Con Edison Project Specialist / 2H in New York, New York

Qualifications: Construction Management Gas is looking for a dedicated professional who is highly motivated, resourceful and articulate with a strong commitment to excellence. The candidate must have demonstrated leadership skills, be able to initiate and champion change and have the ability to influence others in order to improve management processes. Candidate must understand the importance of personal accountability. Extensive knowledge of the complexities of Con Edison’s gas system is required. Must be well-organized, detail-oriented, and flexible to handle multiple assignments and meet rapidly changing deadlines. Must have a record for driving positive change and strong supervisory skills. Excellent oral, written and presentation skills are required to be able to effectively interact with internal and external customers, support staff, and all levels of management. Must be able to deliver exemplary customer service and develop a team-spirited work environment in support of our Corporate Mission and Values. Candidate must understand Con Edison’s capital, O&M;, operating budgets, and the Key Performance Indicators (KPI’s) for construction. Strong computer skills in Microsoft, Excel and PowerPoint are required. Working knowledge of Environmental, Health and Safety procedures related to street construction work is required. Bachelor’s degree with 5 years of Gas construction experience or an Associate’s degree with 7 years of Gas construction experience or a High School/GED diploma with 10 years of Gas construction experience is required.

Bachelor's degree is preferred.

Responsibilities: The Project Specialist (PS) ensures that safe work practices are followed and that environmental issues are managed in accordance with Company policy and government regulations. The PS plans, tracks and manages all workflow associated with gas construction projects issued to Bronx Construction Management. In addition, the PS will act as the primary interface between the Bronx Construction Management Organization and our internal customers. The PS will provide advice, counsel and training to a workforce consisting of Chief Construction Inspectors, Construction Representatives and Inspectors. The PS will be responsible for overseeing planning, construction progress and proper closeout of all gas work associated with the group. The PS will assist the assigned CCI/CR to implement the planned work in a cost-effective, productive manner while insuring quality, safety, and environmental excellence. The PS will provide technical support in the field and in the office concerning gas construction principles and practices. The PS will provide periodic reviews of gas specifications during business and safety meetings as well as keeping the group aware of any specifications changes related to gas construction work. The PS will be responsible to coordinate and monitor the construction management response to system damages, Company emergency work, and safety and environmental emergencies.

Physical Requirements: This position requires a valid driver's license and the use of personal vehicle to travel between various work locations within the company service territory. Position requires walking, standing, and climbing. May be required to work various schedules, including weekends, holidays, nights, and off hours. Must be able to work in extreme weather conditions, and respond to emergencies when necessary.

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Title: Project Specialist / 2H

Organization: Construction

Department: Construction Mgmt Gas

Expires On: 10/31/2017

Job Code: 17-0856