Lead Project Manager CM&U – REN Energy

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Location
Schenectady, New York
Salary
Competitive
Posted
03 Oct 2016
Closes
29 Oct 2016
Ref
2728327
Sector
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The Lead Project Manager CM&U (Conversions, Modifications, and Upgrades) - Renewable Energy will demonstrate leadership in communicating business goals, programs, and processes for an area or business segment. You will utilize your experience or expertise to solve problems, develop and execute objectives for self and others, and have the ability to effect short-term and some long-term business goals.

Essential Responsibilities

As the Lead Project Manager CM&U - Renewable Energy, you will:
  • Plan and implement projects at various customer work sites in the US and abroad, including the activities of staff and subcontractors
  • Primary customer contact for the duration of each project. May commission, resolve specification issues, handle correspondence, provide periodic updates, ensure customer satisfaction, and negotiate / coordinate with staff as appropriate
  • Respond to call-out type repair requests from customers
  • Lead the regional implementation of New Product Introductions (NPI) and take actions necessary to expand existing product lines and grow the business through development of new products and services
  • Translate customer needs / requirements into detailed project plans while driving internal execution to meet project targets
  • Manage a network of resources (including contractors) in support of project execution.
  • Identify opportunities to expand the project in ways that bring value to our customer and satisfy our profitability requirements
  • Take part in the writing of reports that describe the results of a project
  • Participate in the development of proposals for projects
  • Manage the project budget and timeline and ensure the resources are available to complete
    the project within budget and on time in order to meet customer obligations
  • Ensure that delivered products and services achieve highest quality and performance levels
  • Negotiate change orders with the customers
  • Professionally represent GE during all customer communications
  • Manage a varied staff that will include employees, customers, partner companies, or
    subcontractors

    Qualifications/Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university(or a High School Diploma / GED with a minimum of 4 years of experience in an engineering or project management position)
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a project management, engineering or manufacturing role
  • Minimum of 3 years of project management experience working in a lead capacity implementing projects in a field environment
    ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENT:


  • Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.
    Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.



  • Additional Eligibility Qualifications

    GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

    Desired Characteristics

  • Minimum of 3 years of project management experience working in a lead capacity implementing projects in a field environment
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