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Project Manager

Chance Rides LLC
4200 W Walker
Wichita, KS 67209
United States

Commercial/Private Sector
Job Start Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
From $75,000 To $100,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule
Some Travel

Job Description


Chance Rides, LLC creates joy and lasting memories through motion by manufacturing a diverse line of carousels, thrill rides, roller coasters, observation wheels, train, and tram rides. With over 60 years of legacy and talent, our skilled workforce and dedicated leadership serves customers that include theme parks, family entertainment centers, zoos, aquariums, and stand-alone attraction venues across the globe. As an EOS based company, we practice truth, team, heart, drive, and joy to create these amazing experiences.

Function: Project Management

Role: Project Manager

Reports to: Sr. Project Manager

General Purpose:

The Project Manager is responsible for directing all phases of projects from late contract execution through delivery and installation acting as the primary customer contact to meet project objectives. This individual is responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, budget control and on-time completion ensuring consistency with company strategy, commitments, and goals. This includes measurable performance to schedule, budget, and customer satisfaction and leading a matrix team through successful project execution and completion.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate our core values of truth, team, heart, drive, and joy, at all times
  • Ensures that projects are delivered on-time, within scope, and within budget by leading multiple projects across various products with passion, accountability and problem solving
  • Coordinate internal and external resources for the successful execution of projects via measurable metrics and expectations
  • Develops detailed project plans and schedules to track progress
  • Manages relationships with clients and all stakeholders with highly effective and clear communication including written, verbal, and other means
  • Performs risk management to minimize project risks and takes corrective actions either personally or with team with a sense of urgency
  • Creates and maintains comprehensive, yet effective, project documentation per internal and external requirements including schedules, financial performance, and customer communication via effective and standardized processes including reports, status updates, and meeting leadership.
  • Promotes a positive, team environment on both the company and client side while holding each other accountable
  • Communicates effectively with clients to meet project scope and timeline deliverables while also identifying scope creep or change orders to capture revenue opportunities
  • Collaborates with other Project Managers to develop and enhance company standard project management processes including Project Management software, ERP system, data management, methodologies, etc.

General Benefits:

  • Competitive salary of $75-100k (commensurate with experience)
  • Comprehensive benefits including medical/dental/vision
  • Supplemental/Ancillary Benefits
  • Annual Performance Reviews
  • 401(k) with company match
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Employee Referral Bonus Program
  • Personal, Vacation, and Holiday Pay

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Chance Rides, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree (Mechanical, Electrical, Electro-Mechanical Engineering, Business Administration preferred); MBA a plus
PMP certification a plus
Strong proficiency in PM Software and tools; CAD experience a plus
Amusement industry experience preferred
Minimum 5 years’ experience demonstrating successful management of challenging manufacturing projects
Solid organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple projects and ever-changing priorities in a matrix organization
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Team oriented with a positive, get-it-done attitude
Occasional domestic and international travel
Chance Rides LLC
Angela Breth
4200 W Walker
Wichita KS 67209
United States
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