Location: Valparaiso, IN, United States
Req ID: R00930807
Job Title: PM Major Projects - Electric
Job Code: 107873-E
Manages the planning, , estimating, permitting, schedule, budget, risk analysis, material procurement, agreements for land, engineering services, , prepares projects for bid process and assists with contractor selection, monitors field construction, and in-service facilitation and project close-out, of both distribution and transmission electric projects. Works with Construction Management to ensure standards are followed to provide safe and reliable service to customers in an efficient, economical manner. Collaborates and strategizes with peers within NiSource companies and in industry to ensure cost effective project management that heightens the customer experience. Communicates both written and verbally with peers and leadership to provide updates and concerns.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities
Establishes effective scope, schedule, and cost baselines and drives change management to measure progress against plans and identifies when corrective actions are needed
Works with Construction Management to provide safe, efficient, quality construction that complies with policies, practices, procedures and standards
Collaboration between project managers, construction management, engineers, environmental, supply chain, and other project stakeholders, holding them accountable
Completes construction projects that exceeds customer expectations and meets all established project requirements
Promotes relationships with external municipalities and local authorities
Understanding and management of project contracts
Ensures timely and accurate schedule updates and invoicing
Effective team relationships throughout field and office
Project success is based on the ability to complete all projects in a safe, reliable, efficient manner, within the authorized budget, on time and with no significant environmental/regulatory notices, violations, or citations
Monitors and communicates progress of projects related to baselined schedule/milestones, forecasted/approved spends, project status updates, , material management, and land services requirements
Constant monitoring and evaluation of project risks
Required Qualifications for Position
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Construction, Project Management, or other related field of study
5+ years’ experience managing electric construction related projects
3+ years’ experience working with project budgets and schedules
Valid Driver’s License
Travel Percentage: 30 - 40%
Preferred Additional Qualifications for Position
Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
Knowledge of electric system design and operations including construction and contract management,
Proficiency with personal computers, construction scheduling software, Microsoft Excel, Power Point Presentations, and other computer software related to construction project management
This position can be filled as the 3 levels below based off of candidate's work experience and education:
This description is not designed to be a complete list of all duties and responsibilities required of the position
Inclusion & Diversity
Value inclusion within your day to day responsibilities by respecting others perspectives/convictions, engaging others opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas, and opinions are valued within your Team/Customers and external partners.
Respect and take into consideration diversity within your Team/Customers and external work partners by valuing different world views, challenges, and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds.
Treat others with respect and consideration. Actively participate in creating and contributing to a positive work environment.
Equal Employment Opportunity
NiSource is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in each of its companies to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any protected group status as defined by law. Each employee is expected to abide by this principle.
By applying, you may be considered for other job opportunities.
Promote a safe work environment by actively participating in all aspects of our employee safety program. Report any unsafe conditions and take actions to prevent personal injuries. Support our interdependent safety culture by ensuring the safety of your co-workers. Stay focused on the task at hand and promote productivity through good work habits.
Posting Start Date:2023-11-16
Posting End Date (if applicable):