Project Manager - Power

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Wall Township, NJ
  • 27 May, 2019

Job Description

Join a team that does more than generate and deliver electricity through its work; join a team that powers growth and advances communities. Seeing beyond the project at hand, you’ll work with us to advance the industry and build your career. We operate with the strength of a $3B company and have the agility of a specialized power group, and work on some of the most challenging and cutting-edge projects around the world. Whether helping to define microgrids, pushing the boundaries on clean energy or grid modernization, you’ll find yourself working with leaders in transmission & distribution, thermal generation, and renewable energy in one of the world’s top 10 design firms, broadening your skills and developing your career. **Your Opportunity** Stantec's Wall Township New Jersey office is looking for a skilled Project Manager who will be able to apply electrical engineering principals and superior client service skills to cultivate and deliver projects that exceed expectations. **Your Key Responsibilities** + Provide expert leadership in project management and relationship skills, leading integrated design teams and their interactions with Stantec's clients. + The successful Project Manager will demonstrate a "client first" approach in developing key relationships. + This individual strategically evaluates opportunities and challenges and incorporates well-developed consulting and technical skills into each client interaction. + Applies technical and project management expertise while leading cross-functional resources to meet project requirements within established time frames and budgets + Serves as a trainer, mentor, and resource to others, including oversight of electrical designers + Holds project team members accountable for deliverables and financial performance + Nurtures existing client relationships and proactively pursues opportunities for new business + Provides client consultation; drawing on professional expertise and knowledge of Stantec's services + Develops and delivers client presentations + Maintains current knowledge of technologies and trends, as they apply to the applicable project and market types, and continually strengthens skills **Your Capabilities and Credentials** + PE registration, or pending registration is strongly preferred. Ability to become licensed in various states through processes of reciprocity + Successful history of collaboration and teaming with electrical contractors on Design-Build projects + Proven history of successful field oversight for power-related construction projects + Experience in the construction industry and/or in-depth knowledge of construction processes + Understands and implements project management principles + Ability to manage clients, projects, fees, and staff to achieve budget, schedule, and deliverable objectives + Ability to integrate design elements with other disciplines + Strong knowledge of applicable codes and standards + Knowledge of power systems including, but not limited to, combustion power plants, generation systems, photovoltaic (PV/solar) systems and battery energy storage systems (BESS) + Working understanding and knowledge of power distribution systems, low and medium voltage systems + Working knowledge of electrical utility markets. Knowledge of electrical systems in water and/or wastewater markets is a plus + Ability to apply sustainable design principles within projects + Strong client communication and interpersonal skills. + Working knowledge of recent versions of AutoCAD and/or other design software as it relates to power system design + Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office + Travel is required to meet engagement/client requirements - may include regional, national, or international based on the contracted requirements. **Education and Experience** Bachelors' degree in Electrical Engineering or related field plus 8-10 years related professional experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience and/or demonstrated skills _This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice._ Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best **Job:** Project Manager **Primary Location:** United States-New Jersey-Wall Township **Employee Status:** Regular **Job Level:** Individual Contributor **Travel:** No **Schedule:** Full-time **Req ID:** 190001X0