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Project Manager Lighting in Upper Marlboro, MD at CapitalTristate

Date Posted: 6/21/2018

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Job Description

A Project Manager for lighting with CapitalTristate is responsible for maintaining customer relations for the life of a project, providing specified and approved lighting fixture products in a timely fashion, and monitoring the status of each project to ensure complete accuracy of invoicing on every job to help serve the customer.


  • Manage all aspects of supplying lighting fixtures for projects
  • Ensure all processes of the project development and schedule are completed in a timely and accurate manner by retaining a professional/friendly business relationship with the customers, estimator, outside salesperson, vendors and company management team.
  • Maintain accurate records of all transactions
  • Manage project budgets while ensuring timely and accurate invoicing from vendors and to customers
  • Identify, analyze, and solve critical problems
  • Provide operation and maintenance manuals at the end of the job to recap all products supplied
  • Courtesy and politeness toward customers
  • Multi-task and continually prioritize tasks to be completed throughout the day
  • Submittal revision if required, prepare and submit
  • Process customer change requests in a timely and professional manner
  • Negotiate change order cost with vendor and sell with customer
  • Maintain change order totals for the customer and vendors
  • Recognize and facilitate opportunities to grow project’s profitability
  • Process material returns
  • Maintain a current sales recap of all managed projects

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School or GED
  • 1-2 years customer service experience – electrical/lighting industry preferred
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good and dependable mathematic skills
  • Excellent computer and Microsoft Office skills
  • Reliable, responsible, and a great work ethic

We offer excellent training, career advancement opportunities, and a competitive compensation package to include vacation time, personal time, full health benefits, 401(k) and more.  CapitalTristate is an EEO Employer.

About Us:

CapitalTristate is The Electrical Distributor of Choice in the Mid-Atlantic region and a proud member of the Sonepar family. CapitalTristate delivers excellence in service, products from the finest lighting and electrical manufacturers, extensive application expertise, and customized, comprehensive solutions to our customers. We operate under the Eck Supply name in the Carolinas and as CapitalTristate elsewhere. Altogether, we serve customers in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia, Delaware, Pennsylvania, West Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina from over 60 locations and from our central distribution center and company headquarters in Upper Marlboro, MD.

CapitalTristate is also part of the Sonepar family of operating companies, consisting of the finest locally managed electrical and industrial distributors throughout the United States. Sonepar USA is a market leader in the B-to-B distribution of electrical, industrial & safety products and related solutions. 


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