Sulzer Pumps US Inc. Project Manager in Portland, Oregon

Pumps Equipment, a division of Sulzer Ltd, is a global leader in the development and supply of pumping solutions and related equipment to its key markets oil and gas, power, and water. We provide a challenging and rewarding work environment where diversity is valued as a key driver for success.


Manages successful completion of each assigned project, from receipt of Factory Order Package, to receipt of payment, in full, from the customer. Ensures customers receive best service possible, through effective communication, processing of orders, and coordination of involved departments to deliver quality products, on time, in compliance to customer specifications and policies and procedures. At close of job, a stronger customer/supplier relationship will have been attained, and the booked margin or greater, realized. Project Manager functions independently with occasional guidance from Department Manager.


  • Acts as central contact for client for all aspects of order. Ensures expeditious communication with customer on order changes, status updates, and problems

  • Manages Factory Order Packages through completion

  • Manages changes to the order

  • Responsible for on-time delivery of hardware and software

  • Ensures job close-out financial performance is greater than or equal to booked margin

  • Keeps management appraised of financial progress of job

  • Manages warranty jobs


  • Hosts and coordinates details of customer visits for witness tests, plant tours, etc.

  • Advises management of order status, changes, clarifications, and approvals.

  • Actively involved with continuous process improvement.

  • Supports, cooperates with, and participates in company-wide LEAN and EHS management system that includes following all safety, health and environmental policies and procedures. Supports and cooperates in company-wide quality management effort.

  • Adheres to company and department policies, procedures, and standards

  • Performs other duties as assigned


  • May supervise Document Administrator and/or Assistant Project Manager, as needed.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Engineering, or closely related field, or equivalent education and experience combined is required.

  • 8 years project management experience and knowledge of pump manufacturing.

  • Experience with engineered products, quality principles, and related technical knowledge.

  • Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work with internal and external customers, under demanding conditions.

  • Demonstrated computer proficiency, with knowledge of Excel, Word and graphics is required. Knowledge or experience with SAP is preferred.

We are proud to be an E-Verify & EEO-AA employer M/F/D/V and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace

Nosotros nos enorgullecemos de ser un empleador "E-Verify" & EEO-AA, M/F/V/D" y mantiene un sitio de trabajo Libre de Drogas

Sulzer abides by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sexual orientation or gender identity , national origin, or other protected status . In addition, Sulzer takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to ethnicity, nationality, religion, age, sexual orientation or gender identity, or other protected status. For contact information, send an email to Leslie Cardenas, Recruiting Specialist at .