Project Management Specialist

New York, New York
03 Oct 2016
19 Nov 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Overview:

The Program Management/Construction Management Group of CB&I is seeking a Project Management Specialist to join an existing project team that is managing a major Superstorm Sandy homeowner recovery program in New York City for a governmental agency client. Project Management Specialists are responsible for specific tasks and scopes and operate under the oversight of a Project Manager or a Senior Project Management Specialist.

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities:
  • Responsible for tasks related to managing scope, schedule, deliverables and/or budget
  • Works individually or as part of a team to complete tasks
  • Coordinates resources to meet short-term and long-term objectives
  • Demonstrates foresight to anticipate problems and delivers solutions
  • Explains difficult issues and obtains agreement
  • Interface with client and stakeholders to facilitate questions and meetings
  • Inspect documents for accuracy against policies and procedures
  • Produce status reports
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree required
  • 2-5+ years of experience
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills, particularly Excel, Visio and Project
  • Detail-oriented
  • Effective communication skills
  • Professionalism, courteousness, and ability to work within a dynamic office atmosphere
  • High level of initiative and ability to work in both individual and team environments
  • Handles stressful situations and deadline pressures well
  • Must be able to work in a complex and fast moving environment
Desired/Preferred Qualifications:
  • Background in Engineering, Applied Science, Construction Management or Business
  • Project management industry experience
  • CAPM Certification
Company Overview:

CB&I (NYSE: CBI) is a leading provider of technology and infrastructure for the energy industry. With over 125 years of experience and the expertise of more than 40,000 employees, CB&I provides reliable solutions to our customers around the world while maintaining a relentless focus on safety and an uncompromising standard of quality.