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Due to our continued growth, Custom Metal Contracting is actively seeking an experienced Project Manager and Manufacturing Machine Technologist to continue building on our forty-three years of success – the successful candidate must be an individual that can hit the ground running, self-motivated, good work ethic, and a desire to learn and grow with our team. With Custom Metal Contracting, you will have the opportunity to expand and apply your skills


Must have 5+ years of Project Management in Architectural Metal Panels.

The Project Manager is responsible for overseeing the bidding, project management and collaboration between owners, GC’s, shop, admin and the field. To keep track of budget, hours, equipment, and material and labor costs.  Must be able to read blueprints, shop drawings, specs, and have a firm understanding of construction and architectural structure

Duties and responsibilities:
The primary job duties and responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to

  • Oversee and managing projects from start to finish
  • Must have extensive knowledge in Building Envelope.
  • Prepare material take off lists including; Panel materials, subgirt systems, insulation, membrane, fastening etc.
  • Order all materials and follow-up on delivery lead times on a daily/weekly basis
  • Attend pre-bid construction meetings
  • Conduct site and shop inspections, oversee quality control.
  • Prepare all submittals including; shop drawings, engineering, product data sheets, and physical samples.
  • Check all “approved” submittals for accuracy.
  • Organize and track all project documentation.
  • Help establish clear parameters in project planning, budgeting and identification of resources needed.
  • Ensure projects are being executed within budget
  • Manage all project change orders
  • Prepare/assist on monthly billing.
  • Maintain good working relationships with customer/general contractors, architects and co-workers.
  • Must be a team leader, with the ability to train and communicate effectively with co-workers, clients, vendors and peers.
  • Must be able to troubleshoot and execute tasks without supervision.
  • Strong organizational skills. Must pay attention to the details and be self-motivated.
  • Assist in Design of new products and components, using CAD software.
  • Develop 3D models for production.
  • Perform simulations and tests to ensure product functionality.
  • Collaborate with Operations Manager to create and refine product designs.
  • Troubleshoot issues with production processes.
  • Ensure that products meet quality and safety standards.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Calculate required square footage, linear footage, hardware, and labor needed to deliver specifications.
  • Determine cost associated with all materials through established costings offered by company.
  • Capability of offering solutions to technical needs and options to satisfy project specification requirements.
  • Capability to work under pressure with tight deadlines.
  • Ability to qualify unknown cost drivers and mitigate company cost risk.
  • Collaborate with other Project Managers, Drafting and Engineering in understanding quoted design intent and product ordering & delivery.
  • Experience as a Mechanical Engineering Technologist. A diploma will be an asset.
  • Experience in manufacturing processes and product design
  • Proficient in CAD software, such as AutoCAD or Inventor
  • Knowledge of metal fabrication
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Good communication and collaboration skills
  • Familiarity with quality and safety standards

The position is full time; offers competitive pay and full medical benefits.

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