Burns & McDonnell Project Manager (Manufacturing / Industrial Facility Design) in Brea, California

Description

Burns & McDonnell is looking for an experienced Manufacturing Project Manager in Southern CA to build a strong regional presence to service local clients. This individual will grow a project team, further client relationships around our major clients in CA and build a national reputation for execution.

Ideal candidate will have the following responsibilities:

  • Direct and coordinate activities of several disciplines on a project of moderate scope or a combination of smaller projects

  • Project manage and pursue a wide variety of industrial facility projects including aircraft manufacturing facilities, aircraft paint facilities, flightline operation facilities, jet engine test facilities, large infrastructure upgrade projects or other manufacturing facilities

  • Oversee proposal development for project pursuits

  • Assist in the direction of project planning, budgeting and also in establishing project critical path objectives

  • Manage project resources and sub-consultants

  • Provide inspirational leadership by attracting, retaining, motivating and developing high caliber, multi-discipline talent

  • Collaborate with managers, marketing staff and other Burns & McDonnell Global Practices to identify and analyze business development opportunities that are strategically aligned with company’s objectives

  • Identify target clients for Burns & McDonnell and cultivate effective relationships with existing and potential key clients, customers and contractors to develop business

  • Develop pursuit strategy, capture plan development, go/no-go decisions in order to pre-sell projects before RFP release

  • Participate in necessary regional trade associations and professional organizations

  • Lead project teams in the manufacturing field

  • Will initially support the development and contracting of new pursuits, then execute projects in support of identified Burns & McDonnell client/s. In time, position will be responsible for expansion to new clients throughout the region

  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or related field from an accredited curriculum

  • Minimum of 10 years of related experience, including 3 or more years managing manufacturing and/or industrial engineering or architectural projects

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and manage work plans, schedules and budgets and provide leadership to a diverse project team

  • Flexibility to travel 25% of the time

  • Ability to apply and receive approval for assigned client screening and badging

  • Strong appreciation of the design-build contracting methodology and prior experience completing design-build projects

  • Must be versed in contract negotiation

  • Strong communication abilities exhibited by developed client relationships. Ability to quickly build long-term connections with internal and external clients by networking

  • Must carry strong interpersonal and communication skills and display a positive can-do attitude both internally and externally

  • Experience with aircraft assembly and manufacturing processes is preferred

  • Professional Registration in CA preferred

EEO/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.

Job Project Management

Primary Location US-CA-Brea

Other Locations US-CA-Los Angeles

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

About Burns & McDonnell

Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.

We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.

At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.

Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans

Req ID: 181551

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