Job Details

Project Manager – Consumer Products/IPD

Location:   Cincinnati, Ohio (relo assistance offered if needed)

Salary:   based on experience


Jedson Engineering is a growing EPCM company headquartered in Cincinnati for over 30 years.  They provide full-service engineering, procurement and construction management services to industrial process manufacturers that operate in pharmaceutical, pulp & paper, chemical, consumer product and food & beverage markets across the nation.



Located in Cincinnati and reporting to the General Manager, this person must have significant  Project Management experience in the Consumer Products industry.  The successful candidate must also have a background including Integrated Project Delivery and will have used the Integrated Form of Agreement contract model.  This person will also build strong collaborative relationships internally and externally, have strong project and process skills, be well spoken and personable, and be a strong advocate for and leader of the Jedson engineering team.  



  • Manage all aspects of business projects and costs from inception to execution
  • Develop and document the scope of work
  • Understand project success criteria and ensure client expectations are met
  • Identify and communicate changes to SOW
  • Identify and effectively respond to clients issues and needs
  • Ensure the clients policies and procedures are communicated and followed by the Jedson and project team (i.e. safety policy, technical standards, site SOPs)
  • Knowledge of front-end engineering and detailed engineering process
  • Ensure your team engages with clients in an ethical and professional manner and always being an ambassador for Jedson while adhering to all standards of quality
  • Ensure PO’s are received from the client before work begins and ensure services are rendered within the approved budget; also ensure invoices are paid timely
  • Document and communicate changes to scope
  • Anticipate future work associated or derived from ongoing projects



  • Bachelor's degree (B. S.) from four-year college or university
  • 8 – 15 years of related experience in project engineering
  • Must have IPD and IFOA experience in Consumer Products 
  • Oversees project construction and testing to ensure completion and client satisfaction 
  • Demonstrated experience in driving projects within budget from initiation through a successful and timely conclusion
  • Strong interpersonal skills to build and foster positive client relationships 
  • Working in the role of a Player / Coach, willing to step in and work alongside the Project Management team at all times 
  • Coordinate and supervise project implementation, control project costs, monitor progress and quality of the projects


Scott Hirko, Partner