Associate Project Manager / Electric Utilities –Novi MI
Leidos Engineering has an opportunity for an Associate Project Manager (APM) who will work under the direction of Project Managers who oversee electric utility substation and/or transmission line engineering projects. The APM will also assist Projects Managers in order to: execute milestone goals and manage project costs and schedules, while ensuring contract compliance. The position will have gradually increasing client facing responsibilities, such as development of: schedules, budgets, resource planning, and contract management.
The Associate Project Manager will be part of an established Power Delivery Services (PDS) team provides consulting services to public-owned and investor-owned electric utilities. The PDS team provides comprehensive engineering design of electrical distribution, substation and transmission line systems, nationwide.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Monitor project progress, track and execute client milestone deliverables. Development of financial reports for client and internal management review
• Creation and maintenance of Project Schedules
• Assist with the preparation of bid documents, development of requests for proposal responses and cost estimates.
• Monthly client invoicing and account receivables tracking
• Project planning and business development opportunities
• Resource loading analysis
• Risk identification
• Maintenance of client action item lists and project meeting notes
• Generation of weekly reports to clients
• Requires a BA or BS degree (Engineering, Business or Finance required) and 0-2 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with less than 2 years of prior relevant experience.
• Excellent project management skills, with the ability and desire to obtain PMP Certification within three years
• Must have the capability for planning, organizing, directing and tracking technical efforts on assigned tasks
• Experience with MS Project and/or Primavera P6
• Should be capable of tracking cost and schedule status of assigned tasks
• Ability to take direction from and discuss decisions with supervisor, and to coordinate with peers on project
• Must be able to interact with customer representatives in an effective manner in briefings meetings
• Must have demonstrated success with a team approach to the consulting business and/or engineering related field
• Strong writing and verbal presentation skills
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Proj and Prog Management
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 33,000 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 www.Leidos.com.
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