Operations Manager - Electrical
Reports to: CLP Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
Work Location: Aberdeen & Edgewood Area
Employment Type: Full Time - Salary
City Light & Power, Inc. has built a reputation as an innovative, reliable and responsive private utility development leader, and is seeking qualified candidates with 5+ years’ experience as an Operations or Project Manager within the Electrical Construction or Utilities Industry.
Key responsibilities and accountability:
Supervising, directing and organizing field crews. On some occasions and during emergencies this requires being on call 24/7.
Coordinate all field activities between administrative office and field operations
Ensure safety of workers through proper training and enforcement
Maintain quality control on all projects
Verify weekly time sheets
Preparing purchase orders for materials and equipment
Managing fleet maintenance
Other Management duties to include:
Provide input to engineering staff on cost estimates for electric transmission, distribution and substation projects.
Schedule and attend field walk-downs with customer, subcontractor and construction personnel to understand and determine constructability requirements.
Assist engineering department on field take-offs/evaluations for estimate preparation.
Compare various project documents for accuracy and consistency.
Participate in estimate review process with internal and external stake holders.
Assist construction personnel throughout the project life-cycle in tracking and understanding basis of cost estimate.
Follow up at the end of a project to close any loops in the construction process.
Assist in the preparation of project construction schedules.
Assist in preparation of look-ahead documents and weekly/monthly progress reports.
Reviewing and monitoring job costs versus budgets.
Reporting to management team.
Keeping emphasis on the client, develop and understanding of the client’s culture, key people and processes.
Candidate must possess experience in understanding blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to assist in time/cost/labor estimates for projects and services.
5 years or more of experience in the Utility Industry and/or possessing knowledge of electric distribution, transmission and substation projects is preferred.
Ability to assist in the preparation of construction schedules.
Bachelors degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related field is preferred.
Must have excellent analytical, organizational, verbal, written, and communication skills.
Must be a team player and be able to work with various partners from start to finish.
Work Authorization/Security Clearance:
You must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.
Willingness to undergo a background check in order to obtain Military Base clearance required.
Valid Driver’s License Required
CLP offers an excellent benefit package including health, dental, and life insurance, 401K, profit sharing, Paid Time Off, and holidays.
We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.