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Project Manager - Electrical NW 1

Kiewit Corporation locationFederal Way, WA
176 positions

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Kiewit Corporation locationFederal Way, WA
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Job Location
Federal way, WA, United States


Other locations:Federal Way, WA, US

Requisition ID: 114639 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Construction Operations 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As an Electrical Project Manager, you will be responsible for job site management and oversee the administrative and technical aspects of construction projects electrical construction scope of work. 

Kiewit's mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations. Whether we are building hospitals to support the community, boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled and safety-obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from the ground up. There's a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won't find anywhere else.

District Overview

Kiewit's Bridge and Marine District is headquartered in Vancouver, Washington with area offices located in Federal Way, WA. We operate in heavy civil, marine, and industrial capabilities across North America. We are a leader in technical and traditional bridges, bridge like structures, marine structures, and dredge work. Kiewit Bridge & Marine is also the foremost constructor of floating bridges across the United States. 


This position will be based out of our Federal Way, WA area office.


 Develop a vision and strategic plan for the Electrical Division of the Bridge and Marine District to lead them into entering a new market  

  •     Provide oversight and be accountable for the electrical scope for all projects, both on the get work and build work side and ensure business needs are valid and correctly prioritized 
  •     Track business performance and project progress and be responsible for profit and losses of the division  
  •     Provide  championship for the electrical initiative, selling and marketing the area throughout the organization 
  •     Oversee the whole project management process from approving project deliverables to initiating  project reviews and ensure risk are continuously assessed and mitigated 
  •     Pinpoint opportunities to reduce overall costs and improve supplier performance
  •     Identify potential conflicts or issues and facilitate solutions (e.g. resource loading, priority clashes)
  •     Establish structure of the organization then recruit, train, and manage the Electrical team to ensure business needs are met 
  •     Provide mentorship to future builders and continue to grow the team 
  •     Drive continuous improvement within the district whether it's policies, procedures or reporting
  •     Build strong relationship with other Operational Leaders of the Northwest District and foster effective team work between leadership and staff 
  •     Communicate effectively with all stakeholders including the client, vendors and subcontractors
  •     Identify, assess, and inform the District of internal and external issues that affect the business 
  •     Act as a spokesperson for the organization in community and industry activities to enhance the Northwest Districts community profile 
  •     Ensure safety and quality are prioritized throughout the division 
  • Qualifications

  •     Electrician, Electrical Engineering Degree or similar 
  •     10 -15 + years of experience in the construction industry, leading electrical scope of work
  •     Record of building high performing teams 
  •     Extensive experience leading get work and build work teams for infrastructure projects
  •     Experience leading multi-million dollar contracts, including estimating, ownership of operations, project administration, client relations and all other scopes relative to large construction projects
  •     Competent in the use of computer software applications used for project control and administration, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and Outlook
  •     Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative
  •     Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time
  •     Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
  •     Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt
  •     Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills 
  •     Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
  •     Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail
  •     Ability to travel as business requires
  •     Ability to work in the United States without sponsorship, both now and in the future
  • We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

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