at Middough Inc. in Oak Brook, Illinois, United States
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Onsite Project Manager - Position and Responsibilities
As Project Manager (PM) onsite in Midland, MI with Middough, you will be responsible for the overall development and execution of small to medium client project including project profitability, safety, and client satisfaction. This position requires being on-site at the client facility in Midland, MI for the project duration of approximately 2+ years with eligibility for per diem. The PM also controls available resources, project scope, schedule, budget, and contractual requirements. The PM will provide leadership and organization to the project and instill confidence in the client regarding the capabilities of the project team. The PM serves as the primary point of contact for the project client and outside consultants collaborating on the project. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:
Coordinate completion of defined work scope for a project between various Middough departments and business locations involved in the project.
Develop, review, and approve all project management documents including scope development, project costs and schedules, and internal/external communications.
Assist in preparation of project execution strategy and review progress of drawings and specifications prior to permit issuance and construction.
Monitor changes in scope and schedule to secure change authorizations, as needed.
Supervise the preparation of project proposal, specification, scope, and negotiate final contract.
Monitor project costs and quality to ensure the profitability and technical performance of the project and develops innovative actions to correct variances to scope, budget and/or schedule.
Exercise innovative cost efficiency approaches in the project design to reduce construction costs and increase productivity.
Anticipate, recognize, and identify key project challenges and problems to establish and direct problem-solving objectives and priorities for resolution.
Maintain specific knowledge of Middough project planning and scheduling functions.
Support project, business, and relationship development activities of the Senior Project Manager.
Education, Experience and Skills
The successful candidate will possess the following:
Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering required.
Prior project engineer or manager role experience required.
10+ years of experience as a Project Manager or as a Project Engineer.
Background in Life Sciences and/or Chemical industries: food processing, pharmaceutical process, mechanical engineering and packaging.
Ability to establish and maintain relationships with clients and all levels within Middough and at client site around professionalism, trust, integrity, and collaboration.
Ability to multi-task and be highly organized for effective project planning and completion.
Excellent attention to detail.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills.
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations will be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties of this position, the successful candidate will:
Remain in a stationary position, often standing or sitting for prolonged periods.
Frequently walk, reach with hands and arms, climb stairs, balance, stoop or kneel, use repeating motions that may include the wrists/hands/fingers and talk and hear.
Frequently use up-close vision, distance vision, depth perceptions, and the ability to adjust focus.
Should not expect adverse environmental conditions; some client locations may include outside locations and/or exposure to high temperatures.
May be exposed to adverse environmental conditions (such as climbing ladders and/or stairs, extreme heat and/or cold, and/or poor air quality) if or when on-site at a client facility. Safety protections to be provided by the... For full info follow application link.
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