Bluebird Graphic Solutions strives to be the vendor-partner of choice for fabrication of signage, exhibits, and custom built features in the architectural and landscape setting. Working with leading designers and architects, we offer innovative solutions to complex design problems. Using wood, metal, plastic, and glass as our medium we apply our approach and insight to providing cost-effective and well-engineered solutions.
Project Manager Our growing company is searching for a project manager who will take ownership of projects from start to finish and understands that they are responsible for achieving the desired outcome. We are looking for a person with a high level of commitment, self-motivation, and eagerness to learn and grow. An inquisitive mind, combined with high attention to detail are keys to success in this role.
Meet or exceed customer expectations
Establish project plans and manage expectations among key players as conditions and schedule change
Coordinate project activities across departments and with vendors to manage timelines, identify and solve problems, and deliver results
Communicate and collaborate to build partnerships with clients, sales, design, production, accounting, and the vendor community
Maximize project profitability
Build and maintain strong client relationships, understanding that every customer has unique requirements and that every project will present opportunities for growth.
Communicate Effectively at all times - with both internal and external clients and partners.
Responsibilities As a Project Manager you will:
Have the opportunity to oversee multiple projects of varying sizes.
Be given the autonomy required to complete tasks with minimal supervision.
Engage with many talented people in the architectural signage community, including clients, vendors and design professionals to help realize a project's full potential.
Collaborate with our design, production and installation teams to ensure projects begin and end profitability.
Become fluent in reading and analyzing architectural drawings, shop drawings, and contract documents.
Occasionally travel to visit clients and participate in field meetings, site inspections as well as oversee installations.
Support the collections process as needed with your clients to help keep the company financially sound.
Grow to meet agreed-upon performance goals by assuming new projects when available.
Develop and maintain relationships with co-workers, clients, vendors and the design community to deliver on our commitment to world-class customers.
Receive and respond to constructive feedback to foster your career growth and improve your capabilities and deliverables.
Take on appropriate production tasks on the shop floor to help complete your projects when needed.
Skills and Qualifications
We are looking for a person with a Bachelors’ Degree in Design, Architecture, Construction Management, or equivalent technical experience in engineering, construction or manufacturing. The ideal candidate is a passionate maker, eager to learn and grow, has a high level of commitment and self-motivation, an inquisitive mind, high attention to detail, time management skills, and a strong ability to organize and prioritize. Effective oral and written communication skills,team working skills and a professional and courteous demeanor are required. Our fast pace and constant change require a high level of creativity, resilience, and adaptability.
Experience with signage, exhibits, or related industries, managing large-scale projects for corporate offices, hospitals, and educational facilities is a plus. Experience reading floor plans and shop drawings, and a track record managing others are valued. A clean driver's license and flexibility to travel is required.
We offer competitive wages commensurate with experience, paid vacation, holiday and sick time, 401K, Health Insurance, cell phone assistance, short-term disability, shop use, and the opportunity to work and grow as part of an exceptional team within an innovative and clean work environment.
We are committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religious creed, protected genetic information, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, veteran's status, or sexual orientation.
For consideration, please submit your cover letter, résumé, and portfolio to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Bluebird Graphic Solutions, a division of Clayton LLC
Bluebird Graphic Solutions strives to be New Englands leading source for high quality, custom fabricated, architectural signage, exhibits, and digital printing. Our unique fabrication methods and culture of innovation compels us too consistently deliver uncommon level of service and commitment to our clients.
We frequently achieve what others can’t due to a combination of experience, persistence, collaboration, and a culture of commitment. Projects are ambitious and complex. We apply breakthrough thoughts and methods to create a new state of the art, rather than advancing the old one.
We are a highly agile company and punch above our weight in a very competitive market because we continuously push the boundaries of what is possible.