about contributing to urban development, this role is for you!


As a Project Manager for Transit Construction, your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

1. Overseeing all stages of project life cycle management from initiation to completion.
2. Leading and managing the planning, design, and construction of transit construction projects.
3. Coordinating with various stakeholders including engineers, architects, contractors, and local authorities.
4. Ensuring the projects are completed on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards.
5. Identifying potential project risks and implementing mitigation strategies.
6. Managing project financials, including budgeting, forecasting, and cost control.
7. Ensuring compliance with all safety regulations and best practices in the construction industry.
8. Providing regular project updates to senior management and stakeholders.
9. Resolving project-related issues and conflicts in a timely and effective manner.
10. Fostering a positive team environment and driving continuous improvement initiatives.


To be successful in this role, you will need the following qualifications:

1. A bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, or a related field.
2. A minimum of 3 years of experience in construction management, specifically in transit construction and rail construction.
3. Proven track record of managing large-scale, complex construction projects from inception to completion.
4. Solid understanding of construction processes, methods, and procedures.
5. Exceptional leadership and team management skills.
6. Excellent problem-solving abilities and strong decision-making skills.
7. Proficiency in project management software and tools.
8. Exceptional communication and negotiation skills.
9. Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
10. Strong commitment to safety and quality standards.
11. PMP certification or equivalent is a plus.

This role offers an exciting opportunity to make a significant impact on the future of urban development. If you are ambitious, have a passion for construction, and are ready to take on the challenge, we would love to hear from you!
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Chicago, IL
Downers Grove, IL
Job Type
$85,000 - $135,000