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APTIM Project Manager in Nitro, West Virginia

Job Overview:

This position is responsible for projects of our large capital construction projects throughout the United States ranging from $10M and above in value. The Senior Project Manager will have responsibility, authority, and accountability to support the planning and execution of projects and programs. Responsibilities include execution, planning, effective budgeting, operational and financial oversight of project. They will also assist in the implementation of strategic business plans that support the company's continued integration of other initiatives and project delivery support to ensure consistency with company goals.

This position involves a high level of responsibility requiring best in class construction experience, strong interpersonal skills, excellent management skills, and the ability to effectively communicate to all levels of company management, internal and external stakeholders, and customers. Required experience includes the ability to mentor senior staff, project management professionals, and members of project teams in project execution deliverables.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:

  • Commitment to safety and track record of recordable incident-free projects

  • Will work with contract administration and contract management, CPM scheduling, project logic development, and project planning

  • In-depth expertise in managing fixed price, cost reimbursable and/or hybrid commercial structure construction projects.

  • Ensure work is within a pre-scheduled budget and is completed expeditiously with accuracy and exceptional quality and within organization's policy and by-laws

  • Keep abreast of developments and changes within the industry and competitors

  • Will need to allocate staff and resources to meet objectives and investigate and implement ways to improve the efficiency of a service or operation

  • Attends meetings with project managers and business line management to plan bid strategy and ascertaining methods of performance based on the scope of work in accordance with APTIM policies, procedures and authority delegations.

  • Be capable of recognizing and filling in gaps in information on EPC projects for which the design is only partially complete.

  • Participate in bid reviews and project status review meetings in a leadership capacity

  • Facilitate project reviews to ensure the status and performance data is provided to management and stakeholders. Uses Best Practice Program, fostering creative thought and coaching in presentation and development and best practice implementation.

  • Travel throughout the United States as needed to pursue new opportunities and manage projects

  • Lead/Participate in the development of new processes or tools, finding better ways to communicate information and help standardize process needs for the PM Team

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering, or related field

  • Formal Project Management foundation coursework, knowledge and high level of experience in PM Methods and Earned Value Systems

  • Minimum of 20+ years of direct and relevant industrial large capital construction industry project management experience is required. Lump sum experience is preferred.

  • Proven, consistent, successful prior performance managing large and complex projects/programs

  • Thorough understanding of industry practices, processes, and standards, and their impact on project activities

  • Superior oral and written communication and interpersonal skills essential with management, project team, customers, and other stakeholders

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) and/or advanced degree in applicable field desirable

  • Knowledge of Health & Safety

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office

What We Do:

Whether it's safeguarding and maintaining critical power infrastructure, helping communities recover from natural disasters, enabling our armed forces and first responders, or transforming landfills into public parks, we go to work each day knowing that we are making an impact on the world. These are huge responsibilities, and we take them seriously.

Thinking differently and challenging the norm is our mandate. Every day we plan for the unexpected, develop critical insights, and deliver new, creative adaptive solutions. We do this by leveraging teams that include engineers, scientists, builders, economists, craft professionals, procurement, logistics and process experts.

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Who We Are:

APTIM specializes in engineering, program management, environmental services, disaster recovery, complex facility maintenance, and construction services . Serving Government, Oil, Gas, Chemical, Industrial, Commercial, and Power clients, we are your partner and relentless advocate.

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