Responsible for directing and overseeing the management of the Transmission Line, Substation, Communications, SCADA and Billable/Reimbursable projects for Power Delivery. Projects begin with estimating and we follow them through initiation, design, construction, as-built and project close-out. Projects are generally complex, large scale multi-million dollar projects that can take between 1 to 4 years to complete.
Essential Job Tasks:
Plans, organizes, oversees, directs and administers the activities of the Project Management Department which consists of Project Engineering, Financial/Budgeting functions, Construction Management, Field Inspection and Material Coordination sections. Participates in the development of the Planning and Power Supply Capital Construction Budget project selection. Manages the capital construction budget by monitoring and reporting, on a monthly basis the overall and individual project spending and projected spending for a given year. Attends monthly meeting with the Vice President of Planning and Power Supply and the Manager of System Planning to discuss the capital construction budget report. Serves on various Corporate Committees within Santee Cooper, represents Santee Cooper at meetings with other utilities and/or government agencies and provides presentations, oral and/or written on topics related to the Project Management functions. Performs field visits to potential or active construction sites to view existing conditions and project construction progress. Performs special assignments including but not limited to manpower planning, economic analyses for various alternatives, property, easement and encroachment issues, legal issues, economic development topics, government relations topics, public relations topics and risk management topics.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from an EAC/ABET accredited school with twelve years of Project Management or Utility experience in Planning, Design, Operations, Maintenance or Construction. Professional Engineer registration in South Carolina required. Project Management Professional (P.M.P) preferred. Experience in Transmission or Distribution preferred. Five years of supervisory experience preferred.
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