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Project Manager
United State Of America
Oct 07, 2017
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 6.0-10.0 years
Job Category Management Jobs
Employment Type permanent
Industry Oil & Gas,Pipeline
Skill Strong communication, analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills.
Role Project Manager Jobs
Designation Project Manager
Education B.Tech/B.E
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

We’re more than a pipeline company. 7,100+ employees strong, TransCanada is a vital part of modern life. Thanks to a safe, stable network of natural gas and crude oil pipelines, along with wind, solar and nuclear power facilities, wherever life happens — we’re there.

Job Description

  • The successful candidate might initially be required to spend significant amount of his/her time in the field on various projects gaining valuable experience to be directly applied to specific duties including:
  • Multiple site visits to promote the alignment of TransCanada and Contractor's safety culture;
  • Travel required on an as needed basis, but normally averages about 25% of the time;
  • Coordinating resources for emergency situations;
  • Providing technical guidance to junior and intermediate Project Managers;
  • Perform time and cost management of the project including setting budgets, schedules, managing project cost change control and variance reporting;
  • Management of projects, completing them on time, on budget and within scope using project management systems;
  • Optimizing and aligning project resources in each region;
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the numerous department stakeholders' expectations and expert contributions and how they can contribute to the project success;
  • Following all aspects of the TransCanada Capital Project Delivery System (PDS) with specific emphasis on:
  • Key stakeholder expectations, communication plans, risk management plans, change control and escalation plans, resource plans, procurement plans that includes contract development, schedules and budgets, etc., preparation of formal reports, lead in the continuing development of company Project Management tools and processes, leading program area business reviews to focus team achievement on business objectives.
  • Other tasks as required.
  • Qualifications and Education
  • Qualifications
  • Outstanding communication (written and verbal) and interpersonal skills;
  • Self-starter that can work well within a team environment;
  • Ability to quickly understand new processes and related issues;
  • Good relationship building skills both internally and externally;
  • Demonstrated competence in guiding teams in making quality decisions;
  • Comfortable and skilled in influencing others at various levels in the organization;
  • Excellent computer skills - experience with MS Project and Microsoft Office;
  • Strong communication, analytical, problem solving and negotiation skills.
  • Education/Experience:
  • 4-year University degree required;
  • Engineering related degree preferred;
  • Minimum of 6 years of natural gas or oil pipeline related experience;
  • Professional Engineer or eligible for Professional Engineering License is a plus;
  • Recognized Project Management training with PMP certification is a plus.

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