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Project Manager in Moon, PA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

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Job Description

Veolia Water Technologies currently has an opportunity for you to join a dynamic team where you can be an integral part of the solution to Resourcing the World.  We are seeking a Project Manager to work in our Moon Township, PA office.

Veolia Water Technologies is the world leader in water and wastewater treatment.  As an experienced design-build company and specialized provider of technological solutions for water treatment, we combine proven expertise with unsurpassed innovation to offer technological excellence to industrial and municipal customers. 

Veolia Water Technologies is a subsidiary of Veolia Water, the largest company in water treatment services worldwide.  Veolia Water is a division of Veolia Environnement (NYSE: VE and Paris Euronext: VIE), the only company in the world to gather all environmental services of water, waste management and energy under a single brand.

The Project Manager is responsible for leading the organization’s efforts on project execution, commissioning, and ending with the expiration of warranty.  Must plan, communicate, coordinate resources, and promote internal and external interfacing from project handover until closeout. Must support the tender effort starting at the R4 milestone. Projects include municipal and/or industrial water and wastewater projects ranging in scope from equipment supply to design build and/or solutions efforts on small to medium scale projects.

Duties for this position include (but are not limited to):  

  • Directs all aspects of execution including engineering, procurement, project controls, construction, start-up and contract management
  • Corresponds directly with the client on process, scope, and equipment to further the project.
  • Supports the tender process as of the R4 as requested and more specifically the terms and conditions, schedule, payment terms and scope.
  • Communicates project resources, deliverables, and goals/objectives to project team.
  • Manages and plans resources pertaining to a project.
  • Consults with management on key decisions affecting budget, scope, and schedule.
  • Maintains a good relationship with the customer, subcontractors, and vendors.
  • Negotiate with suppliers and customers through Procurement and Sales.
  • Delegates tasks in line with project needs and deadlines.
  • Provides monthly reports covering status, cost vs. budget, percentage complete, etc.
  • Communicates a working understanding of design, construction, and/ or operations of technologies/project offerings.
  • Evaluates internal and external contracts and interpret language.
  • Responsible for preparing all internal costing, tax, legal, and risk assessment documentation and obtain approvals.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

  • A Bachelor’s Degree is mandatory to be able to perform the functions of this job.
  • A Master's Degree preferred in an engineering discipline. 
  • A Professional Engineer’s License (PE) and/or Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is highly desired.
  • A minimum of ten years experience is required for this position in the field of project engineering and management with the majority of it in managing numerous successful medium to large scale industrial and/or municipal projects.
  • Must have excellent written communication skills as the employee will be required to communicate through letters, internal memoranda, published works, written reports and proposals.
  • The successful candidate will have experience assigning work to others.
  • Must plan projects on a regular basis. This entails not only planning one’s own work, but scheduling the work of other project team members. Will have responsibility for the ultimate success or failure of a project and therefore must plan accordingly to assure a timely and cost effective finish.

Veolia offers you a competitive compensation and benefits package, along with a dynamic work environment.  We offer challenging projects and training to ensure you succeed.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status