17 days old

PROJECT MANAGER – Electric Utilities

Woolpert, Inc.
Columbus, Ohio
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

Woolpert, Inc. is a cutting-edge national architecture, engineering and geospatial (AEG) firm that delivers value to clients by blending engineering excellence with innovative technology and geospatial applications.  Woolpert was recently certified as an Employer of Choice by Great Place To Work®.  We believe great companies are built from exceptional people and amazing clients.Because of our growth, we are seeking an experienced Project Manager – Electric Utilities in Columbus, OH.

The Project Manager will be involved in business growth strategies, business development, and direct a large/complex project. This individual will be the dedicated point of contact for a large client and direct the activities of surveyors, technicians and field operations staff.  The Project Manager will collaborate with cross-functional stakeholders, contractors and municipal officials to ensure quality deliverables are completed on schedule and within budget. Our Project Managers support the growth of our Energy Practice and may be asked to assist projects in other states by providing design services and working with cross-functional teams to develop detailed deliverables.


  • Identify and communicate business growth opportunities and serve as the Electric Power Subject Matter Expert during the sales cycle and/or Request for Proposal (RFP) process
  • Participate in shortlist presentations to prospective clients
  • Facilitate scope meetings with clients to construct needs analysis and project definitions
  • Direct and collaborate with cross-functional teams across all project phases from conceptual/preliminary design, detailed design, construction
  • Ensure deliverables and quality standards are met in accordance with the agreed scope, schedule and budget
  • Manage and support internal and client cross-functional teams
  • Develop and implement corrective action plans when deviations from budgets and/or schedules are evident. Collaborate with senior management to resolve schedule and budget problems as they arise
  • Facilitate client-facing change management and provide on-going communication throughout the project
  • Accountable for the successful delivery of assigned projects


Leading Innovation and Integrity... 

As members of a leading design, geospatial and infrastructure management firm, Woolpert employees inspire each other to be the best through their ingenuity, diversity and vision. With projects that contribute to the sustainability, security and efficiency of federal, local and private-sector clients across the U.S. and abroad, our employees appreciate rewarding careers that contribute to advances in the Architectural/Engineering industry while also knowing they’re serving the needs of some of the best communities and organizations around the world.

Presenting Opportunities and Challenges at Every Turn...

As a firm that recognizes the importance of developing top talent from within, our employees have access to a wide range of training and coaching programs and are rewarded for their achievements through our excellent benefits package and competitive salaries.

Our vision: http://woolpert.com/about-us/

Learn more about our “Great Place To Work” certification: http://reviews.greatplacetowork.com/woolpert-inc

Woolpert is an EEO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. We maintain a drug-free workplace.



  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Civil Engineering or related field
  • Minimum of 6-10+ years of related work experience managing Civil Engineering Design projects, within the Electric Power industry 
  • Professional Engineering license is preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Deltek and Microsoft Project
  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of Electric Power codes and regulations
  • Demonstrated ability to organize and manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced, matrixed environment
  • Ability to provide excellent customer service
  • Strong technical proficiency required, including Microsoft Office products
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a dynamic environment
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a collaborative team environment; offer constructive feedback and direction to support goals
  • Quickly adapt and respond to industry changes as well as internal initiatives


  • Energy
  • Design / Creative
  • Management
  • Power Engineering

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