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Project Manager

ABB Group

This is a Contract position in Fort Lauderdale, FL posted October 17, 2021.

Project Manager Take your next career step at ABB with a global team that is energizing the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future.

At ABB, we have the clear goal of driving diversity and inclusion across all dimensions: gender, LGBTQ, abilities, ethnicity and generations.

Together, we are embarking on a journey where each and every one of us, individually and collectively, welcomes and celebrates individual differences.

In this role the project manager need to support our rapidly growing Data Center Services market.

A self-starter, capable of managing multiple short
– and long-term projects with a continual estimated project load value between 15-20MM dollars in a fast-paced cutting-edge industry.

This role requires high levels of organization and attention to details, along with the ability to manage budget and schedule expectations.

This person will also be the primary project interface to the customer and will need to have strong interpersonal skills and demonstrate confidence in the implementation plan in Electrification Distribution Solutions, US.

Reporting to the Data Center Manager, responsibilities include but are not limited to leading all aspects of Data Center and Parallel Switch Gear projects and service contracts for large/complex customers to assure cost-effective execution of project deliverables in accordance with contract specifications, quality standards, schedule, and safety requirements during the start-up, construction, commissioning, and/or post-commissioning phases.

“Locate remote within the USA” Your responsibilities Project Leadership
– Leads the project team, establishes the project execution approach and oversees project hand-over, execution planning, and monitoring and control activities for both internal and external resources to accomplish all project goals Planning and Scheduling
– Defines, all project plan documents, including scope and financial plans, schedule and risk management plans Planning and Scheduling Project Execution and Control
– Ensures that the project follows execution best practices and ABB policies.

Effectively monitors and controls project progress and efficient resource utilization.

Monitors and controls project financials, overseeing project invoicing status, cost, expenses, and cash flow.

Identifies, qualifies, quantifies and manages project risks, and ensures that all opportunities are identified and pursued Captures, analyzes and shares lessons learned throughout the project.

Ensures that the project is formally closed out, as contractually agreed.

Drives the formal acceptance of the project, contract close-out and its acknowledgement by the customer Contract, claims and procurement management
– Serves as a project representative by building and maintaining effective relationships with customers as well as other local organizations such as authorities, banks, and suppliers as necessary to ensure their active support of field activities Stakeholder relations
– Acts as the key contact for the customer and an escalation point for project issues.

Builds and maintains strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders and effectively communicates with all stakeholders Health, safety and environment (HSE)
– Ensures the project follows and complies with company health, safety, and environmental policies Sub-contractor management
– Manages the sub-contractors on site hired by ABB as needed to ensure necessary quality and progress achieved to meet delivery date and agreed standards Documentation
– Ensures all documentation is modified and updated as necessary, the document handling system is maintained, and latest revisions are used for the work on site as well as documentation required by both internal and external customers People Leadership
– Coaches and provides feedback for project staff Your background BS Engineering or Business Management with minimum 5 years of Electrical Equipment OEM Field Service Project Management Experience Strong financial and time management skills.

Strong documentation skills and ability to Communicate with multiple levels within an organization both in writing and verbally.

Excellent time management skills.

PMP Certification is highly desired Proficiency in MS Office (including MS Project) products as well as other customer specific productivity suite software.

Ability to travel 20% of the time within the North America.

A strong understanding of site commissioning processes and deployment oversight of engineered solutions including IEC61850 projects.

Ability to manage and direct a multi-disciplinary team and subcontractors in a fast-paced environment and ensure cooperation and collaboration with other contractors and the General Locate remote within the USA.

Ability to collaborate and coordinate with a site safety team Ability to support development and implementation of test, start-up, and commissioning plans along with coordinating efforts with third party Commissioning agents.

Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US.

Benefits Retirement plan Life insurance Disability insurance Medical insurance Wellbeing program More about us ABB’s Distribution Solutions Division provides utility, industrial and commercial customers with safe, smart and sustainable technologies for the distribution of electricity.

With ABB AbilityTM enabled digital solutions at its core, our extensive portfolio includes distribution automation products, switching, limiting, measuring and sensing devices, switchgear, modular substation packages, and related services.

We look forward to receiving your application.

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