Utility Project Manager

Emcor   •  

Bakersfield, CA

Industry: Media

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 30 days ago

Position:

CONTRA COSTA ELECTRIC, INC. has an immediate fulltime position available as Utility Project Manager in our Bakersfield office location. This position reports directly to the Bakersfield VP / Division Manager.

Objectives:

  • Build a division focused on overhead line work consisting of distribution and small scale transmission projects.
  • Build a team capable of marketing, estimating and executing overhead line construction projects.
  • Work with both private and public sector projects from EPC to Turn Key.

Description of Duties: 

As a member of our project management team, you will oversee all aspects of assigned projects from conception through completion. You will manage these projects in a manner that exceeds our customers' expectations and ensures that our work meets all company performance goals and safety policy requirements.

  • Maintains positive working relationships with clients, contractors, consultants, vendors and partners while overseeing work assignments and performance of personnel assigned to project.
  • Identifies and acquires necessary project resources internally and externally.
  • Plans, reviews, and updates weekly project activities to ensure project performance.
  • Maintains project budget and scheduling activities.
  • Oversees the quality, safety and performance of subcontractors.
  • Oversees billings and collections processes.
  • Assists and resolves issues in customer service, support and billings.
  • Maintains all required project documentation.
  • Manages Job Start and Project Closeout process.

Qualifications Required:

Applicant must have a minimum of 5+ years of experienceworking with an electricalcontractor with direct experience in managing overhead utility construction projects as a Project Manager and Estimator. Applicant must be knowledgeable in all areas of electrical utility installation including distribution, small scale transmission projects and substations. Applicant must have a working knowledge of contract documents, project estimates, and construction methods and specifications. Applicant must be skilled in prioritizing, problem solving, multi-tasking and organizing. Excellent communication and computer skills are required. Applicant must maintain excellent communications and working relationship with clients and their representatives.

  • Knowledge of basic labor relations, including union contract requirements and hiring practices.
  • Knowledge of project financial management including billing, cash flow projections and related activities.
  • Conceptual Budgeting and Design Build.
  • Work in Progress Reporting and productivity monitoring.
  • Coaching, teaching, mentoring, and personnel development.
  • NFPA 70E, OSHA experience.

Computer Applications used to perform daily tasks:

  • Microsoft office
  • Estimating software
  • Scheduling Software such as Primavera or MS Projects.
  • Other Databases as needed

Salary:

Based on work history, experience and qualifications.

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We offer our employees a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package and are always looking for individuals with the talent and skills required to contribute to our continued growth and success. Equal Opportunity Employer.

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