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At Peterson our Vision is to be our customers’ first choice. We put our customers first and continually strengthen our partnerships through our employee’s hard work, ingenuity and determination. Our 80 year history is a reflection of our collective efforts and focus.
We provide a family oriented environment that promotes safety, personal growth and professional achievement. Critical to our continued success is hiring and developing exceptional employees. We are deeply committed to providing an environment necessary to attract and retain engaged employees who will relentlessly strive to reach Peterson’s strategic goals and vision. We have high standards for our employees, with good reason. They represent Peterson, our family, our brand, and our values to customers and our team members.
We have high expectations and so do you. You are exceptionally motivated, have outstanding skills, and are looking for more than just a job. We offer competitive wages, generous benefits, and promotional opportunities at a family owned and operated business that really cares about employees. If you want to work side-by-side with others who are passionate about customer service, consider joining our team. You can help us write more chapters in our success story as we move towards celebrating our 100 year anniversary.
Peterson has an immediate need for an experienced Project Manager at our Portland, OR location. The person in the position assists in development and management of sales and service projects. The primary responsibility is to insure a quality on time delivery within budget, and meeting or exceeding customer's expectations.
Work with sales team and customers to fully understand scope of supply and expecations
Provide other technical support and work/cost estimates as may be required to the sales team
Coordinate all project logistics; equipment orders, custom packaging, shipping, and site services
Through review of contract documents to ensure compliance with specifications, and appropriateness of commercial terms
Utilize project management software (iMacs) to establish budget, issue purchase orders, and monitor project financial status as costs accrue
Select vendors and issue purchase orders based on quality, compliance with customer's specifications, pricing, and availability
Coordinate material deliveries and production scheduling, arrange shipping, and expedite as appropriate to meet schedule demands
Act as primary liason between Peterson and customer for the duration of a project
Ensure quality control; coordinate all on site activities including manpower, subcontractors, testing, and inspections as applicable
Responsible for profitable delivery of projects as estimated
Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university in a related field; and three (3) to five (5) years of related experience in project management in the construction industry; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity and a drug free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law. A drug screen and background check is required.