Sargent & Lundy, LLC Project Manager -- Electric Grid Infrastructure Services in Chicago, Illinois
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Sargent & Lundy is one of the most experienced full-service architect-engineering firms in the world. Founded in 1891, the firm is a global leader in power and energy with expertise in grid modernization, renewable energy, energy storage, nuclear power, and fossil fuels. Sargent & Lundy delivers comprehensive project services—from consulting, design and implementation to construction management, commissioning and operations/maintenance—with an emphasis on quality and safety. The firm serves public and private sector clients in the power and energy, gas distribution, industrial, and government sectors.
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This position will offer you the opportunity to manage project team(s) consisting of engineers, designers, estimators, controls and scheduling professionals involved in the design, modification, and analysis of new and existing high voltage substations.
You will work on challenging assignments from individual projects, large projects, major programs, to large scale engineering only, Engineer Procure and EPC projects.
Direct the Electrical team lead in the coordination of detailed design phases for all aspects of electrical engineering work.
Lead efforts to ensure projects are completed satisfactorily, with high quality, on time performance and to strict financial requirements.
Coordinate systems design activities to ensure installation and operations will comply with specifications, codes, and client requirements.
Prepare reports and studies that present technical information in a clear and concise manner, and meet client requirements and Sargent & Lundy formats.
Perform and provide independent reviews of work performed by others, including scopes of work, proposals, procurement specifications, and contract documents.
We do not sponsor employees for work authorization in the U.S. for this position.
Essential skills and experience:
This position requires a BS preferably from an ABET-accredited program.
An advanced management/business degree or certification is preferred.
Specific experience in Project Management of Utility Transmission, Substation or Energy Projects.
Knowledge of engineering standards including NEC, NESC, NEMA, IEC, IEEE and ANSI.
Ten or more years experience in the design engineering and/or management of high voltage utility type projects. Experience should include preparation, oversite or management of scopes of work, development of conceptual layouts, determination of design basis, the selection of equipment and materials, and the preparation and assembling of calculations and specifications.
Experience in execution of projects in multiple contract arrangements including EPC, Owners Engineer, Traditional or Joint Ventures a plus.
Experience with serving as firm/client liaison in a support, engineer or management role.
Excellent written and verbal communications a must. Experience in writing proposals.
Experience in cost allocation and control, estimating, proposal preparation, risk assessment programs and techniques.
Valued but not required skills and experience:
Construction and start-up experience a plus.
Commissioning experience a plus.
Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.
Area of Interest Engineering
Type Full Time - Regular
Job ID 2021-3615
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