PROJECT MANAGER
JOB DESCRIPTION 
 
The Full Time Project Manager provides management and direction of the fabrication and construction of projects from initial concept design through project completion, including technical direction, employee management, fabrication, construction, and installation. They will interface with the account executive and work directly with the Production Coordinator, and Department Leads to ensure that a project is completed within the budget and schedule. They are also willing and able to work alongside fabricators and builders to guide and instruct in the proper techniques and execution of tasks to complete projects efficiently on time.  
 

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

- Act as Project Manager for company projects, and manage and coordinate the projects
  assigned through completion       
- Analyze, comprehend and interpret production drawings  
- Work with and receive project information from the Account Executive throughout the
  project to ensure that client requirements are met  
- Organize, instruct, and direct department heads and builders  
- Research, specify and source production materials  
- Identify the need for subcontractors and hire as needed 
- Create, maintain and prioritize project task lists and delegate tasks to shop employees  
- Serve as primary contact for communication with clients via phone and email 
- Create and maintain project schedule spreadsheets and budgets 
- Oversee and track project production progress pertaining to schedules and deadlines 
- Report on the status and progress of each project to the production manager and account
  executive  
- Collate, track, and report budgets for projects 
- Occasionally lead and direct on-site construction and installations of projects  
- Participate in the fabrication, construction, and installation of projects   
- Travel as necessary for on-site construction, installation and project and job-site data and
 
 
SKILLS/KNOWLEDGE/EXPERIENCE
 
- A Bachelor's degree that is relative to the duties and skills of a construction project
  manager is preferred 
- At least 3 years’ experience managing trade show, museum exhibit, entertainment venue,
  and/or commercial construction projects 
- Experience as a fabricator or builder with hands-on experience in specialty construction
  and fabrication  
- Ability to read and comprehend construction drawings  
- Ability to establish, organize and prioritize production task lists and delegate tasks to shop
  employees  
- Extensive material and hardware identification and sourcing experience  
- Excellent written and oral communication skills  
- Strong interpersonal skills  
- Excellent time management, organizational, problem solving and multi-tasking skills  
- Experience managing budgets, people, and working within tight deadlines  
- Ability to communicate complex ideas, instructions, and specifications to shop employees
  and clients 
- Proficient computer skills including MS Office, project management and scheduling
  software. Basic understanding of AutoCAD a plus  
  measurement surveying  

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