Project Manager - Industrial Machinery & Equipment


Rochester, MN

Industry: Manufacturing / Packaging


Less than 5 years

Posted 334 days ago

  by    Sharon McCord

Great new opportunity in SE Minnesota! Due to continued growth our client is looking for an experienced Project Manager to manage projects working closely with the sales and design engineering team, establishing criteria for the material handling system design that includes system throughput speeds, equipment and conveyor speeds, system operation, etc. As Project Manager you will manage projects for their customers in their facilities, working with their production runs, timelines, etc. In this position you will have the following responsibilities and experience:

  • Calculate cost estimates for equipment and materials to satisfy requirements of system layout,
  • Develop a manifest of items shown on the system layout,
  • Create overall schedule and time table for project activities,
  • Provide utility requirements to customer or the general contractor for inclusion in site preparation,
  • Review installation schedule with installation team
  • Follow up with project team members, customer or GC for problem resolution,
  • Coordinate shipping and delivery schedules
  • Required to travel up to 25% of time to support projects

This position reports up to the Project and Service Manager and offers excellent compensation and benefits!

Education and ExperienceRequired:

  • B.S. in Manufacturing / Applications Engineer
  • 3+ years of experience designing system solutions and utilizing project management methodologies and tools in a manufacturing environment
  • Strong 2D AutoCAD skills with 3D Inventor a plus
  • Microsoft Project a plus
  • Product packaging line project management experience and/or experience in a food-processing environment a plus