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Senior Project Manager

EAD, Inc. Memphis, TN

Job Description

A Great Opportunity for Growth within a Successful Company!

EAD one of the most progressive and innovative construction, controls and engineering firms is looking for a Sr. Project Manager to assist EAD is supporting internationally known clients' in the Memphis region with engineering, construction and controls automation projects. We specialize in the food, pharmaceutical, and parcel industries and¦WE MAKE COOL STUFF!

EAD Engineering is looking for an experienced Senior Project Manager for projects in industrial, processing, institutional and commercial facilities.  The Project Manager is responsible for leading cross-functional teams of process/business experts, engineers and designers to deliver client projects on time, on budget and in scope.  They are also the primary point of contact for new clients from the closing of the sale to the successful project execution.


  • Lead teams, manage clients, understand and perform critical path analysis
  • Responsible for project reporting including utilization and project profitability
  • Accountable for project costs, schedules, performance and safety
  • Communications, escalations and resolving complex client issues
  • Acting as point of contact to senior-level client project and executive sponsors
  • Tracking and delivering project metrics
  • Mentoring and coaching team members
  • Report into senior management
  • Lead large, multi-disciplinary projects
  • Mentor less experienced Project Managers as assigned
  • Responsible for adhering to all EADs safety standards and practices
  • Perform other related duties as assigned


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Industrial, Chemical, Construction, or Civil Engineering and ten years of relevant working experience with advanced knowledge in mechanical engineering or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience
  • 10 years experience in project management/execution with an understanding of standard project management processes/procedures
  • PMP certified
  • Experience in working with Food Manufacturing, Pharmaceuticals, Bioprocess and/or Petrochemical Clients, construction of large industrial plants, or power stations will be advantageous
  • High level interpersonal skills, tact, and diplomacy
  • Ability to develop business opportunities
  • Ability to manage small to large projects
  • Proficient in executing fast tracked projects
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Ability to meet project deadlines
  • Scope management and client management skills
  • Engineering consulting firm experience
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, while being capable of interacting effectively with plant operations from the maintenance level through and including the executive level
  • Must have a proven track record of accomplishments as a project manager or lead engineer on industrial projects and be capable of supervising and directing a team of engineers, contractors, and vendors
  • Working knowledge of excel including macros
  • Self-starter with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to multi-task while working on numerous projects simultaneously at various stages of completion
  • Possess and able to maintain a valid driver's license
  • Computer proficiency with Microsoft Office, MS Project required

Working Conditions:

  • Office, plant, or client site environment*
  • Ability to sit and work at computer for an extended period of time
  • Ability to walk up numerous flights of stairs/ladders multiple times a day and/or work in tight spaces in extreme conditions
  • May work near moving mechanical parts and equipment*
  • Office, Commercial and/or Industrial setting with the potential of exposure to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals*
  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.*
  • Periodic weekend, holiday or evening work as needed
  • Travel and/or field experience required


            *EAD will provide training, administrative/engineering controls, and personal protective equipment as necessary.





Job Details

Date Posted November 16, 2018
Date Closes December 16, 2018
Requisition 108
Located In Memphis, TN
Work At EAD Memphis
SOC Category 00-0000.00