Project Manager - Power Generation, Cummins NPower
Location:
Chicago , Illinois
Posted:
October 27, 2016
Reference:
160003UH
Manages, develops, and implements project(s) of varying complexity and size in assigned functional area. Partners with business stakeholders to ensure a successful project completion.
Leads multiple projects from inception to completion; facilitates project planning sessions with internal stakeholders to determine the scope and objectives of each project; works with business stakeholders to establish project performance goals; designs project plan, develops timeline, identifies project milestones, and tracks performance against performance goals and timeline.

Identifies, tracks, and works with others to resolve project issues.

Monitors and communicates project status to project team.

Plans and monitors project budget, conducts research and analysis; provides input into the design and development of project plans and timelines.

Manages project risk; uses quality tools to identify areas of risk; works with others on the team and outside the team to identify alternatives or solutions.

Documents and shares team learnings with other teams; draws on other project team experiences to enhance the success of the project.

Maintains project notes, databases, and other records; monitors measures and communicates with Project Sponsor and other stakeholders on status of specific projects and assignments.

Identifies and assigns appropriate resources to accomplish various project tasks; guides and coaches team members through various stages of the project; provides developmental feedback to team members.

Demonstrate ability to successfully manage multiple projects or tasks simultaneously.

Demonstrate ability to understand and communicate technically.
Qualifications:
Skills:

Technical Aptitude - Ability to read and understand installation drawings. Ability and desire to learn commercial generator installations and design.

Communication: Communicates effectively and clearly in all forms (email, phone, person) with internal and external team.

Scope Management - Solicits and organizes customer requirements and tracks the status of project deliverables.

Schedule Management - Develops and maintains a cross-functional schedule.

Resource Plan Management - Develops and manages a cross-functional resource plan for a project. Knows the right level of detail needed to complete the processes effectively.

Stakeholder Management And Communication - Identifies, engages and manages stakeholders on a project or groups of projects. Overcomes obstacles and resistance among stakeholders. Effectively stratifies stakeholder needs and creates and executes communications plans to fit the unique needs of each type of stakeholder.

Business Planning/Strategy - Familiar with tools for financial analysis and its relevance. Knows when, where, and how to get assistance.

Education, Licenses, Certifications


College, university, or equivalent degree preferred. Preferable degrees: Project Management, Construction Management, Engineering.

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