Job: Project Manager

Title Project Manager
Salary $80-95,000
Job Information

Project Manager Continental North America

 

Location: Dubuque, Iowa is preferred                       Reports directly to: CEO

Salary: $80,000-$95,000/year

Summary:

The prime role and responsibility is to manage client projects as per the company ‘Deliver Project’ process and expectations of Time, Quality & Cost.

 

The Project Manager role may be inclusive of engineering duties and responsibilities, typically the Mechanical or Electrical Engineering activities.

 

He / she will be the primary communication / liaison point for all projects, serving as the first-line decision maker: –

 

Coordinating the documentation process,

Maintaining the project schedules / quality and profitability

Reviewing project economics with management, sales and project teams.

Scheduling and conducting meetings

 

Induction training in company technology, process & administration is to be provided.

 

Essential Duties:

Act as the primary internal / external communication point for all North American projects and be the clients interface until successful final inspection by Customer, including but not limited to: –

 

  • Professionally interface / with consulting engineers, clients, & vendors
  • Achieve company goals, as assigned on annual basis
  • Act as the first-line decision maker for each project based on accurate information
  • Calculation of project / contract prices (support to sales)
  • Project planning of personnel and economic recourses
  • Review project profitability with management, sales, and project teams
  • Economic control and regular follow up reports (monthly or as requested)
  • Facilitate project meetings as deemed necessary to maintain project schedule and quality
  • Technical support & client liaison for all phases of project work from acceptance of the client contract
  • Review or facilitate review of designs, drawings and documentation for accuracy and completeness
  • Coordinate with all members of project team to ensure documentation is accurate and timely
  • Maintain the overall project schedule keeping the entire project team, management, and client informed of progress and possible conflicts
  • Work with engineering departments to ensure key items are identified for production departments to construct systems accurately and cost effectively
  • Facilitate wrap-up meetings and communicate summaries to all necessary employees
  • Supervise site construction / installation, start-up, training, performance testing and Take-over (External and Internal Partners to be sub-contracted)
  • Facilitate startup schedules and ensure appropriate information is available and accurate for startup technicians
  • Maintain a clean, organized work area
  • Perform all tasks in compliance with company safety program
  • Perform all other tasks as required
  • Work toward continuous quality improvement
  • Stay current with changing technology, including software and related applications
  • Uphold, support, and promote all company policies and procedures

 

Supervisory Responsibilities:

No formal, but project team supervision and site supervision as per above.

 

Qualifications:

To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the minimum knowledge, skills and ability required.

 

Education/Experience:

  • Degree in engineering, (mechanical, construction, chemical, process, manufacturing, management) or a related field, highly desirable.
  • Strong mechanical/ electrical aptitude required
  • 2 plus years’ experience in engineering project management working with utility, private & local authority sectors should be demonstrated
  • Knowledge in the areas of engineering, purchasing, economics, inventory management, electronics, process equipment, safety and logistics is required
  • Knowledge of US & Canadian engineering practice & standards
  • Knowledge of material properties
  • Knowledge of PLC data coms & SCADA control systems should be demonstrated
  • Strong management and client relationship skills
  • Knowledge of the US & Canadian green economy & renewable energy market place would be beneficial
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Ability to read and understand engineering drawings, project specifications and project documents
  • Ability to multitask, working on multiple projects in different phases
  • Ability to calculate project profitability and to make timely, accurate, fair decisions
  • Readiness to travel for job-related purposes – as periods at client’s sites are required

 

Language & communication Skills: English

  • Skilled in verbal communication with all levels of staff.
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, and / or governmental regulations.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, and the public.

 

Mathematical Skills:

  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages.
  • Apply engineering calculations and concepts of basic algebra and geometry.

 

 

 

Reasoning Ability:

  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a wide range of variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagrammatic, or scheduled form

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:

  • Valid Driver’s License required, Professional Engineer (PE) license and/or Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

 

 

If you are interested in this position, please send your resume to sedonaag@careerpros.com

Sedona Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.

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