Project Manager II

Job Title: Project Manager II

Department: Engineering Department

Reports to: Principal Project Manager 

Work Experience: 10+ years of relevant experience 

Job Type: Full-Time/Exempt

Qualified applicants can apply by sending cover letter, resume’ and references to careers@jmsequipment.com  

 

Job Summary

The Project Manager position at Jim Myers & Sons, Inc. (JMS) is a vital member of the Engineering Team and is a diverse high paced position with the following primary responsibilities. 

 

Responsibilities include

  • The Project Manager has responsibility for project budget, timing and quality including project deliverables
  • Prepares submittal packages, communicates with customers and consulting engineering firms to obtain approvals
  • Communicating with internal and external customers to provide project leadership along with project management
  • Creates and maintains project records; Archives proper files for retention
  • Ability to schedule and work with project team members on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Develop and monitor the project schedule to meet the projects time objectives and milestones
  • Proactively contact contractors, engineers, suppliers and agencies as pertinent
  • Coordinate vendor information to assist in system design
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills as well as logical thought process
  • Some travel to plants sites required for training, field measurements and installation
  • Participate on Product Teams to help improve JMS products
  • Follow all JMS, Inc. policies and procedures

 

Qualifications

  • Strong communication skills including the ability to negotiate positive outcomes 
  • Must possess a minimum of 10 years of combined project management and engineering experience  
  • Must be able to check drawings and review 3D SolidWorks models
  • Strong background in the design of mechanical equipment with high attention to detail
  • Experience with the design of rotating equipment including shafts, gearboxes, and bearings
  • Experienced in performing machine design calculations 
  • Requires a high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, & Outlook
  • Licensed Professional Engineer, NCEES record a plus
  • Project Management Professional Certification (PMP) a plus
  • Experience with Project Management software
  • Desire to learn and to continue developing knowledge and skills

 

Desired Experience and Skills

  • Knowledge of fabrication processes such as bending, punching, welding, etc…
  • Experience with the municipal water and wastewater industry a plus
  • Experience with material handling systems (conveyors and bulk storage) a plus
  • Experience with electrical power, instrumentation and controls a plus

 

Education

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or other relevant field of engineering with equivalent combination of experience

Jim Myers & Sons, Inc is an Equal Opportunity Employer