Coordinator, Project (Electrical)

Coordinator, Project (Electrical)

Downers Grove, IL

OVERALL PURPOSE OF THE JOB

Responsible for assisting the Project Managers (PM’s) and Senior PM’s as well as possibly managing smaller projects, under the direction of a PM, with responsibility for project planning and scheduling, resource allocation, project accounting, and control, while applying technical direction and ensuring compliance with quality standards.  

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Works with the PM’s during the project to analyze costs and progress to understand over run or under run opportunities
  • Participates in post mortem analysis of on-going projects
  • Adapts the work standards and assemblies as methods are improved or changed due to impact of method improvements or prefab components
  • Assists with project planning, budgeting, and identification of resources needed
  • Assists with managing the budget, tracking of expenses, and minimizing exposure and risk in the project
  • Ensures construction activities move according to predetermined schedule
  • Monitors the progress of the construction activities on a regular basis and hold regular status meetings with all the sub-teams
  • Completes necessary project documentation
  • May assist in analysis of ongoing projects

Requirements

  • High school diploma required
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred or equivalent experience
  • 1 year of experience in electrical construction projects preferred
  • Experience of NECA standards and other Construction standards depending on type of project
  • Good understanding of MEP building systems