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Great River Energy Transmission Project Manager in Maple Grove, Minnesota

Job Description Opening: Transmission Project Manager Work Location: Maple Grove, Minnesota Applications Due: May 18, 2021 Travel: Approximately 20% of travel to project-related off-site meetings and site selection visits, along with travel to construction sites as needed. More than power, we're about people. At GRE, people are our first priority--both customers and employees. Here, you will find a team-centered environment that's rewarding, challenging, and exciting. As a cooperative-owned generation and transmission company, we are Minnesota's second largest utility based on generating capacity. General Summary We are currently looking for a Transmission Project Manager who will be responsible for facilitating a consistent project scope and initiation process for out of budget cycle projects and providing project oversight for assigned transmission projects from concept to close-out. Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to: ·Responsible and accountable for the overall success of assigned projects to support GRE’s transmission division capital portfolio. ·Ensure the project stays within scope, on schedule, on budget. ·Provide project support. ·Coordinate construction. ·Develop and maintain effective working relationships with GRE divisions, members, and other utilities to support effective business processes and methods. ·Facilitate the scoping process and documentation to improve efficiency and effectiveness. Qualifications ·Knowledge typically acquired through a bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction management, or related technical field along with 1-3 years of experience managing projects and coordinating teams of professionals OR 2 year post high school education and 5-7 years of experience managing projects and coordinating teams of professionals. ·Knowledge of transmission & substation planning, design, and construction standard utility practice. ·Knowledge of electric utility practice, codes and standards relating to transmission project planning, design, and construction. ·Skilled at effective communications at both technical and leadership levels. Skills must include good interpersonal skills, as well as written and verbal communication. ·Skill in conflict resolution including the ability to address difference of opinions or facts and the use of the most appropriate method to reach an effective solution. ·Ability to effectively plan, direct and coordinate the activities of cross-functional teams. ·Ability to utilize effective listening skills with the ability to interpret and clearly articulate user requirements and team member contributions. Apply Qualified professionals will find we have a lot to offer: competitive compensation, continued education, an on-site workout facility, generous retirement plan, along with many more benefits. Qualified candidates, please apply at under the Careers tab by May 18, 2021. GRE is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disabled/Vets Employer. Position Transmission Project Manager Location US:MN:Maple Grove Req ID 47