Project Manager

Location: Chelmsford, MA


ZOLL Medical is a growing, innovation-driven company on the forefront of delivering medical devices to save lives, and software solutions to improve efficiency. With customers in more than 140 countries, we continue to expand our reach, as well as our product offerings. Hospitals, emergency medical services (EMS), and others trust us to provide high-quality products and exceptional customer service. ZOLL products are used every day across the globe to save the lives of people who suffer sudden cardiac arrest. From Real CPR Help® technology—an industry first—to the world’s only wearable defibrillator, our capabilities and features set us apart. But none of this would be possible without the motivation and dedication of ZOLL employees, and we’re invested in their success.

We offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. Join our team. It’s a great time to be a part of ZOLL!

Job Summary:

Perform a lead role to manage the planning, resource coordination, scheduling, budgeting and execution of assigned projects, ensuring that projects are delivered within the planned schedule, budget, and scope.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for the project management and project-related reporting functions.
  • Prepare project plans, schedules and budgets by using project management tools.
  • Communicate project status to all stakeholders on a regular basis throughout the life cycle of the project.
  • Drive project execution by assigning tasks, tracking project schedules, identifying risks, and developing and executing contingency plans.
  • Maintain and update the primary project documents to ensure current cost and schedule information.
  • Identify and communicate critical paths activities.
  • Define key project constraints associated with scope, schedule, budget, resources and risks.
  • Clearly communicate roles, expectations and accountabilities to team members on a regular basis.
  • Develop relevant Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) to ensure a timely understanding of both project and financial performance.
  • Assist in developing and maintaining project management tools and templates used by the department.
  • Assist in providing coaching and guidance for Project leads outside of the Project Management team.

Skills Requirements:

  • Excellent verbal & written communications and time management skills
  • Ability to lead discussions and meetings effectively as a facilitator.
  • Ability to meet objectives in a timely manner.
  • Ability to lead a team of individuals effectively toward a goal.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and the ability to schedule tactically.
  • Experience with computers and Microsoft Project

Required/Preferred Education and Experience:

  •  Bachelor's Degree (4 year minimum) or equivalent work experience, or Project Management Certification (PMP).
  • 3 - 5+ years of experience in project management.

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 will be reviewed periodically as duties and responsibilities change with business necessity.  Essential and marginal job functions are subject to modification.

ZOLL Medical Corporation appreciates and values diversity.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. 

ADA:  The employer will make reasonable accommodations in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990