The Project Manager coordinates and manages the full life cycle of various projects sold within the Security Solutions business unit. This position is involved in the initial proposal of a job, ordering the necessary materials, and managing the manpower assigned to a job to ensure completion to customer requirements within set deadlines.
Completes assigned projects according to proposal, drawings and specifications, cost estimates, customer expectations, and time frames by effectively managing and executing contractual obligations in concert with LONG project management procedures. Makes recommendations to sales personnel to assist in accurate estimating.
Directs or performs engineering, preparation of submittals and installation drawings, selection, ordering and scheduling of materials, plus installations at the jobsite within the estimated costs indicated on the sales estimate.
Directs, prepares and maintains project schedules using approved software platform and submit same to mechanical contractor (to establish TC labor requirements) and to the engineering and/or operations manager (for use in manpower forecasting).
Schedules and control of personnel, equipment, subcontracting, and material to meet project requirements and schedules within the estimated costs (scheduling of manpower resources through engineering manager and/or construction manager).
Engineers re-estimates after initial design and whenever project costs change. Monitor progress of costs incurred on all assigned projects. When costs exceed estimates, determine reason, corrective action, and notify appropriate manager.
Ensures that LONG is compensated for all work that is performed outside contractual obligations
Price, manage, and pursue change orders with assistance from sales engineers when additional work is required or when project schedule changes occur that affect manpower resources.
Participates in work-in-progress meetings and prepares specific information regarding the status of all costs and schedules for projects.
Coordinates and assists in the training of owner operating personnel
Creates partnered account relationships and service sales opportunities.
Other duties as assigned.
Extensive knowledge of CCTV, access controls, electrical systems, engineering, installation, management, and construction procedures
Availability for after-hour consultation and problem solving on assigned jobs as necessary
Strong leadership and managerial skills
Ability to travel to and inspect jobsites and visit customer locations
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Alcohol and Drug-free
Indoor and outdoor environment
Routine sitting, lifting, bending, and kneeling
Ability to lift 50 lbs. from floor to countertop and countertop to floor
Ability to climb ladders and perform job duties and required heights
High, precarious places