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Site Manager

April 19, 2024

The Site Manager is a key member of the project team during the construction and installation phase for projects. The Site Manager provides the leadership on site to ensure a safe environment is maintained, and work is completed in a profitable and timely manner by developing and maintaining good working relations while representing Swisslog's interests in dealing with the client, suppliers and third parties on site and off, and also working directly with the greater Swisslog Project and Site Services Teams.

Short Facts

  • Remote
    Remote, United States of America
  • Swisslog
  • Other
  • Permanent Position
    Permanent Position


  • Provide detailed construction site coordination for the installation of the material handling systems.
  • Supervise and coordinate the mechanical and electrical installation with the engineering and installation teams. Maintain a strong emphasis on quality control.
  • Identify problem areas and concerns and ensure timely resolution directly or in cooperation with vendors and the project team as needed.
  • Ensure that the project is constructed in accordance with the contract requirements
  • Fully execute the Swisslog Site Management SOP. Including the established safety and administrative processes in place for the Site Service team. (utilize the team to make sure you have the right answer).
  • Maintain close coordination and communication with the Project Manager, Customer, Contracting staff and third-party suppliers, engineering, and line manager

Application Requirements

  • Large Team leadership skills and organization/coordination experience within the material handling industry.
    5+ years as Site Manager or Installation Manager/Supervisor for automated material handling systems applications or comparable experience.
  • 5+ years as Site Manager or Installation Manager/Supervisor for automated material handling systems applications or comparable experience.
  • 5+ years as Site Manager or Installation Manager/Supervisor for automated material handling systems applications or comparable experience.
  • Strong emphasis on process control.
  • Very strong emphasis on safety management and safety plan execution
  • MS Project experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated presentation skills
  • Ability to travel 75% + with ongoing flexibility outside of approved PTO requests.
  • Adaptability to changing circumstances on sites and with evolving processes, new equipment types and standards, customer requirements.
  • Well refined computer skills including Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Outlook.
  • Sound application knowledge of automated material handling equipment such as AS/RS, pallet and case conveyors, sorters, AGV’s, monorails.
  • Strong experience in reading, understanding and translating various schematics and blueprints.
  • AS in Mechanical Engineering or Construction
  • 30-Hour OSHA Course Certification
  • First Aid/CPR/AED certified
  • Powerpoint and other presentation skills and experience.
  • AutoCad experience.

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!

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