Toronto [CA]

JUNIOR TECHNICAL PROJECT MANAGER

Key Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Work closely with project manager on project development from initiation to
    closure and ongoing service requests
  • Work together with the external customer as well as with our internal company
    representatives and service team in Germany to develop and design a service
    solution which meets the customer’s needs and expectations
  • Project Management, which includes but is not limited to:
    • Prepare a schedule for each project to identify when each task will be
    performed. Monitor this schedule and ensure project meets timeline
    expectations.
    • Regularly prepare progress reports and communicate with stakeholders
    • Organize (scheduling, documents) and attend FAT (factory acceptance tests)
    • Organize installation, commissioning and SAT (site acceptance tests)
    together with customer
    • Resolve technical, timing and other issues which may come up during the
    course of the project
  • Overseeing and monitoring the whole process of machine upgrades,
    optimizations, and modifications:
    • Define project scope together with customer
    • Create detailed project quotation
    • Create project plan
    • On-site Management
    • Supporting customers on technical questions
    • Some travel required within North America as well as to the head office
    in Germany
  • Ability to handle multiple projects/service requests
  • Meet tight timelines and handle customer relations
  • Coordinate and support service technicians on planned service visits as
    well as for short notice service requests
  • Build trust and relationship between customer and Schubert through
    communication, competence and reliability

Requirements:

  • Fluent in English
  • German and French speaking skills considered an asset
  • Mechanical engineering degree or similar technical education in relevant field
  • 1-3 years’ experience in a project management role primarily
  • Experience in the machine packaging field considered an asset
  • Experience with machines is a must
  • Excellent people skills including conflict resolution skills
  • Proficient knowledge of MS Office, including MS Project
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD an asset
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent organizational skills and time management skills
  • Ability to manage project request independently, while still acting as a
    team player
  • Ability to take initiative and ownership of assigned tasks
  • Practical and proactive approach to problem solving
  • Resourceful and calm in a high pressure, fast-paced environment Practical
    and proactive approach to problem solving
  • Flexibility – able to quickly adapt to new situations – and creativity – able to
    think “outside the box”
  • Ability to effectively handle escalations and time critical issues; meet goals
    despite unexpected setbacks, obstacles, or time constraints
  • Excellent ability to present complex technical information in a clear and
    concise manner to a variety of audiences, including non-technical
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Valid work permit

We offer:

Compensation for this position is commensurate with experience including base salary, bonus opportunity and a competitive benefits program.

At Schubert North America we foster a fulfilling workplace for employees, create an environment for continuous learning and embrace the ideas of others. By choice, we are committed to a diverse workforce. Schubert is an equal opportunity employer – Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to sex, pregnancy, race, color, reed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, protected veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected status.

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Schubert Packaging Automation offers a competitive salary and benefits program.

Email your resume to:
Schubert Packaging Automation Inc.
5285 Solar Drive, Suite 201
Mississauga, ON, L4W 5B8, Canada
Attn. Nadine Hoffmann
info@schubert-canada.com