FOX VALLEY METAL-TECH
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FOX VALLEY METAL-TECH
FOX VALLEY METAL-TECH

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Project Manager (R1446)

 Functions & Responsibilities: 
  • Coordinate project from quote to delivery
  • Professionally work through and problem solve project issues in a team environment
  • Serve as primary point of contact to designated customers
  • Determine, manage and meet customer requirements and expectations throughout the project
  • Build, develop, and grow business and customer relations vital to assigned projects
  • Work to deliver manufacturing projects on time and within budget to the customer
  • Develop, use, and maintain needed project reports
  • Identifies inefficient operations and recommends alternatives
  • Analyzes actual costs to validate estimating standards
  • Support and assist Estimating and Planning departments with providing manufacturing task information and feedback as needed
  • Support Estimating and Planning departments with work duration and labor estimates for part modifications
  • Provide estimates for time-required to complete customer change orders
  • Technically support sales team for written proposals to customers
  • Communicates and coordinates with customer, sales, and manufacturing groups to trouble shoot and resolve project issues
  • Effectively communicate across all departments who, what, when, where and why in a timely manner
    • What information is needed
    • What information has been learned
    • What information need to be communicated forward
  • Coordinate, monitor, and communicate the progress of projects in relation to schedule, compliance, achievements, and concerns
  • Communicate with management and customers regarding shipment activity related to key projects
  • Prepare and present progress reports for customers and FVMT management
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


Education:
 

  • Bachelor’s degree in manufacturing engineering, manufacturing, business administration, or similar program required
  • In lieu of degree, proven work experience in metal fabrication industry with hands on operation of multiple fabrication processes may be substituted; specifically in welding, machining, finishing and press brake operations

Experience:

  • Minimum one year experience in estimating, project coordination and/or inside sales in manufacturing is required
  • Engineering experience in a custom sheet metal fabrication business is desired
  • Familiarity with fabrication and machining specifications preferred
  • Proven ability to effectively work through and solve project issues
  • Knowledge of metals and raw materials along with the understanding of production processes, quality control, and costs of manufacturing is a plus.
  • Proven ability to unify project team members to accomplish required tasks


Specialized Experience

  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, Microsoft Outlook and an enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems; Infor CloudSuite Industrial (SyteLine) preferred
  • Accurate manufacturing blue print reading experience required
  • Ability to view and understand drawings in AutoCAD and SolidWorks desired
  • Working knowledge of American Welding Society and Military welding procedures and specifications preferred
  • Excellent communication skills at various levels within an organization

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