Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Product Manager

Product Manager
Building/Construction Products
Based in the Charleston, IL area, we are a leading manufacturer of quality
building products for building better light-framed structures and a strong
Today, we are seeking Product Manager (Building/Construction Products) for
our Dallas, TX location. The successful candidate must exhibit a high level
of professionalism at all times while maintaining an effective relationship
with customers, dealers, distributors, and building officials as well as
coworkers. Must be knowledgeable in applicable field areas including
building products and codes as well as product testing and certification.
Because this is a client-facing role and you will be representing our brand
with some of our most loyal and largest customers- Effective oral and
written communication skills required. The responsibilities of this
position require significant technical skills, accompanied by regular
interaction with our customers, builders, dealers, distributes, building
officials, plant managers, and sales while reporting directly to the VP/GM
Domestic Travel with Full Expenses Paid within the United States required.
Most of the travel will be within the Dallas Metro Area
Top Reasons to Work with Us
1. Stable, Growing company with ample opportunity for advancement
2. Great work/ life balance
3. Competitive Compensation Package - $65,000 - $95,000
What You Will Be Doing
Our Company develops, tests, manufactures, sells, and services engineered
building products for the North American market. This position will work
closely with the Senior Members of the team to advance product development
projects, provide technical service to customers, and support
product testing and code compliance.
Break out your multiple-hats because this role breaks down into 3 main
1. Product development
o Screen, test, and certify product line extensions and new building
o Work with third party OEMs (i.e. nail gun mfrs.) to develop solutions
for new products
o Develop and implement new product testing capabilities for structural,
thermal, & moisture performance according to ASTM, etc.
2. Customer technical service
o Respond to, resolve, and document our customer inquiries and complaints
regarding product quality, installation, capabilities, shelf-life, code
compliance, etc.
o Maintain relationships with builders, dealers, distributors, and
building officials as resources for accurate technical information.
3. Code testing and advocacy
o Within the technical team, determine testing requirements to maintain
our products'compliance with applicable codes.
o Execute code testing at certified labs.
What You Need for this Position
At Least 3 Years of experience and knowledge of:
- Light-Framed Construction
- Building Science
- Building Codes
- Product Testing
- Account Mangement/ Customer Relations
- Product/ Project Management
- Technical Service
- Product Testing/Screening/ Certification
- 3rd Party OEMs
- ASTM Structural, Moisture, Thermal Performance
BS degree preferred; but not required with ample applicable experience.
What's In It for You

For your efforts, you will be rewarded with a competitive compensation
package while working within a stable, growing company which provides an
ample opportunity for advancement.
So, if you are a talented Product Manager (Building/Construction Products)
with experience, please apply today!
Kevin Martino
KM1-1178289 -- in the email subject line