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Project Manager

Festool USA
Boone County, IN
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
ID: 1212
Department: Operations

About Festool 90+ year Tradition

Festool is a family-owned business that has been developing innovative, precision-engineered and durable power tool solutions for nearly a century. Founded in Germany in 1925, Festool is a leading manufacturer of power tools, known for its systems-based approach to power tools that are designed for efficiency and high performance. Festool's mission, Built Better To Build Better, focuses on creating better tools that empower professional tradespeople to elevate their skills and deliver outstanding results by helping them build cleaner, faster, smarterbetter.

For more information, visit www.festoolusa.com or www.festoolcanada.com.

Work with Festool

Festool is growing fast and looking for proactive, talented and energetic individuals who want to grow with us. We are a customer-centric organization that cares for our team members and stays true to our guiding principles. We are seeking high-performing individuals who are just as passionate about exceeding customers' expectations as we are. If you exude passion, creativity, commitment, and fun then we are the place for you!


Position Summary:

The driving force behind constant business growth is the presence of skilled and dedicated project managers. We're searching for a highly skilled project manager to contribute to TTS/Festool's growth. The Project Manager will be responsible for championing, facilitating, and ensuring the successful completion of assigned company initiatives. The ideal candidate will have strong work plan development and progress oversight skills. The Project Manager will be expected to prepare and present progress updates to appropriate management channels regularly, ensuring the progression that we seek is achieved.

Job Duties/Accountabilities:

Essential Functions:

  1. Build and develop the project team to ensure maximum performance, providing purpose, direction, and motivation
  2. Lead projects from requirements definition through deployment, identifying schedules, scopes, budget estimations, and project implementation plans, including risk mitigation
  3. To coordinate internal and external resources, ensuring projects remain within scope, schedule, and defined budgets, in collaboration with project staff from various functional departments
  4. Analyze project progress and, when necessary, adapt scope, timelines, and costs to ensure that the project team adheres to project requirements
  5. Establish and maintain relationships with appropriate client stakeholders, providing day-to-day contact on project status and changes
  6. Establish and maintain processes to manage scope over the project lifecycle, setting project quality and performance standards, and assessing and managing risk within, and across, multiple projects
  7. Develop and maintain partnerships with outside resourcesincluding third-party vendors and researchers
  8. Monitor and assign resources appropriately to streamline project efficiency and maximize deliverable outputs
  9. Report project outcomes and/or risks to the appropriate management channels as neededescalating issues as necessary based on project work plans
  10. Oversees major infrastructure repair and renovations projects
  11. Manage bid processes up-to and including the selection of vendors and basic contract negotiation
  12. Assists with the development of departmental budgets, including capital, operating and construction budgets
  13. Work on special projects as assigned

Qualifications:

Minimum requirements to competently perform the key responsibilities of this job in terms of educational background, work experience, licenses/certifications or other knowledge, skills, and abilities.

Basic Requirements:

  • BA/BS degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 3-5 years of experience in a project management field
  • 1+ years of leadership experience
  • Ability to travel both locally and globally, as necessary

Preferred Requirements:

  • Professional certificationincluding PMP/PRINCE II
  • Experience developing in-house platforms for internal processes
  • Experience coaching and educating project teams to strengthen team members' capabilities and skill sets.
  • Ability to interact and negotiate with mid to senior-level management
  • Experience with various project management software platforms, Planisware preferred.

Affirmative Action/EEO statement

TTS provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

ADA Factors

Physical: For each physical demand in the job, describe the job activity involved.

If appropriate, describe accommodations which may be available.

Activity

% of Time

Comments

1.

Standing

20

Walking

60

Sitting

20

Activity

Frequency *

Lbs.

Comments

2.

Lifting

infrequent

50 lbs.

Carrying

infrequent

20 lbs.

Pushing

infrequent

50 lbs.

Pulling

infrequent

50 lbs.

* (Frequency: hourly / daily / weekly / occasional / infrequent)

Activity

Yes/ No/Occas.

Comments

3.

Climbing

No

Balancing

Yes

Ladder

4.

Stooping

Yes

Kneeling

Yes

Crouching

Yes

Crawling

Occasional

5.

Handling

Yes

Reaching

Yes

Above shoulder

Occasional

6.

Repetitive Hand Movement

Yes

Typing, Use of handtools

Grasping

Yes

Fine Manipulation

Yes

Typing, paperwork

7.

Repetitive Foot Movement

No

8.

Speaking

Yes

Phone and personal interactions

Hearing

Yes

Phone and personal interactions

9.

Seeing

Yes

Computer and paperwork

Depth Perception

Occasional

Color Vision

Yes

Environmental: For each environmental condition in the job, describe the conditions involved. If appropriate, describe accommodations which may be available.

Environmental

Condition *

Comments

1.

Inside/Outside

Inside

2.

Cold/Heat

Normal

3.

Wet/Dry

Normal

4.

Noise/Vibrations

Normal

5.

Hazards

Normal

6.

Fumes/Dust/Odors

Normal

* Indicate either condition listed in the Environmental column, or Normal or None if applicable.

Other Factors

Comments



PI196588344

Festool USA

Address

Boone County, IN
USA

Industry

Construction