HVAC Project Manager Employment | Chicago HVAC Recruiters

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago technical recruiting agency that specializes in engineering, design, operations and management recruitment and placement. One of our clients, a leading design/build firm in the commercial HVAC industry, seeks a Project Manager for an excellent growth opportunity.


  • Manage all aspects of commercial and industrial HVAC projects;  administration, implementation, and scope of all work assigned from bid process to job profitable execution and completion.
  • Meet regularly with customers, subcontractors, vendors, engineers, and others to project manage all phases of the construction project.
  • Will negotiate contracts and buy-outs with subcontractors and vendors
  • Assemble and process submittals
  • Track multiple projects to ensure customer satisfaction and company profitability.
  • Oversee construction of HVAC systems to maintain quality and adherence to budget and deadlines.
  • Will be responsible for project management of commercial projects ranging from $50,000 to several million dollars.


  • 2-10 years HVAC engineering and/or project management experience is required.
  • Prior experience with a HVAC design/build contractor is preferred.
    • Knowledge about mechanical design and engineering with HVAC systems
    • AutoCad experience is a plus
    • Estimating, budgeting and scheduling experience with commercial HVAC systems
    • Organizational and delegating capabilities
  • Detail oriented, strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects
  • Ability to prioritize objectives based on internal management and customer requirements.
  • Strong communication skills to work effectively with customers
  • Self-motivated to work in a fast paced environment
  • Must have a strong math aptitude, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Requires proficiency with MS-Office products