EPC Project Manager II

Jackson, Michigan
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Do you want to work for the largest electrical and natural gas utility companies in Michigan? Assisting them in serving 6.7 million of the state’s 10 million residents? They are currently looking for a EPC Project Manager II to support their facility in Jackson , Michigan. If you’re interested and qualified, we urge you to apply!

Position: EPC Project Manager II

Location: Jackson, MI

Duration: Until March 2019 (possible extension)

Job Description:

  • The Project Management organization is responsible for the planning, execution, and delivery of large projects for both low and high-voltage distribution, gas transmission and gas distribution with a particular emphasis on those investments involving large customers, reliability improvements and infrastructure modernization.
  • The team also serves as a resource for providing key project management tools and practices for other Distribution Operations & Engineering and Transmission teams.

The following key functions make up the Energy Delivery Project Management organization:

  • Gas Project Management
  • Electric Project Management
  • Project Control and Analysis

 Job Responsibilities:

  • Plan and manage medium-to-large sized projects of moderate-to high complexity
  • Ensure project results contribute positive business value
  • Meet agreed upon scope, cost, schedule and quality objectives
  • Develop and maintain project plans that provide timely deliverables in-order-to achieve project objectives
  • Identify initial risks, issues and constraints impacting project execution
  • Work collaboratively with other functional areas in the development of project tasks and deliverables ensuring the successful execution of projects
  • Manage multiple projects at various stages of development concurrently
  • Facilitate the flow of work during a project to ensure that it conforms to the project plan covering forecasting, scoping, planning, scheduling, execution and closeout
  • Ensure that team members understand their authority and responsibility regarding their portion of the project
  • Assume project communication lead role throughout the life cycle of the project
  • Assist in the development of performance metrics and track performance of the projects executed
  • Identify and recommend new processes, techniques and standards that drive performance and process management
  • Validate financial forecasts and provides on-going reconciliation of resources and other related project expenditures


  • A Bachelor of Science in engineering/business from an accredited college or university
  • 5 or more years of engineering/business experience with demonstrated capability to lead medium to large scale projects, simultaneously with multiple small-scale projects
  • Project management skills, including the ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines
  • A proven ability to work across departments collaboratively to resolve issues, drive projects to closure, achieve desired results/goals, and/or implement change as needed
  • A proven ability to quickly earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders; mobilize and motivate teams; set direction and approach; resolve conflict; deliver tough messages with grace; execute with limited information and ambiguity
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification
  • Individuals must have a valid driver’s license and provide their own reliable transportation.

Skills that will set you apart from others:

  • Familiarity with electric or gas transmission or distribution infrastructure
  • Experience leading complex projects, with impacts to large energy customers, municipalities, or agencies
  • Demonstrated success in identifying and managing risk