Project Manager Transit Engineering

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Project Manager –


  • Horton Automatics is looking for a dynamic project manager to oversee global design-build projects within our transit door department.  This department designs, fabricates, installs and commissions access and barrier systems in platforms for Metro and similar mass transit systems worldwide.    With over 50 installations throughout the world, Horton has established a reputation of excellence in being a leader in customization, technology, customer service, and reliability. With an understanding that these installations are part of an overall country infrastructure enhancement for events such as the Olympics and the World Cup, This position ensures that our services are aligned with customer vision with results that are both lasting and high profile.   




  • Manages a cross functional project team consisting of Mechanical and Electrical Design engineers, CAD Designers Plans, budgets, and schedules activities required for the deployment of Platform Screen Door projects in mass transit systems worldwide. 
  • Monitors and reports on progress related to design, fabrication, logistics, installation, and commissioning.
  • Serves as main point of contact for customers
  • Inspects construction and installation progress to ensure conformance to established specifications.
  • Oversees site environmental and safety requirements and manages compliance
  • Plan and order tools and supplies to meet future needs.
  • Coordinates and directs the design, planning, construction, maintenance, and alteration of equipment, machinery, buildings, and other facilities.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions
  • Provide technical assistance to all manufacturing departments regarding the quality and/or performance of machinery, tooling, fixture, gages, etc.
  • Serve as liaison between Production, Engineering and other internal departments by developing engineering change notices and process specifications pertaining to manufacturing processes and material specifications.
  • Review Contracts and manage projects according to contractual requirements


  • Willingness to learn aspects of international business
  • B.S. Engineering or Project Management degree
  • 8+ years management environment
  • Previous experience leading multiple, cross-functional projects at 1M+ spending/savings
  • High level of knowledge in contract management and construction
  • Pervious supervisory experience
  • .. 
  • Highly motivated and results-driven individual with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required
  • Ability to read and produce blueprints.
  • Experience developing and delivering business proposals
  • Proficiency in financial statements, including P&L, Cash Flow and Balance Sheets 
  • PMP, Six Sigma Black Belt certification preferred.
  • Knowledge of Environmental and Safety in a construction environment.
  • Ability to speak multiple languages is a plus

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