Project Manager

at Cupertino Electric, Inc.
Location Altoona
Date Posted May 17, 2021
Category Mining / Oil / Gas
Job Type Not Specified


DescriptionProject Manager - Data Center DivisionLocation TBD, likely Iowa or Ohio to startAs one of the nation's largest specialty contractors focused on electrical construction projects, what we do is important, but how we do it is what makes us special or unique. For more than 65 years, Cupertino Electric has built the infrastructure that allows forward-looking companies to realize their vision. We deliver commercial, energy, and data center projects fast and without compromise. Our values of People, Integrity, Excellence, Innovation, and Safety are reflected in how we treat one other, interact with customers, and approach problems. In addition to building great projects, we believe in building great communities as evidenced by our generous giving and volunteer programs.We have an exciting opportunity for a Project Manager to work on world-class multi-year projects for a high-profile client, with a total financial scope of nearly one billion dollars. These complex builds require creative solutions and a best-in-class team. As the Electrical Construction Contractor, with an office team of a dozen or more and a peak workforce of over 300, this is a great opportunity to add value while you grow your career.This exciting opportunity is best suited to a candidate who is open to both long and short-term travel as we embark on exciting new projects across America. These are large Data Center (or related) projects. UNLIMITED growth potential for the right individual with the opportunity to be involved in a new Mega Project start-up.Company-paid relocation or per diem may be provided if eligible.Position Summary: Project Managers are responsible for managing Cupertino Electric Inc.'s projects in line with CEI's goals, financial parameters, and within the project's timeline and specification with the purpose of optimizing revenue growth, profitability, and customer satisfaction. PMs are responsible for developing the project execution plan. Project Managers are expected to continuously manage and review progress to goals and project plans - Identify gaps to plans and initiate recovery action plans.Essential Functions:Maintain effective relationships with customer and partnersProvide a working real-time example, and champion of CEI's Commitment to SafetyManage subcontractorsEstablish a project execution plan and execute/manage the staff to those specsAction plan to provide solutions for any problemsProvide and monitor Risk Assessment PlanStay connected to the project from beginning to endCollaborate with CEI groups to bid & executeWork with Production/CIG/Customer to meet project plan objectivesCoordinate with PurchasingMaintain Business Information System, and Document ControlUse Information System to track project and pipeline status - focus on key problemsAssist in training/development of new hires assigned to support projectsContinue education and learning for career advancementMinimum Requirements:BS/BA degree preferred although not required.8 or more years of large complex construction project management experience to include working on projects with budgets over 20 million dollars, including experience with the electrical tradePrefer Data Center or similar mission-critical experienceProfessional written and oral communication skills. Estimating experience preferredPreference for candidates with knowledge of MS Projects. Accubid, P-6, and JD Edwards experience a plusExperience with Design/Build, pricing and equipment productivity, derivation of labor rates, take off from plans and specsFamiliar with GMP contracts Why join us?At Cupertino Electric, we're obsessed with helping our customers solve large, complex problems - from designing and building one of the first semiconductor chip plants in Silicon Valley to beating construction schedules everyone else would find impossible. Whatever the challenge, we're up for it, and looking for passionate, driven people to deliver the power and possibilities for our customer's wildest dreams. Cupertino Electric, Inc.. Learn more at Electric, Inc. (CEI) is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and affirmative action employer. We celebrate diversity and do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, disability status, or any other applicable characteristics protected by law.Cupertino Electric Inc. aims to make accessible to any and all users. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation to navigate our website or complete the application process, please contact us at [email protected] or 1(877)747-4CEI.