Project Manager - Electric Transmission and Substation (Amarillo)
Amarillo, TX

About $95,000 - $130,000 a year

The Opportunity

Ulteig Engineers Project Management Services team has an opportunity to hire an Electric Transmission and Substation Project Manager located in Amarillo, TX. This will be a challenging role in which you will often be involved in the entire scope of the project from initiation through close-out. You will play an important role in the growth of our Project Management Services. The Project Manager will be responsible for the successful initiation, planning, execution, control and close-out of major electric transmission and substation projects. The successful candidate must have exceptional leadership skills and possess the ability to successfully navigate through and resolve complex and oftentimes multi-functional challenges associated with large projects.

What You'll Do
Provide strategic project management leadership for large and complex electric transmission and substation projects
Responsible for leading projects through all internal and external processes, and navigate the project life cycle
Responsible for the overall management of the project scope, schedule, and cost
Accountable for key project decision-making
Manages a collaborative project team to ensure each key functional project discipline is meeting the planned project scope, schedule, and cost
Lead overall project – coaching, conflict resolution, facilitation, motivation, and negotiation
Responsible for leading project meetings
Accountable to develop, update and manage the project plan associated with the project life cycle
Coordinate communication and provides status updates to stakeholders as required
Assess project risk and proactively develop mitigation plans
Proactively manages project requests for information and action items
Work collaboratively with the Project Controls team to ensure project schedules and costs are managed and tracking to plan
Ensure availability or seeks out adequate resources to support the project
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with those contacted in the course of work
Maintains customer focus to meet or exceed customer expectations and represent Ulteig in a professional and courteous manner
Proficient in analyzing problems, identifying alternative solutions, project consequences of proposed actions and implement recommendations to support project scope, schedule and cost objectives
Demonstrates excellent leadership, verbal/written communications, time management, interpersonal and organizational skills
Consistently produces results that meet goals, has high work standards, and understands the business environment and processes
Achieves results by problem-solving, setting priorities and organization
Strives for individual excellence by seeking challenges and self-development, demonstrating high levels of expertise and showing commitment, self-confidence, and integrity
What We Expect from You
Bachelor’s Degree required
Minimum of 3-7 years of electric utility transmission and substation project management experience required
PMP Certificate desired
Demonstrate the ability to be organized and work on multiple projects and meet deadlines by setting priorities
Must be able to prepare clear and concise status updates and reports as required
Proven experience in Microsoft Software Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project)
Must have authorization to work permanently in the US
What You Can Expect from Ulteig

For 75 years, we’ve built a culture focused on people – both our clients and our employees. We realize that a huge part of our success has relied heavily on the dedication and focus of our workforce; this is why we make investing in our employees a top priority. Being 100% employee-owned means, we take our own success and the success of our clients personally.

We offer our team members:
Flexible Workplace
Employee Ownership
Competitive Pay
Comprehensive Benefits Package
Collaborative Environment
Innovative Culture
Working at Ulteig is more than a job, it means you will be making a difference. Our vision is to be among the most highly regarded engineering and technical services firms in North America. Ulteig connects people and resources to develop compelling, integrated solutions across multiple Lifeline Sectors®, including power, renewables, transportation and water. Ulteig's footprint spans the country and leverages its expertise with a wide range of public and private clients.

If you would like to be a part of a company that empowers their employees, apply today!

Ulteig provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy, national origin, age, veteran status, disability and any other legally protected status. Drug Free Workplace.