Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Waste Management has an opening for a Sr. Project Manager with Coal Combustible Residual (CCR, fly ash, bottom ash, etc.) experience to be responsible for management of all phases of program and project activities that range from small to large in value. Directs preparation of work plans, supervises project teams, and manages project scope, budget and schedule. Other duties may be assigned as necessary.
Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities Responsible for all phases of planning and execution on projects as defined by potential risk, complexity, manpower requirements and /or contract value.
May have responsibility for multiple projects.
Establishes and monitors project safety and quality programs.
Plans, organizes, coordinates, and controls projects in accordance with established policies, procedures, systems, and requirements.
Supervises project personnel through subordinate leaders.
Supports business development activities and may serve as a proposal manager.
Represents the company when dealing with clients and maintains client relationships
Applies technical and/or managerial expertise to improve effectiveness and provide guidance to employees in own area
Anticipates and interprets customer needs and identifies potential solutions to customer problems
Interprets business issues and adapts work priorities in own area
Manages budget for own area and allocates resources accordingly
Resolves operational, customer, employee or problems that impact the effectiveness of own area
Basic Qualifications Must have 5-10 years relevant Construction Remediation experience including grading, solidification, de-watering, capping and all other tasks associated with their closure.
Must have direct on-site construction experience on Coal Combustible Residuals (CCR) with ponds and/or landfills
Manages professional employees and/or supervisors, technical or production staff
Has accountability for managing financial resources
Develops processes and procedures to implement functional strategies
Has in-depth expertise in own discipline and knowledge of the related disciplines
Develops plans and coordinates resources to meet operational objectives within own area
Ability to grasp, understand, and explain difficult concepts and persuade others to adopt a point of view
Manages the performance of employees by setting goals, performing timely assessments and evaluations, and coaching.
Advocates for and constantly encourages the professional growth of subordinate team members
Desired/Preferred Qualifications Good construction/remediation/civil techniques associated with CCR or other waste material is a plus.
Coal ash experience with building new coal ash landfills, closing coal ash landfills, excavation of ash from basins and/or dewatering ash basins, etc.
Education and Experience Education: Bachelor's degree (accredited) in Business Administration or similar area of study, or in lieu of degree, High School Diploma or GED (accredited) and 4 years of relevant work experience.
Experience: Seven years of relevant experience in the electric, coal, fly ash or utility industry
Benefits At Waste Management, each eligible employee receives a competitive total compensation package including Medical,
Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Short Term Disability. As well as a Stock Purchase Plan, Company match on 401K, and
more! Our employees also receive Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Personal Days. Please note that benefits may vary by site.
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A little about us:
Waste Management, Inc. is North America's leading provider of integrated environmental solutions.