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James P. McHugh
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  • I had a positive experience with the company timing and economic conditions caused the relationship to falter.

    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Project Engineer in Chicago, IL
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    I worked at James McHugh full-time (Less than a year)


    The company has a very personable feel to it and members of the team are very autonomous which provides open communication and confidence between co workers.


    I had a positive experience with the company. Unfortunately in a fast moving market place the tangible skills may not always match up quickly enough with the current needs of a particular portion of the project. I was switched to a division which I had an interest but a different expectation of what my responsibility would be.

    Advice to Management

    The company could have been more receptive and provided more structure during initial introduction to the company and corporate culture.

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    Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Accepted Offer
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    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at James McHugh (Chicago, IL).


    I met with the PM. We chatted and that was about it.


    no negotiation

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Website www.mchughconstruction.com
Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 201 to 500 Employees
Founded 1986
Type Company - Private
Industry Construction, Repair & Maintenance
Revenue $50 to $100 million (USD) per year

James McHugh Construction Co. has had a steady hand in building Chicago's skyline. The company's contributions include the Civic Opera House, the Arlington Park horse-racing complex, and the historic Blackstone Hotel. The firm offers general contracting, consulting, construction and project management, design/build, and concrete services. It builds both private and public works that are complex, large-scale, and often high-rise. Clients have included American Airlines, The University of Chicago, and the US Navy. James McHugh Construction was founded in 1897 by ... More

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