Project Manager I - Manufacturing/Industrial

Location US-NY-Rochester | US-NY-Syracuse
Job ID
# Positions
Project Management - Project Management


CHA Consulting, Inc., is currently seeking an Project Manager I focused on manufacturing/industrial to join our Rochester, NY or Syracuse, NY office.


  • Plans, schedules, conducts and coordinates detailed phases of manufacturing, energy, industrial, and district energy types of projects.
  • Identifying, proposing and leading technical feasibility assessments, design and construction administration efforts of industrial process utility systems (i.e. steam, chilled water, compressed air, HVAC, etc.) in a manufacturing or industrial facility.
  • Meets with clients and has strong communication skills.
  • Project recognition and development skills.
  • Coordinates with regulators and permitting agencies if required.
  • Coordinates with multi-discipline technical groups during execution of technical scope of work.
  • Develops proposals including technical scope, project scheduling and professional fee. 
  • Manages contracts, invoices clients and facilitates timely accounts receivable.
  • Manages, monitors, and reports on project financials and schedules on a regular basis.
  • Provides external presentations (i.e. clients, public, regulatory agency, etc.).
  • Completes field assignments when appropriate.
  • Performs technical QA/QC and project coordination reviews.
  • Develops and maintains new and existing client relationships.





  • Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or a related engineering degree required.
  • 6 years of mechanical focused experience required.
  • Experience with MS Office (Outlook, Word & Excel) required.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills required.
  • Good interpersonal and leadership skills required.
  • Ability to track and oversee multiple projects required.
  • Strong ability to work and/or lead in a team environment.
  • Ability to travel to project sites as needed required.
  • Valid US driver’s license required.
  • Able to take direction and follow company and client procedures required.
  • Self-starter; ability to grow current client workload and search for/acquire new opportunities required.


  • At least 4 years of mechanical design experience preferred.
  • EIT or PE preferred.
  • Project management experience preferred. 
  • Knowledge with MS Project, AutoCAD, and REVIT preferred.
  • Strong understanding of manufacturing/industrial working environments and typical plant operations is preferred.
  • Knowledge and experience working with current NYSERDA programs preferred.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.





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