Wireless Project Manager

Location: Elmhurst, IL, United States
Job ID: R2808
Job Status: Full-Time

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Job Summary:

As the Wireless Project Manager you will be responsible for the day to day operations by developing and monitoring project performance against project plans / schedules to ensure the project is completed on time and within budget for multiple projects within the LTS group. The position requires a strong team player with excellent communication and computer skills with initiative and the ability to work independently and juggle multiple deadlines.

The LTS Wireless Division is capable of building and maintaining Wireless sites for Broadband, Microwave and Cellular providers. This Division has the capability of building wireless sites (small cells, macro and DAS) from the ground up, working in the ROW, in buildings, on towers and rooftops for our clients.

Join our Ledcor Technical Services team today!

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for all potential project estimating including regular bid walks with customers for the purpose of providing a quote to build small cells, wireless sites, microwave hops and any other wireless work.  
  • Organize and leverage pricing from electrical, civil and mechanical contractors, or Ledcor Construction, to place together bid documentation. Solicits and Awards subcontracts for specific work scopes as required.
  • Acts as the main point of contact with the client / owner and protects LTS and the owner’s interest in carrying out the work.
  • Responsible for the installation / commissioning of wireless equipment and coordination of existing technicians as required.
  • Provides clear direction to team members and distributes workload to capitalize on individual opportunities.
  • Ensures site safety and environmental standards are met or exceeded.
  • Ensures that the quality of materials and work meet or exceed standards identified in approval documents.
  • Develops and updates the construction schedules and project plans.
  • Maintains and tracks costs and billings and reports regularly on variances from expectations against the budget and schedule
  • Provides strong leadership to all project members; capitalizing on individual and group strengths
  • Performs other related duties as required
  • Manage project budgets, financials and contract values

Qualifications

  • Telecom / Civil Engineering / Construction Management or other relevant Degree/Diploma and/or equivalent work experience
  • A minimum of 5 years in Wireless projects as a Project Manager or in a similar direct managerial/supervisory role
  • Must have a solid understanding of the nuances of small cells, wireless sites, and DAS builds and an in-depth knowledge of what it takes to build a small cell, cellular site, or a DAS
  • Experienced in wireless sites installation, RF testing, COP requirements with the wireless carriers, fiber installation, splicing, testing is an asset
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  •  Ability to manage changing priorities within multiple phase projects and possess a track record of successfully managing large, complex projects
  • Excellent computer skills will be required including familiarity with Microsoft Office
  • Ability to manage a widespread team and provide valuable mentorship
  • Professional demeanor, good interpersonal skills, and the ability to lead and manage teams to achieve the company’s goals  
  • Contract negotiation / management skills
  • Knowledge of construction project costs and budgets
  • Ability to build a strong health and safety conscious culture in the work site
  • Travel to work sites throughout the province will be required

Additional Information:

Company Description

Ledcor Technical Services (LTS) designs, builds, and maintains wireline or wireless networks that span North America and beyond. We are a proven leader and innovator in telecommunications network construction, maintenance, and service installation and repair. 

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

Employment Equity

Ledcor is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, status as a qualified individual with disability, or any other legally protected status. All applicants must be able to show proof of eligibility to work in the United States.

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Date Posted
Jan 2, 2020

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