at Middough Inc. in Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Project Manager - Position and Responsibilities
As a Project Manager (PM) with Middough you will be responsible for the overall development and execution of client projects including project profitability, safety, and client satisfaction. This position requires being on-site at the client facility in Lake County, IL. This PM role will also control 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 and 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.
Supervise the preparation of project proposal, specification, scope, and negotiate final contract.
Monitor changes in scope and schedule to secure change authorizations, as needed.
Monitor project costs and quality to ensure the profitability and technical performance of the project and develop innovative actions to correct variances to scope, budget, and/or schedule.
Anticipate, recognize, and identify key project challenges and problems to establish and direct problem-solving objectives and priorities for resolution.
Support project, business, and relationship development activities of the Senior Project Manager.
Education, Experience and Skills
The successful candidate will possess the following:
Accredited Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering discipline required.
5+ years of project management or project engineer experience in the Foods, Life Sciences and/or Chemical industries. Food or pharmaceutical experience desired.
Broad knowledge, understanding and experience with the basic engineering and construction models including A/E, AEPCM, or Design Build.
Working experience with and general knowledge of safety and contract/liability issues.
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office products.
Strong analytical, problem-solving, and attention to detail abilities.
Ability to multitask and organize for project efficiency.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
The characteristics described below are representative of those encountered while performing the essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may 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, twist, bend, 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.
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. Noise levels may be moderate to high at various client sites, hearing protection may be required and/or provided. Safety protections to be provided by the client and/or company and are required to be used and followed.
May require occasional car or air travel to other company locations or client sites.
This position requires the candidate/employee to possess and maintain a valid driver's license in their state of residence.
Middough Inc. (Middough), founded in 1950, is a leading professional engineering, architecture and project solutions company providing services to a broad spectrum of Fortune 500 clients in nine core industries... For full info follow application link.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, status as a parent, national origin, age, disability (physical or mental), family medical history or genetic information, political affiliation, military service, or other non-merit based factors or any other protected characteristic under protected by federal, state, or local laws. Middough does not support sponsorship for any applicant that requires an employment visa (i.e., H-1B) to work lawfully in the US.