J A Watts Inc Assistant Project Manager/Inspector - Roadway Construction in Rosemont, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/5669262 This role is responsible for assisting all aspects of the assigned project(s), including but not limited to the inspection, design, planning, implementation, construction, client satisfaction and scheduling. Projects will be in the roadway and transportation industry.*Duties and Responsibilities* * Support project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards within boundaries of company policy and contract specifications. * Assist Project Manager with writing technical documents, testing plans, and proposals. * Create and review plans, specifications, and cost estimates. * Conduct on-site inspection and observation of work. * Confer with clients, sub-consultants, and contractors to discuss work procedures, complaints and construction problems. * Assist the Project Manager to oversee project staff and job-site construction activities. Aid in the investigation of potential situations and help implement corrective measures as necessary. * Complete daily, weekly and monthly reports concerning work progress, costs and scheduling. Review and distribute internally and externally. * Represent company in project meetings and attend strategy meetings. Schedule and attend job meetings. Assemble and distribute meeting minutes. * Work with the Project Manager to understand the financial aspects of contract(s) to protect the companys interest and simultaneously maintain good relationship with the client. * Provide support to help ensure that project deliverables are on time, within budget and at the required level of quality. * Prepare and monitor punch list items. * Perform other duties as required/directed.*Job Requirements* * A bachelor's degree in engineering; EIT or Professional Engineer a plus. * 0-4 years of experience, preferably in engineering, project or construction management; transportation construction industry preferred. * Strong interpersonal, administrative, and organizational skills, including the ability to negotiate and resolve conflict. * Effective oral and written communication skills. * Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills. * Ability to balance multiple priorities, work and communicate effectively in a team environment and meet deadlines. * Experience using MS Office suite and industry related project management software; Microstation or AutoCAD a plus.*Company Benefits* * Medical, Dental, Vision insurance options for employee and family. Health Savings Account option available. * Company-provided group life, short and long term disability, and voluntary life options. * Matching 401(k) retirement plan. * Paid time off and holidays. * Professional development and tuition assistance. * Company sponsored social events.EOE/AA: M/F/Vet/DisabledApply Here: http://www.Click2Apply.net/qt4ybwbfgn5tm2c4PI101989007