Substation Project Manager

Crown Point, IN, Indiana, USA
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Currently, we are looking for talented resources for one of our listed clients. If interested please reply to me with your updated resume or feel free to reach out to me for more details at (949) 482-4438

Title: Substation Project Manager
Location: Crown Point, IN
Duration: Full Time

Job Description:

  • The primary functions of the Project Manager are to scope, estimate, plan, manage, and coordinate substation projects to deliver successful projects by ensuring that project goals and objectives are achieved while all business processes and applicable procedures are followed.
  • The position requires a working knowledge of power industry design and construction practices, standards, and processes as well as the use of independent judgment, enhanced verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work with minimal supervision with the support of a remote team.
  • The ideal candidate would have a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, Construction Management, or a related field from an accredited curriculum, and a minimum of eight years of relevant project experience with at least two years of experience independently managing complete projects during execution.

Desired PM Functions:

  • An individual capable of handling broad-scope projects that have medium to long-term focus and applying knowledge to handle complex problems independently under the direction of a Program Manager and/or client management personnel.
  • Initiate projects: Complete project planning documents, which include detailed scope/schedule outline for completion while looking for and finding ways to improve operations; process efficiency
  • Project Definition: Assist the Project Team in defining/clarifying the project scope and level of detail required, satisfying customer expectations and project requirements.
  • Maintain Project Status: Keep the project status reporting system current with the actions and changes that take place on assigned projects
  • Manage Project Implementation: Leads assigned project team, ensuring that project goals/objectives are achieved, and all business processes and applicable procedures are followed
  • Control costs: Assist the Project Manager in controlling project expenditures and schedule performance as necessary to satisfy project requirements and ensure satisfactory budget performance on all projects
  • Communicate effectively with the project team, contractors, and vendors as required to facilitate coordination of design or construction activities and flow of technical information.
  • This includes tracking/resolving action items and information requests and assisting the design team in the resolution of technical issues as required
  • Coordinate/Communicate with Peers: Work with the project team to identify, document, and resolve changes that may impact the schedule and budget performance of projects
  • Identify, document, assign, track, and facilitate project issues through resolution and accountable for identifying and resolving possible risks and developing/monitoring risk plans

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to perform a broad range of supervisory responsibilities over others
  • Possess solid verbal and written communication skills. Ability to coordinate with and interface with contractors, vendors, engineers, colleagues, and other electric utilities personnel at a high professional level
  • Display strong interpersonal skills to build relationships and work effectively with clients, peers, and affiliates
  • Strong capability in Microsoft Word, Excel, scheduling software and possess working knowledge of corporate accounting practices and business operations
  • A background in substation design/engineering would be value-add
  • Willingness to develop, promote, and comply with Mesa and client safety requirements
  • Ability to travel for project requirements

Qualifications/ Skills:

  • Project DesignSome Knowledge - Required
  • Project ManagementIntermediate - Preferred


  • Bachelor or better in Business Administration or related field.
  • Bachelor or better in Engineering or related field.

Licenses & Certifications

  • Project Mgmt Prof (PMP) - Preferred

About us:
At our organization, we take our mission and values to heart! We are on a mission to offer more and better jobs all over the world! Our goal is to care for you while you care for our clients and get you paid the highest pay possible. All our associates working with us are expected to embrace our RACE values: R - Results Matter, A- Approachable, C - Care, and E - Emergency i.e. work with a sense of urgency.

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