Group Manager - Utilities Engineering Transmission

Group Manager - Utilities Engineering Transmission

Actalent | Tulsa, OK, 74120, US
Salary Range:$86,000 – $135,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 15 days ago

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Actalent connects passion with purpose. We are supporting critical engineering and sciences initiatives that advance how companies serve the world. With almost 40 years of experience, our scalable talent solutions and engineering and sciences services provide the expertise our customers need to achieve more.

The Project Management Group Manager is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the department, facilitating professional growth among team members, and reporting metrics and statuses to the Practice Manager and the customer. They will provide leadership and direction to their direct reports and ensures that all projects meet their Cost, Quality and Timing metrics. They will also be responsible for helping to grow the business and execute the current work-flow.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

* Oversee project managers, project coordinators, and project controls analysts
* Provide leadership and training in Project Management to the department and provide one-on-one mentorship and training as needed
* Establish, monitor, and maintain quality control standards for Cost, Quality and Timing metrics
* Monitor and communicate project portfolio health
* Hold teams accountable to project baselines; make sure change orders and/or revisions are addressed in a timely manner when appropriate and necessary
* Work with internal Project Management Teams as well as customer to drive business processes to make sure workflow and workload is efficient and effective
* Determine customer's needs and work with customer and internal team to make sure processes run smoothly
* Distribute workflow from customer to Project Management Teams
* Interface, and be the liaison, with the customer on problems and inefficiencies
* Resolve problems that arise on invoicing, resourcing, and staffing
* Work out resolutions to disagreements between customer and internal team on processes and issues
* Proactively pursue solutions regarding personnel issues including hiring, firing, promotions, demotions, attendance issues, scheduling and performance reviews
* Utilize Microsoft Office and customer-specific software/applications to complete all tasks
* Drive development and training of team and help determine potential training needs

Education and Experience Requirements

* Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Accounting, or Business
* Six years of experience in scheduling, project controls, project coordination, or project management in capital projects
* Six years of experience interfacing with engineering, construction, planning, and project management

Requisite Abilities and Skills

* Demonstrated leadership skills managing large teams of diverse skill sets
* Demonstrated understanding of project controls and project management
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* Customer focused
* Desire to develop self and others: technically, professionally and personally
* Clearly understands the value of supporting and managing diversity in the workplace
* High level of personal character and integrity


About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.