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Manufacturing Project Manager

Surrey, BC · Manufacturing
Manufacturing Project Manager
Surrey, BC (In office)
Manufacturing/ Construction
Competitive Salary $90,000-$110,000 Benefits & Bonus

Our client, a well established Canadian industrial manufacturer, is seeking an experienced Project Manager to oversee their fabrication team to deliver manufacturing projects. This role leads the fabrication team, from Project Coordinators, Fabrication Managers, welders, fitters, and other fabrication staff who coordinate teams to ensure that work is completed on time and within budget, to a high-quality standard.

This role will also be working with the internal shared services such as HSE, engineering, drafting, estimating, supply chain, and logistics teams for the successful delivery of projects and be accountable for the creation of the plan to deliver a multimillion-dollar manufacturing supply program. The ideal candidate knows how to provide leadership to deliver quality projects, strategically manage risk, monitor finances, and ensure each phase of work is started or completed on time.  This role will have a high level of customer facing engagement and would be a fit for those with an aptitude for business development. 
The Role:
  • Responsible for leading, developing, implementing, and overseeing the local manufacturing supply team and supporting the growth of the business.
  • Complete Revenue and Margin targets for all local manufacturing projects.
  • Business growth and sales of our steel manufacturing business line.
  • Monitoring project delivery progress, overseeing finance, and ensuring project quality.
  • Provide leadership and direction to the fabrication team.
  • Meeting with clients, stakeholders, and finance to report on project progress.
  • Liaising with clients and building strong working relationships.
  • Devise cost-effective plans to enable project completion.
  • Managing risks to avoid delays or reputational damage.
  • Understand and implement Health and Safety guidelines.
  • Coach and mentor project teams using performance reviews, one-on-one meetings, and constructive feedback.

The Ideal Candidate:
  • Technical Diploma or Degree (preferred) or comparable experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in steel manufacturing with hands-on custom manufacturing experience; This may include misc. metal, structural, and custom fabrication-type projects.
  • Experience engaging with customers and seeking out new opportunities to gain new work and increase company visibility in the market.
  • Able to exercise initiative, judgment, problem-solving, and decision-making.
  • Able to set priorities, plan (strategic and short-term) and organize effectively.
  • Prior experience leading and mentoring a team.
  • Demonstrates competence in communication, professionalism, organizational, analytical, and technical skills, and knowledge in the performance of duties and responsibilities.
  • Able to develop and keep effective relationships with clients, customers, and teammates.
  • Proficiency in using computer systems and applications including Microsoft Office Suite.

Job ID 16456896

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