Project Manager T&D in Alvarado, TX at Great Southwestern Construction, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/22/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Overview:

Great Southwestern Construction Company, a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc., one of the nation’s leading electrical subcontractors is currently seeking a Project Manager to manage electrical transmission, distribution, and substation projects. 

Duties:

  • Prepare project construction schedules
  • Submit “Requests for Information” to clients
  • Manage day-to-day activities of assigned projects
  • Act as the main point-of-contact for project personnel
  • Coordinate meetings, schedule updates, submit deliverables, and address outstanding open items as requested by clients
  • Prepare look-ahead documents and weekly, monthly progress reports and billing information
  • Review and monitor job costs versus budgets
  • Report regularly to management team
  • Help prepare complete cost estimates (labor and material) for projects within set deadlines as necessary
  • Prepare bills of material and other information for use by purchasing
  • Schedule and attend field walk-downs with customers, subcontractors, and construction personnel to understand and determine constructability requirements
  • Compare various project documents for accuracy and consistency
  • Assist in the preparation and submission of change orders
  • Coordinate closely with project management
  • Assist construction personnel throughout the project life-cycle in tracking and understanding basis of cost estimate
  • Regular and predictable attendance
  • Additional duties as assigned
  • Understand and comply with the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and other industry-specific professional and ethical conduct standards, if applicable.

Job Requirements

Skills/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Construction Management, or related field, or equivalent experience (5+ years’ project management in the electrical industry)
  • Previous project management experience with transmission, distribution, or substation construction projects is required
  • Knowledgeable with specifications, proposals, and other documentation to prepare time/cost/labor estimates for projects and services
  • Knowledgeable of the N.E.C. and all relevant local codes
  • Able to read and understand civil, architectural, structural, mechanical, etc. plans and specifications to include blue prints, proposals and other documents as they relate to electrical work
  • Computer literate and proficient with Microsoft Office applications
  • Proficient with estimating software such as Accubid or equivalent
  • Ability to prepare construction schedules in Microsoft Project and/or Primavera
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and verbal and written communication skills
  • Team player who is able to successfully work with diverse internal and external partners
  • Self-driven with the ability to stay on-task for extended periods of time

Employee Benefits

  • Weekly pay via direct deposit or pay card
  • Comprehensive benefits package
    • Medical, dental, & vision
      • $15 weekly premium for employee only & employee plus family coverage
      • Low deductibles and out-of-pocket maximums
    • Flexible spending accounts
    • Company-paid short and long-term disability
    • Company-paid life and accidental death & dismemberment
    • Supplemental life and accidental death & dismemberment
    • Critical illness & accident plans
    • Identity theft protection
    • Group legal
    • Auto & homeowners
  • Generous 401(k) Plan
    • 100% match up to 6%; immediate vesting
    • Annual profit-sharing potential
  • Paid time off
    • Vacation
      • Tiered increases based on tenure with the company
    • Holidays (8 per year)
    • Sick time (as applicable)
  • Superior educational assistance program

Competitive salary commensurate with experience. 

Apply at: www.myrgroup.com. If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.

MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. 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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