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Project Manager

Quikserv, Inc.
Upper Marlboro, MD
  • Expired: April 11, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.
This position is located in Upper Marlboro, MD.

The Project Manager is an innovative thinker and problem solver that manages Department of State construction projects from initiating, planning, execution, monitoring and controlling, and closing phases. The ideal candidate is an excellent communicator across the organization and leads with a mindset of kaizen (continuous improvement) and respect for people. Candidate will be responsible for meeting job requirements and controlling costs by coordinating and effectively utilizing all the resources needed on each project.

  • Customer Focused (develop relationships, exceed expectations, treat customers like you would like to be treated)
  • Respect (employees, customers, suppliers, our brand)
  • Teamwork (collaboration, open communication, be passionate and have fun)
  • Results Driven (strong will to win, work to standard, not to time)
  • Kaizen (continuous improvement; embrace change; don't settle, share ideas)

  • Competitive pay
  • Great benefits package
  • Excellent growth opportunities
  • Great work/life balance.

  • Manage Department of State projects from initiating, planning, execution, monitoring and controlling, and closing phases.
  • Assess scope of work and resources required to successfully complete the project on time to the customer while maintaining and protecting margins.
  • Verify project estimate for completeness with detailed review of proposal specifications, drawings, and all contract documents.
  • Conduct meetings with customers, communicating material specifications, negotiating pricing, delivery commitments, resolving quality issues.
  • Monitor manufacturing efforts to ensure project is constructed in accordance with customers design, budget, and schedule.
  • Lead project discussions with customers, suppliers, and subcontractors.
  • Manage change orders from customer to ensure specifications are met on time at cost.
  • Provide technical assistance, i.e., interpretation of drawings, recommending construction/manufacturing methods as required.
  • Monitor project costs and project schedule to ensure all objectives are met.
  • Prepare complete plan of execution.
  • Plan, coordinate, and manage activities involved in purchasing materials, products, and services to meet customer requirements on time.
  • Establish effective communications, good relations, and positive images with customers, promoting courtesy, objectivity, and fairness.
  • Support and follow all safety practices.
  • Reconcile invoicing issues with Account Payable.
  • Other projects and tasks as assigned by direct manager.

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a US Government Secret Security Clearance.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant discipline or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 3-5 years of “hands-on” Project Management experience within a Manufacturing environment.
  • Project Management Training and PMP certification is a plus.
  • Experience with storefront and curtain wall systems.
  • Ability to read architectural blueprints is required.
  • Knowledge of door hardware packages is a plus.
  • 2-4 years of Planning experience.
  • ERP systems experience. Sage 300 knowledge a plus.
  • Intermediate skills with Microsoft Office products, Excel is a must.
  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple tasks.
  • 5% - 10% international travel may be required.

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Quikserv, Inc.


Upper Marlboro, MD
20792 USA



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