Join our growing team! We are looking for Project Managers to hit the ground running with projects of various sizes and complexities. Positions are available in both our Tacoma, WA office and at our Kendell corporate office in Mendota Heights, MN.
This position is responsible for managing a moderate to significant contract-based project workload. Our Project Managers are responsible for the following:
Organizing and aligning all project information and requirements
Verbal and written communication with customers, vendors, architects and manufacturers
Knowledge of project and all requirements
Determine project timeline and required dates for material
Complete field verification and attend jobsite/project/trade coordination meetings
Review returned show drawings and submittals
Arranging the supply of Division 8 products and material
Release project materials and product for purchase per approved schedules or contractor approval
Coordinate frame fabrication
Manage phasing of material
Coordinate both in-house installation of hardware and field installation of doors, frames and hardware.
Manage freight cost throughout shipping process
Propose, price and write changed orders and address other contractor/owner requests
Problem solve with contractor or colleagues on project issues, changes, etc
Prepare and submit project change order proposals
Process change orders
Handle product warranty issues and back charges
Facilitate and complete close out requirements
Participation in design-build projects
Mentor Assistant Project Managers and Project Coordinators
This position offer challenging and rewarding opportunities for motivated & energetic professionals!
2-year or 4-year degree in Construction Management or related field with minimum four years industry or project management experience
DHT credential from the Door and Hardware Institute
Extensive total opening experience: hardware, hollow metal, wood and specialty door knowledge
Knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, and database software as well as industry specific applications (e.g. Protech, Titan)
Exemplary written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work independently without the involvement of a mentor
High level of interpersonal skills and customer relations skills to handle a variety of situations
Strong organizational, communication, and time management skills
Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service and handling complaints, settling disputes, negotiating terms/pricing, and resolving various issues
Critical thinking and problem solving skills to identify and evaluate complex problems, review related information and develop solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems, determine the best approach or option and implement solutions
General knowledge of mathematic applications including arithmetic, algebra, geometry, fractions, and ratios
Ability to work independently and as part of a team while maintaining a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
Position requires a valid driver’s license and be insurable to drive
Additional Salary Information: Salary is dependent on experience. Benefits include medical/dental/vision insurance coverage, short-term & long-term disability and life insurance, paid time off, paid holidays, 401K and more.
About Washington Architectural Hardware Company
Washington Architectural Hardware is dedicated to being the Northwest’s leading distributor of architectural doors, frames, hardware, and building specialties with a commitment to providing the highest quality products and superior service.
We strive to earn the business of contractors, architects, and building owners by continually exceeding their expectations in the quality of the service we provide and the products we supply.
From a small tenant improvement to a high rise hotel or office building, Washington Architectural Hardware has the experience and expertise to successfully handle any project. Our staff consists of certified professionals who value integrity and mutual respect in their relationships with customers and coworkers. We have a well stocked inventory of hardware and hollow metal doors and frames; full hollow shop and key shop for the convenience of our customers.
Any item, Any brand, One call!