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Otis Elevator Company Project Manager, New Equipment in Canton, Massachusetts

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United States of America


OT272: NKB - Canton, MA 95 Shawmut Rd, Canton, MA, 02021 USA

Otis Elevator Company is searching for a highly motivated New Equipment Project Manager to oversee coordination of activities on multiple new equipment installation projects. The NE Project Manager will ensure efficiency, cost containment, and customer satisfaction.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Ensure flawless execution of each project by completing on schedule, within budget, and meets all technical & safety standards, regulatory compliance requirements, and customer expectations

  • Coordinate all contract activities from the project award stage to completion of the elevator and escalator installation and provide a progress review of projects to ensure that contract documents are consistent with the required scope of the project

  • Proactively communicate with multiple representatives including general contractors, owners, building managers, architects and designers, State and Local authorities and regulatory agencies concerning project design, preparations, and scheduling of installation for the equipment

  • Ability to work closely with the internal sales staff, construction superintendents, and senior leadership to ensure a successful project from both the financial and customer perspectives

  • Perform construction process duties including managing billing, consultant and contractors’ payments, processing RFIs and optimizing change order opportunities, as well as maximizing project cash coverage

  • Accurately interpret construction contractual documents and contract modifications to determine cost of such change

  • Read and review architectural and structural drawings

  • Accurately analyze situations and assist in developing contingencies for estimates

Education / Certifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required; bachelor’s degree preferred

Basic Qualifications

  • Ability to work in a highly team-oriented and dynamic environment

  • Candidate must demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills to effectively develop expectations and relationships with internal and external customers

  • Needs to be self-motivated and able to manage many simultaneous projects and responsibilities

  • Successful candidate should be very comfortable in a technical environment utilizing Microsoft based computer software

  • Strong leadership skills and goal-orientated with strong time management and organizational skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of 2-3 years related project management and/or construction experience preferred

  • Knowledge of the principals of cost estimating, scheduling, and contract administration desired

Otis is the world’s largest elevator and escalator manufacturing, installation and service business. We serve customers in over 200 countries and territories around the world and maintain more than 2 million elevators and escalators globally. Our Gen2® elevator system, energy-saving ReGen™ drive technology and Link escalator solutions have set industry standards for innovation and performance. Otis has more than 69,000 employees, including engineers, digital technology experts, sales and functional specialists, as well as factory and field technicians. We are proud to be a global team that continues to rise to the challenges of a fast-moving, high-performance company. Together, the people of Otis are creating new ideas and opportunities by collaborating across time zones, geographies and cultures to better serve our customers. So just imagine where you can take your career!

Otis is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class. To request an accommodation in completing an employment application due to a special need or a disability, please contact us at .

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