Randstad Project Manager in Reading, Pennsylvania

Project Manager

job details:

  • location:Reading, PA

  • salary:$40 - $55 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, December 5, 2018

  • experience:3 years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Engineering, Accounting, Research, Management & Related Svcs

  • reference:145132

job description

Project Manager

Contract position: IMMEDIATE NEED!!.....Client involved in Electric Utility Transmission & Distribution (T&D) construction projects is looking for an Assistant Project Manager/Assistant Construction Manager to support Electric Substation and T&D engineering & construction projects in the Reading, PA area. Client prefers local candidates or within a commutable distance but will consider all qualified candidates.

Responsibilities for the Project Manager

  • Assist the PM with estimating, procuring, managing & negotiating equipment and labor contracts for heavy industrial construction projects.

  • Assist the Project Managers and Superintendents in managing field operations for heavy industrial construction projects.

  • Help expedite PO's, T&M tracking, cost tracking, forecasting, scoping, etc.

  • Involved in cost, schedule and procurement activities

  • Develop and maintain effective vendor and client relationships

  • Work in the office 90% and the field 10% of the time

Requirements for the Project Manager

  • 3-10 years of engineering and/or construction experience on heavy industrial EPC projects.

  • You either need experience as an Engineer, Construction Manager, Assistant Project Manager or Jr. Project Manager supporting some sort of heavy industrial type EPC project

  • Experience on substation or transmission line engineering or construction projects is highly preferred

  • You need some experience with any of the following project related areas: management of siting, permitting, engineering, estimating, real estate, project outreach, scheduling, procurement, project controls, contract administration, safety, and field operations,

  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Construction Management, or BSCE preferred

  • Ability to bid and manage equipment and labor contracts


  • Paid Time Off program

  • 401k program

  • Great benefits package available

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.