Working as a key member within the Construction Management Team, the Construction Project Manager will lead the design and development at this Greenfield site for automotive facilities such as Paint Shop, Body Shop, General Assembly, or Stamping.
Experience in construction project management of large-scale facilities in the automotive industry.
Expert background in implementing Project Management controls tools and techniques on site.
Ability to manage multiple contractors on project site.
Subject matter expertise in General Assembly, Paint Shop or Body Shop facilities preferred.
Understanding of interface with machinery & equipment to be installed later in the project development cycle.
Shall be fully experienced in managing complex programs, leading a large team of multi-cultural engineers, liaising positively with client organization, and communicating effectively to achieve a flawless launch.
Should have experience in mentoring teams to reach their potential.
Ability to develop, maintain and produce reports on project cost forecast, budget / actual for building and utilities investments relating to Engineering, Construction and Materials.
Experienced in change order tracking and management, and avoiding future claims.
Background in vendor contract management, including control and protection of cost, schedule, quality and change management.
Able to implement change management process and approval protocol for engineering and construction changes including follow up on documentation and executive reporting.
Managing and verifying completeness and accuracy of contractor invoices and payments.
This is a leadership role, with extensive hands-on responsibility.
Quality delivery of services to achieve Launch milestones will be a primary deliverable for this assignment.
Core Competencies :
In addition to superior interpersonal skills, the candidate will also possess -
Project Management Quality Management Supervision Integrity
Engineering Management Delegation Quality Focus Cost Estimating
Attention to Detail Value Engineering Managing Performance and Risk
Proficiency with the full suite of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project) and Outlook.
Minimum Bachelor degree from related discipline(s) or equivalent experience and 10+ years related experience.
Candidates should have prior work experience in automotive manufacturing facilities.
Previous overseas project assignments are viewed as a plus.