Project Manager - Fiber

Crown Castle International   •  

Philadelphia, PA

Industry: Real Estate


5 - 7 years

Posted 394 days ago

Essential Job Functions


  • Manage assigned projects from inception to completion, ensuring that all activities, including contracting, site acquisition, RF design, product/equipment ordering, zoning, permitting regulatory, backhaul, construction, optimization, close-out, and efficiently coordinated and completed on time within budget and in accordance with the underlying contract.

  • Manage all external vendors and coordinate with internal teams necessary for timely completion and within budget.

  • Develop accurate project plan, scope  and budget for all assigned projects, modify as needed and direct close-out of completed jobs including the receipt of all required documentation and managing scope creep.

  • Lead internal and external deployment meetings with other managers and team members to review the status of each job and implement changes as necessary to ensure timely project completion.

  • Travel and attend customer deployment meetings to provide customer with comprehensive job status reports and resolve any conflicts or issues that arise.

  • Ensure accurate and complete files are maintained for projects and appropriate close-out documents are distributed in a timely manner in accordance with corporate and customer standards.

  • Ensure that all jobs are maintained in a project tracking system, invoiced and closed with complete accuracy.




  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience

  • A valid driver’s license required

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification preferred


    Experience/Minimum Requirements


  • Three (3) to five (5) years of wireless project management experience or three (3) to five (5) years project management experience in any other industry

  • Managing project budgets or related financialexperience

  • Customer-facing project management experience



    Other Skills/Abilities


  • Advanced knowledge of telecommunications/wireless project management, asset management, tower maintenance and property management

  • Advanced knowledge of Public and Private right of way project deployment, including regulatory and permitting processes.

  • Knowledge of Crown Castle systems and tools

  • Ability to read and understand blueprints along with civil inside & outside plant construction methods or tower/roof top structural details.

  • Ability to read and understand contracts.

  • Ability to direct the diagnosis of work flow problems, critical paths and institute remedies

  • Ability to read and understand financial metrics and identify remedies to financial issues

  • Customer service orientation with a strong problem solving approach

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to manage and process multiple data streams

  • Knowledge of construction services (ordering and installation): Telco, power, fiber, basic construction, vendor equipment requirements, antennas, generator and shelters.