Construction Project Manager

Lead construction projects in Chicago as a Construction Project Manager at Ameresco.

Chicago, United States  UTC-06:00 — UTC-05:00   On-site   Full Time   1001-5000   19 days ago

About Ameresco

Company Overview

Ameresco, Inc.

Framingham, Massachusetts, USA


Business Model

Cleantech and Renewable Energy

Development, ownership, and operation of renewable energy and energy efficiency projects

Energy efficiency projects, renewable energy solutions, and related services

Locations & Geography

Operations throughout North America and Europe, including projects and regional offices

Significant contributions to sustainability and energy independence in served regions

Company Culture

Committed to providing innovative, sustainable energy solutions that meet their customers' needs

Focus on collaboration and empowerment within the workforce to foster innovation and drive results

Investment in training and development to enhance skills and leadership capabilities across the organization

Activities & Projects

Diverse portfolio including solar, wind, and biomass projects, as well as energy efficiency upgrades across various sectors

Leadership in integrating renewable energy solutions with traditional energy systems to maximize efficiency and sustainability

Robust environmental stewardship programs, focusing on sustainable practices across all areas of operation

Career Opportunities

Opportunities in project management, engineering, and sustainability initiatives, among others

Competitive benefits package, including health, retirement plans, and professional growth opportunities

Contact Information


Ameresco Careers

Ameresco, Inc. (NYSE:AMRC) is a leading cleantech integrator and renewable energy asset developer, owner and operator. Our comprehensive portfolio includes energy efficiency, infrastructure upgrades, asset sustainability and renewable energy solutions delivered to clients throughout North America and Europe. Our solutions range from upgrades to facility’s energy infrastructure to the development, construction and operation of renewable energy plants combined with tailored financial solutions. We foster an entrepreneurial, collaborative, and forward-thinking culture that thrives with innovation, diversity of thought, and inclusion. We are excited with all that the future holds for our industry, planet, and communities.


  • Advocates for and embraces Ameresco’s “Culture of Safety”.
  • Ensure compliance with company, industry, trade, and jurisdictional safety standards, practices, codes.
  • Lead project implementation of site safety and health plans, operations and maintenance manuals, and training activities.
  • Provide daily management and as required supervision of renewable energy, and efficiency construction projects.
  • Contribute with Development, Engineering, and Pre-Construction Teams to facilitate development including scope, subcontractor selection, cost estimation, installation, project scheduling, commissioning, start up, operations and maintenance.
  • Coordinate with vendors and subcontractors to assure competitive cost, best schedule and delivery for all project-related equipment, supply installations, and construction services.
  • Manage vendors and subcontractors to ensure quality control and project delivery on time and within budget, while meeting or exceeding customer expectations.
  • Provide ongoing project status updates with all parties throughout design and construction.
  • Evaluate technologies and equipment; recommend most suitable for each application.
  • Provide project reports, documentation, technical assistance, support, and collaboration.
  • Manage project teams and resources, including expenditures and job cost accounting processes for accuracy, documentation, approvals, payment reporting, and tracking.
  • Foster positive and effective business relationships at all levels and project phases.
  • Perform other duties as required.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Project Management, or related field; or an equivalent combination of education and relevant work experience.
  • Minimum of one (1) year electrical, mechanical, engineering, or industrial power construction senior-level project management experience focusing on complex facility infrastructure construction, renovations, retrofits, upgrades, building controls and automation, and energy services.

Additional Qualifications

  • Renewable energy construction experience with increasing levels of responsibility including leading and managing construction teams and resources on highly complex and multi-site projects.
  • Proven experience implementing OSHA safety standards, mechanical and electrical systems, development, engineering, and project management regulations, practices, and codes.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage multiple project deliverables and foster positive business relationships.
  • Strong verbal, written, computer, technical, communication, and presentation skills.
  • Proficient computer skills including MS Word, Excel, MS Project, Primavera, PowerPoint, and Procore.
  • Valid driver’s license in good standing issued by resident state.
  • Ability to obtain OSHA 30 certification.
  • Ability to provide occasional on-call response beyond traditional business hours.

AMERESCO challenges the brightest, most talented and creative individuals in the industry by providing an environment that embraces initiative, diversity, and achievement along with comprehensive rewards, including people-oriented insurance, investment, and incentive plans.

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About the role

Jun 04, 2024

Full Time


Nov 28, 2024


Chicago, United States

Minimum of one (1) year electrical, mechanical, engineering, or industrial power construction senior-level project management experience

UTC-06:00 — UTC-05:00

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