The Project Manager will serve Basnight and Sons, LLC, a subsidiary of The Steel Network, Inc. This position manages existing projects and grows the project portfolio. The ideal candidate should have at least 3 years of experience in the Door and Hardware industry. Joining an established and talented team, the chosen individual will bring energy, initiative and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced sales and production environment. This employee will be the point person to develop door/hardware solutions for customers, resolve technical issues, and maintain professional communication at each stage of the project. This position will be filled in-house or via telecommuting, with the appropriate candidate.
Review bid invitations, architectural plans, drawings, specifications and construction documents.
Prepare Door, Frame, and Hardware Schedules and Shop Drawings for approval using industry specific software.
Prepare Division 10 Specialty Items Schedules and Shop Drawings for approval.
Correspond and follow up with customers by sending final door, hardware or other schedules for approval. Assure a prompt return and communicate changes and progress of schedule.
Schedule delivery with customers and manage logistics to ensure delivery commitments are fulfilled.
Coordinate and attend job site meetings according to customer schedule and requirements.
Proactively anticipate customer needs.
Monitor production schedules.
Manage any project changes, revisions, revised purchase orders and change order documents.
Attend sales meetings (as needed) to provide information or input for any customer service issues.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Build and maintain solid relationships with customers as well as industry peers.
Understand construction contracts and interpret blueprints, specifications and plans.
Use industry-related software in addition to the Microsoft suite.
Understand door, frame and hardware applications as they relate to UL, fire code, building code, ADA, life safety and other restrictions that relate to the general commercial construction industry.
Knowledge of Division 8 products (including electronic hardware) and Division 10 products.
Possess excellent communication skills and positive interpersonal skills.
Manage time effectively.
Strong mathematical skills.
Minimum of 3 years in the commercial Door and Hardware Industry
Strong knowledge of Division 8 and Division 10
AHC certification or equivalent preferred
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 2019SHB03
About Basnight and Sons, LLC
Safely securing commercial buildings and residential homes with quality builders' hardware, doors, door frames, bathroom partitions, & other building accessories since 1924. We sell & distribute door hardware, doors, frames, and building specialties to the commercial construction industry for universities, schools, hospitals, churches, office buildings and manufacturing facilities. We also provide high quality residential door hardware and bath accessories for fine residences. In 1924, Stein Basnight, a graduate of UNC, opened S. H. Basnight Hardware. He sold residential and commercial door hardware throughout eastern North Carolina and South Carolina.