Project Manager

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Fremont, CA

Industry: Energy & Utilities

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8 - 10 years

Posted 51 days ago

  • Industry:
  • Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing
  • Experience level:
  • Mid-senior

Key Accountabilities 

  • Driving sales and profitability through effective project execution.
  • Generates new business through new clients and expands projects with current clients.
  • Builds trust and confidence with contractors and the project team.
  • Validates expectations with customers before, during and after project completion.
  • Exceed customer's expectations on a regular basis.
  • Represents the company in all customer project meetings.
  • Ensures projects are built on schedule and within budget by monitoring jobsite activities in conjunction with the on-site foreman and area superintendent.
  • Develops less experienced staff, motivates and mentors them with their project assignments.
  • Successfully manages multiple projects through all phases of development, design and execution.
  • Proactively completes projects on time, within budget, accurately and within other scope parameters.
  • Reviews and oversees complete plans and project documentation including, but not limited to correspondence, space plans, pricing plans and construction drawings.
  • Prepares service contracts and proposals.
  • Consistently meets the overall project design schedule, fee, and constructionbudget.
  • Assists management with other operational responsibilities.

Required Skills, Qualifications, and Competencies

The successful candidate will posses the following skills, qualifications and competencies:                   

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both written and verbal
  • Positive, out-going, energetic team player that enjoys working in a collaborative team environment.
  • Proven ability to function in all phases of the project development from estimating and design through project closeout.
  • Understanding of billable construction accounting systems.
  • Understanding of all current code requirements.
  • Passion for providing exceptional customer service.
  • Strong working knowledge of California Building Codes and agency requirements.
  • Extensive knowledge of project scheduling, bids, take offs, change orders and contracts.
  • Knowledge/proficiency in EBM, Accubid and Microsoft Office programs.
  • BSEE or Construction Management strongly preferred.
  • Demonstrated sense of urgency and ownership in all assignments.
  • Ability to collaborate closely with other team members on a wide variety of projects.
  • Prepares timely and accurate paperwork and regularly submits for billing.
  • Reviews invoices on a timely basis and assist in collection efforts, if necessary.
  • Participates in marketing activities and business development efforts.
  • Knowledgeable about changes in code, trends, new products and building materials.

Education, Experience and Benefits

The successful candidate will have completed an accredited Bachelor's degree in business management or a related field. She/he has had a minimum of 7 to 10 years of project development experience with one or more engineering, electricalcontracting or with a related industry firm. The final candidate will also be versatile in all areas of project design, be able to multi-task and have worked in a highly collaborative environment. Candidates must have strong leadership and work ethics and must be able to thrive in a strong, dynamic team environment. The company offers an excellent compensation package, a lucrative project incentive program, full medical and dental coverage and 401K, profit sharing.