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Power Engineers Project Manager in Kansas City, Kansas

Project Manager

Location:Kansas City


Department:PCI EPC Project Mgmt Dept


Project ManagerRoles and Responsibilities

  • Manage EPC/Design-Build Transmission Line, Substation, and Distribution projects

  • Ensure that all PM responsibilities are addressed, including developing & maintaining schedules, leading internal and external project status meetings, budgeting and scheduling maintenance, preparing proposals, and taking a significant role in client relationships

  • Client interface and action item resolution

  • Maintain proper cost accounting, ensuring invoicing and change orders are timely and in accordance with contract requirements

  • Manage and maintain project schedules

  • Identify potential scheduling delays, develop and implement corrective actions

  • Manage and maintain weekly project reporting to include P360 (Internal proprietary software) Daily updating

  • Manage daily QA reporting and report approval in P360

  • Manage material delivery status and update schedules with any material delays

  • Attend and manage weekly sub-contractor update meetings and maintain sub-contractor agendas

  • Work with the field Construction Managers and Inspectors to ensure accurate project reports

  • Ensure RFI responses are tracked and resolved in accordance with the contract

  • Review and reconcile sub-contractor invoices for accuracy

  • Adapt to and promote company culture and manage internal and external relationships

  • Provide internal mentoring and leadership to junior team members as assigned and as a regular order of business

  • Manage project teams in a matrixed reporting environment

  • Develop estimates and proposals

  • This position will likely require travel for both regional and national clients

  • Demonstrated Project Management skills include CPM scheduling, budget and cost analysis, managing project teams, as well as proposal writing, client marketing, and project presentations

Required Education/Experience

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in project management for transmission lines, substations, and distribution lines

  • Familiar with power delivery line design processes and have experience managing power delivery projects

  • Successful track record of leading project teams

  • Successful track record of interfacing with clients

  • Experience in estimating and assembling proposals for transmission line, substation and/or distribution projects

  • Familiarity with CPM scheduling and project estimating and scheduling techniques and software

  • Must have a good understanding of project management techniques and approaches, to applying project controls during project execution

Desired Education/Experience

  • 10+ years of experience in project management for transmission lines, substations, and distribution lines

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Business Administration and/or related field experience and/or Bachelor of Science degree in electrical, civil, or mechanical engineering or technical management

  • PMP certification

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and P6 software

  • Excellent communication skills; both written and verbal

  • Experience with stakeholder management

  • Ability to work with a matrix environment

  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple: Do Good Work. Have Fun. Make Money.

You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment. And you’ll find the support, coaching and training it takes to advance your career.

Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work. That includes providing competitive compensation, professional development, and a full benefit package:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision

  • Maternity Leave

  • Parental Leave

  • Paid Holidays

  • Vacation/Paid Sick Leave

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • 401K

POWER is a fun engineering firm. That might seem contradictory to some, but it works for us!

Salary Range: DOE