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Emerson Project Manager in Marshalltown, Iowa

Are you looking for an opportunity to grow your Project Management skills? Are you motivated, organized, enjoy building relationships, and want to be challenged in a team-oriented, fast paced and sophisticated environment at work? We are looking for people who will thrive in an environment where our people get to make decisions, tackle puzzles and pay attention to the details so that they can deliver outstanding support and best in world products to customers.

Emerson is currently hiring Project Managers at our Marshalltown, IA location. The individuals hired for these roles will be responsible for managing customer projects from quotation to final delivery in a fast paced, global environment.

Meet the Managers!

Andrea Henson: ( - Manager, North America Project Management

Matt Hoven: ( - Manager, North America Project Management

As a Project Manager, you will:

  • Build relationships with Emerson customers and stakeholders to ensure project success and win future business.

  • Be the communication hub of assigned projects with customers, sales, scheduling, manufacturing, quality and shipping.

  • Make decisions in end to end project management, demonstrating ownership of the entire process from beginning to end while implementing project level processes, procedures and performance metrics.

  • Lead complex initiatives managing all activities in a project lifecycle including: quoting, customer engagement, PO reconciliation, schedule maintenance, engaging manufacturing plants on deliverables and schedules, scheduling inspections and arranging final shipment of product.

  • Collaborate with subject matter experts within the organization to resolve issues.

  • Communicate schedules and objectives among customers and internal departments.

  • Manage changes in project scope, identify potential concerns and devises contingency plans to mitigate project risks.

  • Develop and deliver progress reports, proposals, required documents and presentations.


  • You build customer relationships. You provide timely and helpful information to customers and individuals across the organization. You understand internal and external stakeholder requirements, expectations, and needs. You anticipate and adjust effective contingency plans. You follow through on commitments.


  • This position requires an Associate's Degree and 2 years of related experience OR in the absence of experience, a Bachelor's Degree is required. Internal candidates possessing 5 years of Emerson experience will be considered.

  • Influencer: Proactively builds relationships and influences others

  • Analytical Thinking/Problem Solving: Accurately assesses problems and effectively and efficiently arrive at solutions

  • Communication: Deliver clear, effective communication and listen to others

  • Customer Orientation: Meet the expectations and needs of customers

  • Decision Making: Ability to make good decisions in a timely manner


  • Experience with Manufacturing or Construction Project Management preferred

Requisition ID : 22026123

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.