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Actalent Project Manager in Chicago, Illinois


  • Actively partner and coordinate utility projects for the Chicagoland area

  • Develop and maintain excellent relationships with clients

  • Communicate with owners, subcontractors, and suppliers

  • Resolve issues not able to be resolved at the job-site level

  • Coordinate and manage superintendents

  • Implement quality control, including full compliance with plans, specifications, and contract agreements

  • Attend job-site meetings, manage all onsite change orders, and process and track RFI's

  • Bottom line responsibility for project cost, quality, and schedule

  • Establish and update project schedule

  • Conduct subcontractor pre-bid meetings

  • Coordination of purchasing activities

  • Maintain project budgets and manage the submittal process

  • Identify and manage change orders

  • Other duties as necessary


  • 1-3 years experience in a project management role in a construction environment

  • Civil Engineering Degree highly preferred, Construction Management, or Architectural degree (or related course of study); completion of -Construction Management Certificate Program, or equivalent

  • Civil construction or utility infrastructure experience is highly beneficial (ComEd experience huge plus)

  • Ability to read and understand plans and specifications

  • Basic estimating and scheduling skills

  • Software proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite

  • Extremely organized with ability to prioritize a diversified workload

    About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.