American Electric Power Trans Project Mgr Sr-Trans Asst Project Mgr-Marmet WV in Marmet, West Virginia

Title Trans Project Mgr Sr-Trans Asst Project Mgr-Marmet WV

Auto req ID 16374BR

Location Marmet, WV

Job Type Full-Time

Job Category Project/Program Management

Relocation No

Job Description Job will be located in Marmet West Virgininia*

Job will be filled at any one of these levels based upon years of experience and education:

Trans Asst Project Mgr-Grade 7- 3 yrs experience

Trans Project Mgr Sr. Grade 8- 8 or more years experience (PMP preferred)

Manage a portfolio of predominately low to medium risk projects, or assist in the management of projects of the highest complexity, within a matrix team environment. Provide leadership, direction, training, coordination, and effective communication to initiate, plan, execute, monitor, control, and close projects in a safe, efficient, economical, risk-balanced approach to achieve short and long range goals and to obtain maximum customer satisfaction. Develop relationships and effectively communicate with all stakeholders including internal customers, external customers, team members, suppliers, contractors, vendors, and industry peers. Perform supervisory duties and responsibilities, if direct reports are assigned. Plan, organize, direct, coordinate and supervise assigned project work activities, becoming proficient in all aspects with moderate management oversight. Support and hold employees and contractors accountable for the AEP System Safety Process, ensuring a safe working environment focused on Commitment to Zero Harm. Supervise, develop, review and coordinate the project plan, schedule, and budget becoming proficient in all aspects. Manage cost and timely reallocate funding. Effectively communicate project details and status updates. Lead planning meetings and project updates including typical stakeholder presentations. Provide clear and concise written reports. Develop and actively manage working relationships with the project team, internal and external customers or partners, contractors, vendors, and suppliers. Foster teamwork and actively monitor customer satisfaction. Provide specific guidance, instruction, and training to improve design, systems, procedures, processes, schedules, and costs. Confidently challenge others at a level of informed understanding in all project work. Ensure maximum customer satisfaction and demonstrate effective and efficient performance of project work activities on intermediate project level at a minimum. Supervise up to 2 AEP employees, as assigned, including duties such as completion of performance plans. Develop and mentor assistant project managers.

Minimum Requirements

Education: Bachelor Degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Business or related field of study.

Experience:

Trans Asst Project Mgr - Three years experience including work in one or more of these areas: major construction field experience, project estimating, project controls, and/or comparable external experience.expereinceincl

Trans Project Mgr Sr . -Eight or more years experience including work in one or more of these areas: major construction field experience, project estimating, project controls, and/or comparable external experience. Experience must exhibit increasing project management and business/financial administration activities and responsibilities. Trained in one or more of the following areas: construction safety, negotiations, scope development and control, cost estimating, construction contracting, project controls and reporting, quality control, risk management. Licenses/Certifications: Project Management Institutes (PMI) Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred.

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