Are you a professional telecom Project Manager interested in a new opportunity? We have an exciting full-time, direct hire position with a booming telecom client in the gulf states region. This is a remote position – the ideal candidate would be based in either Chicago IL or Little Rock AR however candidate can be based anywhere in the U.S. Candidate should have experience in real estate project management for new site builds. This position will be client facing so candidate should have proven experience working with telecom customers. Minimum of 5 years of project management experience is required.
Accountable for managing wireless infrastructure deployment projects to meet, or exceed, internal and customer objectives.
Responsible for all project deployment activities including, but not limited to: site acquisition, leasing, due diligence, zoning, construction services, utility coordination, architectural and engineering services, permitting, construction and closeout and deployment meetings.
Supervise site acquisition managers, construction managers, coordinators, and other staff.
Manage capital expenditure budgets to ensure project stays within required plan.
Create schedules and ensure all deliverables, milestones and other activities are completed on time and updated within the project database daily.
Manage and set proper customer expectations and then deliver results on time and within budget.
Build and maintain strong customer relationships through consistent communication and management of customer needs and expectations.
Proactively identify potential issues and develop a preventive action plan to address identified risks and threats.
Ensure goals, objectives, quality standards, policies and procedures are adhered to and met, and that consistent communication occurs throughout areas of responsibility.
Manage selected vendors to perform outsourced services for the assigned project assuring work is performed in accordance with project requirements.
Review and approve project expense requests, purchase orders and vendor invoices.
Ensure material orders/delivery requirements are coordinated to meet construction completion deadlines.
Track and report project status and Key Performance Indicators (KPI) as established by Senior Management.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Five plus years of wireless telecommunication industry experience, preferably in wireless infrastructure site deployment.
Must be knowledgeable and/or experienced in site acquisition/zoning/permitting, quality construction practices, utility coordination, and telecommunication technology design, development and construction.
Must be organized, have strong follow-up skills, attention to detail and comfortable managing both internal and customer expectations.
Strong written and oral communication skills, including the ability to present ideas and suggestions clearly and effectively.
Proficient in MS Office programs and other computer applications as needed.
What We Do TekCom Resources is a full-service national recruiting firm specializing in providing telecommunications and network infrastructure contractors, employees and project services to businesses. Our specialization includes telecom network & infrastructure staffing deployments including planning, analysis, design, implementation, operations and maintenance.
Technologies we support: Wireless: 3G, 4G, 5G, LTE, BTS, iDAS/oDAS, Small Cell, VoLTE, IOT, Microwave, NOC, BTS (Base stations) Wireline: Fiber, Outside Plant (OSP), switching (MSC, CO), transport and provisioning
About us Formed by industry veterans in 2005, TekCom Resources is a full-service national recruiting firm specializing in telecommunications and network infrastructure contracting and recruiting. TekCom Resources, Inc. has extensive experience supporting clients in building successful teams for high-profile projects with tight timelines and budgets. Our vast network of industry contacts allows us to find the best talent. Along with our recruiting experience, our staff takes a hands-on approach in assisting hiring managers to achieve their goals and objectives.
Mission As technical staffing experts, we are passionate and driven to provide top-notch talent to help our clients achieve their goals. We are also committed to assisting job seekers in finding the job and career path they have always wanted.
Diversity TekCom Resources, Inc. is a WBENC Certified Women’s Business Enterprise.
TekCom Resources, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. We are compliant with the Fair Chance Ordinance as applicable, and will consider all qualified applications for employment.