Randstad Project Manager in Lexington, Kentucky
salary:$75,000 - $100,000 per year
date posted:Friday, November 9, 2018
industry:Miscellaneous Manufacturing Industries
Permanent position: Immediate need for a Project Manager in Lexington, KY area at a growing custom machine design / build manufacturer. This person will need to be an experienced PM with a technical aptitude. He/She will be managing automation and systems integration projects from design of systems to building equipment, testing, installation, start-up and customer training on equipment or automated systems. Any knowledge of robotics, automation or PLC programming would be a strong plus. Projected travel about 35%. Includes relocation.
Responsibilities for the Project Manager
Lead engineering projects in defining scope, budget, schedule and managing to these metrics
Evaluate project scope and establish objectives by reviewing project proposals and plans and conferring with management and Control project plan by reviewing design, specifications, and plan and schedule changes, recommend corrective actions
Determine project responsibilities and assign personnel to established phases and elements; reviewing bids from contractors
Determine project specifications based on product design, customer requirements, and performance standards; completing technical studies; preparing cost estimates
Prepare project status reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends; recommending actions.
Requirements for the Project Manager
Bachelor's Degree or Technical Degree in Business or Engineering
Minimum 3 to 5 years previous Project Management Experience (preferably in Automation/Custom Equipment Industry) and Technical Aptitude
A PLUS to have basic knowledge of shop floor processes preferred (i.e. Machining / Fabrication / Welding / Electrical)
Salary in range shown based on extent of qualifications
Growth opportunity with a solid growing firm
Interesting variety of projects encourages creativity
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.