Project Manager – About Us
Swisslog is part of the KUKA group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions.
************ Swisslog designs, develops and delivers best-in-class automation solutions for forward-thinking hospitals, warehouses and distribution centers. We offer integrated systems and services from a single source – from consulting to design, implementation and lifetime customer service. Behind the company’s success are 2 300 employees worldwide, supporting customers in more than 50 countries. The WDS services portfolio ranges from building complex warehouses and distribution centers, to software and consulting services in the field of supply chain management. WDS designs, develops and delivers efficient intralogistics automation solutions that enable forward thinking customers to provide the right products, to the right place, at the right time.Project ManagerMason, Ohio (or remote home office)
Your Tasks: In the role of Project Manager, you will become part of a fast growing global company offering turnkey integrated solutions for material handling, order fulfillment, and inventory control. You will be given the opportunity to utilize your project management experience and further develop your leadership skills by taking control for the technical and commercial success of multi-million dollar system integration projects through their entire lifecycles.
Your commitment to lead and coordinate all necessary tasks, including thorough reviews of proposals, contracts, specifications and drawings, site surveys, system design, and equipment procurement ensures that your projects will be delivered on time, on budget, and with superior quality. Your determination to develop strong relationships with your customers, combined with your ability to lead, manage and motivate internal teams and sub-contractors are key drivers for outstanding customer satisfaction. By taking responsibility for cost management, change order processing, project completion, and close out you will become part of Swisslog’s continuing success and growth in North America.
BS or MS in Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Systems Engineering or other related field.
Minimum of 5+ years of project management experience, preferably within automated material handling and logistics applications.
Ability to manage more than one project in various sizes and complexities, for retrofit and Greenfield applications.
Good integration skills for the management and control of a number of separate sub-systems within a project.
Excellent leadership and organizational skills.
Effective planning abilities, not only with project scheduling, but also personally to achieve the required goals and duties.
Excellent listening skills – willing to learn from others.
An understanding of Control and Software philosophies for automated material handling systems is preferred.
Willingness and ability to travel up to 50%.
Swisslog offers challenging work in a globally networked environment as well as competitive base salary, comprehensive benefits including health/dental and 401k! United efforts of our employees represent the basis for developing and delivering the best solutions for our customers. To apply please complete the online application form.
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