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Automation Equipment Senior Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-00298
Category: Engineering
Location: ROLLING MEADOWS, Illinois
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 10 Years
Pay Rate : $ 115,000.00 - 130,000.00 /Year
Job Classification:Project Manager
Senior Project Manager - Automated Equipment
Location: Schaumburg, IL Area
Duration of Job: Direct, Full Time
Travel: 10-15%
Pay Rate: $115,000-$130,000 per year
Education Required: Bachelor's Degree (ME or EE)

The Senior Project Manager will manage all aspects of the development and implementation of large automation projects.

The Project Manager will take the projects from original concept through to final implementation while ensuring long-term customer satisfaction and repeat business.

• Manages the day-to-day operational and tactical aspects of multiple or large-scale automation projects up to $10M+ in combined volume in order to provide a quality machine, on time and under budget.
• Serves as primary interface with the customers, sales, engineering and operations in order to identify and resolve technical, schedule and financial issues.
• Reviews high-level project deliverables based upon User Requirements and schedules/prioritizes them accordingly.
• Prepares and presents progress reports, schedule updates, project reviews and performance reports to Management and Customers as required.
• Develop risk mitigation plans to prevent overruns to budget and schedule.
• Proactively identifies and manages changes in project scope, identifies potential problems, and devises contingency plans.
• Estimates revenue recognition by quarter, ensures timely invoicing, and monitors receivables for all projects under his/her direction.
• Integrates financial data for multiple projects through the Estimated Cost to Finish process on a weekly basis.
• Forecasts and analyzes profitability, revenue, margins, and utilization of resources across projects.
• Compares financial goals for the division to those of the projects and seeks ways to maximize revenue, profit and cash flow.
• Develops the Risk Assessment Plan requirement of ISO 13485 via procedures within our Business Quality Management System (BQMS).
• Maintain International Standardization Organization (ISO 13485) standards.


• B.S. in Engineering/Manufacturing/Management or equivalent experience (REQUIRED)
  • (10-15 years in automation project management)
• Must be a success-oriented individual who overcomes obstacles both internally and externally.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
• Broad knowledge of automatic assembly equipment (mechanical and controls)
• Proficiency using MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, and MS Project.

Espo Corporation
Willowbrook, IL 60527
(630) 789-2525
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