25 days old

AV Installation Project Manager

Creative Technology Group
Des Plaines, IL 60018
  • Job Code
    174740159

Creative Technology (CT) is one of the world's leading suppliers of specialist Audio Visual equipment to the sports, corporate, exhibition and entertainment industries. Our bespoke events staging services bring together advice, support and equipment of the highest quality, providing everything from large screen displays to content delivery systems.

CT's global reputation for unparalleled levels of customer service results from our innovative application of the latest technology alongside the very best technical and operational personnel. With inventoried offices in Europe, the USA, the Middle East and Asia Pacific regions, CT has established itself as a market leader utilizing the strong relationship between the international offices.

Whilst being able to provide equipment and crew to special events, CT can also handle all logistics and support services such as freight, accommodation and local labor. Full turnkey solutions are becoming an increasingly commonplace requirement, particularly on larger projects in the more challenging areas of the globe. CT's long-term experience, management and planning expertise, and global network of suppliers allows major projects to be delivered with local knowledge in a cost-effective manner irrespective of location.

What You Will Do

  • Responsible for supervision of all personnel and activities on project site.
  • Obtain and read all contract documents including, but not limited to: bid drawings and specifications, contract, project workbook, subcontractor scopes of work, and construction schedule.
  • Acquire a thorough understanding of project requirements and objectives including, but not limited to: contractual, financial, technical, schedule, construction coordination, materials, personnel, and scope of work.
  • Facilitate internal project kick-off meeting that includes key participants from sales, engineering, fabrication, and installation.
  • Coordinate all in house activities associated with project execution, including but not limited to: submittals, engineering, fabrication and installation, programming, commissioning, testing and troubleshooting.
  • Create and manage the project schedule.
  • Function as the focal point for internal and external project communication and documentation.
  • Coordinate activities with general contractor, construction manager, owner and other trades as required.
  • Provide regular reports of job progress to all stakeholders.
  • Assist with or facilitate the ordering of materials upon approval of submittal documents or verification from engineering for design-build projects.
  • Coordinate with installation/operations manager to schedule personnel for installation.
  • Cooperatively manage and monitor the labor expenditures of engineering, fabrication and installation personnel over the course of the project and communicate (upward) any issues that impact profitability.
  • Solicit quotes from qualified subcontractors as required.
  • Generate and/or respond to construction communication including, but not limited to: requests for information, change order documents, room readiness letters, delay or compression notification of theft or damage to materials, tools or vehicles, safety or injury reports, warranty information, material handoff or inventory, punch lists, field reports, sign-off documents or other documentation as assigned or required.
  • Proactively manage the change order process.
  • Regularly inspect installation work performed by staff and/or subcontractors.
  • Test, or certify the performance of, installed systems.
  • Coordinate and/or provide training to client.
  • Coordinate turn-over of project to service department at the end of each project.
  • Ability to work overtime when required.

What You Will Need

  • CAPM, PMP preferred but not required.
  • CTS (Certified Technical Specialist) preferred but not required.
  • 3- 5 years AV industry experience.
  • The Ability to supervise and manage tasks and personnel to meet project objectives.
  • Will participate in, and successfully complete, an on-site apprenticeship to a Sr. Project Manager for the duration of up to 60 days. This mentorship may require travel for the entire period.
  • Will possess a fundamental understanding of AV system functionality and installation process and techniques.
  • Ability to troubleshoot and solve technical, personnel or other project related issues.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, Microsoft project, Adobe Acrobat, Basecamp, D-Tools and AutoCAD viewing or markup utilities.
  • Ability to generate timely, concise, and effective business correspondence.
  • Ability to read and comprehend project technical documents including, but not limited to; engineering and architectural drawings, schedules, test reports, or commissioning documents.
  • Ability to create and maintain construction schedules.
  • Ability to interact with employees, customers, and colleagues in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Effective time management and attention to detail.
  • Must possess a valid Driver's License and be a safe driver.
  • Travel to job sites will be required.

What We Offer

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision coverage
  • Vacation Days
  • Sick Days
  • 401(k)
  • Discount Programs
  • Life Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Account

Why Join Us?

Check us out at?www.ct-group.com





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Posted: 2022-04-21 Expires: 2022-05-22

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