23 days old

EG60 - Project Engineer

Kelly Services
Tulsa, OK 74152
Transmission Project Manager Senior

1 year contract with possibility of extension or conversion

up to 55 $/hour


25% travel consists of traveling to project sites. Some travel time may be needed on weekend to get to project by Monday morning. Usually, travel is within the weekday time frame. Schedule M-F, possible OT

Manage a portfolio of predominately medium risk projects, or assist in the management of projects of the highest complexity, within a matrix team environment. Provide leadership, direction, training, coordination, and effective communication to initiate, plan, execute, monitor, control, and close projects in a safe, efficient, economical, risk-balanced approach to achieve short and long range goals and to obtain maximum customer satisfaction. Develop relationships and effectively communicate with all stakeholders including internal customers, external customers, team members, suppliers, contractors, vendors, and industry peers. Perform supervisory duties and responsibilities, if direct reports are assigned.

Principal Accountabilities:

Plan, organize, direct, coordinate and supervise assigned project work activities with demonstrated proficiency in all aspects with minimal management oversight.

Support and hold employees and contractors accountable for the AEP System Safety Process, ensuring a safe working environment focused on Commitment to Zero Harm.

Supervise, develop, review and coordinate the project plan, schedule, budget, with demonstrated proficiency in all aspects. Effectively manage cost and timely reallocate funding.

Effectively communicate project details and status updates. Lead planning meetings and project updates including detailed and complex stakeholder presentations. Provide clear and concise written reports.

Develop and actively manage working relationships with the project team, internal and external customers or partners, contractors, vendors, and suppliers. Foster teamwork and actively monitor customer satisfaction.

Provide wide range of detailed guidance, instruction, and training to improve design, systems, procedures, processes, schedules, and costs.

Confidently challenge others at a high level of informed understanding in all project work.

Ensure maximum customer satisfaction and demonstrate effective and efficient performance of project work activities on complex project level.

Supervise up to 5 others as assigned including duties such as completion of well written performance plans. Provide support to direct reports in their development activities and mentor other project and assistant project managers.

Represent AEP with industrial customers, vendors, and regulators as assigned projects dictate.

Education: Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Business or related field of study with five (5) years qualified experience or, two-year Associates degree in the same required disciplines with seven (7) years of qualified experience (see below).

Experience must exhibit increasing project management and business/financial administration activities and responsibilities. Trained in areas of construction safety, negotiations, scope development and control, cost estimating, construction contracting, project controls and reporting, quality control, risk management.

Licenses/Certifications: Project Management Institutes (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

Provide effective leadership, team building and meeting management as outlined in PMBOK and the AEP leadership competencies and values. Demonstrate a high level of ability, motivation, and attitude in leading a team and a project to successful conclusion.

Demonstrated proficiency in Oracles Primavera P6 scheduling software.

Effective and compelling communication, including the use of effective listening, with all stakeholders including team members, sponsors, management and senior management.

Apply economic analysis techniques and business acumen in project decision making and ensure alignment of project and company financial goals.

Influence the Engineering & Design, Procurement, Contracting, Estimating, and Construction procedures and processes to optimize a project. Identify opportunities for business process improvement within project scope.

Apply working knowledge of PMBOK Project Management tools and techniques.

Provide strategic thinking, planning, risk assessment and prioritization of project activities. Globally view the project from all angles such as safety, constructability, sequence, changing conditions, contingencies, contractual, predictability, level of priority, sense of direction and sense of productivity to quickly identify and to avoid or to mitigate project risks. Demonstrates sound decision making practices.

Provide organization of project activities, delegate project task assignments, confidently set team requirements and expectations, manage deliverables and hold team members accountable. Provide constructive feedback to project team members.

Effectively prioritize and manage conflict to provide solutions to issues that maximize synergies with an overriding goal to do the "right thing" for the company. Take timely independent action and know when to elevate an issue.

Proficient in scope management, utilization of risk balanced technical options, and project risk management.

Proficient in contract development and management with acceptable allocation of risks within the terms of the contract.

Evaluate and determine the skill sets and capabilities of team members then make recommendations and/or provide constructive feedback to ensure project success. Demonstrated ability to effectively lead cross-functional teams to plan and execute projects.

Act with integrity by demonstrating accountability for project assignments.

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**Why Kelly** **** **?**

Kelly puts you in charge of your career, with access to cutting edge projects and technologies in industry leading organizations. Top companies throughout the world have trusted Kelly as a premier source of engineering talent and services since 1965. And engineering job seekers know Kelly as a firm with an unmatched reputation for quality, integrity, and professionalism. Whether you seek the variety and flexibility of working on short-term project engagements or prefer contract-to-hire or direct-hire placement with our clients, apply with Kelly to explore opportunities that suit your specific professional interests.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.


Posted: 2020-01-06 Expires: 2020-02-06

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