Business Unit: Regional Solutions & Services Americas
Requisition Number: 245378
Primary Location: United States-Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Associate's Degree / College Diploma
Travel Required: 25%
Reporting to the Operations Manager, this position manages multiple fire alarm projects from pre booking to customer acceptance. supervises, directs and motivates the project team during planning, estimating, design, installation, start-up, commissioning, turnover and warranty of assigned projects.
Ensures customer satisfaction during and at final project completion.
Participates in pre-bid reviews and sales to operations turnover meetings to evaluate accuracy of the sales estimate and job layout. Analyzes plans, construction contract specifications and NFPA codes to determine project requirements, including plan submittals for approval to AHJ, local and State permits and fees. Follows up with appropriate management to assure understanding and satisfaction of job scope.
Manages the development of project plans in advance of project activity assuring effective execution by the Project Team. Monitors progress to assure compliance with the pre-determined execution plan.
Prepares or oversees preparation of engineering re-estimate reports. Utilizes financial and monthly forecasting to manage and contain costs. Utilizes financial and monthly forecasting tools and works with other team members to monitor, manage and control costs. Prepares or oversees preparation of progress billings, pursues timely payments from the customer and authorizes payments to material suppliers and subcontractors.
If needed obtains bids and selects reliable subcontractors to provide wiring, device installation, special construction or other services. Participates in job site final walk thru and manages the final building fire alarm inspection and the completion of all close out documentation such as As-Built drawings and system operating instructions, transfers or excess materials, billings, collections and payments, and all project records.
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
Individual must possess a valid Driver's license in good standing.
Individual must be at least 21 years of age in order to participate in the required Siemens vehicle plan.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Bachelors degree in Electrical/Mechanical engineering, NICET III or IV Certification.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience
Associates or Technical degree in related field, or equivalent combination.
NICET level II Certification.
Typically 2+ years of successful experience in related field and successful demonstration of key responsibilities and knowledge as presented above.
Knowledge of building construction and related State, local, and NFPA codes/standards, installation practices for Fire Alarm Systems.
Fundamentals and business operations; previous contracting skills; strong leadership, listening, verbal and written communication skills.
Experience with MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook, MS Project)