Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content
Project Manager
Black & McDonald Limited - Kansas City, Missouri
Posted:8/25/2015
Job Description

The Project Manager shall be responsible for providing superior leadership and management for the project in accordance with the policies and procedures adopted by the Company.  The PM shall foster an environment of cooperation and support to enable employees to perform to their maximum potential. 

Main Duties

  • Estimating, in conjunction with the Division Manager, to execute projects in accordance with Corporate Policy. 
  • Build and maintain customer and supplier/vendor relationships to enhance competitiveness in the industry and promote good customer relationships.
  • Monitor project budget estimates.
  • Plan and prepare schedules and milestones and monior progress against established schedules.
  • To oversee the growth and delivery of the company's transmission and distribution operations of the company in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Key activities include business development, estimating, material management, subcontractor relationships, production and general supervision.
  • Oversee contracts and negotiate revisions, changes and additions to contractual agreements with clients, suppliers and subcontractors.
  • Develop and implement quality control programs.
  • Prepare progress reports and issue progress schedules to clients.
  • Supervise the activities of subcontractors.
  • Strong emphasis placed on safety.
  • Perform sales calls and visits to potential and existing accounts to generate business.
  • Review work/contracts/WIP for areas of risk and correct deficiencies.

     
Desired Skills & Experience

Employment Requirements 

  • A university degree in engineering or construction management is preferred.
  • Project management experience with a strong professional reputation in the Utah market.
  • Available to travel as necessary to meet the demands of the position.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, displaying superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent time management and organization skills
Company Description
In 1921, William J. McDonald and William R. Black formed Black & McDonald Limited, a partnership to engage in residential wiring. Throughout the years, Black & McDonald has remained a family-owned business with an uncompromising commitment to the founder's principles of delivery as promised and fairness to all. The company has followed a planned course of diversification and expansion, combining growth and financial stability with ongoing investment in our people, and a willingness to pioneer new business opportunities and directions. Black & McDonald is an integrated, multi-trade contractor providing electrical, mechanical, utility and maintenance services to government, industrial, commercial and institutional markets. Currently, Black & McDonald operates across Canada, US and Bermuda. ‚ÄčThe company has over 5,500 employees working out of a network of more than 26 offices.

Black & McDonald approaches accessibility from an inclusive perspective, and will provide reasonable accommodation upon request throughout the recruitment and selection process.

Additional Information
Job Type: Full Time
Job Experience: Entry-level Professional
Job ID: 201582639