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Southern California Edison Transmission Construction Project Manager [HYBRID] in Rialto, California

Job Description

Join the Clean Energy Revolution

Become a Transmission Construction Project Manager , at Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow. In this job you will be in the Construction and Technical Support (C&TS) Group overseeing Transmission Telecom Construction and will report to the Transmission C&TS Telecom Manager. You’ll be responsible for managing Overhead (OH)/Underground (UG) telecom construction related to project activities through contract resources, while ensuring that all contractor work is completed safely, on-time, on-budget, and on-scope.As a Transmission Construction Project Manager your work will help power our planet, reduce carbon emissions, and create cleaner air for everyone. Are you ready to take on the challenge to help us build the future?

A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine bright!

  • Responsible for the overall construction project management of Transmission Telecom construction contractors (OH, UG and civil) within the Grid.

  • Acts as the single point of contact for Transmission Telecom, external contractors, and other stakeholders.

  • Ensure safe and timely completion of work while managing compliance/operating dates, budget objectives, and SCE construction standards.

  • Manage the work order construction process, invoicing/accounting and approvals for contractor performed work.

  • Work with Transmission Telecom Management overseeing contractor resource support when requested for emergent/storm related activities while managing financials associated with purchase orders.

  • Collaborate with Procurement and Contractor Safety regarding the Request For Proposal (RFP) process, job walks, bidder conferences, contractor qualification process meetings, and reviews.

  • Work with cities, other local government organizations, and customers in conjunction with SCE internal environmental compliance teams to maintain a positive SCE relationship with all external entities.


The essentials

  • Seven or more years of Project Management experience including ownership of scope, cost, and schedule.

  • Three or more years of experience in Transmission Telecom, IT operations, or supporting Transmission & Distribution Construction projects.

  • Valid U.S. Driver’s License.

The preferred

  • Experience using SAP.

  • Experience with rules, regulations and regulatory requirements governing transmission telecom line construction, maintenance, and operations (General Orders 95, 128 and others) and understanding of safe work practices.

  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.

  • Experience analyzing information and data, developing recommendations and solutions, and effectively communicating recommendations to management.

  • Experience facilitating meetings, developing, and engaging in discussions with a variety of audiences and levels across the organization.

You should know

  • This position’s work mode is hybrid . The employee will report to an SCE facility for a set number of days with the option to work remotely on the remaining days. Unless otherwise noted, employees are required to reside in the state of California. Further details of this work mode will be discussed at the interview stage.

  • Visit our Candidate Resource page ( to get meaningful information related to benefits, perks, resources, testing information, and hiring process, and more!

  • Position may require up to 70% traveling throughout the SCE service territory.

  • Relocation does not apply to this position.


  • This position requires testing and applicants who are identified to continue through the selection process will be invited to test via email. Reference our Information Guides ( for the following test(s): Edison Individual Contributor Workstyles (Test #8203). Candidates who have previously passed these assessment(s), in some cases, may not need to retest again for this position.

About Southern California Edison

The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We’re fueling the kind of innovation that’s changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact in Southern California and around the world.

At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations at (833) 343-0727.