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Now Hiring Designer/Project Manager for Commercial & Industrial

Schaeffer Electric Company is looking to hire a new Designer/Project Manager.  This position requires a self-motivated individual who brings a strong work ethic and is results driven.

Responsibilities:
Lead both pre-bid and post-bid design efforts.  Oversee design for prefabrication and design/build projects.  Take over a project from an estimator and follow the project through to completion on all types of construction including but not limited to hospitals, schools, industrial facilities, and commercial buildings.

Day to day tasks include:

  • Create electrical design documents based on project criteria
  • Work with prefabrication team to create drawings for efficient implementation.
  • Procure subcontractors, based on pre-determined requirements, to manage through completion of construction.
  • Collaborates with project construction team to prepare, review and monitor information and reports related to all costs involved in the budget for the project.
  • Manage sub-contractor relationship, which includes, but not limited to, initial scope and proposal review, developing final proposal based upon agreed scope of work.
  • Develop plan to comply with, and report, Minority Business Entity requirements for the project, as required.
  • Collaborate with developer, subcontractors, municipal entity, equipment suppliers, and site specific construction suppliers to develop a timeline for delivery and completion of milestones prior to project start-up.
  • Coordinate manpower requirements throughout the project and develop plans for manpower to meet budget.

Experience:

  • CAD and Revit knowledge
  • Electrical and building code knowledge
  • 3 plus years’ experience in the electrical industry.
  • College degree or experience in industry
  • Background with RFIs, Cost estimates hard bids, negotiating, material take-offs, and reading blue prints a plus.
  • Ability to layout branch circuiting; to read and understand contract documents, drawings and specifications a plus.
  • Have an understanding of general electrical design and engineering concepts and have an overall general knowledge of electrical material costs a plus.

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 401K
  • Health
  • Holidays

Please send your prepared resume to Justin Kohlman at jkohlman@schaefferelectric.com.