"Lighting a Path to the Future"

Sr. Project Manager

Location: Atlanta, GA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $120,000.00 - $130,000.00
Degree: Licensed Practitioner;
Date: 2/6/2018
Job ID: 02566873
Job Description

 Exciting opportunity for a Sr. Electrical Project Manager to get in on the ground level of its company's expansion into Georgia and surrounding States!  The ideal candidate will have both small and large company background with Industrial Facility experience including Food Processing. The role is responsible for both the Northern and Southern Georgia offices. Incumbent will have Project Managers as direct reports at both facilities. The South has a small team and a few customers and will require support to penetrate new locations. The Northern region is a startup. With support from Corporate and South Georgia team,  the role will develop new client facilities providing  Industrial Electrical services and/or Industrial Controls & Automation. The role has the potential to be considered for a long term incentive.
Description of Employee's Job Duties:
  • Act as a critical part of the Operations Leadership Team and will engage with multiple, cross-functional projects with significant financial and operational impact 
  • Initially much focus will be on approaching new facilities and organizations promoting expertise both in Electrical Services and Controls.
  • Drive growth and profitability through effective project execution
  • Interact with the customers to validate expectations are understood and met before, during and after project completion
  • Evaluate and continually improve the systems and processes being used by the department to effectively meet customer requirements and profitability goals
  • Develop the organization to achieve excellence through continuous improvement; support lesson learned activity and implement identified initiatives
  • Manage, mentor, and develop a group of 5-20 total reports (thru the PMs)
  • Responsible for work assignments, hiring, promotions and performance appraisals
  • Develop appropriate bids or estimates to ensure the development of long term partnerships 
  • Review the overall contractual requirements for all projects and specific process design methodology for individual projects as required
  • Ensure schedule requirements are met for all projects
  • Support and lead business development sales activities and client interface
  • Read and interpret design, development and construction documents, specifications, and bids, and recommending necessary changes or additions
  • Ensure all projects follow company's best practices in project management
  • Coordinate and manage work across multiple projects
Desired Skills & Experience:
  • Project Management experience in electrical services and construction.
  • Understand engineering in electric power.
  • Substation, transmission, and distribution project experience.
  • Field experience coordinating with construction management
  • Extensive knowledge of project scheduling, bids, take offs, change orders, and contracts.
  • Proficient using Excel spreadsheets and MS Project
  • Demonstrated ability to develop relationships and assist in winning projects
  • Exceptional analytical, motivational, and leadership skills
  • Highly proficient in reading and interpreting all design, development and construction documents, specifications, and bids, and recommending necessary changes or additions
  • Journeyman or Master Electrician's license a plus
  • Coordinate with accounting to invoice per project terms and oversee / negotiate appropriate change orders
  • Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in Electrical Services and Controls
  • Capability to readily adjust priorities and milestones based upon changing customer needs, resource availability 
  •  Flexibility with work hours and travel as needed
  • Flexibility and openness to changing work environments
  • Highly organized and skillful at working on multiple projects simultaneously


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