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Construction Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-26667
Location: Lansing, Michigan
Title: Construction Project Manager
Duration: Full-Time
Location: Lansing, MI
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Engineering, Science, Construction Management, Business, or related field; Engineering or Construction Management degree preferred. 15+ years of progressive leadership experience in utility or construction project, program, and/or portfolio management, project management, project plan development, and/or business requirements elicitation.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience establishing standards, processes, or procedures. Strong
  • focus on internal and external customer requirements. Excellent collaboration, communication, and negotiation skills to effectively serve as a senior thought leader in the enterprise. Experience developing and maintaining project or staffing budgets and expenses.
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills, with ability to effectively
  • communicate with technical and non-technical audiences. Ability to make formal presentations to senior management.
  • Experience applying and enforcing relevant standards and policies. Expertise and compliance with management practices, company policies, business ethics and procedures. Models, coaches and mentors other leaders in management practices.
  • Ability to coach and mentor others to provide leadership to analyze and resolve multiple complex problems at the enterprise level.
  • Ability to direct other leaders who manage multiple and strategic projects using the organization's project management methodology.
  • Ability to coach and mentor other leaders in management practices and problem solving. Ability to partner with vendors and other external entities to deliver maximum value to the organization. Proficiency with standard workstation software, e.g., Word, Excel, Visio, etc. Project management software experience.

Preferred:
  • Master's degree in any relevant fields as listed above, especially Engineering or Construction Management.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification. Utility experience. Experience creating an enterprise PMO and building lifecycle methodologies and associated deliverables/artifacts.