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Based on 805 responses, the job of Project Manager, Engineering has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.94 out of 5. On average, Project Manager, Engineerings are highly satisfied with their job.
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Q: What is it like working as a Project Manager, Engineering?

June 2014
Project Manager, Engineering:
Need extreme level of coordination with various stake holders and high level of patience.
June 2014
"Responsibility And Workload."
Project Manager, Engineering:
Carefully check and explore the exact amount of responsibility attached to the job, (financial, operations, project management, admin duties, etc) and way this up with the expect workload. Working 16 hrs a day, long travel days and little support is only sustainable for a limited amount if time.
July 2014
"Its Very Eye Opening, Makes You To Think Outside The Box."
Project Manager, Engineering:
Pros: I get to work with other different engineering disciplines.
Cons: Travelling.
August 2014
"Pmo."
Project Manager, Engineering:
Pros: Let's you take full charge for what you do.
Cons: Payscales are low on joining.
August 2014
"Accountatnts get paid more."
Project Manager, Engineering:
Become an accountant, they get paid more or a doctor.
October 2014
"Challenging."
Project Manager, Engineering:
Pros: It's mentally challenging and always new. Every project is different and there is no opportunity to become bored.
Cons: It can be stressful constantly having new things thrown at you.
October 2014
"It Is 60% Scheduling, 20% Client Relations And 20% Technical."
Project Manager, Engineering:
Pros: The best things about my job are the environment which is very open and friendly. It is in midtown Manhattan, ideal location. The clients all have technical backgrounds so even if there is something you don't know or can't remember, someone will enlighten you. Engineering is very important to know because it allows you to work within teams from other departments as well since our work ethic is regarded highly. I am able to go from location to location to conduct some of my work, which breaks the monotony of going into the office every time.
Cons: There are a lot of limitations to project scopes. There are some actions that can be done, but company policy dictates that it shouldn't, so you end up discussing with clients for long periods of time trying to find a reason that would satisfy them. A lot of scheduling will overlap, but you still need to maintain the budget and timeline.