Job Vacancy Telecommunication Project Leader 1 M.C. Dean

Job title: Telecommunication Project Leader 1

Company: M.C. Dean

Job description: The Telecommunication Project Leader works independently on small to medium sized projects or as part of a larger, more complex project. Is responsible for the overall administration, organization, design, and implementation of a project. A Project Leader is highly proficient in managing the entire spectrum of the project lifecycle from initiation up to close out. Is a key player from proposal to implementation. Provides solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.

Job Requirements

Responsibilities included, but not limited to:

  • Leading the design and deployment of Information Transport Systems and telecommunications systems.
  • Establishing and implementing procedures and controls to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget.
  • Performing site surveys and conducting design reviews.
  • Assisting the project Superintendent and Engineering in the preparation of project documentation requirements, project layout, and field office support.
  • Managing Subcontractors related to M.C. Deans installation scope.
  • Developing and maintaining resource-loaded project schedule in MS Project.
  • Coordinating and running a project kick-off meeting (PKOM) and key monthly project (KPR) reviews.
  • Forecasting cash flow and manpower needs for projects.
  • Reading and interpreting blueprints, project specifications and project schedule.
  • Working with the project team to develop budgets with cost codes for allocating manpower to the schedule for foreman level tracking.
  • Researching and compiling submittals, identifying/pricing change orders and preparing estimates for projects.
  • Preparing a design/build project estimate based on basis of design criteria.
  • Meeting with customers to present proposals and cost estimates.
  • Interpreting and explaining plans and contract terms to administrative staff, workers, and clients.
  • Capable of writing detail RFPs and Scopes of work.
  • Understanding and following bid procedures and bid forms.
  • Conferring with supervisory personnel, owners, contractors, and design professionals to discuss and resolve matters such as work procedures, complaints, and construction problems.
  • Coordinating the acquisition of all materials, monitoring tool and equipment requirements with the project team and the warehouse.
  • Coordinating all required permits and licenses for projects and ensuring all inspections are handled correctly and in a timely manner.
  • Overall financial management of the project (s).
  • Responsible to keep the profitability at and/above budget.
  • Assuring a timely completion of a project including the completion of punch-list items, the submittal of accurate as-built drawings, operation and maintenance manuals, and the completion of all training and other administrative requirements of the contract documents.
  • Monitoring project budgets in order to ensure positive cash flow and to maintain profitability.
  • Responsible for all Indirect and Direct Labor productive and staffing needs.
  • Responsible for all financial reporting and cashflow for the projects
  • Responsible for change orders tracking and reporting.
  • Responsible for all Risk Management Activities including identification, tracking, mitigation
  • Identifying opportunities for cost-saving measures, quality improvement and incorporating best practices.
  • Ensuring Project Reviews are complete, and all information is accurate.
  • Developing detailed safety, procurement, staffing and equipment plans.
  • Manage Quality Control and Assurance efforts to ensure compliance with documents and client needs.
  • Ensuring all safety regulations are adhered to.
  • Preparing contracts and negotiating revisions, changes, and additions to contractual agreements with architects, consultants, clients, suppliers, and subcontractors.
  • U. S. Citizen with eligibility to obtain a Secret Security Clearance.

Qualifications / Skills Sets / Expectations:

  • Supervise Construction Project Managers and perform PM duties on construction projects.
  • Maintain operational and administrative control for construction projects.
  • Extensive Project Management experience managing teams and monitoring multiple projects at any given time.
  • 7-9 years of experience as a Project Manager or equivalent with a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or related degree.
  • Managing projects as a Project Lead for 5+ years.
  • Experience working on telecommunication and electronic security projects ranging from $500,000 to $10M.
  • Experience installing Information Transport Systems.
  • Experience working with management systems such as scheduling, job cost reports, estimating, safety, documentation requirements, and quality control.
  • Experience using MS Office Suit, Sophisticated Project Management, CPM Scheduling, Cost, modeling, and AutoCAD software.
  • Experienced in up-front project involvement with engineering firms, the client, and General Contractors.
  • Proven track record of successful projects.
  • Has Managed diverse groups on projects that involve multi-discipline knowledge for example: Fire Alarm, Communications, Security, AV, Power, and Instrumentation.
  • Prepares status reports and works to ensure plans adhere to the business requirements.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Typically reports to senior management.
  • Must have strong interpersonal and writing skills and be a problem owner/solver.
  • Can direct cross function teams to reach mutual agreement to meet business objectives.
  • Able to work in a diverse environment, with personnel having a range of backgrounds.
  • Strong analytical thinking to evaluate options and directions. Can facilitate change and communicate effectively.
  • Strong leadership and coaching skills.
  • Experience overseeing and approving monthly job cost updates, productivity reports, and quarterly cash flow projections.
  • Proficiency in the Critical Path Method (CPM) scheduling method and General Contractor Schedules.
  • Requires reliable attendance at customer site during work hours required by customer.
  • Requires the ability to work a flexible schedule that includes occasional nights and weekends.
  • Up to 25% travel, must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license and a satisfactory driving record.

Physical Abilities:

  • Exposure to computer screens for an extended period of time.
  • Sitting for extended periods of time.
  • Reach by extending hands or arms in any direction.
  • Have finger dexterity in order to manipulate objects with fingers rather than whole hands or arms, for example, using a keyboard.
  • Listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Communicate information and ideas in speaking so others will understand.
  • Read and understand information and ideas presented in writing.
  • Apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers that make sense.
  • Identify and understand the speech of another person.

Expected salary:

Location: Washington DC

Job date: Sun, 13 Aug 2023 01:15:53 GMT

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