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Burns & McDonnell Project Manager in Atlanta, Georgia


Manage scope, schedule, cost, risk, resources, and quality of assigned projects in planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling, and closure phase of transmission and substation engineering projects. Manage and capture client facility plans and target client opportunities. Manage transmission engineering project team financials and report findings to leadership. Direct client maintenance and development activities as well as Quality Control processes. Identify and oversee implementation of effective change management practices and corrective actions. Perform structural design and analysis of steel structures and steel connections, concrete foundations, and in-house design programs applying proficiency in civil/structural codes and standards. Provide oversight and quality control in development of internal and client standards, technical specifications, design guidelines, and manuals for design procedures, structural materials, and construction. Recruit, hire, develop, and retain staff. Prepare proposals, assist in presentations, and participate in contract negotiations. Provide overall management of projects from concept to completion. Serve as primary point of contact with client regarding efforts such as client coordination, strategic planning, master scope management, budget finances, subcontracting, project staffing, environmental compliance, facility support, and schedule attainment. Ensure the Project Team is adhering to office Quality Control procedures. Work closely with the Project Team to confirm deliverables and services are being provided to client’s satisfaction


Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, or a directly related field plus seven (7) years of electric utility consulting experience. Professional Engineering (PE) registration required.

Six (6) years of experience in the following:

-Experience in high voltage (69-500kV) substation projects

-Experience in structural engineering

-Structural analysis and design for electrical substations, foundations (reinforced concrete), anchorage, structural steel, and connections

-Quantity estimation for construction bid preparation of electrical substation projects, including materials procurement and management

-Field engineering, including site visits related to structural observations

Will accept a Master’s degree six (6) years of electric utility consulting experience in lieu of Bachelor’s seven (7) years of electric utility consulting experience.

Travel Requirements: Up to 25% for site visits, client visits, and technical conferences.

40 hours/week. Day shift. Worksite location is Alpharetta, GA within our Atlanta Region.

Qualified applicants please submit resume to www.burnsmcd.com/careers. Requisition ID 200796.


Job Project Management

Primary Location US-GA-Atlanta

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Req ID: 200796



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