Electrical Project Manager


Qualification Requirements

Candidate must have commercial or industrial electrical experience in projects $5 million in contract value and up

A project list from each candidate describing the project’s electrical contract value and their exact role on each project must be included along with resume at time of submission for immediate consideration


The Electrical Project Manager is responsible for directing and supervising activities related to the planning and monitoring of commercial and industrial construction projects, from inception to completion. Members of our project management team provide leadership and development in a collaborative environment with cross-functional teams to ensure continued profitability and growth.



General Essential Functions

The below statements are intended to describe the general nature and scope of work being performed by this position. This is not a complete listing of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required. Additional responsibilities may also be assigned.)

Manage, submittals, budgets, schedules and all other aspects necessary for a successful project

Maintain and foster contacts with consultants, contractors, vendors, and material suppliers

Serve as an interface between the Electrical Engineering team and internal clients, including the Construction, Operations, and Safety, to facilitate interdepartmental relations

Assist with the development of new electrical engineering standards and maintain and improve existing standards and guidelines, implementing industry and company best practices

Ensure the estimated cost is optimized by providing accurate project layouts and bills of material takeoffs with constructability and operability needs

Act as a subject matter expert regarding some electrical engineering activities

Interact closely with internal teams to ensure that project needs and objectives are met

Lead or participate in project meetings and conference calls

Participate in engineering, design, and construction review processes

Lead and conduct value-engineering studies of alternative design approaches

Interpret plans, specifications, drawings, and documents related to engineering and construction

Coordinate project construction with other trades to resolve critical and time-sensitive issues

Lead or assist with investigations, including root cause analysis as needed

Additional duties as required



Basic Job Requirements

Submission of Request for Information to clients

Coordinating meetings, scheduling, submitting deliverables and addressing outstanding 'open items' as requested by clients

Preparation of look-ahead documents and weekly/monthly progress reports

Reviewing and monitoring job costs versus budgets

Reporting to management team

Keeping emphasis on the client, develop an understanding of the client's culture, key people and processes

Provide guidance and direction for estimators during the estimation process

Manage and assist project layout and coordination

Oversee quality assurance and quality control programs. 

Coordinate work with Purchasing to ensure that requested material is expedited and received as needed for the construction of a project

Resolve inter-group conflicts, project conflicts and delays as required to meet project construction goals



Position Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have 10 or more years of progressively responsible experience in the electrical construction industry, with a concentration in commercial and industrial large construction projects

Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related field is preferred or previous work as Licensed Electrician/Supervisor

Proven commitment to their past employers demonstrated by 4 or more years at each previous company (Please explain if you have less than four years at any single company)

Ability to prepare construction schedules

Prior knowledge and/or ability to learn and understand the estimating process

Safety True Believer

Proficiency with MS Excel and Word is required

Exposure to Accubid a plus

Strong verbal, written, analytical, organizational, and interpersonal skills

Strong customer service skills required

Ability to be mobile to various locations and available to travel to project areas as project needs are required

Willing to travel

Salary commensurate with experience, Health, Dental, Vision & 401K.



Benefits - Full

Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate

Bonus Eligible - Yes

Interview Travel Reimbursed - Yes


Candidate Details

10+ to 15 years experience

Management Experience Required - Yes

Minimum Education - Professional Degree

Willingness to Travel - Occasionally

Skills and Certifications [required]

Previous experience as an Electrical PM, min value $5M+


Ideal Candidate

Proven commitment to their past employers demonstrated by 5 or more years at each previous company (Explanation will be needed if they have less than four years at any single company)

Must have experience in the electrical construction industry, with a concentration in commercial and industrial large construction projects

Please include a project list along with resume when presenting. The project list should reference the candidate's designated title and electrical contract values for each project.