Randstad Project Manager in Houston, Texas

Project Manager

job details:

  • location:Houston, TX

  • salary:$50 - $73 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, September 21, 2018

  • experience:10 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Electric, Gas and Sanitary Services

  • reference:143342

job description

Project Manager

Contract position: IMMEDIATE NEED!!!!.......Client is looking for 2 Construction Project Managers (Mid & Sr. Level) to help manage multiple electric Utility Transmission Line and Substation EPC projects in and around Houston, TX. Client is looking for a 10-25+ years of overall engineering & construction experience and 3-5+ years of experience as a Project Manager or a Project Construction Manager involved in heavy industrial construction projects ranging from $5 million to $100 million. * pay commensurate with experience level *

Responsibilities for the Project Manager

  • Manage multiple (3-5) Electric T&D construction projects throughout the whole lifecycle of the project

  • Responsible for the overall management of Transmission Line or Substation EPC projects, including but not limited to, safety, quality, budget, and schedule

  • Directs and/or coordinates activities of several disciplines (permitting, engineering, procurement, project controls, and construction) on medium/large substation or transmission line projects

  • Direct coordination with clients, client representatives, A/E representatives, subcontractors, etc

  • Develop RFP bid packages that you built from engineering design documents

  • Distribute the RFPs to the Subcontractors and then work through these subcontracts by performing contract negotiations

  • Vet and award the subcontract and then manage the project throught the Subcontractor's Project Manager

  • Responsible for coordinating project planning, establishment of critical project objectives, quality control, budgeting and scheduling with the client

  • Travel to field site locations in and around Houston up to 25% of the time

Requirements for the Project Manager

  • 10-25+ years of engineering & construction experience related to some sort of heavy industrial EPC project....ideally power generation, substation or T&D projects

  • You need 2-5+ years of experience as a Project Manager or Construction Project Manager supporting Substation or Transmission Line EPC projects

  • You need to have experience as a Construction Project Manager involved in the entire life cycle of an EPC project from permitting, subcontract negotiations, scope, schedule, budget, safety, quality, etc...

  • You must have solid experience developing RFP bid packages that you built from engineering design documents

  • You need experience sending out these RFPs to the Subcontractors and then working through these subcontracts by performing contract negotiations

  • You need experience vetting & awarding the subcontract and then managing the project through the Subcontractor's Project Manager

  • You need to be able to manage risk through the subcontract you are negotiating

  • Ideal candidate has a BS degree in Engineering or Construction Management

  • Field experience is a big PLUS


  • PTO program

  • 401K

  • Health Insurance available

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