Project Manager Electronic Security
Company: Convergint Technologies
Location: New Orleans
Posted on: April 8, 2021
Location Greater New Orleans, LA (On-Premises)
Primary Office Louisiana
150 James Drive East
Saint Rose, LA 70087
Duration Full Time
Desired Education High School / GED
Desired Experience 7-10 Years
Minimum of 5-10 years of previous, relevant experience working for
an electrical contractor on medium to large projects
Experience in one or more of the following industries preferred:
electronic, fire alarm & life safety. Healthcare experience a
Minimum Of Five Years Of Project Supervisory Experience
Responsibilities 1.Manages, oversees and coordinates all aspects
for all types of projects including the largest and most complex
projects from award through completion of project, including:
overall site management of project(s) for successful and timely
completion within budget as required by the contract. Handles
multiple projects simultaneously. Prepares project installation
plan, manages the plan and prepares and implements job
- Translates a wide variety of customer needs / requirements
requiring originality and ingenuity requiring new and unique
approaches into detailed proposals and project implementation plans
to meet Customer requirements; reviews and approves estimated costs
prior to bid; provision of technical assistance to sales force as
and when required; supervision of project design engineering;
supervision of installation labor and subcontractors; preparation
of project schedules, subcontracts, change proposals, project
invoices; manages collections on projects.
- Proactively communicates project requirements to project team
and wider organization as and when required, and maintains accurate
and up to date records of job status, job changes, material flow
and other control records necessary for processing of internal and
- Acts as our customers best service provider at all times
thereby ensuring Convergint Technologies is the customers first
choice for service.
- Identifies potential project risks and develops/implements
strategies to minimize impact and control deviations from estimated
costs and project deadlines. Evaluates current systems for cost
reduction and product improvement.
- Proactively communicates project schedules, project change
proposals and related project activities on a regular basis with
customer and seek to continuously improve customer
- Coordinates the procurement of materials, supplies, services
and controls necessary for timely and cost effective completion of
project within budget.
- Establishes project milestones and analyzes costs; utilizes
financial systems to review actual vs. estimated job cost and to
provide timely and accurate project cost reports; identifies
reasons for low job site productivity and determine impact on the
project; adjusts or corrects project plan and/or project cost
estimates as necessary to meet financial goals.
- Manages the execution and review of all scope of work, terms
and conditions in customer contracts including cost control,
delivery fulfillment, and quality of service and other customer
requirements as they arise. May originate and apply new approaches
to installation methods.
- May have direct reports and perform managerial responsibilities
including but not limited to: mentoring, coaching and developing
colleagues; interviewing, hiring, planning, assigning and directing
work; performance management; project budget. Oversees
subcontractor selection process and work.
- Performs other duties and responsibilities as requested or
Skills Prolific skills in project lifecycle, resource allocation,
contract management, Microsoft projects, etc)
Knowledge or aptitude in a technical environment ( fire alarm
systems, and/or electronic security systems) or programming skills
Advanced coaching, mentoring, and staff development skills; solid
leadership orientation Actively seeks ways in which to act as a
role model, guide, develop and mentor others within the
Advanced team leadership, team building and facilitation skills
Shows initiative regularly engages in proactive behavior and looks
Extremely adaptable responds effectively to changes in situation or
information; ability to influence others and build consensus using
advanced written and verbal communication and presentation
Excellent analytical skills necessary to resolve problems and look
for solutions; strong conflict resolution skills
Advanced financial analytical skills including cost control
Expert ability to facilitate a collaborative working environment
for customers and team members
Excellent Microsoft Outlook, Project, Excel, Word and Power Point
skills; and proven ability to troubleshoot problems and look for
Other Industry-specific certifications and/or licenses preferred;
Must have valid driver's license with a clean driving record.
The position requires visits to work sites in the field. The
colleague performs some work-related travel.
Convergint Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer who is
committed to workforce diversity.
Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans are encouraged to apply.
Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to
age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, or
national origin. We offer a smoke-free and drug-free workplace.
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of background
investigation and pre-employment drug screen.
All applications and resumes are held in confidence. Only
candidates whose profiles closely match requirements will be
contacted for an interview.
Convergint Technologies is not currently hiring individuals for
this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for
employment visa status; however, as a global company, Convergint
Technologies offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S.
which can be found through our employment website at
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