Danaher Corporation Project Manager - Engineering (R&D) in London, Ontario
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The Project Manager (PM) role is a challenging, dynamic, customer-facing role that is central to the Municipal project business. The PM is responsible for the design and delivery of multiple projects to meet customer requirements and corporate objectives. The PM is a member of a Project Excellence Team focused on a segment of the Municipal market. Working closely with customers to understand their needs, the PM will work with a cross-functional team to define customer requirements, complete detailed design, release to production, and provide oversight to Commissioning of equipment during installation and acceptance testing, ensuring the Trojan solution is delivered per the agreed to specification, on time and on budget. The PM engages frequently with customers and stakeholders in the market to resolve issues and ensure customer satisfaction throughout the project life-cycle.
Coordinates work of a cross-functional team responsible for supporting Municipal bids and project delivery within the assigned portfolio/region
Works closely with Sales partners to develop winning proposals based on cost effective solutions that meet customer requirements
Manages projects including technical and commercial aspects - reviews contracts and technical specifications; ensures that performance, cost, and quality objectives are met; works with Service and Trojan Finance in timely project close out of customer contracts
Provides professional customer service, negotiating and resolving issues with customers and external stakeholders through all phases of the project to ensure customer satisfaction
Solves technical problems, evaluating systems and or processes to determine root cause and implement corrective actions as required, engaging subject matter experts as needed
Provides accurate and timely communication of issues, risks, and corrective actions related to the projects
Works in accordance with legal, safety, and regulatory requirements and completes work in accordance with corporate standards
Integrates activities and cross-functional resources, including third parties, as required to support project delivery and start-up and commissioning related activities
Leverages the Danaher Business System (DBS) to drive continuous improvement of processes and work products, sharing opportunities to improve and learnings with the team
Measures of Performance
Municipal UV bid and revenue targets
On time delivery of projects
On budget delivery of projects
Quality of project and processes according to corporate standards (KPI’s and ISO)
Critical Competencies / Leadership Anchors:
Understands global business needs, anticipate future trends, implement improvement opportunities (Charts the Course)
Must be able to apply Voice of Customer (VOC) to understand customer needs (Drives Innovation and Growth)
Takes actions and makes decisions that support the DBS culture. (Leads through DBS)
Brings energy, direction and purpose to the workplace every day. (Builds People, Teams & Organizations)
Behaves in a way that is aligned with the Danaher Standards of Conduct. (Models Humility, Transparency & Integrity )
Strong team acumen and ability to work collaboratively in a cross functional environment
Attention to detail and tactical execution
Demonstrated temperament and ability to manage expectations with customers and deal in challenging, crucial conversational environments with a mature and professional approach
Ability to communicate effectively with multiple stakeholders in a global environment
Self-motivated and able to manage concurrent, conflicting priorities
Demonstrates the ability to manage unstructured, complex tasks
Advanced technical degree (e.g. Engineering)
Project management experience, PMP designation would be an asset
Three to five years of relevant work experience would be an asset
Experience working with cross-functional technical discipline teams
Ability to read and interpret technical drawings (mechanical, electrical, P&ID)
Outstanding communication skills (written and verbal)
Knowledge of water treatment plant processes (wastewater and clean water)
Experience in customer relations and negotiations
Fluent in English, French, additional languages would be an asset
Must be in a commutable distance to London, Ontario
What makes this opportunity great? Let us tell you...
You help us ensure greater water confidence and environmental stewardship for people, industries and municipalities, improving the lives of over one billion people globally.
You work in a collaborative culture that values a diverse set of backgrounds and perspectives while emphasizing teamwork and a good sense of partnership
Development and Career Opportunities within Hach and Danaher
Our team of associates is passionate about achieving great results for our customers
Ability to fully use your breadth and depth of experience; no pigeonhole here!
And there is a lot of great work happening; it is always busy.
Diversity & Inclusion
At Hach and at Danaher, we are dedicated to building and sustaining a truly diverse and inclusive culture. These are not just words on a page—Diversity and Inclusion is a top priority for the company, and it ties deeply to each of our core values.
At Danaher, we’re driven by a sense of wonder for what we can create—and what we can become. Here, you’ll accelerate your career while driving innovation that improves lives. You’ll work hard and take risks, with guidance from committed leaders, powerful DBS tools, and the support of a global organization.
If you’d like to learn more, read stories from our associates on our Careers Blog (https://jobs.danaher.com/global/en/blog) or reach out to one of our recruiters.
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