Project Manager

ProVantage Automation

Who we are

ProVantage Automation is a Rockwell Recognized Systems Integrator manufacturing Specialized Machinery and integrating full Packaging Systems with expertise in advanced motion control. Our clients are primarily based across North America with a focus in Paper Converting and Food & Beverage industries.

We Want You!

We seek solution-orientated and driven individuals to join our team. With dedication to providing ultimate customer satisfaction, you will be providing your own touches to all phases of projects. Participating in phases such as: applications, design, assembly checks, testing and commissioning.

Our client’s success is our prime responsibility. Collaborative innovation is what sets us apart.

You’ll be faced with projects that will challenge and excite you. As a specialized Systems Integrator, our growing and enthusiastic staff all share a common passion for pushing the limits of automation and ensuring each project is a success.

As Project Manager, you provide leadership and coordination of project management functions. You work directly with the applications department, customers and project team to direct project scope and ensure profitability goals are met on budget.

Essential Skills, Experience & Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in project management
    · Preference to those who possess an excellent manufacturing or process engineering background, a superior mechanical aptitude and proven trouble-shooting skills
    · Completion or late stage in the PMP certification process required
    · Experience working within a smaller company (<30 people)
    · Strong time management skills with the ability to effectively manage multiple assignments and shifting priorities in a fast-changing environment
    · Excellent command of the MS suite, and working knowledge of Solidworks
    · Local, and occasional international travel is required
    · Located within 40 minutes of Brantford preferred


Essential Responsibilities

  • Drive the operations of machine orders, schedule tasks, ensure operations are on track, verify task completion and coordinate resources
    · Proactively seek to identify risk points and critical steps to mitigate
    · Monitor the allocated budgeting of each project and forecasting of resources
    · Interact with customers, create agendas, follow-up on action items
    · Ensure customer changes are executed by the team after receipt of customer agreement
    · Prepare and manage standard project documentation, such as project status updates, engineering change notices, acceptance checklists, close out forms
    · Schedule internal project review meetings with the team, with weekly project updates to management

All applicants must be able to perform the following tasks:

  • Walk up to 5 km per day
  • Lift up to 50 lbs
  • Stand and work at heights (training will be provided if required)
  • Work in confined spaces (training will be provided if required)
  • React quickly to sounds
  • Wear protective gear, including safety shoes, glasses, vests, and masks as required

While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.

ProV welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates.