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Project Manager

Swisslog Logistics
Newport News, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

Job Description:

In the role of Project Manager, you will become part of a fast growing global company offering turnkey integrated solutions for material handling, order fulfillment, and inventory control. You will be given the opportunity to utilize your project management experience and further develop your leadership skills by taking control for the technical and commercial success of multi-million dollar system integration projects through their entire lifecycles.

Your commitment to lead and coordinate all necessary tasks, including thorough reviews of proposals, contracts, specifications and drawings, site surveys, system design, and equipment procurement ensures that your projects will be delivered on time, on budget, and with superior quality. Your determination to develop strong relationships with your customers, combined with your ability to lead, manage and motivate internal teams and sub-contractors are key drivers for outstanding customer satisfaction. By taking responsibility for cost management, change order processing, project completion, and close out you will become part of Swisslog’s continuing success and growth in North America.

Candidate Profile:

 BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering or other related field.

 Minimum of 5+ years of project management experience, preferably within automated material handling and logistics applications.

 Ability to manage more than one project in various sizes and complexities, for retrofit and Greenfield applications.

 Good integration skills for the management and control of a number of separate sub-systems within a project.

 Excellent leadership and organizational skills.

 Effective planning abilities, not only with project scheduling, but also personally to achieve the required goals and duties.

 Excellent listening skills - willing to learn from others.

 Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills on all levels.

 Good negotiation skills

 An understanding of Control and Software philosophies for automated material handling systems is preferred.

 Willingness and ability to travel domestically. Some International travel is also required.

 

Company Description
Swisslog shapes the future of intralogistics with robotic, data-driven and flexible automated solutions that achieve exceptional value for our customers. We help forward-thinking companies optimize the performance of their warehouses and distribution centers with future-ready automation systems and software. Our integrated offering includes consulting, system design and implementation, and lifetime customer support in more than 50 countries. Swisslog is a member of the KUKA Group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions with more than 14,000 employees worldwide.

Swisslog Logistics

Why Work Here?
Global organization that is growing! One of the best 401K programs in the industry.

Swisslog shapes the future of intralogistics with robotic, data-driven and flexible automated solutions that achieve exceptional value for our customers. We help forward-thinking companies optimize the performance of their warehouses and distribution centers with future-ready automation systems and software. Our integrated offering includes consulting, system design and implementation, and lifetime customer support in more than 50 countries. Swisslog is a member of the KUKA Group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions with more than 14,000 employees worldwide.

Address

Newport News, VA
USA

Industry

Construction

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