Overview / ResponsibilitiesWood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking an experienced Project Manager to develop, plan, and manage environmental investigations, engineering studies and remedial construction projects. Specifically, the role will involve working closely with both our co-located staff and the client's remediation group to advance a number of complex remediation projects. General responsibilities will include project scope development, analysis, technical review, report writing, and project management.The project will demand substantial client interaction in technical presentations, meetings, and development of technical work products subject to both client review and regulatory agency approval. The role will support a number of currently active projects from initial studies through the final stages of remediation, with frequent interface with Wood project teams supporting the work from our Hamilton, NJ office and Jersey City project office.The individual will report to a Senior Engineer or higher, and work closely with the Engineering & Construction lead for assigned projects.Key responsibilitiesManage the scope, schedule, and budget for assigned projects to deliver the agreed scope, on-time and within budgetLiaise with Business Development, Proposals and Commercial Dept’s to review contract and proposal handover documentation prior to commencement of the ProjectEnsure that Safety and integrity in Design must always be PriorityPrepare and issue key projects documentation e.g. Execution Plans & Coordination Procedures etc.Co-ordinate the activities of the main functional groups through theirManagement/Lead Engineers as appropriate on the projectInitiate the formulation of project policy or recommendations to the Client in key areasReview with Departmental Managers the progress of work in their discipline areas as requiredLead problem-solving sessions at all stages of the project, using procedures where appropriateMaintain cost awareness by all project personnel throughout all phases of project execution and deliver the profit as-bidPrepare the Project Managers Report and critically review other inputs to the Monthly Progress Report, ensuring that the report is issued in a timely manner by the date specified for the ContractApprove and authorize project activities which have commercial and financial impactIdentify and communicate the objectives for the project team in accordance with the contract terms, scope of work and company policy - Communicate these objectives to the project team, Department Managers and ClientOrganize the project team and agree the assignment of all key personnelMotivate the project team towards the determined objectives through proactive communication, and by maintaining continued personal interest in achieving set targetsAchieve health, safety and environmental, scheduled performance, cost, quality, requirements of the project from contract award to Clients acceptanceEnsure that designated systems are adopted by the project team as soon as possible, after contract awardAct as primary contact and maintain satisfactory relations with the Client
Skills / QualificationsBachelor's degree in engineeringMinimum of three years prior background in project management I engineering predominately in a home office locationEngineering Management experience, with some site experienceHave extensive experience in managing environmental remediation investigation, design and construction projectsHave a proven track record in Project Management and leading multi-discipline engineering teamsBe commercially astute and understand the different approaches required to managing lump sum and reimbursable workWorking knowledge of cost and schedule control software (i.e. MS Project and/orPrimavera)Experience with change order managementHave a broad technical knowledge combined with excellent leadership skillsProvide two writing samples that reflect the candidates writing skill along with applicationCompany OverviewWood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.comDiversity StatementWe are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.