The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC
  • 03-Aug-2017 to 02-Oct-2017 (EST)
  • Newport News, VA
  • Newport News, VA, USA
  • Exempt Full Time

We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager who will work in our Cook & Boardman unit in Newport News, Virgina.  While we prefer an experienced candidate we are willing to train the right applicant at entry level.

Established in 1955, The Cook & Boardman Group, LLC ("C&B") is a privately-owned technical services business and specialty distributor. C&B is the nation's leading distributor of architectural hardware, doors, doorframes, and related building products for non-residential building applications throughout the United States.  C&B's operating units include Cook & Boardman, LLC; Precision Doors & Hardware, LLC; Architectural Building Supply, LLC; Martin Architectural Products; Hollow Metal Specialists; Hardware Consultants; Precision Millwork; Exactitude; Delta Door and Hardware; Pinnacle Door & Hardware and RDL Supply. Today, C&B operates from 23 locations across ten states and serves customers throughout the United States.

We offer competitive salaries and benefits along with a generous paid time off plan.

Summary

The Project Manager works closely with General Contractors to stay abreast of needs on each active project. Participates in problem resolution for jobs and takes project from start to finish within company policies and procedures while protecting the company interests and maintaining or increasing profit margins.

Essential Functions

  • Receives telephone calls, emails and other correspondence from customers
  • When necessary prepares submittal package for General Contractor and Architect
  • Tracks outstanding submittals packages
  • Review new plans for changes and provide cost impact to General Contractor
  • Prepares orders and delivers material in accordance with project schedule requirements and monitors production schedules with factories and warehouse
  • Maintain customer relationships and develop new customers
  • Process proper internal and external paperwork in a timely manner
  • Keeps project files orderly and maintains update correspondence in file
  • Provides monthly billing and booking projections
  • Assists in collections when required
  • Assists in the sales effort to close new work
  • Required to maintain a certain sales volume determined by Branch Manager
  • Attends on site meetings as required by General Contractor
  • Participates in physical inventory as required
  • Resolves project issues in a timely manner
  • Assists in development and training of new employees when required
  • All other duties as assigned

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2 year degree in Engineering, Construction Engineering, Construction Management, Construction Technology, or equivalent experience
  • 3 to 5 Years on the job training, schooling and/or experience
  • Willing to train at entry level
  • Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent Organizational skills and time management skills required
  • Excellent Communication Skills and attention to details are critical
  • Blue print/plan reading with Specification interpretation required
  • Self-motived and proactive with ability to multi-task
  • Accurate mathematical skills required
  • Position requires minimal travel local and regional, must maintain a valid driver's license and furnish transportation
  • Knowledge of Commercial door and hardware products

Physical Demands

This position is primarily sedentary. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk and hear; stand; walk; and reach or lift using hands and arms.  Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

Work Environment

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. May require driving to work sites or customer locations.

 

Please apply by submitting your resume via this job posting.

 EOE Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor

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