KONE, Inc Installation Supervisor in Mexico City, Mexico

Installation Supervisor

Job ID: 29148

Country: Mexico

Region: Centro Mexico

City: Mexico City

Job Posting Category: Installation

Employment Type: Full-time

Contract Type: Permanent

Application Closing Date:

About us

KONE Americas is one of KONE's four area organizations representing one-fifth of global sales. The local leadership team is responsible for implementing KONE strategy in the USA, Canada and Mexico.

We are looking for

Installation supervisor’s role is to manage and control projects from sales/installation hand-over to completion at handover to client and Maintenance. Supervisor is in charge of leading and managing the installation team to ensure safe, high quality, complete-on-time delivery of KONE solutions within budget. He/she acts as the KONE interface to customer and other stakeholders throughout the Fulfil process. In addition to this supervisor is expected to support the sales team in pre-tender and tender activities as requested.

Skills, Education and Experience

• Experience in the elevator and escalator industry

• Prior working experience in an allied industry

• Educational qualification (college/university)

We offer

Site supervision process:

• Accountable for the delivery of the installation project

• Accountable for Site Safety

• Responsible for securing efficient management of environmental aspects of the installation (waste handling, hazardous material, minization of travel)

• Accountable for the financial result of the project (cannot be responsible for costs associated with changes in factory prices or exchange rate variables)

• Participates to the sales/installation hand-over and validates the term of the order received from the customer together with the salesperson

• Prepares the overall installation program and resource planning

• Responsible for planning and organizing the delivery and storage of materials and tools to the site and placing the orders to subcontractors and Non KONE factory material suppliers

• Responsible for site preparations and follow-up of site readiness

• Accountable for use of correct KONE installation methods throughout the installation

• Ensures cost control as per action plans during budget, and pre-calculated CM2% towards achieving the R80 targets

• Responsible for administrative activities of the project including daily human resource management (absences, time sheet review/approvals) and reports project progress (schedule, installation hours, fitter time sheets, budget and risks) to his superiors

• Responsible for maintaining project documentation

• Updates information to company management systems (eg S-plan milestone updates)

• Collaborates with Accounts payable / Controlling to ensure site activities are planned and executed in accordance with contractual payment terms and actual payments received.

• Accountable for final testing of the equipment and handover to maintenance

Customer and Sub-contractor Relationship management:

• Accountable for customer satisfaction and quality of installation

• Accountable for Sub-contractor quality and Safety performance

• Single point of contact towards the customer during installation regarding site management, responsible for internal and external communication during the project

• Aims at achieving allocated sales targets and add-on sales and variations during installations

• Develops and maintains a cordial and professional relationship with the sub-contractors

People management / Leadership:

• Accountable for people (site operatives) development and wellbeing, and managing the performance of the team and individuals.

• Determines objectives, plans as well as organizes, communicates, controls, and motivates the installation team

• Identifies field operative training needs and manages training plans