McCooe and Associates have partnered with PRI Asphalt Technologies to fulfill a search for the Project/Logistics/Technical Manager, reporting to the President, with oversight and direction for all laboratory facilities/operations in the Greater Chicago area. This Manager will be responsible for overall sample management including receipt, testing, storage, and data. She/he will oversee large contract jobs with tight timeframes and ensure work and results are being submitted to the customer in an accurate and timely manner.
Responsibilities include strategically planning/managing the logistics of the various projects; directing and optimizing workflow, while ensuring the quality and accuracy of the data; handling sample storage and disposal; and customer communications regarding sample labeling, questions on mix up, shortages, data, etc. This individual also needs to comply with all ISO requirements.
This role requires a Bachelor’s degree, BS (science discipline) preferred. Successful 3+ years management experience to oversee a staff of 7, with two shifts. A technical background with logistics and testing lab experience desired. This individual must be extremely organized, self-motivated, and capable of working independently. Proficiency in Microsoft programs (Word, Access, Excel, PowerPoint) and “Share Point” or equivalent is a must.
Compensation includes market rate salary, $70,000 - $90,000, commensurate with experience. Excellent benefits including profit sharing, employer funded (PRI has contributed for 26 consecutive years); performance bonuses with annual reviews; Health, Dental & Life Insurance (family) 65% company funded; and Retirement Plan is a 401K pre-tax, employer 1 for 1 to 4% and 401k post-tax.