• Senior Project Manager

    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Project Management
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently recruiting for Senior Project Manager with Heavy Civils experience for our Nashville-TN office. This position is based out of our Nashville, TN office but will require traveling and working at various project sites.


    This candidate must understand and fully comply with all company policies and procedures, specifically including safety (Injury and Incident Free) and corporate code of conduct. This PM must understand and have the ability to effectively plan and schedule, project lifecycle events and general sequence of events and process for engineering, procurement, construction, commissioning and project management project tasks. Must have familiarity with Oracle Primavera and Microsoft Project. Must be able to prepare and / or lead a team in preparing schedules and reports both independently and team environments.


    Key Responsibilities

    • Develop the project execution plans, lead project reviews, lead negotiations with the client on change orders and contractual disputes while maintaining a solid client relationship and client satisfaction
    • Establish and execute safe and effective project delivery strategies covering estimating, procurement, project management and controls
    • Bid management, scope definition, program and estimate development
    • Stakeholder management, both internally and externally in a challenging environment
    • Ensure resources are identified early and available both through internal sources and our partner organizations
    • Appliance of and compliance with Wood governance, project controls practices including maintaining P6 schedule and monitoring the project baseline
    • Identification, assessment and mitigations of key risks and opportunities

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Bachelor of Science degree in engineering, perferred.
    • A minimum of 5 years  EPC Heavy Civils projects successfully completed as a Senior Project Manager 
    • Minimum 8 years of experience with at least 5 years of project management experience in the heavy civils industry
    • Ability to manage multiple project phases, from initial proposal, project definition and cost estimate to final EPC project delivery is desired
    • Strong client interface skills and the ability to work well in an EPC environment are essential
    • Must have a good working knowledge of project controls including scheduling, budgeting, progress monitoring and forecasting
    • Ability to set up and manage project control systems
    • HCSS, Heavy Bid knowledge a plus
    • Proficiently with P6 or MS Office required
    • Knowledge of PM tools such as Excel and Access required

    Company Overview

    Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  www.woodplc.com  


    Diversity Statement

    We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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