Controls Assistant Project Manager

Location Chicago
Discipline: Project Manager
Contact name: Eric Dickerson

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Job ref: 8220
Published: 18 days ago
Job Title: Controls Assistant Project Manager

Location: Chicago, IL

Job Summary:

We're inviting a motivated Controls Assistant Project Manager to join our forward-thinking team in Chicago, IL. This role is designed for a professional with at least 2 years of experience in the field of building automation controls, boasting strong proficiency in AutoCAD and a robust understanding of commercial building automation systems. Ideal candidates will have a bachelor's degree in engineering and a passion for driving projects to successful completion in the bustling environment of Chicago's commercial sectors.

  • Assist in leading the planning, execution, and completion of building automation control projects, ensuring they align with scope, schedule, and budgetary guidelines.
  • Coordinate closely with project teams to oversee the installation, servicing, start-up, and programming of control systems for commercial projects.
  • Employ AutoCAD expertise to draft, review, and adjust project design drawings and schematics, guaranteeing precision and functionality.
  • Actively engage in identifying and solving control system issues, streamlining project execution and efficiency.
  • Contribute to maintaining accurate and thorough documentation of project progress, facilitating clear and regular reporting to all stakeholders.
  • Foster strong client and stakeholder relationships, effectively understanding their needs and ensuring satisfaction with project outcomes.

  • A minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in building automation controls, demonstrating a successful project management track record.
  • Advanced proficiency in AutoCAD for designing and revising project schematics and drawings.
  • Solid understanding of commercial building automation systems, including installation, servicing, start-up, and programming.
  • Preferred bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering.
  • Valued certifications in Tridium, Niagara, or N4.
  • Exceptional organizational, time management, and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, capable of productive collaboration with team members and clients.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and manage multiple projects with varying deadlines.

Join our team in Chicago, IL, as a Controls Assistant Project Manager, and take an active role in transforming the landscape of building automation in one of America's most dynamic cities. We are eager to welcome a dedicated professional ready to tackle challenges head-on and contribute to our mission of delivering top-tier automation solutions.