Project Manager - Telecommunications

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania | Contract

Post Date: 05/26/2017 Job ID: 14679 Industry: Network Professional

Project Manager - Telecommunications
Pittsburgh, PA

Currently have an opening in Pittsburgh, PA for a Project Manager to focus on telecommunications cabling projects within a LAN department. Interested candidates should have 10 or more years’ experience in structured cabling projects as well as 5 years’ experience in the management of complex structured wiring projects. 

Project Manager Essential Duties

  • Provide initial client contact to assess scope of work, schedule and resources necessary to successfully complete a project. 
  • Prepare a complete estimate for selected project with a detailed review of plans, specifications and bid form. 
  • Plan and organize a project under the directions of a Network Infrastructure Manager. 
  • Establish project objectives, policies, procedures and performance standards within boundaries of corporate policies. 
  • Supervise the preparation of all change orders on the project. Negotiate all change orders on the project and monitor construction activities to ensure project is being built on schedule, and within budget. 
  • Investigate any potentially serious situations and implement corrective measures within company guidelines, and under supervision. 
  • Supervise the preparation of any and all change quotations for presentation to the prime client. Negotiate all change quotations to a conclusion. 

Project Manager Requirements

  • 10+ years’ experience in structured cabling and associated skills. 5 years’ experience in the management of complex structured wiring projects. 
  • Must have a proven track record of success on handling multiple projects valued $1M or greater 
  • BICSI Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) or PMI/RTPM Project Management Certification, preferred but not required. 
  • Superior technical design understanding and ideally hands-on productivity skills in the mandatory categories. 
  • Exposure and knowledge of the following:
    • All aspects of copper cable plant. 
    • Cat 5e, Cat 6 cable plants. 
    • Multi pair riser and tie cabling. 
    •  All aspects of fiber cable plant. 
    • Single mode installation and termination. 
    • Multimode installation and termination. 
    • Must have working knowledge and be proficient with all types of test equipment. 
    • Cat 5e and Cat 6 tester of various manufactures. 
    • Fiber light source and power meter tester. 
    • OTDR 
  • Proficient in using a computer and Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Visio, etc.)
  • Basic ability to use AutoCAD
  • Effective performance management skills 
  • Extensive knowledge of safety protocols and procedures 
  • Ability to work under time pressure and adapt to changing requirements with a positive attitude 
  • Effective oral and written communication skills 
  • Ability to interact effectively and professionally with all levels of employees, both management and staff alike, vendors, clients, and others

Project Manager - Telecommunications - 14679

Travis Heider
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