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Posted: Thursday, October 19, 2017 4:38 AM

Project Manager
Reference Code: 43482

United States (US) : Charleston, WV
Job Category: Engineering; Project Management
Employment Type: Employee Full:time
Relocation Eligibility: This position is not eligible for our relocation program

General Information
Reporting to the Manager,Projects, Modernization you will execute projects relating to natural gas pipeline integrity capital maintenance. You will work closely with Engineering, Construction Services and various other internal groups in the Charleston and Houston office and within the regions. This position will focus on pipeline and facility maintenance projects.
*We anticipate filling this position locally, therefore it is not eligible for cross:border or domestic relocation programs.
The successful candidate might initially be required to spend significant amount of his/her time in the field on various projects gaining valuable experience to be directly applied to specific duties including:
:Guiding and directing the project team through the project life cycle;
:Negotiate deliverables with key internal and external stakeholders;
:Multiple site visits to promote the alignment of TransCanada and Contractors safety culture;
:Perform time and cost management of the project including setting budgets, schedules, managing project cost change control and variance reporting;
:Liaise with HS and E department to promote awareness and understanding of safety and environmental expectations and performance;
:Demonstrate an understanding of the numerous department stakeholders expectations and expert contributions and how they can contribute to the project success;
:Following all aspects of the project management principles with specific emphasis on: Key stakeholder expectations, communication plans, risk management plans, change control and escalation plans, resource plans, procurement plans that includes contract development, schedules and budgets, etc., preparation of formal reports, lead in the continuing development of company Project Management tools and processes, leading program area business reviews to focus team achievement on business objectives;
:Liaise with Business Development and Operations to develop project estimates for budgets for capital projects;
:Coordinate and ensure the timely completion of project documentation requirements and project close:out;
:Identify and implement opportunities to improve process efficiency and reduce project life cycles and costs;
:Liaise with Supply Chain Management to effectively manage contractual obligations and develop optimal contractual approach and procurement strategies for all projects;
:Develop project execution documents such as decision summaries for project financial approval, phase plans for project implementation and project safety management plans;
:Develop model for assessing and managing risks associated with project execution;
:Ensure that appropriate levels of construction site monitoring activities are implemented for all projects.
Qualifications and Education
:Outstanding communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills;
:Self:starter that can work well within a team environment;
:Ability to quickly understand new processes and related issues;
:Good relationship building skills both internally and externally;
:Demonstrated competence in guiding teams in making quality decisions;
:Comfortable and skilled in influencing others at various levels in the organization;
:Excellent computer skills : experience with MS Project and Microsoft Office;
:Strong communication, analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills.
:Understanding of regulated pipeline facility design (plant and pipeline), construction and operations;
:Familiarity with corporate business systems used for cost planning and control;
:Understanding of the project development lifecycle within the US;


• Location: Charleston

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