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Job #: R-00009718
Location: Seattle, WA
Category: Proj and Prog Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:
  • Leidos is seeking an Associate Project Manager- for electric utilities in our Seattle WA office who will work as a member of a dynamic team within our Commercial Energy Solutions organization; specifically our Power Delivery division: an established group of electric utility engineering consultants to our utility clients Nation-wide.
  • Responsibilities:
    • Perform duties involving planning, budgeting, and scheduling all aspects of one or more capital improvement projects; negotiating and administering consultant contracts, coordinating design reviews, environmental reviews, right-of-way and permit acquisition; coordinating bidding and contract awards; supervising construction; and monitoring project closeout.
    • Attends planning meetings to determine objectives, program plans and project scope.
    • Develops and negotiates schedules for design and construction; and monitors and coordinates activities of contractors, consultants, committees, community organizations, and users during construction.
    • Coordinates consultant selection process; negotiates and administers consultant contracts; coordinates all aspects of contract between other staff; and evaluates consultant performance.
    • Develops contract and project specifications and negotiates contracts for design and construction of projects.
    • Coordinates review of design prepared by consultants and construction work
    performed by contractors.
    • Monitors and evaluates projects to ensure adherence to project specifications and standards. Authorizes payments to contractors upon completion of major work activities.
    • Prepares and processes change orders.
    • Verifies accuracy of product and service invoices and project accounting.
    • Coordinates project closeout and budget reconciliation.
    • Plans capital improvement and other projects by preparing
    necessary documents outlining scope of project, objectives, methodologies and major duties of project participants.
    • Prepares reports, correspondence, advertisements, and official documents.
  • Qualifications:
    Typically 2 - 4 years of prior relevant experience in the utilities industry with project or construction management or related experience and a Bachelor Degree in Architecture, Engineering, Business Administration, Urban Planning or related field.
    Excellent project management skills
    • Must demonstrate recent and in-depth expertise in electric power infrastructure projects
    • Must have demonstrated success with a team approach to the consulting business
    • Strong writing and verbal communication skills
    • Valid driver's license
    • Familiarity with electric power industry
    • Knowledge of business issues associated with power delivery services

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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