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Burns & McDonnell Project Manager - Transmission & Distribution (Multiple Locations) in Morristown, New Jersey


  • The Project Manager will be responsible for overall project execution after project budget and schedule approval: permitting, engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and closeout. Other responsibilities include:

  • Collaborate with project team to successfully mitigate issues and achieve seamless execution

  • Interface and work with client’s project management leadership team to provide regular, timely updates

  • Coordinate construction resources and testing resources for project execution

  • Work with project controls to maintain project schedule and cost forecast

  • Monitor and manage project scope

  • Manage multiple (10 – 30) projects concurrently of varying sizes ($100k - $10M), disciplines (substation, transmission line, network) and voltages (34.5kV to 500kV)


  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or construction management from an accredited curriculum.

  • US Citizenship or Green card required.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills.

  • Must have ability to deal effectively with a wide variety of industry, government and public contracts on project-related matters.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus but not mandatory.

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in project management related to Electrical Utility Industry.


Job Project Management

Primary Location US-CT-Wallingford

Other Locations US-MA-Newton, US-PA-Conshohocken, US-NJ-Morristown

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time

Req ID: 211353