Project Manager 2

  • Company: Adecco
  • Posted: December 14, 2016
  • Reference ID: 246816189

Adecco Engineering and Technical is currently recruiting for a long term contract Project Manager job located in Vancouver WA. This person will provide Project Management support to assigned project efforts relating primarily to operational requirements for Transmission Grid changes. PMP certification is highly desirable.

Project Manager job responsibilities include:

-Facilitate System Operations, Federal Information Security Management Act (FISMA) and North American Electric Reliability Council - Critical Infrastructure Protection (NERC-CIP) requirements are identified in field project planning documentation.
-Collaborate and coordinate with field project managers on official energization dates to provide to account executives for use in contracts and work orders. Confirm with project managers that realistic schedules are provided for customer contracts.
-Work with field project managers and Asset Management staff to review and update official cost, resource and time estimates for the Operation's portion of field projects.
-Gather project comments/requirements from various groups within the control center; update project milestones as needed for Federal staff review
-Provide input and recommendations for a standard Project Requirements Documents (PRD) review process, incorporating SME input, technical data and other requirements to meet industry standards.
-Verify control center resource commitments are documented in resource demand planning.
-Facilitate the Bi-Weekly Control Center / Field Project Coordination team meeting.
-Track construction status from an operations perspective, both for control center progress and for field/external progress that impacts the control center; alert BPA manager / personnel of any issues or concerns, providing mitigation recommendations; implement BPA management approved mitigation actions.
-Verify contact list for each project with customer, both for customer and control center completeness and accuracy.
-Track control center costs and confirm appropriate work orders and Activity-Based Management (ABM) codes are used.

-Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business Administration or Management, Organizational Development, Computer Science or other related technical discipline is required
-Master's Degree is strongly preferred
-Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite products, such as Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook (Microsoft Office 2010 proficiency required)
-PMP certification is highly desirable

Specialized Skills are highly desired:
-Telecom Transport including analog and digital microwave radio, analog and digital multiplex, fiber optic terminal equipment and UHF radios;
-Telecom Support Equipment including alarm systems, batteries/chargers, DC-DC converters, engine generators, uninterrupted power supply systems, timing systems, fault locators, etc.;
-SCADA/Telemetry/Supervisory Control including SCADA remote terminal units, supervisory control systems, and telemetering systems;
-Field Information Network (FIN)/Operation Networks including FIN network equipment, operational network equipment, network management system equipment, and modems.
-Experience with implementing asset strategies and developing related asset plans.
-Experience with the planning, implementation and/or operation of Control Center systems (SCADA, AGC, ICCP).

If you are interested in this Project Manager job in Vancouver WA then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Engineering and Technical go to If you have questions about the position please contact Lori Kay at 503-535-2574 or .

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