Exelon Corporation Project Manager in May's Landing, New Jersey
Manage (or support a Principal or Senior Project Manager with the management of) transmission, substation, distribution, and gas projects consisting of cross-functional teams that can involve multiple engineering disciplines and multiple construction areas including contract resources. Responsible for managing or supporting the management of project's scope, schedule, budget, and safety performance of multiple construction projects and programs. Leads or supports project teams through business case / capital approval process, development and execution of project plans and project closeout. These projects have budgets that will typically range from $250K to $5 million.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
Responsible and accountable for leading or supporting overall project and program performance for projects / programs including transmission, substation, distribution or gas construction, and organizational initiatives.
Ensures project / program costs, schedule, scope and risks are managed, including the development of recovery plans, to stay within approved limits schedule and spending.
Interface with external and internal stakeholders to coordinate project requirements.
Interface effectively forming good working relationships with team members, line managers, internal interfacing organizations and contract service providers as applicable.
When leading projects, is the primary communicator with the sponsor and key stakeholders on project issues, including executive level and interdepartmental presentations. When supporting larger projects, provides project lead with information required for effective communication with key stakeholders.
Coaches and leads team members to ensure project team members understand their respective responsibilities and complete assigned tasks.
When leading projects, identify and obtain project team resources with the assistance of Manager - Project Management. When supporting larger projects, helps ensure all team resources are identified and obtained.
Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24/7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.
Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field and 2 - 5 years project management or related experience, OR High School Diploma and 6 - 9 years project management or related experience
Demonstrated ability to build consensus, establish trust, communicate effectively and foster culture change
Ability to work independently and as a team leader including the ability to handle conflicting priorities in a multi-task environment
Demonstrated leadership, communications and presentation skills
Demonstrated ability to develop and implement process enhancements and efficiencies including technology and performance
Demonstrated strong judgment and time management skills
Demonstrated project management skills, writing skills and PC skills including Work, Excel, Access, Power Point, Project, Passport
Valid driver's license and access to an automobile
Experience or knowledge of the specific functional area or discipline (e.g., Utility design, planning or construction experience)
Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM) or Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
Demonstrated proficiency and experience managing projects
Understanding of job budgeting, costing and performance metrics reporting
Experience demonstrating skill performing Project Management activities related to transmission and/or distribution engineering projects.
Pepco Holdings, an Exelon Company, is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity and does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of characteristics protected by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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