Construction Manager

at Key Tower LLC (view profile)
Location Skokie
Date Posted June 15, 2022
Category Other
Job Type Full-Time
Base Salary 75-90k BOE
Local Hires Only? Yes, Only Locals Apply
Street Address 7734 Austin Ave



The Construction Manager (CM) is to safeguard all company and industry Safety and Quality procedures and best practices. It is vital that the CM demonstrate professionalism, efficiency, and equality as it relates to communicating and leading crews and assignments. CMs are designated Field managers who spend the majority of their time in the field on sites supervising jobs to ensure crews are constructing safely, per plan, and identifying all out-of-scope items as well as staying within budget. The CM Reports to the Project Manager (PM).


  • On-site Project Safety Manager and Client CM liaison in all matters regarding safety on active construction sites. Attend client safety/quality meetings and delivering information to teams and staff. Inform the Project Manager and Market Director immediately following any incident or new policy produced by the customer regarding Safety.
  • Communicate closely with PM to determine the schedule, arrange site access, creation of Tickets, coordinate cutovers, acquiring Building Permits, and MOP review to ensure all logistics are handled per schedule.
  • Review all construction drawings, bid notes, project scope documentation, and schedules to ensure clarity and that scope of work, street closures, etc. are accurately depicted in preparation for upcoming projects. Perform transfer of knowledge to teams for understanding.
  • Verify PM has NTP and PO prior to scheduling jobs. Verification of hours and scope to be performed prior to construction start.
  • Perform Pre-Cons, quality walks, material take-offs, equipment scheduling, ensuring all is in order prior to construction start.
  • Daily schedule creation and submittal to all crews and management team.
  • Verify Daily Reports are being submitted to applicable office personnel (actual labor hours used are within budget), time is entered by all personnel, review crew time entries, and field deliverables are submitted and in compliance.
  • Performs regular surprise safety and quality site checks to minimize go-backs and safety violations.
  • While on-site for the last day of the project, verify COP deliverables are complete and build quality is second to none.
  • Prior to site completion, verify all field documentation has been submitted, PO has been redlined for true-up, and quality

Please Note:

This job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties or skills and due to the changing nature of the job is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice. This position is non-exempt based on FLSA laws. Key Tower LLC uses E-verify and third-party background check services during the hiring process.

Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines