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Project Manager

Job Order ID 3531
Country United States
Province/State Florida
City Orlando

Employment Type Permanent
Posted Date 1/17/2020

Brief Description

Project Manager – Orlando, FL

Permanent Position


Under minimal supervision, the Project Manager obtains and understands the necessary information to estimate, purpose and plan the installation of connectivity solutions. Once a project is sold, the Project Manager supports the Lead Technician and holds overall responsibility and accountability for the success of the implementation. This position requires a broad-based knowledge official and wide area networks, complex structured cabling systems comprising fiber, copper and wireless LAN mediums, and the ability to apply the expertise in a wide variety of custom settings. This permanent position is responsible for consulting with and assisting customers and prospective customers in identifying the most effective methods to manage their data, voice and video connectivity systems. This position will have frequent contact with customers, prospective customers and many internal departs on a frequent and regular basis, as well as with vendors on an as-needed basis.  

Requirement Note




• Accept periodic assignments that involve travel away from immediate district office area. Based on client needs, business needs and project scope the Operations Manager will designate work assignments that involve travel.
• Complete and submit all paperwork (timesheets, material forms, Project Authorizations, etc.) according to company policies and procedures.
• Maintain accurate records and logs regarding use of private automobile for company business trips and other out-of-pocket expenses that are job related.
• Managed assigned projects to a successful, profitable conclusion from both the customer’s and the company’s perspective.
• Maintain relationships with manufacturer and distributor representative that support business interests, conform to our values and provides that appropriate degree of confidentiality.
• Listen to the customer or prospective customer with intensity in order to obtain an exact understanding of customer’s challenges and objectives.
• Prepare high caliber, professional proposals which include detailed scope of work, technical schematics, detailed components listings that meet or exceed performance requirements, and pricing that is both competitive and profitable.
• Deliver technical presentations to customers or prospective customers with high degree of subtle authority to instill confidence in the listener with regard to company’s proposal.
• Conduct surveys to evaluate existing environment and to determine most effective methods of designing the cabling plant based on cable routing conditions, etc. and equipment to be used to meet customer requirements. This responsibility includes review of building structure and investigation of applicable code regulations, reading and interpreting blueprints and other types of architectural plans, renderings and drawings to ensure optimum solutions.
• Pricing on any RFPs (Request of Proposal), contacts or bids must be fair, accurate and consistent. All state laws and guidelines regarding taxes on materials must be followed. All labor charges must reflect actual times to perform all aspects of work to be performed, irrespective of type of media or terminations. Responsibility also includes constant evaluations and update of pricing strategies. This strategy must be based on current market trends, competitive intelligence gathering and profitability.
• Accurately and succinctly author the scope work aspects of customer proposals.
• Accurately estimate labor and material requirements for each project.
• Together with Lead Technician, ensure projects are implemented according to labor and material estimate. Provide project Lead Technician with detailed, clear and accurate implementation information including labor estimates and schedules to allow Lead Technician to schedule work and resources.
• Create Purchase orders and follow material procurement process to ensure the timely and efficient availability of material on the project.
• Work with the Project Coordinator and Lead Technician to ensure material procurement to obtain maximum project efficiency, both operationally and monetarily.
• Respond to the Lead Technician request for assistance on changes in project scope during the installation.
• Manage the installation of projects in a manner that will ensure quality, efficient use of resources and complete customer satisfaction.
• On projects that will be progress billed, create a schedule of values that will enable efficient updating of work progressive.


JOB SPECIFICATIONS Education and Training

• High school diploma or equivalent required
• Requires a minimum of two (2) years college level courses, preferably in the computer sciences or business areas.
• For individual processing minimum educational requirements this position requires a minimum of three (3) direct industry-related work experience.
• A minimum of five (5) years direct industry -related work experience is required for an individual not possessing minimum educational requirements.
• A Registered Communication Distribution Designer (RCDD) certification is preferred for this position.
• PMP Preferred


Experience and Skills

• The fundamental skills required are time management, project management, ability to communicate technical matters in a clear and concise manner both verbally and in writing, ability to read and understand highly technical publications, bid proposals and instructions.
• Thorough knowledge of physical plants, building structures, electrical and structural codes and regulations and routing conditions within and between buildings for aerial, conduit and underground cabling.
• Ability to read and interpret blueprints for the purpose of designing cable plant configurations and estimating time, material and technicians’ requirements for effective time job completion.
• Extensive knowledge in all cable and wiring standards such as the EIA/TIA 568 suite documents and the ability to apply them in cabling design and implementation. Must possess extensive knowledge and experience in all media types. Knowledge of specifications, limitations and applications of all these media types and their utilization benefits is also required.
• Ability to work with small telecommunication components such as fiber optic strands and small gauge copper wire.
• Ability to distinguish the different colors of small conductor wire and fiber optic strands.
• This position requires an intermediate proficiency in spreadsheet and word processing software.

Contact Details:
Stephanie Gonzalez
(813) 973-2200 xtn 3009