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Bulldog Recruiters Inc.

Job Location:

Chicago , IL

Industry Type: Construction Recruiters
Job Description:
Our client is a highly respected construction organization seeking Project Managers who specialize in the power industry (coal/fossil/gas fired power plants) or specializing in the processing industry (petro/refinery/chem).

Candidate Requirements include:
� 5 years Project Management experience in the industrial construction markets of the power or process industries.
� Bachelor degree in Construction Management, Construction Engineering or similar fields.
� Must be familiar with the lump sum, competitive bid environment and the �self perform� environment.
� Must be used to working in a union environment.
� Must possess the ability to travel up to 100% and to relocate to the Chicago area.

Responsibilities include:
� Plan, coordinate and oversee the execution of multiple construction projects, in the safest manner possible and at the lowest reasonable cost, and in compliance with the client's documents and quality requirements.
� Interface with the client as his primary contact, by receiving and communicating initial project setup information and periodic project status, writing significant project related correspondence, and representing the Company in meetings.
� Purchase of materials and rental equipment in accordance with company policy.
� Negotiations of miscellaneous subcontracts and subcontract change orders as well as miscellaneous and extra work purchase orders.
� Quotes of contract changes to clients with management approval.
� Withhold payments to subcontractors and vendors.
� Develop and maintain a thorough understanding of all contract documents such as
project code of accounts, subcontracts and purchase orders.
� Organize and plan the execution of the physical work.
� Develop the project schedule and direct its long term planning and execution.
� Maintain strict control of the project budget for each work activity. Report monthly progress and current profitability of the project.
� Write subcontracts and purchase orders for field generated purchases and contracts. Review and approve related subcontractor and vendor invoices and change requests.
� Prepare, quote and negotiate contract changes with client, with General Manager's guidance.
� Supervise the project activities of the on-site project managers and staff.
� Maintain open communication with all other support and business units involved with the project.
� Promote goodwill with clients, architects, engineers etc., to facilitate construction activities and future repeat business.
� Maintain an open line of communication with local union officials.

Both positions require the willingness to relocate to the Chicago area. Travel could be as much as 100% travel.

Relocation, travel and degree requirements are non-negotiable. Qualified candidates will be contacted immediately.
Company Description:  
Effective Staffing Serivces is changing it's name to Bulldog Recruiters Inc. We are currently working on a new site which will be up soon. Until then, continue to use our old site as a means to contact us regarding all of your head hunting needs!

Effective Staffing Services offers solutions for identifying, interviewing, hiring and retaining of key employees on both direct hire and contract staffing services. From start-up organizations to international companies, we can assist in locating individuals who will improve your bottom line.

We are partnered with Top Echelon Contracting, and have the ability to staff contractors across the country.

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