Project Manager

GHD Group   •  

Lake Charles, LA

Industry: Technical Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 54 days ago

This job is no longer available.

GHD recently entered into an agreement to expand our existing Mid-Stream Engineering and Design Services to a major integrated Oil & Gas client and a leader in the Global Energy sector. As a result of this growth opportunity, GHD will be adding project management and design staff to multiple GHD locations.

We currently have an opening for a Project Manager to join our team for an in-plant assignment at one of our client locations in the Beaumont, TX area. In this role, you will function as point of contact and support ongoing multi-discipline engineering projects for an important Mid-Stream client.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • Act as a GHD Leader by contributing to the management of the project team, performing work to industry and client standards, and operating with the highest regard toward ethical business practices
  • Deliver a focused effort to ensure deliverables meet or exceed the expectations in quality and commitments that are put forth
  • Respond to RFI's, bid requests and feasibility discussions while leading proposal efforts to confirm scope, budget, and scheduling required to perform the requested services
  • Develop time & materials and/or competitive lump sum pricing to perform engineering services
  • Have "hands-on" project involvement and utilize project-reporting metrics to ensure up-to-date informed status throughout the project lifecycle
  • Conduct project review meetings with the client and internal design teams to discuss issues, formally communicate action items, and provide follow up to ensure accurate assessment of progress and budgetary performance
  • Capture scope deviations and promptly advise the design team and client of impact against current working agreements
  • Manage project budget and complete invoice drafts for accurate project accounting and billing
  • Manage projects through close out while monitoring A/R & collections activity to ensure proper posting of payments for services
  • Follow and adhere to all on site safety and administrative procedures

For success in this position, you will have the following skills and qualifications:

  • Bachelor's and/or Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 10+ years of project management/project engineering experience supporting industrial facilities projects in chemicals, refining, and/or pipelines
  • PMP Certification will be useful
  • Experience collaborating with plant engineering, operations, maintenance, and construction staff
  • Strong written and oral communications skills and ability to conduct meetings and presentations with clients and design team members
  • Knowledge of industry practices in project performance benchmarking and earned value management concepts
  • Ability to work with multi-discipline technical groups
  • Ability to read and understand P&ID's and other process equipment installation drawings
  • Solid understanding of various construction drawings and details required for each discipline
  • Self-starter, highly motivated, pleasant demeanor, and able to lead by example
  • Proficiency in using the Microsoft Office Suite and other desktop programs
  • Willingness and ability to make field trips to review project scopes, grasp project complexities, and gauge potential safety issues
  • Current and active TWIC Card is required

Our commitment to you

Fostering gender balance, diversity and acceptance of flexible working is central to the way GHD does business. We offer a professional, friendly and inclusive culture based on our core values of Safety, Teamwork, Respect and Integrity.

In addition to a competitive salary, GHD provides attractive career options including professional development via our GHD Business School, additional leave, and family-friendly flexible work arrangements.

Why GHD?

Be a part of a high functioning team, where everything we do is inspired by a level of passion and professional pride that comes from being employee owned. This ownership is what sets us apart and means our people enjoy an unrivalled amount of autonomy in their roles. It helps drive our passion and accountability in how we serve our clients, deliver projects, and pursue new opportunities.

So, do you have what it takes: passion, collaboration, imagination and values that match our own?

About GHD

As one of the world's leading professional services companies, GHD delivers iconic projects that shape our landscapes, support our communities and set the path of our collective future. To do this, we actively seek and nurture the very best people in their respective fields to join our team of over 10,000 professionals operating in the markets of water, energy and resources, environment, property and buildings, and transportation.

In return, we offer remarkable career shaping opportunities to extend your skills and gain global experience.

If you are passionate about pursuing this position, please submit your resume and cover letter via the link above.

As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status.