Project Manager - Gas (RGE 67938) Rochester, NY US in Rochester, NY at Avangrid

Date Posted: 10/25/2018

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Job Description

Publication date: 25.10.2018
REFERENCE: 5103914601

Company
Company: Rochester Gas & Electric (RG&E)
Department: Gas Engineering
Job Title: Project Manager - Gas
Location: Rochester, NY (Scottsville Road)
Cross Company Responsibility: NYSEG/ RGE

Business and Department
RGE-NY-Scottsville Road
Rochester,NY

Description
JOB SUMMARY:

Scope of Work - Main duties, settings, geography, reporting relationships, other relationships:

This position is for a IUSA Representative who communicates directly with client. Leads IUSA Project Team in the
execution of the projects. Provides oversight to lead discipline engineers, project administrators, project controls
representatives, procurement representative and other team members assigned to the project.

MAJOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Scope of work - range of responsibilities):
•Review the Performance Measurement Baseline (PMB) included in the IUSA Project Management Plan to be
validated by Steering Committee.
•Verify the Project adherence to federal and state regulatory requirements.
•Approve all project deliverables by verifying (sign off) processes and documents. Provide overall project oversight
and work with IUSA Experts and Contractors to keep project on track.
•Ensures business and functional decisions which affect the project, are made to ensure progress and completion.
•Ensures Change Management processes to develop readiness plan and related deliverables.
•Ensure project resources within organization.
•Conduct readiness activities such as Planning Team Workshops and Quality Gates.
•Escalate issues to Steering Committee when necessary.
•Delivers project communications to the IUSA experts and Steering Committee. Keep stakeholders and resources
informed of what is happening with the project.
•Makes project decisions to ensure all project deliverables are on time, budget and quality. Provides overall project
oversight and work within organization to keep project on track.
•Approves and Reports on project status to key groups and individuals (PMO, Steering Committee etc.).
•Gains buy-in from key stakeholders and keeps their interest and level involvement right throughout the project.

•Verifies and Approves the Forecast and performance measurement of the project. Knows how the project is
performing against PMB (milestones, time frames, deliverables, budget and resources).
•Approves a Risk Assessment of the projection on a monthly basis.
•Ensures Project Team makes project decision to keep the PMB.
•Conducts in requirements gathering.
•Verifies contractor's deliverables.
•Ensures contractor's resources within the project in order to keep the PMB.

Requirements
JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Education & Experience Required:
•Bachelor's degree in technical discipline corresponding to IE's business lines.
•A minimum of 3 years of pipeline project management/engineering experience including general project
management experience.
•Experience in engineering for gas industries specifically with pipeline, compression, or distribution systems.
•EVM experience will be considered.

Certifications:
•PMP certification or similar will be considered.
•This position requires successful completion of the IUSA Project Management program within 6 months of hire.

Skills/Abilities:
•Must have excellent leadership ability, communications skills, interpersonal skills, and sound judgment.

This opportunity will offer
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41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified
individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination
against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to
employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local
law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status,
veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

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