Project Manager


Amherst, NY, US, 14228

Job Category:  Marketing and Sales
Brand:  Watson Bowman Acme
Job Type:  Full Time
Work Location:  On-Site
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Watson Bowman Acme Corp, a brand of MBCC Group, we have over 70 years of design, manufacture, and supply of innovative expansion control systems throughout the World.  Our technical expertise in providing the infrastructure and commercial construction industries, including bridge, parking facilities and stadiums, and architectural building structures with best in class products and services clearly sets us apart, and we are recognized as the leading global expansion control brand.  Our unique value is partnering with Owners, Specifiers, Contractors and Distributors to offer responsible solutions that range from standard products to one-of-a-kind solutions.


We constantly strive to solve tomorrow’s challenges with our diverse talent, sound science, innovation, and collaboration with our global partners. We are seeking motivated, adaptable candidates who will bring fresh ideas to meet evolving customer demands in the construction industry while embracing sustainability and our strong safety conscious culture.


MBCC Group is a leading supplier of construction chemicals products and solutions with operating production facilities and sales offices in more than 60 countries worldwide.


We are looking to hire a Project Manager located in Amherst, NY.


This is a high-level overview of the role we need you to fill for us:

The primary responsibility of this position will be to oversee all commercial activity on assigned projects, including review, negotiation, and execution of customer contract documents, creation and maintenance of internal project schedules to meet customer expectations, and on-going review of project status against established project costs.  Candidate shall initiate and maintain point of contact responsibility with external customers to facilitate project activity, successful achievement of milestones, and delivery of products and services to customer satisfaction.  Works with all relative departments to establish work in progress look-ahead schedules to meet customer requirements, creates reports to provide real-time status of all assigned projects to Senior Staff, and represents Company in customer led project meetings as required.


These skills and experiences will make you a good fit for this role:

  • Associates degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or similar discipline
  • PMP or an equivalent certification preferred
  • Five (5) or more years’ experience in project management within the construction industry
  • Experience using SAP, ERP system preferred
  • Ability to read and understand drawings, codes, and standards
  • Demonstrated ability to negotiate contracts, create project budgets and schedules, and control costs
  • A thorough understanding of contract and subcontract documents, terms and conditions with ability to independently act and respond to commercial and technical inquiries
  • Ability to travel up to 50%
  • Strong leadership, time management, communication, and organizational skills
  • Possess the legal right to work and remain in the United States without sponsorship.


Location: Amherst, NY


We are committed to provide an environment of mutual respect and equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


MBCC Group believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.