Contract position: Client involved in Electric Utility Transmission & Distribution (T&D) construction projects is looking for an Assistant Project Manager to support Electric Substation and Transmission Line engineering & construction projects. Candidates local to the Reading, PA area are preferred, but our client may also consider strong candidates that are require a per diem.Responsibilities for the Project Manager
Requirements for the Project Manager
- Assist the Project Manager with estimating, procuring, managing & negotiating equipment and labor contracts for heavy industrial construction projects.
- Assist the Project Managers and Superintendents in managing field operations for heavy industrial construction projects.
- Help expedite PO's, T&M tracking, cost tracking, forecasting, scoping, etc.
- Involved in cost, schedule and procurement activities
- Develop and maintain effective vendor and client relationships
- Work in the office 80% and the field 20% of the time
- 2-7 years of engineering and/or construction experience on heavy industrial EPC projects.
- You either need experience as an Engineer, Construction Manager, Assistant Project Manager or Jr. Project Manager supporting some sort of heavy industrial type EPC project
- Experience on substation or transmission line engineering or construction projects is a BIG PLUS
- You need some experience with any of the following project related areas: management of siting, permitting, engineering, estimating, real estate, project outreach, scheduling, procurement, project controls, contract administration, safety, and field operations,
- BSEE, BSCE or Bachelors in Construction Management are preferred
- Ability to bid and manage equipment and labor contracts
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