Electrical Project Manager
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Stantec's Portland office is looking for a skilled Project Manager who will be able to apply electrical engineering principals and superior client service skills to cultivate and deliver projects that exceed expectations. It is anticipated that the successful individual will spend a significant amount of time at project sites in the south Seattle area. This individual will provide expert leadership in project management and relationship skills, leading integrated design teams and their interactions with Stantec's clients.
Your Key Responsibilities
- Provide expert leadership in project management and relationship skills, leading integrated design teams and their interactions with Stantec's clients
- The successful Project Manager will demonstrate a "client first" approach in developing key relationships
- This individual strategically evaluates opportunities and challenges and incorporates well-developed consulting and technical skills into each client interaction
- Applies technical and project management expertise while leading cross-functional resources to meet project requirements within established time frames and budgets
- Serves as a trainer, mentor, and resource to others
- Holds project team members accountable for deliverables and financial performance
- Nurtures existing client relationships and proactively pursues opportunities for new business
- Provides client consultation; drawing on professional expertise and knowledge of Stantec's services
- Develops and delivers client presentations
- Maintains current knowledge of technologies and trends, as they apply to the applicable project and market types, and continually strengthens skills
Your Capabilities and Credentials
- Successful history of collaboration and teaming with electrical contractors on Design-Build projects
- Experience in the construction industry and/or in-depth knowledge of construction processes
- Understands and implements project management principles
- Ability to manage clients, projects, fees, and teams to achieve budget, schedule, and deliverable objectives
- Ability to integrate design elements with other disciplines
- Strong knowledge of applicable codes and standards
- Deep understanding and knowledge of power distribution systems, lighting systems, and low voltage systems for the built environment
- Strong knowledge of higher education, civic or commercial market sectors including architects, engineers, contractors, and facility managers operating within these markets
- Ability to apply sustainable design principles within projects
- Strong client communication and interpersonal skills - Functional knowledge of recent versions of AutoCAD MEP and Revit MEP
- Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Education and Experience
Bachelors' degree in Electrical Engineering or related field plus 8 years related professional experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. PE registration strongly preferred.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
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Job: Project Manager
Primary Location: United States-Oregon-Portland
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Req ID: 180001I4
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