Project Leader

Job#: 2007562

Job Description:

Position: Project Manager/Leader
Locations: Boydton, VA, Leesburg, VA, and Richmond, VA
Experience: 4+ years of relatable professional experience preferred
Hours: M-F, 40 hours per week.
Length of Assignment: Direct Hire 
Pay Rate: $110k+, dependent on experience

Our Clients Engineering and Construction business unit is currently seeking a Project Manager/Leader to lead large, complex electrical and low voltage projects ranging from $10M to $200M+. Projects include data centers, hospitals, manufacturing facilities, airports, rail transportation, utilities, and complex government facilities. In this role, you will be managing the entire spectrum of a project lifecycle and involved in project initiation through project close out. Also you will be a key player during bidding phase and through implementation phase.

**For immediate consideration, please send your most up-to-date resume in a Word Document to: Alex at [email protected]*

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performing the overall administration, organization, and implementation of small electrical construction projects or parts of a larger more complex project.
  • Managing several phases of a project lifecycle, including proposal, design, solutioning, installation, and close.
  • Assisting in the preparation of project documentation, including project requirements, manpower requirements, project layout, project schedules, detailed equipment plans and field office support.
  • Coordinating and assisting with or leading a project kick-off meeting.
  • Developing a Work Breakdown Structure for the project with properly named work packages and resources assigned to tasks (resource loaded) to establish a baseline resource plan.
  • Assisting with the scheduling of resources on the project to maintain the baseline project schedule.
  • Creating baseline vs actual reporting of resources, as required.
  • Providing and executing site surveys, site cost studies, projected costs, forecasts, cost codes and progress reports, as required.\\
  • Assisting with the collection of progress data of both self-perform and contractor perform work.
  • Observing and measuring project scope and performance against the project plan to ensure that the project is within acceptable variances of cost, budget, schedule and scope.
  • Driving the development and maintenance of project artifacts, including shop drawings that are required to ensure effective short-term and long-term staffing success for the project.
  • Coordinating the acquisition of major materials, and monitoring tool and equipment requirements with project leadership and the warehouse, as required.
  • Leading the acquisition of required permits and licenses for projects and ensuring inspections are handled correctly and in a timely manner.
  • Estimating, scheduling, or conferring with estimators, schedulers, and other resources that are assigned to the project to identify matters, such as work procedures, complaints, and other related problems.
  • Reviewing the project schedule with the General Contractor and/or Customer.
  • Working directly with the Customer on a schedule.
  • Managing the integration of data from multiple company systems and analyzing the data to draw insights on project progress.
  • Assuring timely completion of project punch-list items, the submittal of accurate as-built drawings, operation and maintenance manuals, and the completion of training materials.
  • Identifying opportunities for cost-saving measures, quality improvements and best practices.
  • Maintaining a positive, assertive relationship with other project leadership, including supervisors, superintendents, foremen, crew leaders and/or other project personnel, to achieve project milestones and overall project success.


Require Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Math or Physics preferably from an ABET accredited program.
  • 4-7 years of experience in electrical construction projects.
  • Strong knowledge of a project management / project scheduling system (MS Project or Primavera P6).
  • Ability to create project schedules and scheduling of resources (work items and tasks by hours).
  • Ability to estimate project work and prepare proposals for Customers.
  • Understanding of critical path analysis of project and resource data to identify potential project issues.
  • Ability to discuss project and resource schedules, costs, and budgets with project leadership
  • Strong knowledge of procurement processes, including evaluating suppliers and purchasing technical goods and services.
  • Ability to create technical documentation, including design documents and reference libraries.
  • Executive-level communications and presentation skills.
  • Team building and team leadership skills.

















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Employee Type:

Tysons, VA, US

Job Type:
Engineering and Technicians

Date Posted:
December 14, 2023