1+ months

Senior Project Manager

Rochester, NY 14614
Be involved in projects with our Power and Energy Team and be a part of a growing organization that meets our client’s objectives and solves their challenges.  
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach and yours as a WSP employee. Come join us and help shape the future 
WSP is currently initiating a search for a Senior Project Manager for our Rochester NY office.
 
Duties and Responsibilities
Come join us in shaping the future of energy! Be a part of WSP’s rapidly expanding Power Generation team, solving our client’s complex challenges and helping them achieve their goals.
Our WSP USA Energy Sector needs a Senior Project Manager to join our Power Generation group based in our New York office. The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for  various projects such as central power/heating & refrigeration plant (co-generation, combined heat and power, boiler, chiller, emergency generation, trigeneration) as well as heating, ventilation and cooling (HVAC) projects for industrial, commercial and institutional clients.  This is an excellent opportunity for a proficient project manager with a proven track record to support the expansion of WSP project management capabilities for a national client base in an internationally recognized global firm.  
The prime function and basic objective of this position is to lead the project team and is responsible for achieving the project objectives. The Project Manager is responsible to lead the project through Initiating, Planning, Executing, Monitoring & Controlling, and Closing. Functions include: direct and coordinate activities of the design, construction, and commissioning of large capital projects, have the responsibility of the planning, procurement and execution of a project, in any undertaking that has a defined scope, defined start and a defined finish.  
 
Accountabilities / Duties / Responsibilities
  • Responsible for all aspects of the successful completion of assigned projects including:
  • Integration Management
  • Scope Management
  • Schedule Management
  • Cost Management
  • Quality Management
  • Resource Management
  • Communications Management
  • Risk Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Develop costs estimates for systems.
  • Provide support during construction activities.
  • Attend meetings with clients, agency and project team.
  • Manage project financial performance, project scheduling, and project execution.
  • Work with internal and external team members to ensure projects are completed on time and on budget.
  • Maintain positive relationships with existing clients and cultivate relationships with new clients, providing consistent, reliable communication to promote additional services and future business.
  • Review, support, and execute the development of proposals for new clients and/or projects.
  • Participate in client and/or educational presentations as required.
  • Some travel is anticipated.
Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges.  If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Requirements

Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 10+ years of project management experience for engineering and construction projects in the power sector. 
  • Extensive knowledge of construction methods, practices and contracts.  Combined with a significant history of successfully managing Utility Scale substation and T-Line projects
  • PMP preferred. 
  • Proven track record of successful project execution.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills with the willingness to accept accountability, solicit involvement from team members, and provide steady and fair leadership.  
  • Non – Technical Skills
  • Problem Solving / Analytics – Advanced
  • Written & Verbal communication – Advanced
  • Stakeholder Management – Advanced
  • Business Partner Relationship Management – Advanced
  • Interpersonal Skills – Advanced
  • Leadership – Advanced
  • Business Acumen – Advanced
About WSP USA
 
WSP USA is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 9,500 people in 150 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper. www.wsp.com/usa
WSP provides a comprehensive suite of benefits including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.
 At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
As a federal contractor and recipient of federal funds, WSP USA is a drug free workplace and Equal Opportunity Employer  - Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status  
 
The selected candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
 
At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base.  Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges.  Are you ready to get started? 
 
WSP USA Inc., WSP USA Buildings Inc., and WSP USA Services Inc. (collectively “WSP USA”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Race/Age/Color/Religion/Sex/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/National Origin/Disability or Protected Veteran Status

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Posted: 2021-02-17 Expires: 2021-05-09

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