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Tel-Data Project Manager

Project Manager

Role & Responsibilities

Reports to: Technology Infrastructure Division Mnaager
Based in: Norwood, MA


The Tel/Data Project Manager is responsible for planning, directing, coordinating and budgeting activities concerned with tel/data construction projects. The desired results are that our projects are run efficiently with maximum profitability and high customer satisfaction.


  • Oversee and direct construction projects from conception to completion.
  • Engage regularly with our customers and respond with urgency to build trust.
  • Build trust by consistently meeting project deadlines and customer expectations.
  • Participate in estimating hand-off meetings to establish project budgets and initial project expectations.
  • Establish project schedule.
  • Ensure manpower is appropriately assigned to projects by working with Director, Field Operations.
  • Create cost code allocations from initial estimate.
  • Identify pre-fabrication opportunities and collaborate with GF, Director of Field Operations and Pre-Fab manager to lay out, plan and schedule all prefabricated assemblies.
  • Oversee all multi-trade coordination efforts and scheduling with our BIM department.
  • Work with corporate Safety Manager to ensure jobsite workers are adhering to Gaston safety rules and regulations.
  • Work with GF to increase jobsite efficiencies and to remove any obstacles to worker productivity.
  • Maximize project profitability and identify ways to reduce installation costs.
  • Participate in WIP meetings with accurate cost-to-complete estimates.
  • Price and negotiate project change orders.
  • Manage vendors and track all deliveries with the assistance of project coordinators.
  • Identify all constructability concerns and issue timely RFIs.
  • Leverage Spectrum Project Management software to complete required activities.
  • Utilize Project Coordinators as required for assistance in Purchase and delivery tracking, software inputs, permit pulling, change order management, project close-out materials, clerical duties, etc.
  • Leverage relationships to identify future work opportunities.


  • Experience working on construction Tel/Data projects.
  • Previous project management experience preferred.
  • Ability to communicate effectively– verbal and written.
  • Organizational and time management skills.
  • Problem resolution skills.
  • Ability to track the progress of projects and understand how to maximize efficiency.

Software Skills

  • Ability to learn and utilize software effectively
  • Previous experience utilizing software such as Spectrum and Accubid is helpful.

Gaston Electrical is an Equal Opportunity Employer