Project Manager Industrial - Detroit

Posted 18 days ago by Macstaff
Location Detroit Job Type Full Time - Permanent
Salary $100K-$135K + Package Sector Construction / Architecture
Reference 525

Operating within successful international multidisciplinary consulting and world-class construction project delivery specialist in US & global regions with expertise in architecture, engineering, infrastructure and construction over the past 50 years. Due to sustainable business growth this is a great opportunity for a construction engineering professional to work on landmark projects in US.

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The Project Manager job itself where you will hold overall responsibility for assigned projects of high scope and complexity or multiple clients/projects at the same time. Duties include planning and executing a specific project plan, delivering quality products and services to the client in a timely manner, proactively managing project financials, and serving as the primary contact between the firm’s project team and the client.  Serves as a trusted advisor on engineering matters to the client and external team. Ensures that projects are executed according to the plan and is responsible for the results of assigned projects. Provides oversight, leadership and mentoring to Project Manager I and II on their assigned projects. The Senior Project Manager ensures that projects are executed according to the plan and is responsible for the results of assigned projects (Total Project Success).

More specifically:

  • Confirms the project scope and requirements with the client and other stakeholders, working with the Client Relationship Manager (CRM) or Operations Director as needed
  • Ensures contracts are fully executed by the appropriate Principal
  • Helps develop a financial plan for the project by preparing the proposal letter; works with CRM, Department Head, or Operations Director as applicable
  • Assists in developing the project staffing plan and preliminary man-hour budget with the Senior Project Manager (PM), CRM, Department Head, or Operations Director as applicable
  • Leads project kick-off meetings to convey project scope, client expectations and standards, man-hour budgets, etc. in a manner that builds consensus and fosters ownership and trust with the design team
  • Displays an aptitude for collaborative learning, encourages constructive criticism, and builds consensus with the internal team
  • Works with design team to confirm a final man-hour budget based on discipline work plans that identify tasks and hours to complete
  • Works with the client to understand schedule expectations and, with team input, proposes interim milestones to the schedule for proper information flow, adjusting as necessary throughout the project
  • Schedules work, communicates schedule and action-item information to the project team, monitors manpower requirements and plans for all disciplines on the project, and assists in updating eResource with current man-hour projections as the project requires, while maintaining a profit variance of +/- 5%
  • Ensures project documentation is completed and appropriately stored
  • Attends meetings with owners, clients, and architects; facilitates communication between clients and the project team; documents important issues
  • Monitors project budget and works with project team to schedule work in accordance with man-hour budgets; recognizes how the hours charged to the project impact the revenue and projections
  • Identifies and administers fees for additional services as needed
  • Aware of problems or risks regarding firm’s quality, schedule or financial goals of the project; with assistance is able to determine the cause of problems and communicate the issue with the design team
  • Prepares and implements a proactive Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) plan for projects
  • Learns how to build, develop, and grow business relationships vital to the success of the project and engages in business development activities with the current client base
  • Ensures that invoices are accurate and delivered in a timely manner; monitors and collects account receivables, and updates the projected monthly revenue earnings for each project
  • Responds to contractor’s and client’s request for information efficiently and comprehensively
  • Manages the Construction Administration (CA) process to ensure building systems are installed consistent with the design and predetermined quality standards
  • Supervises the job close out process to ensure documentation, filings, and project debriefs are complete
  • Works alongside and engages with the Senior PM, CRM, or Location Leader to increase knowledge of project scope, budgeting, and revenue projections
  • Actively attends internal and external training and other educational opportunities to obtain knowledge in necessary technical areas; exhibits competency in their own technical discipline

You will have

As Project Manager, you will have:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Industrial, Chemical, Construction, or Civil Engineering and
  • 15 years of relevant working experience with advanced knowledge in mechanical engineering or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • 15 years’ experience in project management/execution with an understanding of standard project management processes/procedures
  • Experience in working with Chemical, Renewables, Petroleum Clients, or Food Manufacturing (preffered) construction of mid-size industrial plants, or power stations will be advantageous
  • Proven leadership as a trusted advisor to clients
  • Demonstrated, consistent ability to manage projects of various size and complexity
  • Expertise in proactively managing project financials with minimal oversight

You will get

As Project Manager, salary is negotable,
$100K-$135K + Comprehensive Package

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