The Barrow Water/Sewer Project Manager (PM) is to oversee and manage direct bury utility repair work in various north slope villages. The PM duties are to effectively execute the requirements of the Contract to meet the Project goals and objectives.
The PM must have the requisite skillset to operate with autonomy to successfully work with the Public Works Water/Sewer Division Manager, NSB residents, and to provide a safe workplace. Project related duties will include providing estimates to the client with regular accurate cost/schedule reporting data; coordinating project activities with client departments to ensure project scopes meet client department needs; providing general technical resource for client department; reviewing contracts and invoices, developing and tracking budgets and preparing change order requests.
PM will be involved in onboarding and supervision of office, field staff and subcontractors to accomplish the scopes of the contract. PM will be responsible for scheduling of crews and scaling crew sizes to meet the client needs, and to identify required training and subcontractors necessary to complete the work. PM will attend project meetings, present work status and provide supplemental information as necessary to convey information. Duties also include coordinating procurement of materials.
Candidate must demonstrate a good comprehension of Municipal Contract Forms and Administrative processes. An understanding of the North Slope Borough Department of Public Works operations and/or Water and Sewer operations is preferred. Candidate must have experience managing personnel, with an understanding of human resources fundamentals. Candidate must be able to write clearly have good verbal communication skills and be able to work alone and as a member of a larger team. Experience with scheduling software is also preferred, but not required. Candidate must be a self-starter that is able to work with minimal supervision Experience working with, or for, the North Slope Borough preferred.
In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire. All job offers in connection with a covered contract will be contingent upon providing proof of vaccination prior to your anticipated start date. Minimum Skills/Experience Required: High School Diploma/GED Candidate must have good technical/contract related writing skills and comprehension of fundamental accounting processes required. Candidate must be Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point required. Minimum 5 Years of Project management experience required.