Field Project Manager
Remote Posting Location
Boston, MA 02421
Option to Work Remote
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This is a field based position where you will be working at different customer sites in Boston, MA. The preferred candidate is located in the Greater Boston area.
Where will your project management and technical leadership not only make an impact, but also develop even further? Right here, where you will lead or assist with the end to end delivery of large customer projects as part of an outstanding team! You will deliver ‘hands-on’ work at customer sites, building and delivering solutions to impact client needs.
In this role, the experienced project manager supports the sale and handles the solution design/development of large integrated service projects to external customers; often involving multi-function and multi-vendor efforts. These projects can include but are not limited to: Asset Management Program assistance, relocation of customer assets, facility inventories, and other projects as identified.
The desired candidate for this position will assist with resolving overall project plan, budget, structure, schedule, and staffing requirements. They will assist our external customers in the definition and implementation of complex integrated solutions requiring CrossLab services. They are responsible for assisting in the pricing of customized solutions and ensuring implementation or delivery within specified goals. It is important that this Project Manager can build and maintain client and delivery partner relationships while coordinating with project team members. This is a hands-on working position where you are an active part of the project delivery. Our ideal candidate enjoys working face to face with customers, works well leading others and has a strong attention to detail.
The Ideal Candidate:
Can demonstrate a commitment to industry accepted project management processes, practices, tools, and behaviors with a proven track record of project participation or management.
Can assist with 3rd Party vendors on-boarding and contracting for assigned projects
Is detail oriented and good at multi-tasking
Can be mobile for up to 8 hours with limited breaks
Can communicate effectively, lead meetings, and maintain documentation that is shared with customers, sales, and management
Can adapt to change and make tough trade-offs when vital-- within a timeline, project or needs of the department
Works well in diverse teams while being willing and able to make course corrections if one path isn't working
Has the core values of Trust, Respect, Integrity, and Teamwork and is accountable for their actions
Can travel outside of Boston, MA 50% of the time if necessary
Job Requirement: * Meet Agilent approved customer/vendor credentialing requirements necessary to gain site access, unless prohibited by law. These requirements vary by customer/vendor and may include, but are not limited to: post-employment background checks, various forms of drug testing, vaccinations, fingerprinting, proof of valid identification, and/or adherence to customer-specific substance abuse programs. Your consent to participate in customer requested screening is a requirement of this position.
Bachelor's Degree or Master’s Degree in a relevant scientific field preferred or an equivalent combination of education, training and hands on experience
8+ years of professional work experience
Experience leading sophisticated projects – customer facing projects preferred
Laboratory technical experience or laboratory instrument service and maintenance experience (prefer pharmaceutical Instrumentation experience) preferred
Basic GMP and GLP experience preferred
Lean Six Sigma background and PMP certification preferred
Familiarity with the following software is desired - Microsoft Office (Excel / Word / Share Point / Power Point). Additional software such as Maximo, SAP, or other Data management software, MS Project, Visio, SmartSheet or other project management software knowledge
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