About the Role
This is a senior project manager role for medium to large substation projects and programs for a large utility. Involves management of projects from early finance and scope approval stages through engineering and construction. Requires the use of sound judgement, strong interpersonal skills, knowledge of the power system industry, and effective use of PM tools and techniques. Projects typically require both a business and an engineering focus. The position is eligible for remote work with minimal travel required.
While not required, engineering experience and interest in serving in senior engineering roles (e.g., QA/QC, proposals) would be an added bonus.
Duties and Responsibilities
Develop, characterize, and document project goals, scope, stakeholders, risks, issues, success measures, effort and resource estimates
Create, maintain, and deliver communication plans, status updates, charters, schedules and budgets
Proactively manage projects to deliver them in-scope, on-time and on-budget while enforcing checkpoints and managing change-control
Manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously and effectively
Oversee project from initial funding approval through delivery, including overall continuing project maintenance
(Optional) - Perform QA/QC tasks related to substation design projects; support R&D efforts, industry involvement
Requirements and Skills
Dedicated space and access to high speed internet in order to facilitate working from home
Bachelor's degree or equivalent
Project management work experience (5+ years in power systems industry preferred)
Knowledge of project management tools, techniques, and processes
Strong interpersonal, collaboration, negotiation, escalation, and influencing skills
PMP certification is not required, but preferred.
Strong business and organizational acumen, leadership abilities, good judgment, appropriateness, and courage
About the Company
We are SR3 Engineering, a full-service electrical engineering firm specializing in power system engineering and studies: AC interference, grounding, relay settings, automation, communication, and substation engineering.
Founded in 2015, we are a growing team of engineers and problem solvers. We are anchored in a passion for engineering, and truly digging into the how and why behind engineering design. We take an innovative, modern approach to executing engineering projects - if the box doesn’t contain the answers, we think outside of it.
We take pride in our work and love what we do. When you work with us, we’re confident that you’ll see our passion reflected in the results.