Burns & McDonnell Project Manager - Transmission & Distribution (California) in Walnut Creek, California
Wishing you could have an ownership stake in the company you are working for? Founded in 1898, Burns & McDonnell is an award-winning engineering, architectural, construction environmental and consulting services firm. We are a 100% employee-owned, with regional and project offices nationwide.
Burns & McDonnell has an exciting opportunity in our Transmission and Distribution Group for a Project Manager. The Project Manager will work within the BMcD Transmission & Distribution Global Practice handling a project load within the region in a dynamic and profitable manner based upon Burns & McDonnell's core values of client satisfaction, commitment, dedication, integrity, safety and overall outstanding service. The Project Manager's responsibilities may include:
Direct and coordinate activities of several disciplines on projects or a larger program based on the respective scopes in question
Direct coordination with clients
Assist in direction of identifying, budgeting and establishing critical project objectives
Work within the regional office to identify opportunities and manage team efforts for submittals, proposals, presentations, contract negotiation, and related activities
Ensure profitable and sound growth. Achieve stated targets and standards for project financial performance
Adhere to Burns & McDonnell's Quality Control Program and maintain Burns & McDonnell's Safety Program
Participate in go/no-go evaluations, ensure establishment of project work plans and review fee estimates
Demonstrate creativity, foresight and mature judgment in anticipating and solving problems
Serve as the technical advisor; provides senior-level input and evaluation on transmission and distribution projects (i.e., renewable energy, energy storage, electric or gas transmission & distribution)
Other duties as assigned
Candidates for this position must have a Bachelor's degree in engineering, construction management or related field from an accredited curriculum.
Minimum of 7 years of Transmission and Distribution experience with at least 5 years related project management experience.
Must have detailed knowledge in either substations, networks, transmission lines, or gas pipelines and facilities.
Must have ability to deal effectively with a wide variety of industry, government, and public contacts on project-related matters.
Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Strong analytical and problem -solving skills.
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus but not mandatory.
Ability to travel.
Valid driver's license required.
In addition, must meet standards to qualify for and maintain the Company's vehicle driving privileges as outlined in the Company's Motor Vehicle Safety Policy.
Job Project Management
Primary Location US-CA-Walnut Creek
Other Locations US-CA-San Diego, US-CA-Brea
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Req ID: 211200