Location: Cleveland, OH

Post Date: 09-01-2017

Lerch Bates Inc. is seeking a Consultant for the Cleveland, Columbus, Detroit, Pittsburg, or Indianapolis Area.  If you are an experienced elevator professional with a passion for driving business results by creating great customer experiences and solutions, then we would love the opportunity to speak to you!

We are an employee-owned organization offering a great environment, top notch professionals and a terrific benefits line up. Submit your resume today to learn more about becoming a part of a great team!


The Consultant is the expert for Vertical Transportation for our clients and provides insightful solutions to meet the clients’ needs. The Consultant is responsible for developing relationships with potential clients and managing the project cycle from request for proposal or inspection, writing of reports and proposals, ensuring timely completion of projects, to billing for payment of services.  Maintains expert level industry knowledge through research and writing.  Works collaboratively with other Consultants and support services to ensure the best experience for our clients. 

Key Qualifications

  • Must be driven to provide an outstanding customer experience.
  • Ability to build a network of current and potential clients. 
  • Strong technical writing and report development skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects to completion.
  • Ability and desire to stay abreast of latest industry developments.

Other Requirements

  • At least 5 years elevator industry experience; 10+ years preferred.
  • Ability to perform mathematical calculations frequently used in our industry.
  • QEI Certification preferred.
  • Secondary educational degree strongly preferred.
  • Intermediate to advanced skills in using Microsoft Office products and other software systems preferred.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.



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