Our Client, Midwest Steel, is the nation’s leading Structural Steel contractor with a history of stability and success building projects in a variety of industries nationwide. The Company is headquartered in Detroit, MI and is involved in the construction of complex distribution centers and structures across the country. Some of the customers served by Midwest Steel include Fastenal, Nestle, H.E.B. Grocery, Peterbilt and First Quality.
More information about Midwest Steel can be found at www.midweststeel.com
The On-Site Project Manager Position
The Project Manager role provides the opportunity to develop a deep understanding of the business and financial side of construction, along with a plethora of field experience working on unique and complex projects. The Project Manager works closely with the Division Managers, the third-party designers, the customer, and the other project stakeholders to support initial design, pricing, value engineering and updates to design, initial CAD drawings and sketch-ups, and everything else related to bringing the project to life at the front end of the project.
Midwest Steel ensures that its entire team is well-rounded and understands the structural steel business from the ground up. This means that the newest Project Manager will go through a training process that includes actual hands-on in the field, as well as in the fabrication shop at Midwest Steel's sister company, Indiana Bridge. Other key highlights of the job include direct experience working alongside a manager that has 30+ years within the business, other experienced professionals in the office and the field, working on unique projects, and having the opportunity to grow as this division and industry continues to grow.
Desired Experience, Skills, and Abilities for the Project Manager
· Bachelor’s degree in construction management or Civil Engineering
· Work experience in the engineering and/or construction industry, preferably in the steel or structural industry
· Creative and results-oriented, with a strong sense of urgency and self-motivation
· Excellent problem-solving skills, with an adaptable and flexible style in working with all types of individuals
Compensation, Benefits, and Structure for the Project Manager
This is a full-time, permanent position that offers a competitive salary, full benefit package that is 100% employer-paid, paid time off, long-term stability, and a strong Company culture.
The Recruitment Process for the Project Manager
The recruiting process is designed to ensure that we make the right hire for this critical position and will include a combination of phone and in-person interviews, candidate assessments and a pre-employment background check.
The Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer!