It’s an exciting time to be joining Jedson Engineering! We’re enjoying a sustained period of growth and have a great team who are passionate about their work in support of our clients in the pulp & paper, chemical, consumer products, and food & beverage. We have offices in the Midwest and across the Southeast and our new location in Salt Lake City. We’re family-owned and growing at an incredible pace. We’re also offering the opportunity to take your career in a new and exciting direction. It’s truly an outstanding time to join our business!
HOW WE WORK:
At Jedson, you’ll experience a variety of projects in a high growth business.
We provide a stable and versatile work environment where you’re surrounded by people who are passionate about their work.
We trust each other and work together to meet our clients’ needs.
We work as a team – and we like to have fun while we’re at it!
WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING:
This position requires someone with significant project management experience who possesses the knowledge and skills to develop project plans, scope of services, schedules, budgets and execution plans. Reporting to the location’s Operations Leader, the successful candidate will build strong collaborative relationships internally and externally, have strong project and business 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 from inception through execution
Develop and document the scope of work
Understand project success criteria and ensure client expectations are met
Develop and track project costs
Identify and communicate changes to SOW
Identify and effectively respond to clients’ issues and needs
Ensure value is provided to the client and develop & earn their trust
Ensure the clients policies and procedures are communicated and followed by the Jedson and project team (i.e. safety policy, technical standards, site SOPs)
Identify project staffing requirements
Knowledge of front-end engineering and detailed engineering process
Review and manage all project deliverables
Secure resources needed for team to execute work effectively (i.e. drawings, reports, site visits, etc.)
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
Identify areas needed to build capability to meet current and future needs
Anticipate future work associated or derived from ongoing projects
Assist in the resolution of internal Jedson issues regarding projects and staffing, identification and development of internal capability and identify PM needs such as software, training, etc.
Coordinate with Account Managers
YOUR IDEAL BACKGROUND:
Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in engineering
15 – 20+ years of related experience in project engineering and knows the Mobile industrial market
Related industry experience in pulp & paper or chemicals
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
Perform activities to improve the reliability and efficiency of operations
Coordinate and supervise project implementation, control project costs, monitor progress and quality of the projects