Project Manager
August 19, 2016

Primary Purpose of the job:

  • Responsible for servicing our customers needs for large fabricated and/or Stock length projects and dealing with day to day activities within the customer service area.
  • Manage process flow throughout the front-end and manufacturing process (including estimating, drafting, engineering, and takeoff) by problem solving and best practice sharing, in order to support customer needs.
  • Responsible to manage a total backlog of between $4M - $6M.
  • Prepare construction project timelines as needed.
  • Position is in direct communication with: customers, sales team, order processing team members and manufacturing personnel.
  • Resolves customer concerns and field issues.
  • Self-directed and works independently.
  • Coordinates and advances project status, from Order Entry through Engineering and Manufacturing.
  • Interacts with Customers (both internal and external) and Sales Representative.

Major activities/Key challenges:
  • Understand market needs (customer needs, competitive information).
  • Act as a liaison between the customers and Kawneer.
  • Obtain profitable orders (understanding of job margins and determining any issues).

Essential Knowledge & Skills/Education
  • Must be self-motivated, people-oriented, service -oriented, and possess the ability to work with others.
  • Must have file management and computer skills in all Kawneer front-end applications as well as organizational/time management skills.
  • Must possess conflict management skills.

Major customers:
  • Sales
  • Vendors
  • Front-End employees
  • Manufacturing Manager/Supervisors/Leads/Employees


A little about us:
Alcoa is a global leader in lightweight metals technology, engineering and manufacturing, innovating multi-material solutions that advance our world.

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