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Engineering Project Manager

The Fountain Group Andover ,MA
  • Expired: 28 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description




My name is Kevin, and I am a Recruiter with The Fountain Group. We are a national staffing firm and are currently seeking an Engineering Project Manager for a prominent client of ours. This position is in Andover, MA. Details for the position are as follows:


Job Description:

Working directly for a specific Pfizer Program Manager, manage the development, design and construction of major and minor building renovation projects as required in support of Pfizer Research and Development business goals and objectives.



•         Provide direct project management services on major facilities projects including design, construction and contract administration. Assume responsibility for project execution, including coordination of technical, financial and contracted resources toward achievement of stated goals utilizing Pfizer and Facilities Solutions procedures.

•         Incorporate supervisory and established project management and technical skills and the ability to communicate, plan, and organize effectively with colleagues, staff, management, architects, engineers, outside contractors and regulatory agencies.

•         Although reporting directly to a Pfizer Program Manager, the position requires established influencing abilities, sound judgment and the ability to act effectively with a high degree of independence.

•         Established ability to manage a variety of projects at one time and bring them to completion on time, under budget, and safely.

•         Provide direction towards solutions of technical problems. Identify, evaluate, and implement the use of technology and methods to improve Pfizer Facilities and Operations.

•         Encourage and interact with clients, developing new business relationship, goals and objectives.

•         Working with the Pfizer Program Manager, develop project funding strategies and prepare Capital Project Appropriation (CPA requests.).

•         Lead design and construction teams that consist of Pfizer staff, architects, engineers and construction managers during project scope development, design, construction, commissioning, start-up, and occupancy activities. Perform constructability reviews.

•         Assume responsibility for satisfying FS and Pfizer Leadership and customer expectations through effective design solutions and construction methods on all projects assigned.

•         Provide direction to Pfizer staff for various facilities/equipment related project issues, including life safety, value management, environmental, risk management, project auditing, health safety, legal and operations maintenance.

•         Provide direction required for compliance with State and local Building Codes, Department of Environmental Protection, USDA, FDA and OSHA regulations on construction projects assigned.

•         Provide direction for preparation of documents and submission of applications for all building permits required to execute construction for all projects assigned. Correspond with and influence City and State building officials to resolve any zoning, building code and life safety issues

•         Working in concert with Pfizer Procurement, lead the Project Procurement effort. Establish an approved bid list utilizing the Pfizer approved bidders list, generate proposals, lead the review and evaluation of proposals from design and construction management companies and recommend best qualified company/companies to provide services for projects assigned.

•         Develop and manage approved project budgets. Develop monthly cost forecasts incorporating committed, actual, and anticipated costs. Generate all required purchase orders and Statements of Work, utilizing Pfizer’s Ariba system. Process them in a timely fashion and ensure complete close-out of all purchase orders, including retainage, all waivers of lien, guarantee and warranty costs.

•         Provide direction for scheduling and logistic plans and assume responsibility for the timely and efficient completion (Project Close-out) of projects within Pfizer Standards and Guidelines for all construction projects assigned. Track and monitor approved schedules, completing monthly updates of all projects.

•         Ensure that proper safety plans have been implemented for all projects.

•         Compile and present monthly updates to a Pfizer Leadership regarding current cost and schedule forecasts, current project status, highlights, trends and potential problems on assigned projects.

•         Oversee construction activity including leading weekly Project Meetings, assuring safety and quality of all work performed, and no impact on Research.

•         Assist Pfizer in conceptually developing projects, including need, ROI, and value management.

•         Assist Pfizer Workplace Strategist with budget and schedule information for project development or inclusion in yearly budgets.

•         Develop and recommend long and short-range plans for improving and expanding discovery and develop laboratory facilities, infrastructure facilities and administration and office facilities required for Pfizer strategic initiatives.

•         Assist/Participate in FS team initiatives – project guidelines, etc.



•         Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering or equivalent.

•         8 to 12 years of project engineering and multi-faceted construction experience.

•         3 years experience in a leadership position in an engineering or project management environment.

•         Ability to supervise and provide direction for project engineering resources.

•         Experience working at a Pfizer Research site or comparable large Pharma. Research site.

•         Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Ariba, and Microsoft Project.


If you are interested in hearing more about the position please respond to this posting with your resume attached or contact me at


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Company Description
Looking for a new career, or a change from your current work environment?

The Fountain Group gives you access to more opportunities in your area of expertise and allows you to gain advice and skills training that will help you advance in your chosen career field

The Fountain Group

Looking for a new career, or a change from your current work environment? The Fountain Group gives you access to more opportunities in your area of expertise and allows you to gain advice and skills training that will help you advance in your chosen career field


1 Burtt Rd
Andover, MA