Project Manager – Engineer – 0419-B

Design Systems, Inc.

Farmington Hills, MI

Position Duties:

  • Identify, track, and distribute project deliverables to our high level of quality expectations.
  • Chair and attend engineering & coordination meetings.
  • Maintain and track open issues logs
  • Responsible to prepare and distribute Meeting Minutes
  • Perform field checks
  • Mentor younger team members
  • Prepare & review engineering studies and drawing packages
  • Develop capital project business case / ROI’s and present to management
  • Write specifications & prepare cost estimates
  • Review all drawings and documents for conformance to standards and specifications
  • Develop and manage a project plan through the complete project life cycle.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Prior Project Management experience required
  • Budget and Schedule planning and tracking experience required.
  • Construction &/or facility installation experience preferred.
  • Manufacturing background required
  • Prefer 5 to 10 year’s design, engineering and/or tooling and equipment experience.
  • Must demonstrate; excellent leadership, interpersonal and communication skills, organized.
  • Ability to assess, track, and mitigate project risks.
  • Ability to determine the customer’s requirements and goals, compare with the DSI proposal, and communicate directly with the customer and DSI Senior Management.
  • Ability to identify and communicate not in scope items directly with the customer in a timely manner to avoid potential budget issues.
  • Conveyor or Automation experience preferred.
  • Mechanical, structural steel and electrical backgrounds preferred
  • Structural steel engineering experience preferred

Computer Skills:

  • Microsoft Office
  • AutoCAD

Other Requirements:

  • Ability to Travel
  • Valid Passport
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Personal Credit Card

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