EPMO Standards Lead

Do you want to work for one of the largest electrical utility company in Michigan? They are currently looking for an EPMO Standards Lead to support their facility in Jackson, Michigan.  If you’re interested and qualified, we urge you to apply!

Duties Include:

  • Work with PMO to establish process standards and best practices, covering project lifecycles, from project initiation through planning, execution, monitoring, control and closeout
  • Develop standards and documentation while maintaining the organization’s standards and meeting compliance
  • Interact with other business units, Subject Matter Experts (SMEs), Project Managers and Project Control teams to gather expertise for inclusion, adaption, and alignment of process and best practices
  • Work with the supporting organizations to identify, research, analyze and resolve standards issues and provide guidance on EPMO standards.
  • Utilize industry best practices on project methodologies, and technologies for continuous improvement.

Skills Required:

  • 10+ years of related Project Management and/or Project Controls experience
  • Demonstrated experience working on complex projects, preferably in energy utility or construction
  • Significant risk management and mitigation experience
  • Experience with contracts and procurement management for projects
  • Ability to facilitate a mixed group of stakeholders to identify process requirements and drive to a consensus on process standards
  • Technical writing expertise for the development of a process, work instructions, job aids, and other related documentation
  • PMI Project Management Professional (PMP) certification or equivalent required.


Electrical Engineer

We are looking for an Electrical Engineer for one of our largest electrical and natural gas utility companies in Michigan.  Working with a variety of internal teams, they will be responsible for design and project engineering for site electrical power, lighting, pressure and temperature instruments, HVAC, electrical valve actuators and SCADA equipment.

Duties Include:

  • Electrical System Design/Installation for Hazardous Locations/Oil and Gas Facilities in compliance with the National Electrical Code/NFPA 70
  • Design/interpretation of AC and DC electrical Schematics
  • Product/process research.
  • Field technical support during construction.
  • Specification drafting and review
  • Coordination and communication with multiple internal and external groups and / or service providers is a must.
  • Preparation of bid packages/request for proposal (RFP) documentation and evaluation of construction contractor proposals.


  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or associate degree OR Alternative degrees (e.g. Mechanical, Chemical, etc.) will be considered with relevant experience.
  • 3+ plus years of relevant experience
  • Knowledge of Electrical Construction practices
  • Strong and professional written and verbal communication skills

Strong Assets:

  • Practical work experience as an electrician or equipment technician.
  • Professional Engineer license
  • Knowledge of the Project Management Institute (PMI) Project Management Body of Knowledge (PMBOK)


Server Analyst

One of our utilities clients has an immediate need for a Server Analyst to design, implement, and administer on premise server infrastructure and Microsoft Cloud services using industry and security best practices. This role will be based out of Regina Saskatchewan.

What you will be doing…

  • Leading with the design, implementation, documentation, and troubleshooting of the enterprise server environment.
  • Helps prepare plans for development and installation of server and storage according to present and future requirements.
  • Provide expert technical support, design, and implementation on Microsoft Server and VMware vSphere environments.
  • Leads the monitoring, performance tunes, troubleshooting and resolution of system problems to ensure system availability.
  • Provides expert technical support with the VMware environment including but not limited to VMware vSphere and VMware Horizon.
  • Manage and maintain server disaster recovery including planning, implementation, maintenance and testing.
  • Leads and manages the configuration, administration, upgrade, and maintenance of corporate and DR servers and related infrastructure as well as the Storage Environment.
  • Interacts with our user base (corporate and field employees) on an as needed basis regarding technology issues and escalations.
  • Provides infrastructure architecture recommendations.
  • Works with server patch management processes and procedures to facilitate deployment.
  • Maintains systems integrity through change control and problem management procedures and communication with internal customers.
  • Accomplishes department objectives by leading staff; organizing and monitoring work process.
  • Follows Standard Operating Procedures when carrying out position responsibilities.
  • Attends and participates in team meetings.
  • Works with the Enterprise and Solution Architecture team and other business leads to establish scalable server and storage solutions.
  • Act as a representative of Information Systems.

What you will need to succeed…

Must Haves

  • Resource must have a minimum 5 years of recent and practical server analyst experience.
  • Resource must have a minimum 3 years of recent and practical senior server analyst experience.
  • Resource must have a valid class 5 Saskatchewan Driver’s License (or equivalent).

Other Requirements

  • Proven proficiency in Microsoft on premise server architecture, design, and implementation.
  • Proven proficiency in Microsoft Cloud (0365, Azure) architecture, design and services.
  • Proven proficiency in VMware vSphere architecture, design, and implementation.
  • Proven proficiency with server and storage security best practices.
  • Experience in influencing and establishing collaboration direction within an organization.
  • Understanding of enterprise level on premise server and cloud architecture.
  • Understanding of integrations of an on-premise environment and the cloud.
  • North American job experience.

Technical Requirements

  • VMware vSphere (ESXi and vCenter) Design and Implementation.
  • VMware Horizon.
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016.
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2.
  • Active Directory, DNS, Group Policy.
  • Microsoft System Center Operations Manager (SCOM).
  • Microsoft Azure Design and Implementation.
  • Microsoft Office 365.
  • Active Directory Federation Services (ADFS).
  • Azure AD Seamless SSO.
  • Disaster Recovery Design and Implementation.

Looking for meaningful work? We can help!

If you're a technical professional, you know that it can be difficult to find fulfilling work that advances your career. At the Ian Martin Group, we exist to connect professionals like you with meaningful work at industry-leading companies in your field. And we walk the walk, too: as a Certified B Corporation, we believe in using business as a force for good for people, our communities, and the environment.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us at recruit@ianmartin.com 

We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. 


Electrical Design Technician

We are looking for an Electrical, Instrumentation & Control Design Technician who will be responsible for developing the CAD drawings. Working as part of a small team, natural gas infrastructure improvement projects.

Duties Include:

  • Developing CAD Designs of electrical and communication systems & process measurement devices at natural gas regulation and associated pipeline facilities.
  • Assists in developing support detail and information documents for various engineering activities and projects as well as supporting material procurement and development of design standards.

Skills Required:

  • Must have advanced computer and applications knowledge.
  • Strong Communication skills.
  • Ability to produce clear and precise drawings.
  • Drafting experience utilizing MicroStation or AutoCAD, or similar.