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Project Manager (Fire Alarm & Security) - BLTI

Tomball, Texas
Job Type
22 Sep 2022
BLTI, an Inframark, LLC company, continues to be a leader offering comprehensive integration solutions in all facets of instrumentation and control systems. From small control panels to large-scale SCADA, Fire Alarm, and Security Systems, BLTI delivers the expertise and resources to get the job done; on time, every time.

BLTI s corporate office and production facility are located in Tomball, Texas. Designed and built specifically for control system fabrication, our UL 508A and Hazardous Location certified shop offers state-of-the-art design, production, and testing facilities.

While the heart of BLTI s business has been Control Panel Fabrication and System Integration, our Security & Fire Alarm divisions are already recognized as leaders in providing comprehensive solutions to comply with homeland security and life safety requirements.

We are seeking a Fire Alarm & Security Project Manager will Lead and manage all aspects of the Fire Alarm and Security projects including project kick-off, coordinating the schedules of technical staff and subcontractors, ensuring that quality and standards are met (and exceeded), managing project budgets, maintaining project updates along with a variety of administrative tasks ensuring and improving the performance, productivity, efficiency and profitability by bringing projects in on-time and under budget.

This role will interact with others within the organization including Sales, Production, Project Management, & Field Services to ensure success.

The PM will also develop and maintain Quality Control processes for design, drawings, and software along with developing a scheduling system for all projects including resource requirements and the allocation of resources. This Project Manager will have demonstrated experience at executing multiple projects at a time.

Essential Duties

Coordination and management of client projects - includes reporting and accountability of schedule, budget, project performance and quality
Oversees and participates in project planning, estimating, scheduling, staffing, procurement and execution of project scope of work
Manage and direct field personnel, guiding the team by demonstrating a strong work ethic and inspiring enthusiasm to ensure efficiency and productive outputs to meet project needs
Maintains and manages client relationship and expectation
Manages the project Management of Changes (MOC) process
Communicates and coordinates 3rd party interface with vendors or sub-contractors on commercial as well as technical related project requirements
Manages several cross-functional matrix projects through the full project life cycle process
Provides industry analysis to support project proposal pursuits
Leads effort in preparation and development of project proposals & process control strategies submittals
Participates in proposal/submittal review meetings, client site visits and estimating efforts as required in the development of the proposal/submittal
Will represent BLTI in technical customer discussions/meetings
Manage all elements of project including design reviews, design verification requirement & Spec developments and implementation. Competency with Fire Alarm & Security systems, programming and Standard Codes are required
Work with Estimators in the quoting process
Provide technical input to help identify and solve project risks that may affect overall project plans and schedules
Support Business Development sales efforts
Stay abreast of the latest technology and techniques to provide designs that are competitive and cost effective while maintaining conformity with applicable standards
Other duties, as assigned, within ability and responsibility level of the job
This job will primarily involve sitting at a computer desk for multiple hours at a time
Working in Field Job site environment, lifting, carrying, squatting, and climbing ladders


Office, production, and manufacturing shop environment
Daily and/or overnight travel in the field is required
Field environment; construction, treatment plants
Safety equipment required; hard hats, boots, safety vests, and eye protective gear
May be required to work overtime as needed


Educational/Experience Requirements

Bachelor's degree in technical field from an ABET accredited four-year college or university
Minimum of 5-10 years of experiences as project engineer/project manager with working experiences and knowledge of commercial Fire Alarm and other low voltage systems including Burglary, Access Control, CCTV, Mass Notification, Intercom and Data, among other security and life safety systems. Will consider 15+ years of experiences as a project manager in the related field without a degree.
Understanding of NFPA/NEC code
Valid Texas FAL or APS
NICET Certification a plus
Experience with following products from listed manufactures or ability to learn and work with them: Honeywell - Silent Knight/Farenhyt, Bosch, Lensec, Gallager, Access Specialties, Continental Access, Napco, Telecor, DSX Access Systems, Viking Gate Controllers, Aiphone, Samsung, Open Options

Special Skills, Knowledge, or Abilities

Proficient in Microsoft Office Software especially MS Project and Power Point
Proficient in AUTOCAD
Must be able to read and interpret blueprints, diagrams, and submittal specifications
Read and interpret systems programs/software and operational product manuals
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations
Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
Be proud of your ability of having attention to detail
Enjoy fostering great relationships with customers
Possess excellent communication skills; written and verbal


Candidate must have a Texas valid driver s license and insurance

Current Texas Security License/Fire License is required


Candidate requires a good driving record, drug testing, and clear background check


Daily significant interaction with manager and other coworkers. General contact with customers, over the phone, email, and in person

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  • Job Reference: 718600655-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Recruiter: INFRAMARK, LLC.
  • Location: Tomball, Texas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent