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Construction Manager, Substation

National Grid
Waltham, MA
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Description: Description About the Position: Responsible for a wide range of key aspects important to department leadership, compliance and improvement through planning, facilitation, communications, project management and other task specific activities that impact and contribute to the success of all parts of Project Management and Complex Construction. Work closely and collaboratively with VP of function, department directors, and stakeholders across the business as appropriate to execute tasks and projects. Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): • Develop a detailedconstruction plan that involves planned outages, construction phases,construction steps, material, and equipment requirements, lay down areas, andoverall time schedule with final ready for load dates that align with theproject plan.
• Review of Projectconstruction drawings and provide details or corrections as they apply fromEngineering design standards and EOP’s.
• Translate business objectives intoclearly defined work plans in order to support achievement of PM&CC goals • In partnership with project managers,materials management, control centers, project estimators, and resourceplanners, monitor and control allocated human and material resources,maintaining financial and progress forecasting in order to ensure projects aredelivered according to schedule and within budget. Ensureresource availability. • Translate functional policy intoprocesses and procedures that drive greater efficiencies for National Grid andensure compliance with Safety, Health, and Environmental regulatory standards/legislation/governance. Understand collective bargaining agreements that couldimpact work plan delivery. • Challenge existing ways of working andcontinuously seek ways to do things better in order to drive greaterefficiencies within assigned area. • Develop work plans that are alignedwith safety standards, policies and processes in order to ensure that theexecution of the work plans will promote a safe working environment andminimize risk for all staff. Collaboratewith other groups to ensure system reliability, safety, and efficiency isdemonstrated during large scale projects. • Review health and safety plans for eachspecific project, inclusive of Project Hazard Assessment (PHA) for high hazardwork practices. • Partner with legal and real estategroups for any challenges that are presented in project execution along rightsof ways and company owned property where new or existing facilities could bedeveloped. • Lead business continuity plan processand promote the philosophy of safe team working and development across all activitiesin order to achieve business objectives and continuously improve performance. • •
Contribute as the liaison for PM&CC to the compliancereporting, risk management, and other
official processes as requested. • • Participate inSafety Leadership Day process, and other activities as requested. • • Participate in Department Hub. • • Contribute to conflict resolution with in project teams. •

Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications Knowledge & Experience Required:
A Bachelor’s degree, preferably in an engineering or business disciplines and/or significant relevant project management, engineering and construction experience in utility construction and operations. 5+ years experience with demonstrated ability to manage / integrate the project related work and ability to provide direction, the appropriate structure and effective resourcing to enable the team to deliver high performance. In-depth knowledge and deep operational experience in the utility business and demonstrates deep understanding of the issues impacting the energy industry sector. Strong demonstrated skills in the following areas: o Written and oral communications, including developing and executing communications through various mediums including verbal presentations, emails, PowerPoint, conference calls, and other appropriate methods o Organization and management of multiple tasks / priorities to deliver high results o Foster a collaborative environment focused on achieving outcomes o Build and design appropriate solutions / approaches based on customer needs to result in an optimal solution Experience of managing relationships and project teams with PMCC employees, National Grid stakeholders, contractors and members of the public. Displays commitment to safe and productive work environment through consistent actions, beliefs and personal conduct. This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.

Job : Proj Mgmt & Constr Primary Location : MA-Waltham Organisation : Proj Mgmt & Constr Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Feb 12, 2018, 5:20:36 PM Unposting Date : Mar 15, 2018, 3:59:00 AM


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