Duke Realty Assistant Project Manager-Commercial Construction in Oak Brook, Illinois

Duke Realty, one of the largest commercial real estate companies in the United States with industrial and medical office properties in 20 major U.S. cities, has an opportunity for an Assistant Project Manager to join our construction team in our Chicago, IL office. Candidates must be attracted to a fast paced environment where responsiveness and customer service are highly valued. A predisposition towards teamwork and personal responsibility will be critical to a candidate’s success. Responsibilities will include, but not be limited to, the following:

  • Overall responsibility for the successful administration and management of a project, and in some cases, concurrent projects.

  • Assist in the preparation, negotiation, and execution of all Subcontract/Trade agreements

  • Responsible for initiating and maintaining accurate and timely project documentation, both in the main office and jobsite.

  • Responsible for communication with both internal and external customers to ensure that project goals, cost, schedule, and quality are achieved.

  • Assembling operation/maintenance manuals and accurate records for all work.

  • Ensure proper documentation and review of field changes.

  • Perform other duties as assigned by Manager.

We offer a competitive salary with bonus opportunity as well as comprehensive benefits including medical, dental and vision coverage, 401(k) and a wellness program.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.



  • Preferred

  • Written/Verbal Communic. (Novice)

  • Project Mgmt-Construction (Novice)

  • Design/Build (Novice)


  • Required

  • Bachelors Degree (Building Construction)


  • Required

  • 2 years: Construction