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Project Manager (Large Projects) - Jedson Engineering

Location:   Cincinnati, OH

Salary:   based on experience


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CLIENT SUMMARY:

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. Gilman Partners is a retained search firm in Cincinnati who is partnering with Jedson on this recruiting opportunity.

 

JOB SUMMARY:  

This position requires someone who possesses the knowledge and skills to develop large project plans, scope of services, schedules, budgets and execution plans.  This person will be needed for a long-term project led by someone with both food & beverage experience and experience managing industrial projects over $150 million in scope.  The successful candidate will 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.  

 

KEY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Lead all aspects of Engineering, Procurement, Construction, and Construction Management projects from inception to customer acceptance
  • Understand client and Jedson project success criteria and ensure both are achieved
  • Manage client relationship, identifying and anticipating needs while earning trust and building relationships for future project pipeline
  • Develop and implement project execution plan to accomplish scope, cost, schedule, measurement, and change management
  • Identify and build an execution team of both internal and vendor resources, providing leadership and mentoring aligned with project success criteria and policy compliance
  • Coordinate with Jedson leadership for required resources, providing performance feedback and identifying capability gaps
  • Provide internal and external project reporting

 

IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor's degree (B. S.) in engineering from four-year college or university
  • 15+ years of related experience in project engineering, construction, and management
  • Candidate must have food & beverage industry experience AND experience managing industrial projects over $75 million in scope. 
  • Demonstrated experience in both front-end engineering and detailed engineering processes
  • 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 
  • Willing to step in and work alongside the project execution team 

 



Contact:

Chuck Aardema, Executive Recruiter

caardema@gilmanpartners.com

513.842.5325