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Project Manager at Emerson Electric Co

Posted in Management 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Marshalltown, Iowa

Job Description:

At Emerson, we are innovators and problem-solvers, focused on a common purpose: leaving our world in a better place than we found it. Each and every day, our foundational values—integrity, safety and quality, supporting our people, customer focus, continuous improvement, collaboration and innovation—inform every decision we make and empower our employees to keep reaching higher. As a global technology and engineering leader, we provide groundbreaking solutions for customers in industrial, commercial, and residential markets. Our Emerson Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid, and discrete manufacturers maximize production and protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. Our Emerson Commercial & Residential Solutions business helps ensure human comfort and health, protect food quality and safety, advance energy efficiency and create sustainable infrastructure.

Emerson, a Fortune 500 company with $15.3 billion in sales and 200 manufacturing locations worldwide, is committed to helping employees grow and thrive throughout their careers.
Whether you’re an established professional looking for a career change, an undergraduate student exploring options or a recent MBA graduate, you’ll find a variety of opportunities at Emerson. Join our team and start your journey today.

DescriptionThe Project Manager has the overall responsibility and authority for the implementation and execution of Customer Projects.  This includes having a complete understanding of the project scope and requirements and having ownership for timely delivery, profitability and price uplift.  The Project Manager develops and executes the Project Plan and is responsible to the Customer, the Contractor, the Emerson Impact Partner and the company for overall success and execution of the project.   Responsibilities


  • Coordinate and manage several KOB2 (<2 million sales $) projects including Intercompany projects

  • Successfully execute projects using Project Management Mandatory Steps

  • Negotiate, or provide support to the Emerson Impact Partner and/or WA PM (intercompany projects), the initial scope of the project, change orders, progress payments, Terms & Conditions and all additions or expansions to the project with the Customer, Emerson Impact Partner and Global Industry Sales Personnel

  • Quote and Own Lead-time and comments to manufacturing specs during project pursuit

  • Approve the lead-time commitment, especially during negotiations

  • Approve any deviations to the Comments to the Manufacturing specs

  • Understand comments to the Commercial T&C’s, Legal T&C’s, and Technical Product Spec

  • Participate in joint project review/discussion with the pursuit team

  • Lead internal and external communication meetings to ensure alignment

  • Lead the Customer Post Award meeting (or pre-PO meeting) when the order is committed to Emerson

  • Lead the Internal Kick-Off Meeting to resolve all open issues and provide clarity to the Execution Plan

  • Coordinate the Pre-Inspection Meeting with the Customer’s Inspector and achieve clarity to the inspection requirements

  • Ensure the PO to Quote reconciliation is completed, which includes resolving all issues prior to PO acceptance

  • Develop and own the Project Plan that includes schedules, milestones, procurement strategy, execution strategy, financial targets, resources, communications and considerations of risks

  • Ensure alignment with the Customer on the Flow Controls Commitment Date and the Customer PO Dates including milestone dates for drawing and procedure submittals, drawing and procedures approvals, equipment inspection notifications, and “Ready for Inspection” dates

  • Execute project by coordination of manufacturing sites by taking into account material costs, project site locations and best cost country capabilities through effective planning scheduling and management

  • Interface and continuously communicate with the Customer, Contractor and Emerson Impact Partner throughout the life of the project to provide updates, milestones, and progress.

  • Work with the Close Out Team to finalize completion of the project including the MRO handoff and documentation.

  • Mentor Project Management Specialists or other Flow Controls employees who wish to seek further Project Management knowledge




RequirementsEducation / Experience Required:BA or BS Degree Experience Requirements:  5 years Project Management experience or equivalent experience with demonstrated ability of Project Management concepts including scheduling, planning, Order Management, etc.Other requirements:  CAPM or PMP preferred


 Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

 Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

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