Black & Veatch Project Manager - Substation Services *Hybrid* in Des Moines, Iowa
Project Manager - Substation Services Hybrid
Date: Jan 18, 2023
Company: Black & Veatch Family of Companies
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Company : Black & Veatch Corporation
Req Id : 95194
Opportunity Type : Staff
Relocation eligible : Yes
Full time/Part time : Full-Time
Project Only Hire : No
Visa Sponsorship Available: Yes
If you’re passionate about creativity and building success, let’s start the conversation. As the 7th largest employee-owned company in the U.S., Black & Veatch delivers innovative renewable solutions across the globe. Through strong client relationships and innovative talent and processes, our Project Management team plays a key role in securing and maintaining project and program engagements, and we’re excited to have you join our team.
We are looking for a Project Manager to be part of our talented, inclusive, and supportive Substations project team including engineering and procurement professionals. Our Energy & Process business is driven to meet clients’ rapidly changing sustainability needs in generation, storage, transmission, and distribution of safe, reliable electric power. Our business continues to invest in renewable energy to power the future and support BV’s vision of more sustainable solutions. By joining our business, you will have the opportunity to be at the forefront of helping our clients with the most innovative energy solutions.
The Project Manager manages all aspects of multiple services advanced generation projects and helps our clients define their projects. Scope can include the following: technical support for client projects, design review services, EPC contractor oversight, feasibility studies, development engineering support, design engineering services, energy production estimates, testing and commissioning support, cost estimates, technical specification preparation, RFP support, and bid evaluation support.
Anchored by core values like collaboration and integrity, Black & Veatch is one of its kind in the world of engineering. Our corporate culture holds respect, teamwork, and positive intent as some of our highest metrics for employee satisfaction, encouraging recognition for staff at every level. This means you will be respected on every assignment, have access to the tools to succeed, and have a solid work-life balance.
Please note: This role has 25% travel to project sites. When not travelling, this role will be hybrid: 2 days per week remote, 3 days per week in-office out of whichever Black and Veatch office is closest to you .
Black & Veatch prides itself on the support of our employees and providing flexibility to make the things that are most important to you, a priority. This is why we offer our professionals, located near an office, the option of a Hybrid work environment. Our hybrid work approach allows our employees to work two days a week from other locations outside of the office. Additionally, this opportunity has the possibility of being located in any of our offices located across the U.S; click the link to see a full list of . . Some positions may be relocation eligible. Speak to your recruiter if you have interest in relocation.
Actively promotes the safety culture.
Responds to RFPs and prepares proposals for services work.
Leads project team in conceptual design and procurement phases of substation projects.
Interfaces between the client, external stakeholders, and internal stakeholders to ensure project success.
Ability to work in both a corporate and field environment.
Acts as a project manager. Among responsibilities is management of a project team. The individual comprising this team may vary by project.
7+ years of relevant industry experience including high-voltage, medium-voltage, and low-voltage substations.
Experience in multiple phases of project execution.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or relevant degree.
PE, P.Eng or equivalent professional license.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.
Work Environment/Physical Demands
Typical office environment, typical construction environment, extreme weather conditions, high noise level, safety hazards (electric currents, working on scaffolding and high places, exposure to chemicals), atmospheric conditions (fumes, odors, dusts, mists, gases, poor ventilation). Sitting, walking, talking, hearing, reading, writing, keyboarding, driving, filing, reaching, stooping, crouching, bending, standing for extended periods of time, lifting or carrying up to 40 pounds.
PMT: Project Management
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Black & Veatch is committed to being an employer of choice by creating a valuable work experience that keeps our people engaged, productive, safe and healthy.
Our comprehensive benefits portfolio is a key component of this commitment and offers an array of health care benefits including but not limited to medical, dental and vision insurances along with disability and a robust wellness program.
To support a healthy work-life balance, we offer flexible work schedules, paid vacation and holiday time, sick time, and dependent sick time.
A variety of additional benefits are available to our professionals, including a company-matched 401k plan, adoption reimbursement, tuition reimbursement, vendor discounts, an employment referral program, AD&D insurance, pre-taxed accounts, voluntary legal plan and the B&V Credit Union. Professionals may also be eligible for a performance-based bonus program.
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